Broadway Lites is a virtual instrument with an attitude. A fusion of sound, music and technology. It features 15GB of multi-sample content, with over 20,000 unique samples of saxophones, trumpets, trombone and clarinet.
The instruments in this product perform with unequalled ease and comfort, allowing you to use them as centerpieces of your composition or as a delectable spice for saucy flavoring. For the very first time, you can even bring a sampled Saxophone to the forefront of your mix, knowing it´s actually going to sound like the real thing.
Broadway Lites™ is a virtual instrument with an attitude. A fusion of sound, music and technology. It features 15GB of multi-sample content, with over 20,000 unique samples of saxophones, trumpets, trombone and clarinet.
In addition to being powered by Kontakt 4 player, Broadway Lites™ uses the same groundbreaking midi-processing technologies as well as a select portion of instruments and audio content used in Fable Sounds´ award winning and critically acclaimed Broadway Big Band.
Broadway Lites™ provides an affordable introduction to the best-sounding and most realistic emulation of contemporary wind instruments to date, and is suitable for high-end studio work, as well as live shows of any scale.
15 GB of multi-sample audio content at 24 bit / 44.1 Khz
Over 20,000 unique samples
Real note-transition samples, including legatos, glissandos, etc
Real-time access to the entire scope of the articulations of each instrument, using the revolutionary ´Virtual Key-Switch´ system, scripted in Kontakt 4 as part of Fable Sounds´ exclusive Broadway Performer technology
Midi data morphing for mod-wheel driven crescendos and diminuendos, alternate samples handling (round-robin), including an individual cycle for each note in each dynamic level of each articulation, resulting in up to hundreds of individual cycles per instrument, providing the most authentic performance ever offered by a multi-sample library or a virtual instrument
Create and recall snapshots of alternate cycles to lock performance and gain ultimate control
Dump & reload articulations of instruments right from the player´s interface, to optimize memory usage
Top New York musicians and recording studios
MAC Standalone VST, AU, RTAS (under ProTools 7/8/9) compatible
PC Standalone VST, RTAS (under ProTools 7/8/9) compatible
The latest version of Kontakt Player is available through your Native-Instruments Service Center.
Windows XP (SP2 )/ Vista/ Win7 (32/64 Bit),
Pentium or Athlon XP 1.4 GHz, min. 2 GB RAM
OSX 10.5 / 10.6
Intel (!!!) Core Duo 1.66 GHz, min. 2 GB RAM
1GB free disc space for player installation
additional hard disc space according to the library size
internet connection for product activation required (on any computer)
Note on Support for KONTAKT Player products:
Native Instruments only provides Registration/Activation support for KONTAKT Player products. Technical support is managed by the manufacturer of the respective products/libraries.
An internet connection on any computer is required to authorize / activate the product (Challenge/Response).
Q: Can I use the included Kontakt Player for playing other libraries in Kontakt format (.nki plus .wav files)? A: No, they only work in a 15 minutes demo mode
Q: When trying to "Add Library" my Kontakt shows a message "No Library found" A: Then this is not a protected Kontakt library, but an open Kontakt format. You can find additional hints for Kontakt Libraries in that Sounds & Gear Video