Ethnotronics Pro provides ethnic acoustic instruments in the finest quality (up to chromatic sampled multi-samples) plus electronic instrument emulations as well as synth pads especially designed for layer purposes with acoustic instruments for a modern ethnic instruments sound tool. Although Ethnotronics Pro can be used as a regular sampled instrument player, the 4 layers plus the wave-sequencer offer a wide range of layer instruments which is very useful for all musical styles, not only for folk music. World music, film sound, pop, trance, traditional, crossover styles - that's what Ethnotronics Pro is made for.
Ethnotronics Pro features a 2.8 GB sample library with over 1000 Presets and is powered by the ws-engine sampleplayer version of Wusikstation 5. It is also available as library-only version for any other ws5-engine format compatible plug-ins.
Ethnotronics Pro II instrument description
Acoustic instrument multisamples, in-depth (length, mapping), several tone colors. Dynamics and performance variations, various playing positions, overblow effects (wind instruments). Separate instrument details: flageolet, slides, noise, tongue techniques (wind instruments), hit position (percussions) and special sound effects (rooms, hits, strums, plucks) and pure attack noise section (blow, pluck, etc.). Electrified string instrument multisamples (w/Pickup System). Physical Modeling and synthetic (analog, FM) instrument multisamples. Various Percussion instruments and hit variations (dynamics, position). SynthPad and SynthLayer multisamples for acoustic/electronic instrument mix purposes.
Ethnotronics Pro II covers as many different instruments as possible and nearly all of them are sampled in chromatic, semitones or any other close interval step to provide authentic timbres. In many cases there are several dynamic, timbre and performance styles available. The sub-folder categories are provided in 7 instrument groups.
Fado Guitar, Flamenco Guitar, Nylon Strings Guitar, Steel Strings Guitar, Dobro, Banjo, Psaltry, Harp, Panflute, Soprano to Bass Recorder, Dual Recorder, Primitive Trumpet, Bagpipe (Solo and Ensemble), Alphorn, Indian Flute, Bamboo Flute, Penny Whistle Saz, Dulcimer, Zither, Oud, Mandolin, Tremolo Mandolin, Buzouki, Austrian and Musette Accordion, Ney, Wind Chimes, Flute, Tibet Metal Bowls, Quena, Didgeridoo, Okarina, Oriental Orchestra, 12-String Acoustic Guitar, Koto, Bells, Tuned Percussion, Bali Gongpad Sets, Church Bell, Spoons, Metal Hits, Wood Hits, Stone Hits, Bansoori, Bandoneon, Bar Chimes, Kalimba, Asia and Romania Violins, Egg Percussion, Thai Bell, Pedal Steel, Handclaps, Glass Hits, Shaker, Gong, Darbuka, Handdrums, Bamboo Windspiel, Metal Drum, Steel Drum, Xylophone, Rainmaker, Gamelan Bells, Bluesharp Friction Instruments, Metallophone, Temple Blocks, Energy Chimes, Assorted Percussion, Wood Sticks, Electric Buzouki, SynthSitar, ElectroKoto, E-Plucked, Instrument Models, FM Acoustics, Ring Modulator Bells, Electronic Percussion FX. Additional: SynthPad, SynthLayer. Details: Blow, Pluck, Bow, Stick, Breath. Analog and Digital Synth Pads especially designed for Layer purposes with Acoustic Instruments.
5 different Didgeridoos, E-Bouzuki, Accordion Basque, Harp France, Bansoori, Folk Clarinet, Cymbalom, Oriental Reed, Esraj, Kazoo, several Mouthharps, Santurian, Shakuhachi, Shanai, Stage E-Harp, Bar Chimes Kit, Dumbek, Gongs, Tibetian Bowls, Windspiel, Unscaled Bells, Bottle Blow, Electronic Bells, SynthEthnics, a huge Cymbals and Percussion Collection, Percussives, Tibet Temple Bells, Anklung.