45% off ComposerCloud X subscriptions, including Aparillo Cinematic Synth and upcoming Hollywood Backup Singers
Hollywood, CA (November 26, 2019) - EastWest Sounds just started their annual Black Friday sale. This year, you can save 45% and get your first year of ComposerCloud X for only $199 / €199. ComposerCloud includes the recently launched Aparillo Cinematic Synth.
Black Friday is a great opportunity to get instant access to Eas...
Hollywood, CA (October 16, 2019) - EastWest/Quantum Leap SPACES II and Voices of Opera are each nominated for a SOS Award. The Sound On Sound editorial team has chosen Spaces II in the category Best Plugin and Voices of Opera in the category Best Software Instrument.
Musicplayers.com tested Hollywood Pop Brass and tells us "Like Voices of Soul, this is a library that utilizes East West’s Play plug-in, and despite the pop name, it is actually very useful across many other genres. Utilizing “tight, bombastic” brass sounds (to quote EW), HPB includes not only the expected short and sustained sounds, but a great selection of licks and phrases. We were impressed by how lively this collection really is!"
Barry Rudolph puts Hollywood Pop Brass through its paces and finds: "This is all so much fun and I have barely scratched the surface. All possibilities are here from deep and detailed orchestrations to instant brass sweetening..." Read the full review in Music Connection, September 2019 or online, page 12 at: https://www.musicconnection.com/pdf/completeissue/mcseptember19.pdf
Harmony Central's expert Russ Loeffler tried his luck with Hollywood Pop Brass and tells us: "If you’re looking for a horn section that can deliver pop brass sounds without the expense and logistics of a real horn section, you can’t do better than Hollywood Pop Brass. This sound library will change the way you use horns as part of your compositions and music productions. You won’t hesitate to move this horn section to the front of the...
Jacko at MusicNation enjoyed working with EW HW Pop Brass. He tells us: "Hollywood Pop Brass picks up where traditional orchestral libraries fall short, by delivering convincing and dynamic live brass band performances with great-sounding recordings. The perfect package, really." Read the full review here
Amazona.de's Raphael Tschernuth checks out EastWest's Voices of Opera. His expert opinion: "You now have everything you need if you want to produce the next Italo hymn” and "Eastwest Voices of Opera’s excellent sound leads to immediate satisfaction. Pretty quickly, you can get good, realistic sounding results, especially with the Soprano Legato patches.”“I know of no other software that covers the opera field with this enormous variety...
Selcuk Torun checked out EastWest's new virtual instrument Hollywood Brass and says:
“Six folders contain everything you need for a pop / funk arrangement. From sustain patches to licks and phrasing. The sound is exactly what you want for this genre of music. You can embed patches really easily and fast in an arrangement and play them.”
“Eastwest Pop Brass is very easy to use and you get exactly the sound you need in this genre.”
Dave Gale finds this new virtual instrument "High-class brass" and says: "This is a truly effective and versatile library, with an amazing sonic clarity and brightness that sounds effective and highly believable, even when solo’d." Read the full review here.