VST Buzz has launched a sale on Synth Magic Quadra, a synthesizer instrument for Native Instruments Kontakt featuring the sounds of the classic 1978 ARP Quadra synthesizer.

Quadra is fully programmable from the front panel which replicates the actual front panel of the original, and it contains 11GB of Quadra samples, recorded using very high quality audio interfaces and equipment. It comes with over 500 Kontakt presets, including 100 multis.

The 1970’s ARP Quadra synthesiser was used on countless disco records, funk, John Carpenter soundtracks, Genesis albums, soul, New Order records, Gary Numan’s Micro Music tour, Joe Zawinul. Jean Michel Jarre made great use of it. The list is almost endless.

This instrument can easily give you all the great sounds of this classic and much sought after synthesizer at a fraction of the original price, with a huge amount of extra features, allowing the creation of sounds that go far beyond what the original hardware Quadra is capable of.

Quadra features

  • Custom instrument based on the legendary 1978 ARP Quadra.
  • 11GB of .wav format samples (Lossless Sample Compression format ‘NCW’ size is 8GB).
  • Over 500 quality presets including 100 MULTIs comprising the raw waveforms of a real ARP Quadra: Bass, Bass Strings, Strings, Poy and lead synths.
  • Beautiful custom interface.
  • All samples streamed from disk to ensure quick load times and small memory usage. Lead section now contains all of the available oscillator waveforms of a real Quadra.
  • Preset system which is a collection of sounds made on a real Quadra and then sampled and placed under A dedicated preset system with sequencer and arpeggiator.
  • Each section of the Quadra (bass, strings, poly and lead can be loaded independently so you can make your own Quadra configurations, each with its own arpeggiator and sequencer.
  • Each section has its own dedicated effects section and extra features.
  • Easier to use sequencer with added features.
  • Midi syncable LFO’s and Delays.
  • Many, many more extra features.

Quadra for Kontakt 5.2.1 or higher (full version) is on sale for just 49.99 EUR until November 21st (regular 111.99 EUR).

More information: VST Buzz

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