Sound Magic has announced availability of its comprehensive Mongolian string section virtual instrument Morin Khuur, recorded in the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing.

The Morin khuur (Mongolian: морин хуур, Chinese: 马头琴), also known as the horsehead fiddle , is a traditional Mongolian bowed stringed instrument. It is one of the most important musical instruments of the Mongol people, and is considered a symbol of the nation of Mongolia. The Morin khuur is one of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity identified by UNESCO.

Sound Magic’s Morin Khuur is the most comprehensive Morin Khuur sample library on the market. It does not only include Morin Khuur, but also includes Bass Morin Khuur and High Morin Khuur. It does not only have solo instruments, but also has the different ensemble sets with different numbers of players. Over 217 GB uncompressed sample content enables Sound Magic to have enough room to represent different techniques and sound variations as much as possible. Each technique also sampled with multi velocity layers and round robin samples to make sure its perfection.

Available in VST and AU plugin formats, Morin Khuur is on sale for an introductory priced of $99 until June, 2021 (MSRP $299 USD).

Sound Magic is also offering up to 71% off on over 50 instruments and effects plugins until March 22nd, 2021.