Sonokinetic has released Sultan Drums, a sample library for Native Instruments Kontakt.
Spanning a wide variety of Middle Eastern percussion instruments, Sultan Drums was recorded on location in the Middle East with dedicated, schooled and highly talented percussionists.
With a focus on a balanced collection, Sultan Drums offers multi-articulated, round robin, multi-dynamic layered sampled instruments. Each instrument that can be found in 1 of the 10 styles is extensively multi-sampled to provide a complete composing tool. Sultan Drums ships with a 1.3+ GB sample pool, a user-friendly interface and contains almost 20 percussion instruments ranging from Darbukas to shakers to TamTam.
Sultan Drums features
- 1.3+ GB sample pool, 1300+ samples.
- Instruments: Asma Davul, Bass Darbuka, Bendir, Darbuka, Def, Erbane, Hollo, Kabuk, Kup, ParmakZili, Shaker, Cymbals, Seadrums, rainmaker, rattle, goat bells, chimes, TamTam.
- Performance styles: Arap, Azari, Ciftetelli, Deve, Halay, Misket, Roman, Sufi, Turker, Wahde.
- FX: 100+ unique and cinematic percussion sound effects.
- Tempo-synced & ITM based grouping and mapping for all melodic performance elements. Available for Kontakt 4 Time Machine 2 and Kontakt 5 with Time Machine Pro.
- 3 band EQ adjustment.
- Custom Impulse Response reverb setting with adjustable size and wet/dry.
- Open Kontakt format for complete user customization.
- All files in 44.1 kHz, 24 Bit AIFF format. Programmed for Kontakt 4.2.4.
The sample library is available to purchase for 99.90 EUR (+VAT where applicable).