The libraries, created by producer Francis Preve, are designed to make it easy to explore FM synthesis:
- The DX library includes 10 velocity-multisampled instruments, based on the legendary Yamaha DX7, including its iconic electric piano, bass and marimba sounds.
- The 81Z library focuses on 11 multisampled instruments that helped set the tone of the 90’s house and techno genres.
- The Operator library offers bass, pad, lead and pluck instrument types, with a simple set of controls for harmonic spectrum, filtering, and specialized
Here’s the official video intro:
FM Collection Audio Demos:
Preve has shared additional background on the FM Collection at the Symplesound site.
Pricing and Availability
The FM Collection is available now, with introductory pricing (through Nov 1) of US $14.99 for the DX and 81Z libraries and $24.99 for the Operator library, or a bundle price of $49.99. A free loop collection based on the FM Collection is also available.