Software Package Designed To Master All Sampling Challenges
SKYLIFE announces SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite 11/08/11
We hadn't heard from them for some time but the news is that SKYLIFE has announced the upcoming release of the new SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite. Here's their press release with all of the details:
With the Sampling Suite everybody who is into sampling will get a complete software package to master all sampling challenges elegantly and fast. Therefore the Sampling Suite offers a comprehensive and sophisticated set of tools for instrument mapping and export, auto sampling, MIDI remote control, format conversion, batch and auto-loop processing, sample playback and synthesis. It was never easier to build sample-based instruments on a professional top quality level. SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite contains the following products:
Camel Audio Alchemy Player 1.2
Awave Studio 10.4
More than 1 GB of premium samples in Soundfont 2 file format
Clever Instrument Creation
With the Sampling Suite you can easily do automatic sampling of acoustic and electronic instruments. Remote control your MIDI gear and sample all sound nuances fully automatically. Seamless integrated WaveRobot software lets you find perfect loop points even for whole multi-samples with different velocity layers during recording. It was never easier to build professional sounding software instruments.
Import older sampler formats like Ensoniq, Kurzweil, Roland and Yamaha or even use original AKAI S1000 series CDs with Awave Studio and export them with SampleRobot to various software sampler formats. Or send new multi-samples back to your old hardware. With the new Sampling Suite you can do it all. If you like, you can convert about 290 audio file formats.
Alchemy Player is a powerful sampling synthesizer that offers a broad range of high end effects and sample playback features. With the newly created Alchemy Export Bridge you can export samples from SampleRobot directly to Alchemy and Alchemy Player. Play and shape instruments and samples instantly within your favorite DAW both on Mac and PC.
SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite comes with new export options like "Export all Projects at once" and "Export to Waldorf Blofeld". SampleRobot and WaveRobot are optimized for Windows 7 and offer better Win7 performance than previous versions. Key features of SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite:
Turn acoustic and electronic instruments, voices and noises into virtual instruments fast
Fully automated sampling
Intuitive project assistant
Sophisticated auto-loop processing and editing
Alchemy Export Bridge
Sampling of virtual instruments
Direct sample playback on Mac and PC, edit effects, modulation and envelopes
Convert about 290 audio and multi-sample formats
Import formats like AKAI S1000, MPC, Kurzweil K2xxx, Roland S, Ensoniq and MIDI Sample Dump
Extract samples from sampling CDs
Audio batch processing, auto-loop for all, resampling, normalizing, gaining, fading
Export samples directly to Steinberg HALion 4, Logic Pro EXS24, NI Kontakt 4, Reason NN-XT, Waldorf Blofeld, Soundfont2 and many others
Import and export for Yamaha Tyros 2+3, Motif XS+XF
Full MIDI remote control, incl. program and bank changes, multi-velocity layering
Optimum loop handling incl. forward-backward loop with 2 independent crossfades and auto-gain functionality
Sample and export whole synthesizer sound bank in one go (equipment copier)
Premium multi-samples from classic synthesizers included
SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite works with Windows XP / Vista / 7 and also under Bootcamp and Parallels Desktop for Mac on Intel Macintosh Computers.
Camel Audio Alchemy Player works with Windows XP / Vista / 7 and Mac OS X 10.5 or higher. Product Line
SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite is the new top-of-the-line full feature product for professional sample library developers and semiprofessional sampling enthusiasts.
SampleRobot 4 Pro replaces SampleRobot 3 and is appropriate for music producers and sound designers who are in search for sampling software with focus on sample mapping, auto sampling, MIDI remote control, batch and auto-loop processing.
SampleRobot 4 Multi-X offers a lot of new features of SampleRobot 4 Pro as a reasonably priced alternative. Multi-X stands for multi export. All multi-sample export formats of the Sampling Suite are supported. This product replaces the previous SampleRobot Essentials series.
SampleRobot 4 Single-X is a completely new and for all musicians and producers affordable basic version of the well-known sampling software. SampleRobot Single-X supports only one multi-sample export format which can be freely selected by the user.
Pricing and Availability:
SampleRobot 4 Sampling Suite: $399 / 299 € / £219 More information: