Soundiron has released Voice Of Gaia - Francesca Genco for Kontakt, an exotic female solo mezzo-soprano library featuring vocalist Francesca Genco, who specializes in fusions of Mediterranean, Middle Eastern and Asian vocal styles and modes. It is designed to be most ideal for soundtrack production.
The library was recorded in a dry studio environment, using 2 microphone types. It includes 8327 samples and 39 nki presets and is 6.67 GB installed. It covers chromatic true-legato for Ah, Oo and Mm (hummed) sounds, plus Vowel sustains and staccatos (8x round-robin) with various vowel sounds and dynamics, each playable over 2+ octaves.
It also provides a collection of nearly 1800 unique performance phrase and groove clips in Bombastic, Melodic, Bright, Atonal/Discordant and Whispering categories, grouped by BPM and root keys. The phrases can be directly triggered by MIDI key, or sequenced with the Phrase Sequencer panel, with 32 freely assignable steps, each with start/end timing and pitch adjustment, wave-form display, legato transitions, tempo-syncing, time-stretching, pitch transposition and other control options. The FX page provides optional multi-effects, compression, EQ, amp/speaker simulation and convolution reverb with FX and room impulse selection menus. It also includes ambiences and atmospheric pads created using the singer's voice, plus natural vocal effects and performance breaths:
- 24-bit / 48kHz mono PCM wav format.
- Requires the full retail version of Kontakt 5.1 or later.
- Kontakt Player not supported.
- Click Here for the full PDF manual.
Price: $139 (Sale price $99 through October 13th).