Login / Register  0 items | $0.00 New @ What is KVR? Submit News Advertise
8DIO Productions

8Dio announces Adagio Orchestral String Series for Kontakt

8Dio has announced the imminent release of Adagio Violins, which is the first product of several in their Adagio String Series. 8Dio says "Adagio marks the most expressive collection of deep-sampled emotional strings ever created and allows you to create completely realistic string sequences with true emotion and passion".

Adagio Violins is the first release, which will be followed by Cellos, Violas and Basses. Adagio Violins contain three main groups of violins. Full ensemble Violin (11), Small Ensemble Violin (3) and Solo Violin (1). All groups have been extensively sampled and recorded in a signature church environment with a hand-selected group of master violinists. All groups were sampled with three different microphone positions (close, far, mixed). They employed all current generation sampling techniques (e.g. true legato, deep sampled repetitions, etc.). New techniques (e.g. 10 uniquely recorded legato types, legato with round robin, dynamic bowings, loure, etc.) were also developed to capture a higher level of emotion and humanity in the performances. The result is a passionate virtual instrument which is extremely agile to play.

Adagio Violins Vol. 1 specs:

  • Next-Generation Orchestral Violins.
  • 10 Uniquely Recorded Legato Types.
  • True Ensemble (11). True Divisi (3). True Solo Violin (1).
  • Polyphonic Legato with Round Robin (aka repetition).
  • New Philosophy. New Articulations (ex. Dynamic Bowings, Loure).
  • Sampled in Rich Church Location.
  • 3 Mic Positions: Far, Combo, Mixed (5.1 compatible).

Checkout out Adagio Violins Vol. 1 by 8Dawn on Soundcloud.

Pricing & Availability

Adagio Violins is set for release in February 2012 and can currently be pre-ordered for $399 ($599 MSRP). The Full Retail Version of Kontakt 4.2 and/or Kontakt 5 is required.

Check out www.8dio.com for more information, demos, videos and offers.

Products Related To This Item
Discussion: Disabled


Discussions have been disabled for this item.

Related news...

Other Related News
04 Apr 2016 8Dio releases "Aura Studio Percussion" for Kontakt featuring new Groove Sampling Technique15 Feb 2016 8Dio Launches Project "Free You" - Create 5 Sounds And Receive Entire Library For Free27 Jul 2015 8Dio releases "Lacrimosa - 200 Person Epic Choir" for Kontakt25 May 2015 8Dio releases "Cinematic Sordino Strings" for Kontakt04 May 2015 8Dio releases Studio Grand Piano and Prepared Studio Grand Piano for Kontakt05 Jan 2015 8DM releases Deep House Vol. 1 for Maschine, Kontakt and Wav24 Nov 2014 8Dio Announces Biggest Sale Of The Year: 40% Off All Products (including Bundles)06 Oct 2014 8Dio releases Agitato Grandiose Legato Series for Violins, Violas and Cellos and Free Try-Pack for Kontakt15 Sep 2014 8DIO Announces 2014 Stand-Out Contest26 Aug 2014 8Dio releases Free Try-Pack for Agitato Violins19 Aug 2014 8DIO releases "Guitar Steel String Strummer" for Kontakt21 Jul 2014 8Dio completes its Claire Woodwind Virtuoso Bundle for Kontakt (Save 30%)21 May 2014 8DIO Productions releases "Hybrid Tools Vol. 3" for Kontakt11 Mar 2014 8Dio releases CAGE (Custom Aleatoric Group Effects) 66GB Orchestral FX Library for Kontakt02 Dec 2013 8Dio's 25 Days of Christmas Tradition04 Nov 2013 8Dio Offers 15% Off All Products - Only on KVR07 Oct 2013 8Dio announces 8W (The Eighth Wonder) - Sampled Symphony Orchestra for Kontakt02 Sep 2013 8Dio releases "Dobro Solo" and "Bassoon Virtouso" for Kontakt06 Aug 2013 8Dio celebrates 2nd Anniversary - Composer Contest, New Release "Claire - Bassoon Virtuoso" for Kontakt & More
16 Oct 2015 KVR Audio 8Dio Giveaway Winner Announced21 Oct 2016 Spitfire Audio releases Albion V Tundra for Kontakt Player with Intro Offer21 Oct 2016 MODWHEEL releases "Timphonia" for Kontakt with Special Intro Offer18 Oct 2016 #KVRDeal (until Monday, October 31, 2016) NewLoops.com offers 33% off New Percussion Library17 Oct 2016 Embertone releases Mountain Dulcimer for Kontakt15 Oct 2016 Puremagnetik releases Harpitron for Ableton Live, Kontakt & Logic14 Oct 2016 Xtant Audio releases O'Malley's Irish Whistles - Sample library for Kontakt with Intro Offer13 Oct 2016 #KVRDeal (until Monday, October 24, 2016) Native Instruments launches 50% off special on Sample Logic and Best Service instruments12 Oct 2016 #KVRDeal Expired YummyBeats Collection 3 - €35 instead of €99 until 14th October12 Oct 2016 Native Instruments updates Kontakt to v5.6.111 Oct 2016 BigWerks releases Book Of Sounds III - Kontakt Library10 Oct 2016 Soundiron releases A.P.E. Micro - Cinematic Ensemble Drum Library for Kontakt with Intro Offer10 Oct 2016 Cmusic Production updates Vintage Bandoneon Library to v1.208 Oct 2016 Homegrown Sounds updates Cassetto to v1.1 0 for Kontakt 5.507 Oct 2016 Adam Monroe Music releases AAX Version of Adam Monroe's Wurlitzer For Windows and OS X07 Oct 2016 #KVRDeal Expired Rast Sound Balkan Vocals Intro Offer07 Oct 2016 Rast Sound releases Balkan Vocals for Kontakt | WAV with intro pricing07 Oct 2016 String Audio releases Dark Matter for Kontakt05 Oct 2016 Multiton Bits launches with House and Electronica releases04 Oct 2016 #KVRDeal Expired VSTBuzz: 70% off “BLEED” by SampleTraxx04 Oct 2016 Soniccouture releases Xbow Guitars For Kontakt Player

Show more...