Imagine creating new and unique sounds from a combination of traditional instruments, one-of-a-kind acoustic textures and classic synth sounds, all in a plug-in. Sonic Synth 2 gives you that power, with hundreds of samples from Sonic Reality plus the flexible synthesis and effects capabilities of IK Multimedia's SampleTank.
Sonic Reality Sonik Synth 2 at a Glance:
A collection of first-class samples of acoustic and electronic sounds Utilizes SampleTank engine for ultimate sound-shaping power Sounds can be up to 16 layers deep Use as many as 85 effects per sound! First-class samples of acoustic and electronic sounds Sonic Synth 2 starts with a 5GB collection of first-class samples from Sonic Reality that includes orchestral soundscapes, ethereal vocal layers and wine glasses, plus traditional keyboards, guitars, drums and ethnic instruments. Sonic Synth 2 also includes a comprehensive selection of analog and digital synth sounds that range from favorites used on hit songs to esoteric rare instruments.
Utilizes SampleTank engine for ultimate sound-shaping power Sonik Synth 2 is built upon the proven SampleTank sample editing and synthesis engine, which gives you an incredibly powerful sound creation tool. Using Sonik Synth samples, you can apply SampleTank's exclusive STRETCH technology to alter pitch, length and harmonics of individual samples in real time to create new textures you've never before imagined.
Sounds can be up to 16 layers deep Then Sonic Synth 2 allows you to build up to 16 multitimbral layers, each with different samples and using SampleTank's synthesis capabilities. You can blend acoustic instruments with atmospheric pads, time-stretched vocal sounds, or any other combination you desire. The possibilities are limited only to your imagination!
Use as many as 85 effects per sound! In a Sonik Synth 2 sound you can apply up to 5 insert effects per part, plus 5 global effects for a total of 85 possible effects at once! Effects can be automated and beat-synced. More than 30 high-quality DSP effects are included to choose from, developed using sophisticated analog modeling and covering popular effects from classic analog modeled filters to vintage phasers, flangers, BPM synced delays, choruses, tube-modeled preamps, EQs, compressors, distortion and many more fully automatable effects, Sonik Synth 2 has everything you'll need to shape your sounds like never before!
• 16 part multi-timbral sample-based synth workstation. • Over 5,000 sounds. • 8 GB of samples on two DVDs. • Includes 32 analog modeled DSP effects - 5 per instrument. • Multiple synth engines including STRETCH™ and Pitch-shift/Timestretch. • A complete virtual synth museum inside. • Sounds also compatible with SampleTank® 2. • Sound editing with full access to 50 Synth-Sampler engine controls. • Easy to use full MIDI control. • 256 notes polyphony.
Motion Synths & Pads. Rich, atmospheric synths, phat analog flavors, evolving soundscapes and evocative synth textures like no other synth has offered before.
Synth Bass & Leads. From the classic sounds of vintage monophonic synths such as Arps™ and Moogs® to wild trance leads, deep basses, and much more!
Vintage Keyboards. The most comprehensive offering of vintage synth flavors ever! Including rare keyboards like Serge Modular™, Steiner-Parker™, Gleeman™, Prophet 5™, Jupiter™, Ob SEM™, Arp™ 2500 & 2600, and Modular Moog®.
Acoustic & Electric Pianos. Some of the best quality acoustic and electric pianos, harpsichord and clavs ever assembled. Stunning 152 meg Grand Piano, tack pianos, Rhodes®, Wurlies™, RMI™, Electric Grands and more.
Acoustic/Electric Guitar & Bass. Sonik Synth™ 2 would not be complete without a great collection of acoustic, electric, and bass guitars; all with a variety of makes and playing styles.
Acoustic Drums & Percussion. GM and I-Map™ acoustic drum kits with incredible playing realism and dynamic percussion maps featuring Latin, African, Indian, mallets, orchestral percussion, and more.
Electronic Drums & Percussion. An unprecedented array of electronic kits featuring signature beatboxes like 808™, 909™, CR78™, and wacked out vocoded percussion and distorted resynthesized madness!
Ethnic Instruments. A variety of instruments from around the world such as hammered dulcimers, bazoukis, mandolins, exotic wind instruments and many others.
Brass & Winds. Pop horn sections to rich orchestral brass and winds, Sonik Synth™ 2 offers a great selection of solo and ensemble brass and wind instruments.
Strings & Orchestral Textures. Rich orchestral soundscapes, silky ensemble strings and expressive solo violins, violas, celli and contrabass.
Vocal Textures. An expansive range of vocal pads and choirs featuring some of the world's top singers. From pop to monk choirs to solo female operatic and more.
Special FX. Ranging from vintage synths to the far edge of avant-garde film soundtracks, the special effects in Sonik Synth™ 2 are out of this world!
Elements. A massive selection of partials to be used as elements in combination patches, including waves of nearly every vintage synth, noise formats, wine glasses, vocal elements, groove elements and much more.
Combi Patches. Sonik Synth™ 2 uses all of the single patches and elements combined together into MEGA patches called "Combis", allowing piano and orchestra stacks to complex evolving motion pads and more.
Macintosh® Minimal: 667MHz Power Macintosh® G4, with 512MB of RAM, Mac OS X 10.2.8 or later, 1024x768 screen thousands of colors. Suggested: 1.25 GHz Power Macintosh® G4, with 1GB of RAM.
Windows® Minimal: 733Mhz Pentium® III/Athlon™ with 512MB of RAM, Windows® 2000 /XP, 1024x768 screen thousands of color. Suggested: 2.4 GHz Intel Pentium® IV/Athlon™ with 1GB of RAM.
Platforms RTAS, VST, DX, and Audio Units
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