Version History

Version history

VERSION HISTORY OF ALL MAJOR UPDATES PER LIBRARY

Sizes are expressed in uncompressed audio format

 

SYMPHOBIA 3: LUMINA

Version 1.5 '2016 Edition': 1.2 GB of new content added
- Flute + oboe + clarinet phrases & patterns 
- Violin 1 + violin 2 + viola phrases & patterns
- Trumpet + horn + trombone phrases & patterns
- New Stories
- Native Kontrol Standard support
​- Updated interface

Version 1.1: 7 GB of new content added
- Section splits: now you can enable just the strings, choir, woodwinds or piano, harp & percussion. Available for selected textures.
- New ‘miscellaneous textures’ instrument
- Speed control for all textures: time-stretch on the fly
- Double the amount of Stories, adding new and inspiring Stories to all three categories: fantasy, mystery & cartoon
- On-screen information for each Story
- Updated and streamlined interface design
- Bug fixes and other small improvements

 

SYMPHOBIA 2

Version 1.5 '2016 Edition': 2.6 GB of new content
- Trumpet + horn + trombone performing Maj, Min & Dim chords
- Violin 1 + violin 2 + viola performing Maj, Min & Dim chords
- Flute + oboe + clarinet performing Maj, Min & Dim chords
- Native Kontrol Standard support
- Updated interface
- New dynamic response
- Speed control
- Sustain pedal control
- Major loading speed improvements

Version 1.4: Real-time microphone mixing and new articulation selection options based on the Symphobia 3: Lumina interface

Version 1.3: 7 GB of new content added

- Additional dynamic layer for Hn Tbn in unis legato ensemble
- Additional dynamic layer for Vcl Db in Oct legato ensemble
- Additional dynamic layer for Vlns in Oct legato ensemble
- Additional dynamic layer for Hn Vln Vla in unis legato ensemble (using Hn Tbn forte layer)
- New Horns with Trombones Instrument "Cliffhanger Clusters" and DXF octaves
- 10 New Multis
- Completely rewritten script for all instruments offering improved stability and speed
- Ability to control Release Trail volume per keyswitch
- Ability to control Release Trail length per keyswitch
- Ability to control overlap time and curve for Legatos
- Ability to enable/disable lowpass filter for soft Legato dynamics
- Ability to reset/bypass round robin cycle with default piano key A6 (shown in yellow on keyboard)
- Release Trail memory for Legatos (reverb trails won't cut off when playing faster notes)
- Only relevant controls for selected keyswitch are displayed
- Active keyswitch shown in green on Kontakt on-screen keyboard
- Keyboard coloring for Multis (showing you where instrument ranges start and stop)
- More consistent keyswitch start position (C6 for almost all instruments)
- Improved instrument and keyswitch naming, grouping and order
- Better on-screen explanatory texts for selected keyswitch
- More control over DSP effects from interface (each effect can now be controlled individually)
- All Legatos now controlled by modwheel (instead of velocity)
- Interface now shows library version number for user reference
- Updated interface graphics

 

SYMPHOBIA 1

Version 1.5 '2016 Edition': improved audio content
- Audio edits for staccato & pizzicato strings
- Native Kontrol Standard support
- Updated interface
- New dynamic response
- Speed control
- Sustain pedal control
- Major loading speed improvements

Version 1.4: Real-time microphone mixing and new articulation selection options based on the Symphobia 3: Lumina interface

Version 1.3: New keyswitch interface based on Symphobia 2
 interface

Version 1.2: 1.5 GB of new content added
- New string ensemble tremolo 3-layer DYN (p / mf / ff)

- New brass ensemble fast attack sustain 2-layer DYN (mp / f)
- New Uilleann pipe phrases

- New low whistle phrases
- 
15 New multis added, now 55 multis in total, categorised
- Revised audio pool for String Ens sustain patches
- 
Improved tightness of Brass Ens Staccato SH and String Ens Staccato SH patches
- Expression (CC11) control now also available for DYN patches
- 
Smoother Modwheel (DYN) patches throughout library using larger “lag” values Improved filter cut off response

- Symphobia 1.1 bonus content moved into main library structure

- Multis are now categorized in folders

- Clearer naming for the short (SH) and stacked (ST) instruments

 

Version 1.1: 1.9 GB of new content added
- New fast attack ensemble strings mf/ff (modwheel control)
- New brass chords without tuba/bass note (modwheel control)
- Newstring ensemble very slow glissandi

- New string + brass ensemble dark textures
- 
New effect: string + brass ensemble trill crescendo

- New effect: string + brass ensemble trill marcato
- 
20 New Multis added, now 40 Multis in total
- Improvements & changes in 1.1

- Color code added to interface to quickly identify section

- Expression (CC11) control added to all programs
- 
ADSR control page added to interface

- Keyswitches moved upwards to fit within 88-note keyboard range (C6 and up)

- Improved round robin behavior: now functions properly regardless of amount of notes pressed in chord
- Smoother Modwheel (DYN) patches throughout library
- 
Modwheel switch programs (MOD) added as alternative to Keyswitching

- Improved tuning in vibrato woodwind ensemble
- 
Tighter attacks for various articulations, including string staccato/spiccato

 

ORCHESTRAL ESSENTIALS 2

Version 1.1: 1.6 GB of new content added
- New 3 Violins + 3 Violas ensemble: long notes, marcato, staccato, staccatissimo, pizzicato
- 4 New Multis using the new ensemble
- Various programming improvements

 

ORCHESTRAL ESSENTIALS 1

Version 1.1: 2.5 GB of new content added
- Celli + Basses real legato in octaves (stage mic, 2 layers)
- Full Choir Aahs (stage mic, 2 layers)
- Brass Staccato Mutes (stage mic)
- Flute and Piccolo Octave Runs (close mic, major/mior, up/down)
- New World Percussion drums kit (previously unreleased percussion samples!)
- Tubular Bells (close mic)
- 8 New Multis
- New Full Orchestra instrument
- Various programming fixes
- Graphical interface tweaks