Upright Bass Sample Library

Acoustic Samples release AkousKontr      13/07/09

Upright Bass Sample Library


Acoustic Samples have announced their latest release, the AkousKontr , which they describe as a really expressive Upright Bass sample Library. Here's all the details that they have supplied:
  • The AkousKontr is a four strings Upright bass recorded at 24bits 44.1khz both from the pickup and with an electro-static microphone
  • 779 Mo (1710 samples) sample library, no loops
  • Sustain samples: 5 different velocities per note and 2 round robins separated in microphone and pickup samples.
  • Release samples: about 13 different velocities per note.
  • Hammer-on samples easily triggered with the keyboard thanks to the advanced scripting
  • Advanced Vibrato effect controlled via modulation wheel
  • Multiple slides effects
  • Harmonics, ghost notes, string hits samples
  • Percussion samples
  • KONTAKT 2 and 3 format only, it uses a lot of script for hammers, slides, mixing, release level. Easy to use KONTAKT interface.
Pricing and Availability:
€59 More information:



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