Musicrow Vintage Strings MkII - virtual strings machine

Vintage Strings MkII is a new super realistic virtual string machine that perfectly recreates the lush sound of analog string machines.

The string machine (also called string ensemble or string synth) was invented by ken freeman in 1970 as an attempt to replicate the sound of orchestral strings. It was so successful that it shortly became beloved instrument in its own right.

The distinctive sound of vintage string machines like the Arp Solina or the Crumer Performer can be heard on numerous music productions. It has been used by various musicians like: Pink Floyd, Air, Beck, The Eagles, Kraftwerk, The Cure, Joy Division, Josh Wink, Morrisey, Tangerine Dream, Keane, Japan, and New Order to name few.

System requirements:

  • - Processor Pentium 4/AMD 1500 MHz or better
  • - RAM 256 MB or more
  • - Free disc space 3 MB of hard disk space
  • - Operating System Windows 95 to Windows XP/Vista
  • - Host Application Cubase SX/SL, Nuendo (1.5 or higher) or other VST 2.0 compatible host application.

Price: €29

"Like these old machines, Vintage Strings MkII is a synthesizer that was especially designed to produce rich warm string pads. Vintage Stings MkII makes no use of samples and is very simple to operate, so tweaking the 64 presets or creating completely new ones could not be easier! If you like the classic sound of analog strings machines, Vintage Strings MkII will take you as close as possible to the real thing!" Via