Kong Audio releases Chinee Orchestra SE(Standard Edition), a collection of 27 classic Chinese instruments, plus one set of Chinese percussion. The Standard Edition is a streamlined version of the highly praised Chinee Orchestra Full Edition.
Simplified, but not simple
Kong Audio has put in lots of efforts into creating COSE as a practically useful tool for composers as well as teachers and students. All presets in COSE are created afresh with care, and it also utilized the features of QIN engine heavily in order to make the instruments sound alive.
Users can customize COSE presets at will and make use of QIN engine's Extender system to make multis, keyswitches, aftertouch/modwheel triggering, and much much more.
A Chinese Sound Palette for Everyone
COSE extensively covers the most common instruments used for composing Chinese music. Get inspiration from a vast range of sound of the East. Learn to incorporate the Chinese elements into your work. Or simply keep some rare sound in stock just in case you may need it.
SE complete instrument list:
Winds: Bangdi, BaWu, DongXiao, GuanZi, HuLuSi(X2), NanXiao, QuDi, Sheng, SuoNa(X2), Xun.
Plucked: GuQin, GuZheng, LiuQin, PiPa, Ruan(X2), SanXian.
Stringed: BanHu, ErHu(X2), GaoHu, JingHu, MaTouQin, ZhongHu.
Percussion: YangQin, Chinese percussion set.
A public demo version is available.
The price for Chinee Orchestra SE is $119 USD.
Windows (32/64-bit). 4GB RAM. 1GB disk space. 32/64-bit VST host sequencers compatible.