So I'm working on setting up a orchestral template in my DAW (Reaper) that I can use as a starting point in new compositions. I use Hollywood Strings and Hollywood Brass for composing.
I was wondering if any of you have an idea on how to structure it all. I pretty much have no idea what I'm doing and was hoping for some guidance. So far I have sections with:
But should I make sub sections under short strings for cellos, viola, bass etc. or will that make the template to big and complex. Is it better to make sections (ensembles) with cellos, viola, bass loaded on top of each other. Really cant find the best approach.
How to organize your orchestral templates?