3rd November 2008
EdgeSounds has released the Native Russian Vol. 2 sound sample library for Kontakt and GigaStudio. Native Russian Vol. 2 represents a collection of musical instruments typical for diverse folklore music played in central Russia.
The collection contains sound samples of typical and rare folklore instruments played in middle-eastern region of Russia (Siberia, Altai). The collection covers a wide range of instruments: from free reed family to plucked string and wind instruments, percussion and sound effects, and is designed to be sufficient alone to allow you to create a musical atmosphere of Russian countryside, or to add a spice to a contemporary fusion piece. The Volume 2 covers samples of more exotic instruments like Buryat and Altai flutes, percussion and plucked strings. It also features a Buryat Khomus (mouth harp) and multiphonic throat singing typical for buryatian shamans.
Content includes 81 instrument programs assembled from 2,697 stereo and mono samples in 24 Bit 96 KHz audio quality. For the full program list and demo songs please visit edgesounds.com.
The Native Russian Vol. 2 sound sample library is available for Kontakt 2.2 or later, GigaStudio 3 and compatible instruments. It has an MSRP of $149.95.