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Ableton announces Summer of Sampler
Ableton has announced the Summer of Sampler, a special offer where you can a free copy of Sampler.
Sampler is Ableton’s advanced sampling instrument. Apart from having a perfectly descriptive name, it’s extremely versatile, combining traditional sampling features with advanced sound design functions. Sampler can handle any kind of multi-gigabyte instrument library you care to name.
But the fun really starts when you go in deep and start sound-shaping—Sampler gives you control over every detail of your sound. Be prepared to create vibrant and complex sounds from even the most basic audio source material.
Buy Ableton Live 8 before August 31 and get Sampler (EUR 99/USD 129 value) for free.
Ableton is also offering Samplification, a free audio package with new sounds, lessons, presets, Instrument Racks and Construction Kits.
- 19 Construction Kits.
- 3 Live Sets with drum clips.
- 97 new Instrument Racks.
- Sampler tutorials.
- New samples from Puremagnetik.
- Samples from Cycling ’74.
- Selected sounds from Sound Objects Lite by Sonarte.
Samplification is a Live Pack with a download size of 420 MB (uncompressed). Installation size is about 950 MB (requires Sampler and Live 8.0.4 or higher).
Visit Ableton for more information.