The Vienna Symphonic Library has announced the Vienna Suite (EUR 395) bundle of audio processing tools for mixing and mastering.
Vienna Suite includes the following eight plug-ins: Equalizer, which offers smooth highs and deep lows with an integrated 120 band spectrum analyzer; Master Equalizer, which provides 3 filter types on 5 bands and additional high and low shelf filters with 2 filter types; Limiter, which features a real-time input/output waveform display and an auto-mode for transparent maximization; Compressor, which has modern and vintage algorithms; Multiband Limiter, which offers 4 bands with transparent crossover filters; PowerPan, for stage positioning of instruments and real-time audio angular analysis; Exciter, which features 4x oversampling, tone-color sliders for mixing odd and even harmonics, and a high frequency FFT spectrum analyzer; and Analyzer, which includes a 120 band analog modeled spectrum analyzer, a fast and accurate display of bass frequencies, an auto mode for automatic range management, and a loudest frequency note display.
The plug-ins offer full 64-bit audio processing on all major 64-bit and 32-bit host platforms that support AU (Mac), VST (Mac/Win), and RTAS (Mac) formats. Those who purchase Vienna Suite through January 15, 2009 are eligible to download the Vienna Instrument, Jazz Drums, for free.
Vienna Suite is a download-only product, available at www.vsl.co.at.