UK distributor Sound Tech has published details on the new Nord Drum Virtual Analog Drum Synthesizer.
The Nord Drum is a 4-channel drum synthesizer that is the result of a creative collaboration between Clavia and drum/music technology enthusiasts Bruniusson & Berg.
According to Nord, the Nord Drum offers an ‘amazingly vast sonic palette and an astounding level of playability’.
The Nord Drum lets you create classic retro-futuristic percussion with analogue waveforms or use the harmonically complex waveforms together with different colors of noise more organic sounds.
The Nord Drum is designed with the performing musician in mind. It offers ‘extreme’ dynamic range and fast triggering. 4 high-sensitivity inputs and MIDI lets you play the Nord Drum with a wide range of Electronic Drum Pads, Acoustic Drum Triggers and MIDI-pads/Sequencers.
According to Sound Technology, Nord Drum will ship in the UK in March 2012 with an estimated selling price of £399 RRP inc VAT.
The Nord Drum will be officially introduced at the 2012 NAMM Show. We’ll have official details from the show.