is a virtual instrument plug-in which can be used to create
natural and synthetic choirs. The male and female choruses
combine to form a mixed choir, featuring the classic
(Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass) structure: women sing Soprano
and Alto, while men sing Tenor and Bass.
Magnus covers a wide
spectrum of choirs, vocal textures, choral pads and voices
make it a versatile instrument, full of expression
capabilities, delivering a new level of realism in digital
Choir includes a variety
of vocal textures and sustained vowels
in multiple dynamics: Espressivo,
Staccato, Marcato, Crescendo, Decrescendo, Tenuto, Maestoso, Legato,
Factory Presets features a vast array of sounds, including from Oohs, Aahs, Mms, men
and women in mixed
choirs to the celestial choir of angels, creepy voices, wailing, pads,
atmos and octave choir. Also useful for Monks singingand Gregorian chant.
envelope generator with Attack, Sustain, Decay and Release parameters
and several modulation targets, that gives musicians almost limitless
possibilities in varying and creating unique new sounds with different
Reverb Effect Built-in: Free variation of acoustic
ambience thanks to complete
separation of choir and room. Small rooms can be modeled just as
accurately as larger spaces. Customizable with user controls for: size
room, width room, damping factor & mix, used to create
psycho-acoustic models in the DSP environment, without having
to load up any other plug-ins.
Complete MIDI Continuous Controller. You can use this to automate
parameter changes from a sequencer, or to control your synthesizers
from an external MIDI control surface.
MIDI Implementation Chart for MAGNUS CHOIR
- MASTER VOLUME
- S. V. FILTER - LOW PASS
CC# 21 - S. V. FILTER - HIGH PASS
CC# 22 - S. V. FILTER - BAND PASS
CC# 23 - S. V. FILTER - BAND REJECT
CC# 24 - S. V. FILTER - CUTOFF FREQUENCY
CC# 25 - S. V. FILTER - RESONANCE
you install VST Instruments & Effects, please make sure your
computer fulfills the following requirements:
System: Native dll file for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8,
Windows 8.1, Windows 10
x86 architecture (32-bit platform).
For x64 (64-bit platform) test the demo
plug-in with your host internal bit bridge as in Cubase up to v8.5 (VST Bridge),
FL Studio (Bridged
mode), Cakewalk SONAR (BitBridge),
Cockos REAPER (Bridging),
Acoustica Mixcraft (full
or via external jBridge application for Ableton Live, PreSonus Studio One,
Cubase 9, etc.
500 MHz Processor (Pentium®, Celeron®
AMD® or equivalent) minimum.
128 MB or higher recommended.
VST compatible host / Digital Audio Workstation
DAW/ MIDI Sequencer: This VST software can be "plugged in" to any host application that supports VST
Technology like: Image-Line FL Studio, Steinberg Cubase Pro, Artist and
Elements, Cakewalk by BandLab, Ableton Live, Cockos REAPER, PreSonus Studio One,
Acoustica Mixcraft, MAGIX Acid Pro, MakeMusic
Finale, Avid Sibelius, Mackie Tracktion, AudioMulch, Steinberg Nuendo, Magix
Samplitude, Magix Music Maker, Cantabile (Lite, Solo, Performer), n-Track
Studio, VSTHost, SAVIHost, and much more
MIDI Controller Device: A MIDI Controller is
required to play this VST instrument. The most common type of device in this
class is the keyboard controller. After launching the Digital
Audio Workstation or MIDI host application be sure to select the appropriate
MIDI device before attempting to play your MIDI controller.
test extensively the demo version of your selected product (s) in your
make sure there are no misbehaviors before purchasing.
Installing and Uninstalling VST Plug-in
To install VST plug-in,
follow these steps:
dll file must be in a directory where the VST host is looking for VST
Put the Magnus Choir.dll file into VST Plug-ins Folder
of your host application.
To uninstall simply
remove the Magnus Choir.dll file of your VST
Software Development and Release Stages
v1.6: v.1.5 Improvements: -
Updated built-in sound bank to 32 patches (16 new predefined sounds).
- Added State Variable Filter, that includes Low Pass,
High Pass, Band Pass, and Band Reject Filters with adjustable Cutoff
Frequency and Resonance.
- Added MIDI Automation: MIDI Continuous Controllers (MIDI CC) messages
are recognized from an external MIDI control surface.
- Redesigned GUI.
- Added embedded CHM help/info file and button on GUI.
- Display selected preset.
- Added Web link button to " register full version" in demo, and
web-link to our site in registered version. Fixed
Bug selecting some preset sound and exporting audio, it resets to
default value. Now it is fixed. - Small bug fixes.
release (General availability)
v1.0rc1: Release Candidate.
released (Testing and development period).
Alpha released (Testing and development period).
v0.90/0.91: Pre-Alpha released.
and Programming by Daniel Laiseca
Evaluation & Registration
The code for the licensed and evaluation
versions of this software are
The Demo Version
is full functional. You can do anything you can do with the full
version, also some
presets are included to demonstrate the instruments
demo restrictions are:
demo generates a short beep noise in all output channels every 10
seconds and is limited to a certain number of trial
Registered Version does not have nagging sounds and
their use is unlimited.
The program is a SHAREWARE. You are hereby licensed
to use this
software for evaluation purposes without charge but if you use this software after the evaluation period, a
registration fee is required.
Note that by registering the software, you enable us to improve it and
full version is available to purchase, as downloadable software, the
price is US$39,90,
and you can download the full version as soon as your payment is
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