Precisionsound Persian Daf MULTiFORMAT
The Daf (or Dap) is a large Persian frame drum used in popular and classical music. The frame is usually made of hardwood with many metal ringlets attached by hooks, and the membrane is usually goatskin. The Daf is used mostly in the Middle East and Central Asia, to accompany singing and performances on the tambur, violin, oud, saz, and kanun.
Dafs can be played to produce highly complex and intense rhythms, causing one to enter a trance and reach an ecstatic state. For this reason, they have always been connected with religion. In Iran, Sufis use Dafs during their spiritual chanting rituals.
Frame drums are most ancient type of musical instruments, with a simple structure yet a compelling sound. They have different sizes, and in traditional rituals the larger drums are played mainly by men, while the medium size drums are played mainly by women.
Our sampled Persian Daf was handmade in Iran by a master craftsman. It is quite large, with a diameter of fifty-five centimeters. Our Daf has seventy-two hooks, each of which is attached to a chain of four ringlets.
We recorded all the kinds of sounds you would expect from such a beautiful instrument: dums, teks, snaps, stopped hits, chains, rolls and scratches.
Persian Daf features:
123 unique hits, rolls, scratches and shakes
4 round robins and 4 velocity layers for all skin hits
618 stereo 24-bit WAV samples
1 program for NI Kontakt 3+ with scripted performance controls and GUI
1 program for NI Kontakt 2
1 program for Logic EXS24
The total size of the library compressed is 246 MB.
All formats are included when you buy Persian Daf
Precisionsound Victorini Accordion MULTiFORMAT
The Victorini Accordion is a versatile Italian instrument with treble, bass, and chord registers. We captured not only its delicate and expressive voice, but also its many key and button noises. The result is a virtual Victorini that comes alive under your fingertips. Our scripted version for NI Kontakt 3+ (all versions from v3 to the latest) also enables creative chorus and harmony effects.
Victorini Accordion features:
812 24-bit stereo WAV files
1 program for Kontakt 3+ with scripted performance controls and GUI
2 programs for Kontakt 2+
2 programs for EXS24
Individually sampled clarinet, bandon and bass voices
Individually sampled major and minor chord registers
Key up and down noises, button noises, and release samples
2 round robins
The total size of the library compressed is 544 MB.
All formats are included when you buy Victorini Accordion
Precisionsound Lute Harp MULTiFORMAT
The Lute Harp (Lauthenharfe) is a small 22 stringed harp with a dreamy tone suitable for folk, early music, and cinematic compositions. We sampled all strings in four velocity layers, with four round robins and numerous glissandi effects. Our patch for Kontakt 3+ includes tremolo and arpeggio controls for beautiful picked paterns.
The instrument’s range is three octaves.
The Lute Harp features:
Each string sampled with four velocity layers
37 glissandi and strum effects
4 round robins
473 stereo 24bit WAV samples
1 program for NI Kontakt 3+ with scripted performance controls
3 programs for NI Kontakt 2+
3 programs for Logic EXS24
The total size of the library compressed is 296 MB.
All formats are included when you buy Lute Harp.
Modwheel Angklung KONTAKT
ANGKLUNG is the third release in the Creative Differences series, a percussion instrument library that focuses on quality, organic percussion sounds recorded and designed for the Kontakt user.
Following in the footsteps of HUMDRUM and THE BENDS and WORLDLY GOODS it features a collection of 24 tuned Bamboo Angklung.
The Angklung is a musical instrument from Indonesia now popular throughout South East Asia. Made of two to four bamboo tubes attached to a bamboo frame. The tubes are carved to have a resonant pitch when struck and are often tuned to octaves. The base of the frame is held in one hand, whilst the other hand strikes the instrument. This causes a repeating note to sound.
23 Kontakt patches of single hits, rhythms, rattles and effects.
1570 samples recorded at 24-96 kHz with contact and stereo microphones.
We're not sure what the standard Angklung set is made up of but ours has the following...
18 Angklung that have 2 bamboo rattles that play an octave apart.
6 Angklung that have 3 rattles each that play a tonic, major 3rd and a fifth. The Major chord Angklung have been kept as separate patches
The single patches have 10 round robins of both up and down playing. The up stroke plays on key release and the volume of this stroke can be adjusted using the mod wheel.
Angklung -The Bamboozler also features a few patches that aren’t bamboo derived. You also get The Bambonezler a patch made up of bones, shells and seed pods.
The Bamstonezler a patch of slate stone hits that have been tuned and will play chromatically.
23 Patches of Tuned Bamboo Angklung
24bit 96kHz Multisamples (1570 samples)
2.58GB Core Library (1.4GB via lossless compression)
Note: Requires Full Version Kontakt 5.3.0 or higher
Samplephonics Eastern Percussion MULTiFORMAT
'Eastern Percussion' is the ideal production tool for you if you are looking for traditional Eastern and Arabic percussion sounds infused with complex hypnotic rhythms. Eastern Percussion contains a beautifully played collection of multi-layered, trance inducing exotic percussion samples that are bursting with character, authenticity and flair.
Inside this stunning percussion sample library you will find an incredible array of ethnic drums, including bendir and daf frame drum loops, booming goblet drum samples, rattling hajar and mirwas patterns, zinging naqaras, naqareh loops, riqqs and a whole host of indigenous Middle Eastern shakers, bells, cymbals and percussion instrument sounds.
These Royalty-Free percussion loops and one-shots come in Wav and Acid Loops file formats, with sampler instrument patches for Halion, NNXT, Ableton Sampler, Maschine, Kontakt, Motu MachFive and EXS24. Inject some world class grooves into your sound.
• 863.9 MB of Content
• 244 Loops
• 149 One-Shots
• Sampler instruments for Halion, NNXT, Ableton Sampler, Maschine, Kontakt, Motu MachFive and EXS24
Cling Film Frame Drums KONTAKT
Cling Film Frame Drums is a deep sounding percussion instrument made in the kitchen.
It was created by recording hits on cling film on a bowl, and sounds like a real frame drum – perfect for underscore and cinematic music.
Cling Film Frame drums was recorded by sampling multiple hits of cling film over a bowl with dinner’s leftovers in it.
It has a nice deep sound that works perfectly for cinematic, underscore and ethnic music, sounding just like a high pitched tom drum or bonjo drum.
PureMagnetik MalletPak One MULTiFORMAT
MalletPak One is a collection of 13 multisampled marimba instruments. It was recorded in a reflective room with a pair of Shure KSM32s in an ORTF configuration to capture the wide stereo field of the instrument. Four different mallet types were used with multiple hits for round-robin triggering and several velocity layers each.
A violin bow recorded for each marimba bar creates an eerily textured patch with infinite sustain. A hybrid patch combining mallet strikes with the bowed texture allows you to mix between articulations. The Logic, Kontakt and Ableton versions include a massive program that includes all 4 mallet types for easy switching during a performance or recording. Additionally, there are several synthetic patches using the marimba as sound source to create unique new musical tones.
MalletPak was produced in collaboration with artist Richard Lainhart.
MalletPak One Features
• 13 multi-sampled instruments
• Over 900 high quality samples
• Advanced Ableton Live Racks with Macro Controls
• Kontakt KSP easy edit GUI
• Requires Ableton Live 8.2.1 & up, Kontakt 3.5 & up or Logic 8 & up
• 250 MB of physical RAM
• 600 Megabytes (MB) of free hard disk space