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The Sound Of Mbira: African Thumb Piano

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    The Sound Of Mbira: African Thumb Piano

    'The Sound Of Mbira: African Thumb Piano' from Frontline Producer is a beautiful collection of sonically perfect African Thumb Piano loops and samples, for producers of many styles looking for the sublime sound of Africa. These samples were carefully recorded to capture the magic that is the Mbira.

    Our price $40.90 USD

    £29.95 GBP


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    • 1.21GB (Unzipped)
    • 8 min 35 sec @ 16mbs
    • 837 files

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    'The Sound Of Mbira: African Thumb Piano' from Frontline Producer is a beautiful collection of sonically perfect African Thumb Piano loops and samples, for producers of many styles looking for the sublime sound of Africa. These samples were carefully recorded to capture the magic that is the Mbira.


    Close your eyes and let the sounds take you to the sun setting over the veldt.
     
    All of these instruments were carefully recorded using top-class pre-amps and compressors, straight into the digital domain to bring authentic sounds without losing any of the quality.
     
    The pack aims to give maximum flexibility to producers wanting to bring the sound of Africa to any genre.
     
    With Progressions, Arpeggios, FX, One-Shots and Musical Percussion, this product gives you the sights, sounds and smells of Africa with this beautifully recorded, inspirational collection.
     
    As all Mbiras are custom built, Loopmasters have chosen their favourite four to bring you a beautiful range of sound and keys.
     
    Mbiras Included:
     
    • The Rockwood, a gorgeous Mbira that has been on many World studio albums.
    • Nyama, a smaller, more compact Mbira.
    • Dan, a Mbira with minor tonality. It is very unusual to find a Mbira like this.
    • Ami, a South African Mbira with a great sound
     
    'The Sound Of Mbira: African Thumb Piano' weighs in at over 1.26 GB and features loops recorded at 24-Bit and between 80 to 130 BPM. Included are 313 Loops and 162 One-Shot samples. 
     
    Also included are seven ready-to-play patches for Halion, EXS, SFZ, Kontakt and Reason NN-XT compatible soft samplers.
     
    'The Sound Of Mbira: African Thumb Piano' is a fantastically played and recorded selection of royalty-free samples, with inspirational melodies and an authentic African feel.
     
    This pack is suitable for House, Drum and Bass, Dubstep Producers, TV and film composers and anyone looking to add a taste of Africa to their mixes.
     
    Please Note:
     
    When selecting the appropriate download version for your requirements the ZIP (Main) format includes Acidized WAV and REX2 Loops – all single (non-looping) sounds and Sampler Patches for Kontakt, Halion, NN-XT, and EXS24 soft samplers.
     
    Reason Refill, Ableton Live Packs and Apple Loops are not included, and must be purchased where available as separate downloads. Apple Loops packs also include any single hits and EXS patches where applicable.
     
    Technical Specifications:
     
    • 24-Bit Quality
    • 1.26 GB
    • 313 African Thumb Piano Loops
    • 313 REX2 Files
    • 7 Multi-Sampled Instruments
    • 7 Soft Sampler Patches For Kontakt, Halion, EXS24, NN-XT and SFZ formats
     
    Apple Loops, Reason 5 Refill and Ableton Live Pack available separately.


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