Native Instruments releases Session Strings 2 and Pro 2
by Francis Duggan
Native Instruments releasesSession Strings2 and PRO2: The new contemporary ensemble
Two new instruments offer a contemporary take on the small string ensemble.Session StringsPRO 2 gives you control of a 22-piece string ensemble, recorded in intimate detail, with a wide array of articulations for realistic expression.Session Strings2 – available soon – offers an 11-piece ensemble that lets you quickly add new color to a pop arrangement, dance track, or score. Listen to the audio demos, and choose the flavor that suits you best.
DETAILED SOUND WITH A MODERN DESIGN Incorporate new string textures into pop, R&B, dance tracks, or modern scores.Session StringsPRO 2 offers a mid-sized contemporary ensemble – sampled in intricate detail with an extensive range of articulations for expressive playing. A modern interface and several smart play assistance features help spark creativity.
FLEXIBLE MID-SIZED ENSEMBLE Session StringsPRO 2 doubles the ensemble size ofSession Strings2, offering eight violins, six violas, four celli, and four double basses. Use the existing instrument configuration or create your own custom ensemble of up to 22 players. Choose from traditional or modern seating positions to adjust the stereo positioning of sections.
MAXIMUM EXPRESSION Add realistic, nuanced expression to your string arrangement by drawing from an extensive array of playing articulations.Session StringsPRO 2 offers 26 articulations, including legato, portamento, and glissando as well as multiple crescendi, trills, scoops, falls, and glissandi.
ABOUT E-INSTRUMENTS Session StringsPRO 2 was created in partnership with e-instruments – the specialists for intensely detailed sampled instruments. E-instruments creates innovative, easy-to-use virtual instruments so musicians can focus on what's most important – the music.