Bass Guitar Virtual Instrument

Chris Hein Bass features 6 bass instruments powered by Kontakt 2      11/01/08
Bass Guitar Virtual Instrument


Best Service have released the Chris Hein Bass sampled bass guitar set powered by Kontakt 2. Here’s what they have to say about it in their own words…
‘It took more than a year for Chris Hein to produce this outstanding collection of six exceptional noble bass instruments, sampled with all imaginable details that answer anyone’s wishes. A Musicman Stingray electric-bass picked & slapped, a LeFay fretless bass and a unique upright bass with three different sets of strings: steel-strings (the classic jazz sound), nylon-strings (the high-fidelity sound) and gut-strings (the old-school swing sound of the 40s). The exceeding script programming in Kontakt 2 allows sound designing that overtops even the possibilities of the real basses. For the first time all nuances of bass playing techniques are implemented in a sampled instrument. This virtual instrument offers 112 MIDI controllable features including groundbreaking news like repetition-hotkeys, keys-vibrato, fall-control, bridge/center playing, pickup micro-blending, expression-samples, pinch-harmonics, automatic-mode, slide-mode, chord-mode and much more.’
Features:
  • 12.7 GB of fantastic, natural bass sounds
  • up to 4.089 samples per sound
  • Native Instruments Kontakt 2 Player engine
  • up to 42 articulations
  • up to 8 velocity layers
  • 112 Midi controllable parameters with total recall
  • repetition hotkeys
  • key vibrato
  • four release controls
  • fall control
  • bridge-/center playing
  • pickup micro-blending (upright basses)
  • pinch harmonics (electric basses)
  • expression samples
  • automatic-, slide- and chord-mode
Free Ampeg SVX Uno included
The included virtual bass-amp emulation Ampeg SVX Uno from IK Multimedia offers the opportunity to start playing with a variety of amped bass sounds.
Ampeg SVX Uno features:
  • 1 signature Ampeg bassamp model with pre-amp, EQ, limiter and 9-band grafic EQ
  • 1 cabinet model
  • microphone modeling
  • 1stomp effect (chorus)
  • high-precision tuner
  • speed trainer
  • plug-In and standalone version
  • qualifies for up- or crossgrades to Ampeg SVX Fullversion or any other IK Multimedia product
Pricing and Availability:
349,00 Euros More information:


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