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Synchron Solo Cello
release date: 02.07.2024

Synchron Solo Cello

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Synchron Solo Cello: True Artistry

  • Captured on Stage A of Synchron Stage Vienna
  • Natural flow of captivating performances
  • Emotional depth & technical precision
  • Vast arsenal of articulations
  • 11 Microphone positions
  • Several positions on stage (center, solo, 1st chair)
  • Perfectly mixed with production-ready presets

The Vienna Symphonic Library introduces the groundbreaking Synchron Solo Cello, captured in the exceptional acoustics of Synchron Stage Vienna's large hall. This masterpiece blends musical excellence, emotional depth, and technical precision to deliver authentic and captivating performances embodying pure artistry.

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Performed by Florian Eggner, acclaimed soloist and member of the Synchron Stage Orchestra, the Synchron Solo Cello showcases his dedication and expertise. As co-founder of the Grammy-nominated Eggner Trio, Florian Eggner brings a wealth of experience from prestigious venues worldwide.

Creating a solo strings virtual instrument is a pinnacle of sampling artistry, balancing the instrument’s full expressive complexity with ease of use. The Vienna team has refined the recording process, empowering musicians with guidance yet allowing creative freedom, resulting in a software instrument that sounds authentic from the outset.

Florian Eggner's extensive sampling sessions at Synchron Stage Vienna have yielded a vast array of articulations. Short notes include spiccatos, staccatos, détachés, ricochet, and saltando. Long notes offer various vibrato styles, attacks, releases, and slides. Legato variants span normal, agile, slurred, portamento, and lyrical styles. Additional techniques such as sforzato, crescendos, diminuendos, tremolos, trills, harmonics, pizzicatos, and col legno further enrich the expressive palette.

Enhancing these capabilities, the Synchron Player features a new Crossfade Editor for seamless blending and layering of articulations, alongside a Sequence Controller for automated articulation switching. With customizable presets and limitless creative possibilities, users can tailor their musical expressions to perfection.

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Multiple Microphone Positions

In order to capture the performances in the large Stage A, our recording engineers used multiple high-end microphone arrays, affording an abundance of options for creating your individual sound. The Full Library features three different sets of close microphones with tube, ribbon and condenser mic options, two pairs of mid mics, another ribbon pair a bit further away, as well as the Decca tree with additional surround and high surround outriggers.

Microphone Setup - Standard & Full Library

The Standard Library and Full Library of Synchron Solo Cello both include the same articulations. The difference lies in the number of provided microphone positions:

1. Close Mic 1, Tube (Mono) - Standard & Full Library

2. Close Mic 2, Ribbon (Mono) - Full Library

3. Close Mic 3, Condenser (X/Y Stereo) - Full Library

4. Mid Mic 1, Condenser (ORTF L/R) - Standard & Full Library

5. Mid Mic 2, Ribbon (Blumlein L/R) - Full Library

7. Main/Room Mic – Decca Tree Stereo (L/R) - Standard & Full Library

8. Main/Room Mic – Decca Tree Mono (Center) - Standard & Full Library

9. Main Surround – Stereo (L/R) - Full Library

10. High Stereo (3D) – Stereo (L/R) - Full Library

11. High Surround (3D) – Stereo (L/R) - Full Library

Cello Mic Positions

Room Mix Presets feature an excellent mix-down to stereo from the Decca tree and surround mic positions for a CPU and RAM-saving sound that’s perfectly balanced right out-of-the-box. A host of Mixer Presets is available in the categories of “Decca Tree Multi-Mic”, “Surround to Stereo Downmix”, and “Surround”.

The Standard Library and the upgrade to the Full Library (sometimes referred to as the Extended Library) are separate downloads.

Library Content

Standard: Samples 78.100 | Download 14,7 GB | Installed 14,7 GB

Full: Samples 187.440 | Download 22,6 GB | Installed 22,6 GB

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  • macOS 10.14 or higher
  • 64 bit
  • Intel Core i7/i9/Xeon/M1/M2
  • RAM: 8GB (16GB recommended) - Big Bang Orchestra, SYNCHRON-ized, Smart Series
  • RAM: 16GB (32GB recommended) - Synchron Libraries, SYNCHRON-ized Dimension Strings & Brass
  • SSD hard drive recommended


  • Windows 10 or higher
  • 64 bit
  • Intel Core i5/i7/i9/Xeon
  • RAM: 8GB (16GB recommended) - Big Bang Orchestra, SYNCHRON-ized, Smart Series
  • RAM: 16GB (32GB recommended) - Synchron Libraries, SYNCHRON-ized Dimension Strings & Brass
  • SSD hard drive recommended

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