The "HÃ¤rjedalspipa", "shepherds flute" in our context called the Nordic Low Whistle, is a Swedish cylindrical flute, built by craftsman Gunnar Stenmark.
The model is a result of folk music research, and has also been further developed by musician's preferences. This particular instrument is a seven whole whistle, made of slow grown fir-wood. The Nordic Low Whistle has a breathy warm and rich tone, ideal for ethnic and earthy colors to you sound palette.
Nordic Low Whistle contains:
The articulations are "Natural", "Legato", "Staccato", "Glide" and "Flutter".
The "Full" programs for EXS24, HALion and Kontakt got key switches to alter between these in realtime. The "Glide" articulation has been mapped on modwheel for HALion and Kontakt and E1 for EXS24. The keyboard range for Nordic Low Whistle is C2 to C4.
The key switch notes (NLW Full program) for HALion and NI Kontakt are:
The key switch notes (NLW Full program) for Logic EXS24 are:
All formats are included when you buy the SampleSet.
Pricing and Availability:
Nordic Low Whistle costs $32 (+$11 if you want it on CD).
More information and demo songs: