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Acousticsamples releaes The Dulcet
Acousticsamples has announced the release of The Dulcet, a sample library featuring the sounds of a Glockenspiel.
It’s a great christmas Glockenspiel (originally an English scholar one). It’s not a regular glockenspiel as it as some extended capabilties.
The Dulcet features
- English scholar Glockenspiel recorded at 24bits 44.1khz in stereo.
- 310Mo sample bank, no loops.
- 1 + 3/4 octave (4 + 3/4 with duplication)
- Duplicated mapping for a big metallophone or bell effect (listen to the chords in the demos).
- Up to 9 velocity layers.
- Both Original (out of tune) and corrected tunings.
- Optional full resonant or faded sustains.
- Build in vibraphone type Motor emulation (in the 3d demo).
- Sensivity control.
- KONTAKT 2 and 3 format. Easy to use KONTAKT interface.
The Dulcet is available to purchase for 14 EUR.