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EastWest Quantum Leap RA - PLAY Edition

B&H # EAEW181 Mfr # EW-181
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This is a special order item and is non-cancelable and non-returnable. Est. arrival at B&H is 7-14 business days (subject to availability). Your order will be charged at time of shipment.

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Price: $295.50
Instant Savings: $98.00
Offer ends: SEP 22 '14

You Pay: $197.50

Add rare and unique instruments from Africa, Europe, India, the Americas, Australia, the Far East, the Middle East and Turkish Empires to your palette with East West's Quantum Leap RA - PLAY Edition. Incorporating the PLAY interface, RA makes it simple to access each instrument's expressive nuances making it possible to create realistic performances.
RA includes all of the content recorded from Rare Instruments with the remainder (90%) being recorded at Ocean Way studios in Hollywood, CA using Neumann U67 (U47s as alternates), Neuman M50, AKG C12 and Shoepps microphones in a phase accurate 8-mic setup for 3-D images of the sound.

64-bit with 32-bit compatibility for PC (*see system specifications)
Full memory access with MAC (requires 64-bit MAC)
Intelligent performance section including portamento, repetition, legato
Round robin reset
Offers improved articulation window and controls
State-of-the-art convolution reverb with pre-delay
Improved micro-tuning and sound quality with high-resolution audio engine
Hi-fidelity one pole filter for natural cross-fades
Stereo image editing using channel sourcing
The instruments featured in the PLAY Editions are newly-programmed for PLAY from the original recordings
Type Virtual Instrument
Voices CPU dependent
Sounds Yes
Effects Filters
Output ASIO, Core Audio and DirectSound
System Requirements Mac:
G5 1.6GHz, 2GB RAM, Mac OS 10.4 or newer
Mac Pro Quad-Core Xeon 2.5GHz, 4GB RAM

Pentium 4 3.0GHz, 2GB RAM, Windows XP SP2 or Vista, sound card with ASIO drivers

Intel or AMD Quad Core 2.0GHz, 8GB RAM, 64-bit OS and host

All Systems

iLok required (not included), internet connection required for one-time product activation


Supported File Formats PC: VST, ASIO, RTAS
Mac: VST, Audio Units, Core Audio, RTAS


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Best Ethnic sounds library

By drhanimorcos

from Miami, FL

About Me Experienced

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      Best Uses

      • Home Studio
      • Professional Recording

      Comments about EastWest Quantum Leap RA - PLAY Edition:

      I use the sound library with Akai EWI 4000s. The sounds are amazing.

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      you have to buy ilok seperately

      By daniel

      from canada

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about EastWest Quantum Leap RA - PLAY Edition:

      It is not mention but you have to buy an ilok key which is sold separately. It should be include in the box.
      So now i have to wait for several weeks before i can use it.

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