Toontrack Music releases EZplayer pro and updated Toontrack solo 15/05/08
As previewed at this year's Frankfurt Messe, Toontrack Music have released EZplayer pro, the follow-up to the percussive MIDI engine EZplayer FREE.
EZplayer pro is a VST, AU and RTAS plug in for Mac and PC with extended Map Wrapping capabilities between major drum sampler formats in the market. (FXpansionÂ´s BFD 1&2, DigidesignÂ´s Strike, NIs Battery, EZdrummer and Superior Drummer in addition to others).
The new multi track MIDI clip arranger offers time stretching, editing and multi layer arranging of MIDI files. EZplayer pro also has hardware learn features enabling live triggering of MIDI arrangements. The MIDI content in EZplayer pro is recorded by drummers David â€œFingersâ€� Haynes and Per Mikaelsson.
With the release of EZplayer pro, Toontrack also starts working more closely with 3rd party MIDI content creators. First out is Groovemonkee that can be easily reached through the help menu in EZplayer pro.
EZplayer pro is available through the Toontrack Music Webshop as well as through Toontrack Music distributors and dealers. EZplayer pro will also be included as the MIDI engine in the upcoming Toontrack sampler Superior Drummer 2.0. Toontrack solo update 1.1.0 released
In conjunction with releasing EZplayer pro Toontrack also releases a new version of Toontrack solo, which allows the user to run EZplayer pro together with any of the Toontrack samplers. The combination of Toontrack solo, EZplayer pro and EZdrummer or Superior Drummer gives the user an independent workstation that allows the shaping of new MIDI grooves within the EZplayer pro arranger which can later be exported to any sequencer.
The new version of Toontrack solo also has, upon request, improved support for Yamaha drum modules and Roland Virtual Hats. Pricing and Availability:
EZplayer pro costs $49.
Toontrack solo compatible with EZplayer pro is a free download for users. More information: