Sonokinetic has released Maasai, a Kontakt-based library of genuine original field-recorded ethnic music.
The scripting and use of the Kontakt sample format makes this sample pool of live performed music and dance fit in compositions and production.
- 1 instrument patch containing: Vocals collection (Males, Females, Children and combinations) Tribe Ensemble performances (instrument & vocals combined) Instruments (ensembles & groups) Drums & Percussion Composition (By Russ Landau).
- 1 instrument for Kontakt 4.1 and higher with 3 tab screens.
- Main View, Effects and Convolutions, and a credits tab.
- Convolution reverb applied to the multi instrument to represent the original acoustic space.
- 4 impulses available.
- Clickable IR sphere design knob.
- Dynamic sample loading & purging for efficient memory usage -Customizable instrument grouping and mapping.
- 570+ sampled looped samples. (1,89 GB sample content) Collection Specifications: Vocals: (Boys & Girls Choir Umoja, Boys Village Choir, Female Village Choir, Kombe Choir, Maasai Hunting Chant, Maasai Male Singing, Male Village Choir, Shaman Singing, Girls Choir, Zulu Chant) Tribe Ensembles: Kenyan Village music, Basoa, Hamuna, Lamawase, Momabassa Females, Momabassa Solo, Momabassa wind instruments, Momabassa Sung, Slum Kids Choir, Tribal singing,Weyambolo, Yesawe, Zambewe, Behi Vox and Drums Drums & Percussion: Drum loops, Shabone No Vox, Swining Conga, Enigma Drum, Drumloop solo, Mombassa, Village Percussion, Instruments: Horn & Percussion combination, Abu Flute, Kambanane, Kambanane Large, Turkana Horn, Turkana Horn and Drums Compositions: BalaBala, Mosamba, Okoppi, Samawa (by Russ Landau).
- Sample selector allows you to browse through the full sample pool without loading new patches.
- Raw authentic sound from musicians.
- Loops are perfectly zero-crossed looped.
- Speed knob along with a quick remap function Vocal FX", an exclusive one of a kind original recording of different Sephardic style vocal effects.
- 24 bit wave format.
- 3 Hut/Houses and one Jungle canopy.
- IR Interface installers for Mac, PC and manual instructions.
- All files in 44.1 kHz 24 Bit Wave Programmed from Kontakt 4.1 and up (64bit).
The cost is €59.90.
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