* ViennaKey or eLicenser USB protection device, e.g., by Steinberg
Vienna Ensemble Pro has become the definitive cross-platform network solution in studios and production facilities around the world. This mixing and hosting application enables you to set up a multiple computer network with both Macs and PCs without the need for extra MIDI and audio interfaces – all you need is a simple Ethernet cable! Even when you’re using only one computer, Vienna Ensemble Pro improves your work-flow dramatically, with unique functions such as “Preserve” that keeps all your plug-ins and samples loaded while switching from one project to another – a huge time saver!
Vienna Ensemble Pro supports our own sample players as well as all of your third-party VST/AU instruments and effects plug-ins and mix them in stereo and surround (up to 7.1), with full parameter automation and optional one-click integration with Vienna MIR Pro. What’s more, with the included Epic Orchestra 2.0 Sample Pack you get a powerful all-in-one production tool to get you started right away!
Vienna Ensemble Pro 7 is the latest version and comes with a wealth of new features and performance improvements. Please find an overview of all the key features and versions under the Product Comparison menu.
You can purchase as many single licenses of Vienna Ensemble Pro 7 as you need. Instead of buying a fixed bundle of three licenses, you can buy one, two, three or more licenses, depending on the number of computers you have on your network.* Upgrade prices from Vienna Ensemble Pro versions 4, 5 and 6 are available. They are displayed automatically when you’re logged in.
A selection of powerful plug-ins, based on Vienna Suite Pro, with convenient GUI displays embedded in the mixer channel view: Compressor Pro, Equalizer Pro, Exciter Pro, Limiter Pro, Analyzer Pro.
PLUS Pro versions of our surround-specific plug-ins:
Matrix Mixer Pro, Surround Balance Pro, Surround Pan Pro.
Detailed clear names of all automatable parameters available in Vienna Ensemble Pro and all inserted plug-ins. Click “Learn” and quickly identify the corresponding parameter in your sequencer, with its identical parameter name and values.
Instance CPU Usage – Realtime read-out of the specific CPU load
Instance MIDI/Audio activity – Better overview, easy to observe and to control MIDI and audio activity
Vertical Instance List – For a quicker overview of all available instances (in addition to the tabbed view)
Improved Color Selection - System Colors available
Favorites Manager – Create a list of your go-to plug-ins (FX/instruments)
Favorites (auto-populated) – Always see your recently most used plug-ins on top of your plug-in list
Customize Plug-in use in the Vienna Ensemble Pro Preferences
Improved Plug-in Scanning for a smoother experience with troublesome or incompatible plug-ins
New Plug-in Browser with Search Feature
Instance disabling (automatable)
Copy/paste channels – For flexible template adaptations (Comm. C/V, Ctrl C/V)
Instant Server Discovery – Reliable server detection, also in complex situations
Faster connection/disconnection from VE Pro Server/instances
Faster saving times – Instance data is compressed/decompressed to increase saving speed with demanding plug-ins like NI Kontakt.
Articulation Display – The currently playing articulation is displayed directly in the channel (works for Vienna Synchron Player, Vienna Instruments Player, Vienna Instruments Pro Player).
Missing Patches – Missing patches are indicated by a red frame (works for Vienna Synchron Player, Vienna Instruments Player, Vienna Instruments Pro Player).
FX Mini GUI Displays - Watch some of your integrated FX plug-ins right in the channel view.
With up to 48 MIDI Ports (= 768 MIDI channels) per instance, Vienna Ensemble Pro 7 is the first AU3 plug-in on the market.
Not fully functional yet, workaround for testing and a first impression available.
Vienna Ensemble Pro 7 now comes with a dramatically improved version of the original Epic Orchestra. At 73 GB, Epic Orchestra 2.0 is ten times the size of the original that was included with previous versions of Vienna Ensemble Pro! The new sample collection, powered by the Vienna Synchron Player, includes all the previous instruments and articulations, as well as stunning highlights from our latest library products. Watch the videos here!
View all VE Pro servers, instances, channels on the network and stay in one DAW Environment, no need for screen sharing or KVM. Customize and organize VE Pro instances for quick access to any component of a large VE Pro template. Get more info about the app here.
* You need one Vienna Ensemble Pro 7 license per computer. For example, if you have two computers, one master and one slave, you need just one license if you’re running one or more instances of Vienna Ensemble Pro 7 on your slave computer only. If you’re running one or more instances of Vienna Ensemble Pro on both your master and slave machines, you need two licenses. Also, each computer requires one ViennaKey for authorization.