Repeated legato notes too quiet in Sibelius using EastWest Hollywood Orchestra libraries?

Asked by: Amanda Smith

How do you use EastWest opus?

The search bar allows you to find instruments based on keywords. Just enter keywords into the search bar. Field hit return and the results will appear in the results.

What is Opus Software EastWest?

EastWest Hollywood Orchestra Opus Edition includes Hollywood Orchestrator, one of the most powerful composition tools you’ll ever use. With it, you’ll be able to build complex orchestral arrangements by playing a few simple chords with one hand and shaping expression with the other.

What is Hollywood Orchestra Opus edition?

Produced by industry titans Doug Rogers and Nick Phoenix and sound engineered by Academy Award and BAFTA winner Shawn Murphy, Hollywood Orchestra Opus Edition is the culmination of over a decade of recording and programming and is the industry standard for achieving professional sounding orchestral soundtracks.

What is EastWest Hollywood orchestrator?

Simple. Chords hollywood orchestrator uses the complete sample content of hollywood orchestra opus edition and combines these patches into play ready orchestral arrangements in the style of

Is play by EastWest free?

EastWest’s PLAY 4 is now available for ALL EastWest sound libraries for FREE!

How do you install EastWest Hollywood choirs?

Click the ‘Download’ button in the Play Software panel that appears near the top of the Installation Center. Once the download is complete, the installer will launch auto- matically, allowing you to procede through the dialog windows to install Play 6, the sample engine that powers Hollywood Choirs.

How do you use EastWest Hollywood orchestrator?

We start with a string sustain preset to create a beautiful and emotional string intro let's try sustain cello lead 3. As you can hear this preset has the middle voice featured in the cello.

How can I use EastWest library?

Activate EastWest sound libraries

  1. In the EW Installation Center, click Activate located at the top of the application.
  2. Click Next, select the library you want to activate, then click Next.
  3. Select where you want the library to be activated: your computer or your iLok.

What is meant by orchestration in a piece of music?

orchestration, the arrangement or composition of music for instruments, especially those found in an orchestra. See instrumentation.

What is the difference between orchestra and orchestration?

It is the principal large instrument ensemble of Western music from the 18th to the 20th cent. Orchestration is the scoring of a piece of music so that it can be played by specific instruments.

What is good orchestration?

Why because good orchestration aims for richness. And richness usually requires more than one layer of tone bassoons here at a sort of background layer resonance in front of which the strings unfold.

What’s the difference between an arranger and an orchestrator?

They’re quite close. My understanding of it, put simply, is that orchestration is writing for multiple parts as you’re composing, whereas arrangement is taking existing material and writing out the parts. This usually results in a piece that has the spirit of the original material, but a unique touch from the arranger.

How do you arrange music in orchestra?

The press will just destroy a string so two things make up for that one is the fact that we have miking. So um the strings will be adjust to be louder than the brass.

Who stands in front of the orchestra?


The Orchestra is a large group of musicians who play different musical instruments together. It’s led by a conductor: a person who stands in front of the orchestra or a group of singers and directs their performance.