he strings you’ve always wanted Augmented STRINGS Intro is a software instrument that uniquely combines rich sampled strings with state-of-the-art synth engines in an approachable and inspiring way, giving today’s sound explorers the quickest route to the fresh string sounds they’ve always wanted. Advanced hybrid sounds, instant sound morphing, simple macro controls, and a mix-ready sound – software strings reinvented. In the search for the next generation of acoustic instrument sounds, Arturia have enlisted some of the world’s best recording houses, sound designers, and instrumentalists, combining them with state-of-the-art synthesis and workflow-oriented design, resulting in an entirely new sonic experience. A new string palette: Immersive, orchestral, cinematic, and everything in between – these are traditional instruments transformed into sounds unlike anything you’ve ever heard. Combine authentic with abstract: Every preset features up to 4 layers of sound, with any combination of string samples, virtual analog, wavetable, harmonic, and granular synthesis. Morphing power: The Morph control gives you truly unique & ever-evolving sound with one click. Move and transform between layers and adjust multiple parameters at once. Transform sound instantly: Make dramatic, expressive changes with streamlined macro controls that intelligently alter every aspect of your sound – perfect dynamics and variety every time.