Ilya Efimov has announced the release of Bayan, a button accordion sound library for Native Instruments Kontakt.

The bayan is one of the most perfect chromatic accordions in existence nowadays. It is often known, internationally, as a “button accordion”. The multi-timbral bayan is available with 4 voices, providing 15 different registers by selecting various combinations of the voices.

Ilya Efimov Bayan

Bayan button accordion for Native Instruments Kontakt.

Bayan features

  • 2,526 samples / 2.1 GB (compressed NCW).
  • 44.1 kHz / 24-bit / Stereo.
  • Natural dynamic changes.
  • 15 registers – right keyboard.
  • 2 registers – left keyboard.
  • Round-Robin X 3.
  • Prepared articulations: Staccato, Crescendo, Detache.
  • Flexible control of the attack.
  • Several modes of the attack.
  • Detune, Key Noise, Bellow, Release, Round Robin.
  • Automatic noise control.
  • Repetition key.
  • Vibrato key.

The sound library is available to purchase for the introductory price of 69 EUR (regular 99 EUR).

More information: Ilya Efimov / Bayan