Realitone Sunset Strings [KONTAKT]

Realitone Sunset Strings: The Ultimate L.A. Session Sound for Your Productions
  • Publisher: Realitone
  • Product: Sunset Strings
  • Release: ViP Team
  • Version: 1.1
  • Requirements: Kontakt v5.6.8+

Are you tired of lifeless, static string samples that fail to capture the nuance and emotion of a real performance? Look no further than Realitone’s Sunset Strings, a revolutionary sample library that brings the iconic sound of top L.A. session players right into your DAW. Recorded at the legendary “Studio A” at United Recording in Hollywood, this library delivers that elusive “it” factor that can elevate your productions to new heights.

Unparalleled Realism and Flexibility

At the heart of Sunset Strings is its unique 2-Layer approach, allowing you to seamlessly blend between standard and extended articulations. This innovative feature breathes life into your string parts, creating organic, evolving textures that respond dynamically to your performance. Here’s what sets Sunset Strings apart:

  • Emotion on Demand: Crossfade between articulations to add just the right amount of expression.
  • Versatile Attacks and Releases: From slow bends to quick slides, natural crescendos to decrescendos, you have a wealth of options at your fingertips.
  • Ensemble Recording: Capture the magic of a real string section with 5 violins, 3 violas, and 3 celli recorded together, plus separate bass recordings for added control.
  • Detailed Stereo Image: Solo repetitions recorded in seating positions create a gorgeously natural stereo field.

Technical Specifications:

  • 12.8 GB installed
  • 24-bit, 48 kHz stereo lossless NCW format (originally recorded at 96kHz)
  • Windows 7+ and Mac OS 10.13 High Sierra or higher compatible
  • Appears in Kontakt’s “Libraries” tab after registration via Native Access
  • NKS hardware compatible, including NI Kontrol MIDI keyboards with light-guide

Who Should Download Sunset Strings?

  1. Film and TV composers seeking that authentic Hollywood sound
  2. Pop and rock producers looking to add lush, emotive strings to their tracks
  3. Songwriters wanting to breathe new life into their arrangements
  4. Sound designers in need of evolving, organic textures

The Realitone Advantage

Realitone has built a reputation for creating intuitive, expressive virtual instruments, and Sunset Strings is no exception. The attention to detail in both the recording process and the user interface design results in a library that’s not only sonically stunning but also a joy to play.

Key Benefits

  • Instant L.A. Session Sound: Tap into the sound of Hollywood’s finest string players.
  • Unmatched Expressiveness: The 2-Layer system allows for nuanced, emotional performances.
  • CPU-Friendly: Despite its depth, Sunset Strings is optimized for efficient performance.
  • Intuitive Interface: Quickly dial in the perfect sound without getting lost in complex menus.

Getting the Most Out of Sunset Strings

  • Experiment with crossfading between articulations for unique, evolving textures.
  • Use the separate bass control to fine-tune the low end of your arrangements.
  • Explore the repetitions for detailed, realistic ostinatos and rhythmic parts.
  • Take advantage of the NKS integration for hands-on control with compatible hardware.

Realitone’s Sunset Strings is more than just another string library – it’s a game-changer for anyone seeking to bring the warmth, depth, and emotion of top-tier session strings into their productions. Whether you’re scoring for film, crafting pop hits, or exploring new sonic territories, Sunset Strings provides the tools you need to create truly compelling string arrangements.

Don’t settle for lifeless, static string samples. Download Realitone Sunset Strings today and experience the difference that truly exceptional, living string performances can make in your music. Your productions deserve that authentic L.A. session sound, and Sunset Strings delivers it in spades.

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