VSS2: The Room Models

I’ve had quite a few composers ask if I know what real spaces the VSS2 rooms are modeled on. Some of the rooms are easily identifiable, but a few are fairly obscure, and one is a unique blend, so I asked Gabriel to identify those which are less obvious.

Keep in mind that while these are simply virtualizations of the real spaces, the early reflections in VSS2 are, in fact, based on the dimensions, and audible characteristics of the rooms they emulate.

 

CONCERT HALL A:

The Royal Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

 

CONCERT HALL B:

The Philharmonie, Berlin

 

SCORING STAGE A:

Sony/MGM Scoring Stage, Culver City, CA

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Paradigm Soundtrack Album Now Available

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The Paradigm soundtrack album is now available in all digital music stores and streaming services including:

I love listening to film composers explain their personal approaches and philosophies on scoring a picture, and that’s mostly what you’ll find in the following Howard Shore master class.

Howard Shore Master Class