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Originals Epic Strings

A 60-strong symphonic string section, featuring London’s best players

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  • A 60-strong symphonic string section, featuring London’s best players

    Recorded in the reverberant acoustics of AIR Studios, London. Close, Room & Stretch signals. 11 essential articulations. Available in our free plug-in.

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    Our dedicated plugin

    11 articulations

    3 mic signals

    Dedicated plugin

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    What's included

    Articulations (11)

    • Live — incorporates longs and shorts into a single playable patch
    • Long
    • Long Con Sordino
    • Short
    • Short Ostinato
    • Pizzicato
    • Long (Slow)
    • Long Con Sordino (Slow)
    • Long (Octave)
    • Long Con Sordino (Octave)
    • Short (Octave)


    Signals (3)

    • Room — A combination of Tree, Ambient, and Outrigger mics (the default setting).
    • Close — Add definition to the Room signal.
    • Stretch — A stretched version of the Room, creating an ambient, synth-like texture.

    FAQs

    What is Originals?

    Originals is a series of instant writing tools, expertly recorded in the Spitfire way at various high-end studios (including AIR Studios, home of blockbuster scores) simplified and presented in our easy-to-use plug-in. Clutter-free and focused, it features sliders for expression and dynamics, and a digital mod wheel that can be easily customised to the user’s personal workflow, as well as a selection of essential articulations, presets and controls. It’s the perfect next step from LABS, for anyone wanting to add a touch of Spitfire magic to their recordings.


    How do I add Originals into Kontakt?

    You don’t! Originals is presented in a dedicated plugin available as VST2, VST3, AAX and AU, so it can be used directly in your favourite DAW.

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    Tech specs

    Mac system requirements

    Mac OS X 10.15 to OS 13

    Minimum: 2.8GHz i5 minimum (quad-core), 8GB RAM

    Recommended: 2.8GHz I7 (six-core), 16GB RAM

    Both Intel and Apple Silicon/ARM are supported

    32-bit systems are not supported.

    PC system requirements

    Windows 10 or Windows 11 - (Latest Service Pack, 64-bit)

    Minimum: Intel 2.8 GHz i5 (quad-core) or AMD Ryzen 5, 8GB RAM

    Recommended: Intel Core i7 6th gen and later or AMD Ryzen 7, 16GB RAM

    32-bit systems are not supported.

    File size

    2.4 GB

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