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Zero-G releases Indian Dance Classics
Zero-G has released Indian Dance Classics, a sample library featuring Indian rhythm styles.
Inspired by the unique sound of Indian dance music and using the same rhythm instruments and styles typically featured in Bollywood films Indian Dance Classics is a definitive collection of Indian rhythm styles.
Indian Dance Classics features
- 750 loops in 1.7Gb of samples (Acidized WAV files, AIFF Apple Loops, Stylus compatible REX2 files).
- Recorded in pristine 24bit using state of the art recording equipment with performances by top professional players from the Indian music industry.
- The loops were created using the unique percussion instruments of India, namely Tablas, Pakhawaj, Mridangam, Ghatam, Khanjeera, Manjira, Tavil, Tamte, Khol, Dafli, Duffs, Dhol, Dholak, Udukai, Chende, Gungroo, Tambourine, Naal, Chimta, Dhollu, Tribal Big Drums, Dimdi, Duggis, Morsing, Nagara and Rhythm Vocals.
- All the major Indian Dance styles are included: Andhranatyam, Bharathanatyam, Dhandiyan, Garba, Kuchipudi, Kathakali, Kathak, Odissi, Bhangra, Manipuri, Folk, Goa Dance, Bombay Fusion and Rhythm Vocals.
- Each Style is separated into Intros, Rhythms, Fills, Variations, Endings and Freestyles in order to give you the freedom and versatility needed to build your own grooves and songs.
- Tempos ranging from 86bpm to 200bpm.
Indian Dance Classics is available now for $99.95 USD / 79 EUR / £59.95 GBP.
Visit Zero-G for more information and some audio demos.