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Danny Elfman’s List of Digital Samples and Plug-Ins
If you’re looking to experiment with digital samples, virtual instruments, and plug-ins for your own epic cinematic orchestrations, symphonic soundscapes, and digital sound design, here are a few Danny-approved libraries to kick things off:
- Spitfire Audio: Woodwinds & Percussion
- Spitfire Albion: Strings
- Cinematic Strings: Short strings
- Cinesamples: Brass
- East West: General orchestral
- Native Instruments: General orchestral & Kontakt Player (for making your own custom samples)
- Heavyocity: Aeon, Evolve, Damage
- Zebra: Synth
- Spectrosonics Omnisphere: Synth
- Alchemy: Synth
- Absynth: Synth
- Massive: Synth
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