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EastWest Voices Of Soul

Sample Library
Published February 2019
By John Walden

EastWest Voices Of Soul

Great vocalists are in short supply, but EastWest might have the answer...

When it comes to getting a great vocal, there is no substitute for recording a great vocalist. However, not all music producers or media composers have the budget or time (deadlines!) to do so. In these circumstances, sampled vocals — whether simple loops or more sophisticated virtual instruments — provide a pragmatic solution.

Virtual vocals come in various formats from oohs and aahs, vocal phrases (word-based or vowel-based) and even vocal synthesis (for example, Zero-G's Vocaloid). There are lots of choir-based options and a good number of loop-based libraries that offer genre-specific solutions, but, outside conventional choirs, there are relatively fewer high-end virtual instruments. Those needing a 'vocals in the box' solution will therefore be interested in EastWest's latest release: Voices Of Soul.

Getting Technical

Voices Of Soul is delivered as a 13GB sample library for EastWest's Play front-end. Licensing can be done via a single, one-off payment or as...

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Published February 2019