Wavelore American Zither KONTAKT DVDR-DYNAMiCS
Wavelore American Zither KONTAKT DVDR-DYNAMiCS
The Wavelore American Zither: Now available as a Kontakt 2/3 library, the latest version of the American Zither allows a huge variety of original and expressive playing techniques, thanks to extensive KSP programming and deeply sampled, crystal clear recordings. Featuring 12-way Round-Robin samples in six velocity layers (a total of 1080 samples), scripts to control polyphony/damping, round-robin playback, mod-wheel and release triggered-rolls, fully tweak-able portamento, and improved impulse responses of body and string resonances, the newest incarnation of our highly original first product finds new life as a Kontakt library!

Library Features:
* Twelve-way Round-Robin alternate samples per note, sampled in six velocity layers, across a range of approximately 3.5 octaves.
* Fully tweakable portamento, including user definable speed settings, interval limiting, time-polyphonic performance (performance detecting portamento bypass), keyboard splitting for simultaneous porta and non-porta playing, and more
* CC triggered and release triggered (also with performance detection) tremolo. Realtime speed and dynamics displays show the current parameters of the tremolo.
* Revamped sympathetic resonance IR's, with wet/dry control, impulse selection, and string panning built right into the performance view.
* Seperate keyswitchable octave coupling for both the portamento and non-portamento regions of the keboard.
* Expression control for CC#11 swells and fades (can be set to pre- or post-convolution).
* Definable keyswitches for portamento, tremolo, and octave coupling.
* MIDI Learn mode for all assignable controls and keyswitches.
* A feature-rich, dynamic performance view with five pages of clearly organized and intuitive controls for tweaking the instrument to your taste and style.
* Carefully chosen factory settings to allow unsurpassed out-of-the-box playability.
* A detailed user guide .pdf including a quick start guide and detailed info on operation.

home page:

wavelore.com/wlaz_K2_details.shtml
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Recorded with 3 microphone positions, 4 velocity layers and 4 round robin. All samples normalized to 0db, resulting in 128 volume steps, giving a much natural sound and feel.

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The cymbals: Zildjian Custom Session Crash 16", Zildjian Avedis Custom 18", Zildjian Dark Medium Thin 18", Paiste Masters Dark Crash 18" and Istanbul Mehmet Traditional 18".
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home page:
http://northernscoringtools.com/northern-woodwinds-oboe.php