A Killer Percussion Add-on for Kontakt!The Hand Held Sound FlyingHand Percussion virtual instrument library not only features an lots of collection of quality acoustic and electric percussion samples, it also helps you play these sounds realistically and effectively. How? FlyingHand Percussion includes a proprietary function that responds to musical phrases, adding tonal and dynamic nuances - just like a genuine percussion instrument would respond. It also offers playable keymaps for max playability via MIDI controllers. Virtual room impulses add even more dimension and realism. From congas to cowbells and beyond, you'll get impressive results from FlyingHand Percussion!
Hand Held Sound FlyingHand Percussion Virtual Percussion Library at a Glance:
- "Legato Drumming"
- Playable keymaps
- A incredible collection of instruments
- Virtual room impulses
- Recorded with care
FlyingHand Percussion includes a proprietary and one-of-a-kind technique that intelligently responds to musical phrases, inserting musical nuances and tonal variances that provide an added level of authenticity. The result sounds completely much like a genuine percussionist when they hit the drum in a a little different place each time or moves a hand across the drum head creating a small scraping sound, etc.
You need to be able to play a percussion library with your own hands and have it sound genuine. So, all FlyingHand instruments are keymapped for playability and remain consistent throughout all instruments, which not only results in genuine sounding tracks, but allows for fast production. Includes custom keymappings for the Zendrum MIDI Controller.
Virtual room impulses
FlyingHand Percussion through the entire recording process from initial input to final mix. Included are custom-made stereo and surround room and hall impulses. These are delivered in a special edition of the PsP Audioware Nitro Filterbank plugin, which puts your percussion tracks exactly where you want to hear them in your mix.
Recorded with care
FlyingHand Percussion samples were recorded with 24-bit, 44.1kHz audio fidelity, and captured with Neumann, Earthworks, Shure, and AKG microphones and high-end preamps including the completely sweet Demeter VTMP-2C. Recording spaces were specially modified for perfect blending of the existing acoustics with the raw sound of the instrument. Each instrument was captured from multiple microphones and mixed into a perfect blend of natural ambience and high-end detail. Up to 3 microphone configurations per instrument are included for your choosing.
The collection includes the following instruments:
Four Anklungs - Asian bamboo rattlers
Handmade Naal -similar in sound to Tabla Drum
14" Maple Ashiko
16" and 22" Frame Drums
Suspended Bass Drum
Clay Drum - resembles an Udu
Old school Indian Kanjira Drum
Assorted Shakers -plastic, wood, and bamboo variations
Assorted Bells - including belltree and bell stick
Morphosis - electronic hybrids synthesized from genuine organic resonances
14" and 16" Timbales
Mountain Rhythm Bongo Cajon - features mahogany heads
Mutants - Cinematic sounds with re-pitched instruments and virtual ensembles
Triangles - A Brass Orchestral Triangle and a one-of-a-kind Trine Instrument
Hand Held Sound FlyingHand Percussion Virtual Percussion Library Features:
- Over 40,000 individual samples
- Ultra-wide dynamic range and up to 20 velocity switches per instrument
- Four alternate hits for each articulation on each velocity switch
- A meticulous collection of articulations and detailed extended playing techniques
- Complete left and right hand samples on each articulation
- Multiple playing zones for each drum
- Resonance control for dynamic mutes or pitch alteration
- Legato Drumming™ - dynamic replication of live playing and instrument control in real-time which intelligently responds to loudness and speed of play