Handheld Sound has announced the release of version 1.5 of FlyingHand Percussion, a virtual hand percussion instrument library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

FlyingHand Percussion version 1.5 offers a completely redesigned user interface with complete control over microphone positions including sample unload to save memory. The library was re-programmed with various enhancements and new features

Changes in FlyingHand Percussion v1.5

  • New UI featuring display of articulation/drum zone, microphone mixer and more.
  • Revamped handling of round robins.
  • All microphone positions are within a single patch.
  • Redesigned Legato Drumming™ with more real-time control and better sonic quality.
  • Faster load times.
  • Designed for Kontakt 4 and up (full retail version required).
  • Downloadable.

The sound library is available to purchase for the introductory price of $129 USD until August 1st, 2013 (regular $179 USD). FlyingHand Percussion users can upgrade for $19.95 USD.

More information: Handheld Sound