London Solo Strings picks up where most other string libraries leave off. This is the most playable string library out of the box; just load it up and start playing. Hear violin, viola, cello and the oft-omitted contrabass like you've never heard them before. Each instrument was sampled in 24-bit, played by world class performers with top of the line instruments. There's even a beautiful violin from 1740. Even the finest instruments made today don't sound like that! Articulations include: arco, marcato, martele, spiccato, sul tasto, ponticelli, ponticelli tremolo, half step and whole step trills, tremolo, pizzicato, ricochet, short, medium and long crescendos, harmonics, Bartok (snap) pizzicato plus a huge assortment of FX per instrument. At just over 3.75 gigabytes, this library delivers realism and flexibility. For the finest sampled orchestral instruments, go to "London."