99Sounds has launched Bass City, a free sample pack featuring sounds from the Korg EX-800, Yamaha TX81Z, and Korg Poly-800.
Bass City is a free collection of synthesized bass samples created by Chad Beckwith from PatchArena and Tomislav Zlatic from 99Sounds. The library features a set of 26 classic analog and FM bass patches which have been multi-sampled from three different hardware synthesizers.
Bass City features
- 399 audio samples.
- 26 instrument patches.
- Kontakt 5 and SFZ format support.
- 24-bit/44.1 kHz stereo WAV format.
- 581 MB size on disk, 336 MB download.
The pack is available to download from 99Sounds.
More information: 99Sounds / Bass City
PatchArena has launched SFZ FLukelele, a virtual ukelele instrument.
Sampled Instrument from a finger plucked Ukelele. Perfect for composing Ukelele on a breezy summer afternoon.
Instrument programming features include 5 “round robins” for each note using neighbor variation techniques. This provides natural variation on consecutive notes.
Use this free SFZ as a way to compose Ukelele lines with your favorite SFZ Player. With reverb and other effects this also works well for any plucked acoustic instrument part within the same range. Experiment with chorus, reverb, and other effects!
The library is a free download from PatchArena.
More information: PatchArena / SFZ FLukelele
Francesco Silvestri has released Muz3um for Z3TA+ 2, an updated version of the soundset for Cakewalk’s Z3TA+ software synthesizer.
Muz3um, a free bank released in 2004 for z3ta+ featuring waveforms from analog synthesizers, has been updated after the plugin has been updated to version 2 in order to use its new features, such as waveshaping modulation and the new filter types.
This pack contains 540 new patches organized in categories (Arps, Bass, Keyboards, Leads, Pads, Sequences) and integrated with Z3TA+ 2 browser. The pack contains also the original presets.
Muz3um is a free download from Patch Arena.
More information: Muz3um for Z3TA+ 2