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Time+Space shipping Diamonds of Orient
Time+Space has announced it is now shipping Diamonds of Orient, a collection of rare oriental percussion construction kits & single instrument loops by Best Service.
Real percussive diamonds played by native top musicians Natik & Xeyam, Nistemann Sansar, Celal Sansar, Emrah Sansar, Oezkan & Efkan Durmaz !!!
A huge variety of oriental and ethnic percussion styles in 3/4, 5/8, 6/8, 7/8, 9/8, 10/8, 12/8 measure. Userfriendly cut, combinable with each other and ready to use also in a 4/4 track!
This acoustic journey takes you from the Caucasus to Balkan, with sonic stopovers in Azerbaijan, Turkey, Persia, Chechenia, Turkmenistan, Bulgaria, Greece, Iraq and Macedonia!
Diamonds of Orient features
- 113 Construction Kits & 846 Single Instrument Loops
- Nagara & Gosha-Nagara played by the azerbaijani top musicans Natik and Xeyam.
- Hi- & Bass Darbuka by Nistemann Sansar.
- Davul & Bendir by Celal Sansar.
- Bongo, Tef, Shaker, Tumba, Zil, middleanatolian Spoons by Oezkan Durmaz.
- Hollo & Udu by Emrah Sansar.
- 12/8 Lezgi – Chechenian folk dance, Persia, Middle Asia.
- 5/8 & 6/8 – East & South Anatolia, Turkmenistan, Arabia.
- 6/8 Azerbaijan, Persia.
- 7/8 & Rumeli – Balkan, Turkey.
- 9/8 Roman – Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Bosnia..
- 10/8 folk music Turkey, Irak .
- 4/4 grooves Ciftetelli, Vahde, Malfuf, Baladi, Maksum, Sebare, Zafa – used all over the Orient..
- 3/4 classic turkish- & oriental grooves.
- 55 Bpm – 260 Bpm
- Dual Layer DVD 6,35 Gb (WAV 1,99 Gb)
- Multiformat: WAV, AIFF, REX2, SAGE (Stylus RMX)
Diamonds of Orient is available now for £74.95 GBP (inc VAT).
Visit Time+Space for more information.