After more than a year of development, Fracture Sounds has released Arco - a unique ensemble of four pianos, performed together in a concert hall with a range of bowed and plucked techniques.
Arco's features include:
- Three microphone positions, including our easy 'perspective' slider.
- Smooth dynamic control with the mod wheel.
- Unique 'texture' control for morphing between different performance styles.
- Range of inspiring articulations: Sustain, soft and hard spiccato, plucked, and tremolo.
- Atonal/Aleatoric effects.
- Separate ribbon mic patches for a warmer character.
- Simple and user-friendly interface.
Arco is available to purchase and digitally download for an introductory price of £75 (rising to £99 on October 9th). For more in-depth information, including audio demos, please visit the Arco product page.