This is the free edition of alt.strings – a brand new collaboration between Venus Theory and Dave Hilowitz of Decent Samples. If you enjoy this library, we highly recommend checking out the full library.
Combining the sound of pristinely recorded bowed string articulations with imaginative analog and digital effects processing from a variety of boutique pedals and plugins, alt.strings offers a new take on what a string library can offer.
This FREE edition of alt.strings features 3 selected presets – a small taste of the 25 featured in the full library which traverse the spectrum of emotive ensembles, layered textures, and experimental performance techniques. It serves as a wellspring of inspiration for new ideas, or the final flourish of identity to your next project.
Tailored for the realms of cinematic and ambient composition, alt.strings effortlessly extends its influence into the domains of electronic and experimental or hybrid music styles. The library’s sonic palette encompasses rumbling textures and crystalline high-end tones, which, when layered and arranged, coalesce into an expansive, larger-than-life ensemble sound.
Designed with accessibility in mind, each preset and pre-arranged layer within alt.strings is a testament to careful craftsmanship, ensuring that the unique and emotive sonic tapestries it produces are readily available to infuse a renewed vitality into a classic sound.