Try-Sound, the free online Test Station for virtual instruments, has added three new instruments to its portfolio:
Ethno World 5 Professional & Voices by Best Service
With its 20 GB content (uncompressed) and more than 800 patches this new Kontakt 4 based release is one of the largest ethnic sample libraries in the world. It is available as a full boxed DVD version at www.bestservice.de and as a download at www.soundsondemand.com (split into 2 parts, instruments and voices).
Galaxy Vintage D by Best Service
Vintage D, a virtual grand piano that is based on samples of Bauer Studios' famous 1920 Steinway D, which has served for legendary recordings. Some of the best pianists have recorded legendary albums on this instrument, among them Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, Carla Bley, Guillermo and Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Abdullah Ibrahim, Wolfgang Dauner, John Taylor and many others. Richie Beirach called it 'the best piano in the world'. Available as a boxed version through www.bestservice.de or as an immediate download at www.soundsondemand.com.
Galaxy II K4 Piano Collection by Best Service
The highly rated Galaxy II Grand Piano Collection has been upgraded to Galaxy II K4, which includes the new Kontakt 4 Player, a new user interface, new features, better performance and additional samples. The collection is available as a full boxed DVD version at www.bestservice.de or as three individual piano downloads at www.soundsondemand.com.