Orchestral Ensemble Essentials 2

by ProjectSAM

Orchestral Ensemble Essentials 2 is a comprehensive collection of brass, string, woodwind and full-orchestra sections, taken from ProjectSAMā€™s renowned Symphobia series and includes sounds from Lumina, the latest addition to the series.


Orchestral Ensemble Essentials 2 packs the right sonic ammo for film, games or pop scoring.With clever programming integrating Liveā€™s effects and features, Orchestral EnsembleĀ Essentials 2 brings immaculately recorded symphonic instruments into your Live session. Itā€™s not only a great update to the already released Orchestral Ensemble Essentials, but makes for an ideal starting point for new users as well.

Orchestral Ensemble Essentials 2 includes the following sections with a huge assortment of articulations per category:

Full Orchestra - Recorded with a full symphony orchestra performing articulations in a variety of arrangements. Articulations include sustained notes, staccato notes and pre-arranged major and minor chords.

Strings - Beautiful sordino (strings with mutes)Ā articulations. These will work wonderfully for subtle underscoring or soft pop arrangements.

Brass - Muted articulations, effects and a ā€˜Noble Brassā€™ patch.Ā 

Woodwinds - Includes tongue-in-cheek low staccatos featuring bass clarinet, as well as a variety of arranged textures and phrases.

Orchestrator - Orchestrator patches combine several instruments into one rich sounding chord arrangement - great for quickly sketching harmonic structures.Ā 

Special Effects - The arranged special effects are among the highlights of ProjectSAMā€™s Symphobia series. The FX racks comprise samples of exotic layered textures, from discordant woodwind beds to string glissandi to layered brass swells. Each Orchestral Ensemble Essentials 2 rack contains a set of tools to enhance the realism and production level of your track.