Le Lotus Bleu has released Legendary Collection, a soundset for Native Instruments FM8 by Nori Ubukata, combing the two libraries “Beyond Reality” and “FM Legends” in a single package.

The “Beyond reality” part covers replicas of real instruments (Classical, electrical, ethnic), while the “FM Legends” part takes to new hights all the classical FM sounds (Rhodes, EPs, Clavinets, Bells, Organs, etc)

On both soundsets, Nori used his incredible FM synthesis mastering skills to offer to the composer or songwriter very expressive and fully detailed instruments. Not only will this collection be usefull to sketch scores, or blend or layer FM tones with real or sampled instruments to give them unique flavours, but the instruments alone deliver instant beauty, and present this rich and specific FM character only a few synthesizers can offer.

Legendary Collection features

  • 240 instruments, clearly organised and tagged for a perfect integration into FM8 search engine.
  • 60 additonal exclusive instruments aka “The Bous Bank”.
  • Includes Brass, Strings, Plucked strings, Woodwinds(60), Pads and Atmos(13),Keys, Organs, Clavinets (49), , Basses and Guitars (27), Leads and synths (29) Arps, Fx (27) Percs tuned + untuned (34) Vocal (4).
  • Highly expressive instruments, with many real time expression features. Very CPU Friendly instruments, all playable on a reference PIV Single Core 1 Ghz Computer.
  • Designer notes embedded in each patch, including the description of midi controllers assignation.
  • A Pdf manual including preset list, installation procedure, tips and tricks for for FM8, unique Operators tuning charts, Advanced mixing techniques for FM8 tutorial.

Legendary Collection for FM8 is available for the introductory price of 19.90 EUR until May 14th, 2012 (regular 29 EUR).