Korg Sound Libraries for Kronos
Korg announces the availability of various expansion libraries and sample sound libraries for the Korg Kronos Music Workstation.
Including the EXs13 Jazz Drums Expansion Kit, the EXs11 Legendary Strings Expansion Library, and two series by KARO, a sound design team based in Germany.
EXs13 Jazz Drums Expansion Kit
This expansion kit for the Jazz Ambience Drums is included in the Korg Kronos presets, and contains approximately 1GB of PCM samples, 48 programs and 12 drumkits. The collection focuses on drum and percussion sounds created using a variety of techniques including mallets, brushes, and multi-rods.
EXs13 is currently available for download at a special price of US $199 (regular price is US $249.00)
EXs11 Legendary Strings
This collection delivers approximately 2.5GB of PCM samples and 128 Programs of string sounds. You can choose from solo performances created on instruments such as a Stradivarius, to the sound of a full orchestra. In addition to samples of individual performance techniques such as trill, vibrato, and pizzicato, the collection also includes ensembles offering differing numbers of players.
EXs11 will be available for download in late April, for a special price of US $249 (regular price is US $299).
EXs13 and EXs11 can be downloaded and purchased at the Korg Web Shop: www.korg.com/kronos/SoundLibraries
KARO's EXs Expansion Sample Series libraries span a variety of instruments and genres, including orchestral instruments and ensembles, vintage keyboards, ambient soundscapes, and more. Along with Programs, Combis, and Drum Track patterns, these libraries include varying amounts of PCM data, which is played back from KRONOS' internal solid state hard drive.
Now available, prices range from US $49 - $249.
KARO's KRS Professional Sound Series libraries are collections of Programs, Combis, and Drum Track patterns. These large collections of synthesizer sounds, organs, dance grooves, and Wave Sequences each have at least 128 Programs; most have more.
Now available, prices range from US $49 - $129
The KARO libraries are now available at: www.korg.com/kronos/SoundLibraries.
Free demo versions of the EXs libraries can be downloaded; purchasing an authorization code from the secure Korg Web Shop unlocks access to the libraries.
For more information about the KARO Sound Development company, visit: www.karo-sounds.com/webkronos/index.html
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