Review: ModeAudio Aerial
We drift into the clouds for this atmospheric piano and texture pack.
ModeAudio is in a relaxed mood with its latest pack, a serene selection of piano-based melodies and ambiences. The core of the library is a folder of delicate and haunting piano riffs and chords, which is accompanied by tuned percussion and strings, shimmering melodic ambiences and field-recording textures.
The pianos are thoughtfully performed and everything has a subtlety to it that makes it especially suitable for soundtrack work. Elsewhere, there are 12 organic-sounding drum beats with constituent parts, which we could take or leave, as well as a folder of tail samples to help your loops come to a smooth end. Although the instrument sounds are excellent and mixed well, you also get MIDI files so that you can experiment with your own library.
- 500MB 24-bit/44.1kHz audio
- 155 loops, 73 tail samples
- 75 MIDI files
- Acid wav, Rex2 & Reason formats