Note: this post is from 2006, outbound links may be broken.
Pettinhouse releases DirectGuitar Lite
This free NI Kontakt 2 bank is about 113 Mb in size (55 Mb download file) and contains one of the 12 articulations featured in DirectGuitar 1.5. It has 3 Layers, 89 samples (16bit/44Khz) with natural decay.
If you like this Lite version you should check out the full product which features:
- 9 Gb recorded at 24 bit 96 Khz directly to the sound card without any amplifiers and efx
- Combined with amp simulators it allows users to create an infinite number of guitar sounds
- 12 articulations, 5 pickup selector positions plus another jazz selector were sampled for covering the entire range of guitar style
- Each selector is 1,5 Gb and includes 5 layers and noises
- All the samples were recorded taking care to capture the entire sustain and natural decay for unmatched realism
- It is the perfect complement for studios and live performances
Full product information can be found on Pettinhouse’s DirectGuitar page.