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Tsaiko percussion library released
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.