14th November 2006
Handheldsound has announced that FlyingHand Percussion for Kontakt 2 is now available. FlyingHand Percussion is a "delicate, authentic sounding" percussion sample library and it is distributed worldwide by SONiVOX.
Spanning over 4 DVDs, FlyingHand Percussion is predominantly focused on hand drums but also includes additions such as the Morphosis Electronic hybrid drum section and the Mutant sound design section. The multi-sampled instruments include an exhaustive sampled palette of articulations and extended techniques, all with full representation of right and left hand samples, 4 alternates for each articulation, up to 20 velocity layers, and several microphone settings.
FHP introduces the realtime Legato Drumming system which adds the extra touch to make your drum playing as real as it gets while dynamically responding to how you play. Flyinghand Percussion also includes a special edition of PSP Audioware's Nitro Plugin with dedicated presets, reverb impulses custom made by Voxengo specifically for this library, and Custom ZenDrum patches for playing live.
- Includes over 40,000 individual samples.
- 24 bit 44.1 KHz audio fidelity.
- Multi-sampled Instruments with up to 20 velocity switches.
- Optimized for Composing and playing Live:
- Expansive set of articulations.
- Easy to use key mappings.
- Includes special mappings for the ZenDrum MIDI controller.
- HandHeldSound's Legato Drumming for realism and dynamic replication of a live performance.
- Complete Left and Right hand samples.
- 4 Alternate hits for each articulation on each velocity switch.
- Extremely detailed with over 50db of dynamic range and extremely low noise.
- Up to 3 mic positions per Instrument with spot and stereo ambience microphones.
- Includes custom reverb impulses emulating real spaces.
- Includes Nitro 'FHP Edition' filterbank plugin with dedicated presets.
- Innovative Box design using only recycled and cruelty free Hemp material. Handmade in Nepal. 3% of production profit is given to the handicapped in Nepal.
FlyingHand Percussion is available as a Kontakt 2 sample library and is priced at $259. Previous customers are offered a 15% discount.