Tsaiko has released Tsaiko Expander, an upgrade for the multi-sampled taiko percussion library for Kontakt 2.
Tsaiko Expander features
- Almost 400 mb of new samples.
- Recorded in the same hall as Tsaiko, featuring the same mic control options.
- Includes stomps, shouts, HAs, growls, Grrs, and other pseudo-manly sounds .
- Includes nearly fifty patches, including some like “Disgruntled Wookie”.
- The user has access to ALL of the original wave files.
Combined with Tsaiko, the total package currently has over 5,000 samples of taiko drum hits, (near 2.2 GB), and around 100 patches.
Tsaiko is currently available for $55 USD (the update is free for registered users).
Visit the Tsaiko website for more information and audio demos.
Tsaiko (pronounced s Ä« k Å) is a multi-sampled taiko percussion library for Kontakt 2 (v2.1.1.001 or newer).
- Thousands of taiko samples
- Left and right-hand hits
- Dozens and dozens of velocities
- Individual and unison ensemble hits from four taiko
- Head hits, shell hits, and stick clicks
- Recorded in 24-bit, 44KHz, mono
- Microphone Perspective Control
- Recorded in a concert hall from various locations
- Balcony, in-hall, stage, and a close “three-set” microphone perspectives
- Each taiko was recorded from three-set close perspective to capture subtle nuances
- Top head, bottom head, and overhead microphone position
- User has access to all wave files/samples
- User can add or remove any microphone perspective they wish
- Includes almost fifty patches
Tsaiko is available as a digital download for an introductory price of $49 USD.
Visit Tsaiko for more information and audio demos.