Garritan has announced Marching Band, a new Kontakt Player 2 based Marching, Wind and Concert Band Collection. Marching Band features Trumpets, Trombones, Marching winds, Euphoniums, Baritones, Saxophones, Sousaphones, Tenor Horns, Mellophones, Marching percussion (including drumline sounds from Virtual Drumline 2 by Tapspace), and more... with expressive control, Tongue/Slur Articulations, Intonation, Vibrato, etc. enabling you to create realistic-sounding Marching Band, Concert Band, Wind Ensemble, Brass Band, Drum Corp and other Band Arrangements quickly and easily. You can even build your own bands with Ensemble Building.
Marching Band includes Native Instruments' Kontakt 2 Sample Player and will thus be available for Windows and Mac OS X (Universal Binary) in VST, AU, DX, RTAS and stand-alone formats. Marching Band is expected to be released during January 2007 with an MSRP of $239.