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Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank releases Percussion Store
Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank has released Percussion Store, a sample library featuring more than 150 percussions.
“Percussion Store is a truly unique collection that will be usefull in every kind of music. The pristine audio quality and the supreme quality/quantity ratio make it an exceptional product.”, said Alain Etchart, Founder and Director of Marketing at Univers Sons / Ultimate Sound Bank.
Percussion Store features
- More than 150 percussions coming from all over the world for a total of more than 6000 samples: Afoxe, Agogo, Bata, Bells, Bendir, Berimbau, Birdcall, Blocks, Bongos, Bonko, Cajon, Castanet, Caxixi, Chimes, Chocalho, Claves, Congas, Cowbell-Campana, Cricket, Cuica, Cymbals, Derbuka, Djembe, Dundun, Ganza, Guiros, Jingle Bells, Maracas, Moroccan Tabla, Ocean Drums, Pandeiro, Quinto, Rainstick, RecoReco, Repinique, Shaker, Shekere, Sistre, Sonnaille, Surdo, Tamborim, Tambourine, Tarol, The Blue, Timbalito, Timbau, Tom-Tom, Triangles, Tumba, Udu, Whistles, Wood Block, Yoruba Tamb.
- Recorded in excellent recording studio with a percussion expert sound engineer with Brawmer and Neumann microphones, Manley, Fearn & Neve preamp and compressors, high end analog to digital converters and the best sounding soundcards in the market.
- No loops, single shots only. Every instrument was deeply “multi-sampled” in 24 bits / 96 kHz, at dozens of velocity levels when applicable, different playing techniques (depending on the instrument), different hand positions, rolls… All expertly played.
Percussion Store is available now for $149 USD (includes the full version of UVI Workstation).
Visit UVISoundSource.com for more information and a tutorial video.