Vir2 Instruments has announced that their new virtual instrument, Aeris: Hybrid Choir Designer for Kontakt 5, is now available for pre-order.
Aeris combines recorded male and female choirs and solo singers with the sound design capabilities of the Kontakt engine. Vir2 multi-sampled all singers performing vowels Ah's, Oh's, Oo's, and Hums. It is designed to allow composers to create lush vocal performances with different articulations including non-vibrato, vibrato, and true legato. for their projects.
In an effort to give users a fresh take on vocal performances, Vir2 collaborated with industry-leading professional sound designers to create a diverse collection of vocal pads using Aeris' choir and solo singer sample content.
Aside from playable vocal patches, Aeris also provides the user with sound design tools for customization. With up to four LFOs, users can modulate their choice of volume, pan, low pass, high pass, bandpass, and pitch. Additionally, Aeris includes dual sequencers for complex pattern creation, as well as eight effects.
Price: $295 - The pre-order discount of $75 runs through June 13, 2016.