Novation Debuts Daniel Fisher Soundpack For UltraNova

At The NAMM Show 2012: Novation announce the launch of the Daniel Fisher Soundpack (Vol. 1) for the UltraNova series synthesizer. The soundpack free for all UltraNova users and comprises 30 sounds by “one of the industry’s most talented sound designers.”

This soundpack is the latest in a series of free sounds from renowned artists and sound designers, made exclusively for Novation’s UltraNova synthesizer. Daniel Fisher has created a series of four soundpacks, which will be released throughout early 2012. Novation officials say “These sounds reflect the skills and experience of Daniel’s 30+ years in the soundware industry.” Continue reading

Native Instruments Intros Abysynth Twilights Kore Sound Library

Native Instruments has released Absynth Twilights, a Kore Soundpack library designed for film and game scoring, as well as for various electronic music styles. The new collection offers 200 pads and soundscapes based on synthesizer.

Originally released within the “Biolabs ABSYNTH Sounds Vol. 1-6? series from Camel Audio, every sound in Absynth Twilights is enhanced with consistent controller assignments and eight morphing-capable Sound Variations for Kore 2 and the free Kore Player. Full meta data for the Sound Browser in Kore also allows producers to locate sounds based on intuitive musical attributes.

Absynth Twilights is available for download purchase in the NI Online Shop for a suggested retail price of $59 / 49 EUR.

Native Instruments Intros Four New Kore Soundpacks

Native Instruments Kore Soundpacks

Native Instruments has released four new Kore Soundpacks:

  • “MASSIVE Expansion Vol. 1″, which contains 200 production-ready leads, basses and pad sounds based on the powerful MASSIVE wavetable engine;
  • “Best of ABSYNTH” with 200 outstanding soundscapes, pads and keyboard sounds from the library of Native Instruments’ acclaimed semi-modular synthesizer;
  • “Pop Drums”, featuring studio-grade acoustic drum kits specifically engineered for pop productions, and equipped with an extensive collection of MIDI grooves; and
  • “KONTAKT Sax & Brass”, a library of highly sophisticated trumpet, saxophone and trombone instruments, recorded by renowned sampling specialist Chris Hein and designed for Jazz, Funk, and R’n’B styles.

The new KORE SOUNDPACKS are now available for download purchase on the NI website for a price of $59 / €49, with “Pop Drums” being priced at $79 / €69.