- A virtual instrument for Native Instruments free Kontakt Player
- Available in VST, VST3, AU & AAX plugin formats
- Compatible with all major DAWs
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"I've got every library known to man but few have got me this excited creatively."
"A highly inspirational tool for the sonically adventurous creator."
"STRANDS is incredible, when I find the sweet spots it makes the whole cue."
"What a beautiful instrument. It's so user friendly and looks gorgeous too."
"Brilliant. So much new sound design potential. Can’t wait to delve into this for future productions!"
"This is a wonderful piece of software. A creative and functional scoring and sound design tool."
STRANDS is a cinematically sound designed collection of bowed and electronic instrumentation
Bring your music to life with expressive, characterful and unique sampling
Sculpt and customise with powerful sound design features and an inspiring interface
Simplified front page with instant control over your sounds.
Inspiring background design which reacts to the performance controls.
Additional parameters available under every performance control.
Raw acoustic and electronic instruments with lots of character and expression.
Mix of abstract real world samples, processed instruments and synths.
Utility synth waves and noise, providing the building blocks for sound design.
Blend between the two layers with crossfading or layering.
Choose sound sources for each layer which blend or contrast.
Fast and intuitive pitch controls for each layer.
Amp, Pitch & Filter envelopes for each layer with optional Link.
Delay the second layer to create movement and drama.
Low, Band & High pass filter options for each layer with linked cutoff.
Perform dynamics to layer with orchestral libraries.
Use filtering to create more natural dynamics.
Keyboard control of dynamics and dampening.
Blend additional voices to increase width and scale.
Expressive control of LFO amounts.
Get modulation perfectly in or out of time.
Switch between 8 available waveshapes.
Modulate amount and rate of LFO2 with LFO1.
Use a combo of four different lofi effects to dial in the vibe you're after.
Create drastic effects using 3 FX slots then blend with the dry signal.
Drag and drop your own impulse responses for advanced sound design.
Flexible delay and reverb send for creating space or huge washes.
Assign MIDI to the performance controls from the UI.
Get better visual feedback of what your MIDI is controlling.
Save time by learning multiple controls at once.
- Over 900 snapshots
- 2.5gb samples
- 32 Sound Sources
- 2 layer sound design engine
- User impulse response import
- NKS / Kontakt Player Compatible
- VST, AAX & AU
- Kontakt 6.7.0 or higher
- macOS 10.14 or above
- Natively compatible w/ Apple Silicon
- Windows 10 & 11
- Download & install via Native Access