Note: this post is from 2009, outbound links may be broken.
MeldaProduction releases MDrummer v3.0 and MTotalDrums 1
MeldaProduction has released version 3.0 of virtual drum instrument MDrummer, and MTotalDrums 1, the first extension package for MDrummer containing a selection of the best acoustic drums and cymbals available.
MTotalDrums 1 consist of almost 80 multisamples used to created almost 60 drumsets played by sticks and brushes created using more than 200 components ready to use and customisable using the most advanced multisampling technology, the MMultiSampler.
We used well knows brands such as Pearl, Zildjian, Alchemy and Sabian. The set contains around 3 bass drums, 4 snare drums, 1 set of toms, 2 hihats, 3 ride cymbals, 5 crash cymbals, 3 chinese and effect cymbals, 3 splashes and more.
Changes in MDrummer v3.0
- Highly improved MMultiSampler for MTotalDrums – multisampler now handles multisampled multilayer multimiked libraries for even more powerful and realistic acoustic drums and percussion. Pitch envelope has also been added.
- New installer contains MTotalDrums, 1.5GB top-quality multisamples and almost 60 new drumsets – sound quality like never before, multiple microphones, alterning hits, many velocity layers, amazing sound quality, that’s just for starters. New multisample libraries use our new compression method, which make them smaller than ever before.
- Drumset designer improved, component selector changed to tree-view, component text corrected.
- MDelay – added tap gain, feedback extended to 0dB.
- Duplet synchronization renamed to dotted.
- Change of drumset component sorts the drums.
- Improved file sorting in lists of drumset, rhythms, etc.
- MCompressor – maximize is now disabled by default.
- Fix: Load song caused crashes in VSTi.
- Fix: MSampler pitch envelope caused pops.
- Fix: MDelay didn’t store settings correctly.
- Fix: Host looping didn’t work correctly.
- Fix: Breaks starting at first quarter occasionally didn’t start at correct position.
- Fix: Load/Save as drumset chooses current file by default.
- Fix: Routing behaviour in standalone version.
MDrummer v3.0, including MTotalDrums 1, is now available as a VST instrument plug-in for Windows PC priced at 149 EUR (Large version). MTotalDrums is also available as a free download for current MDrummer Large users.