Soniccouture

SonicCouture Balinese Gamelan for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP  Software

Posted by orientazure at Oct. 18, 2016
SonicCouture Balinese Gamelan for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP

SonicCouture Balinese Gamelan for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP | 597 Mb

Sampling the unique, magical sound of a Balinese Gamelan is no small undertaking. The 25 instruments that make up The London Symphony Orchestra's Semara Dana Gamelan Ensemble had to be recorded in great detail, as if each were to be a sample library in its own right.

SonicCouture Skiddaw Stones for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP  Software

Posted by orientazure at Oct. 15, 2016
SonicCouture Skiddaw Stones for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP

SonicCouture Skiddaw Stones for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP | 1.2 Gb

The Skiddaw Stones are probably the most unusual and certainly the oldest instrument that Soniccouture has sampled. A Lithophone (litho=stone, phone=voice) dating from 1840, the Skiddaw Stones are composed of 61 tuned and shaped rocks made from the rare hornfels stone, found in Cumbria, England.

SonicCouture Novachord for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP  Software

Posted by orientazure at Oct. 11, 2016
SonicCouture Novachord for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP

SonicCouture Novachord for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP | 1.25 Gb

The Novachord is a gargantuan, entirely tube based, 72-note polyphonic synthesizer with oscillators, filters, VCAs, envelope generators and even frequency dividers. We sampled every one of the 72 notes on this beast - not just once, but over and over, with different settings each time.

SonicCouture Morpheus for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP  Software

Posted by orientazure at Oct. 11, 2016
SonicCouture Morpheus for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP

SonicCouture Morpheus for Ableton Live v9.6.2 ALP | 543 Mb

Soniccouture and Ableton present a unique take on a most unusual mallet percussion instrument. Named after the Greek god of dreams, the Freenotes Morpheus is a modular metallic instrument consisting of a series of metal bars, each attached to its own resonator.

Soniccouture Xbow Guitars KONTAKT  Software

Posted by orientazure at Oct. 10, 2016
Soniccouture Xbow Guitars KONTAKT

Soniccouture Xbow Guitars KONTAKT | 8.79 Gb

A continuation of our acclaimed eBow Guitar instrument, Xbow Guitars showcases our further experiments with unconventional ways of playing guitars. The result is a suite of unique yet organic virtual instruments.

Soniccouture Wassolou Balafon KONTAKT  Software

Posted by orientazure at Oct. 9, 2016
Soniccouture Wassolou Balafon KONTAKT

Soniccouture Wassolou Balafon KONTAKT | 329 Mb

French musician Jean-Philippe Rykiel contacted us about a unique type of African balafon in which each key had “snares” that vibrated when played, giving it a interesting buzzing quality. Sometimes called a “gyil”(JEE-le), it's usually found in parts of northern Ghana, Burkina Faso, and south-eastern Mali. Hardwood keys are suspended over calabash gourds.

Soniccouture Glass Works 2 KONTAKT UPDATE  Software

Posted by orientazure at Aug. 21, 2016
Soniccouture Glass Works 2 KONTAKT UPDATE

Soniccouture Glass Works 2 KONTAKT UPDATE | 78 Mb

Glass / Works is a Kontakt player instrument which collects together 3 extremely unusual and rare musical instruments which use glass to generate sound : Le Cristal Baschet, The Glass Armonica, and a set of Cloud Chamber Bowls.

Soniccouture Grand Marimba KONTAKT UPDATE  Software

Posted by orientazure at Aug. 21, 2016
Soniccouture Grand Marimba KONTAKT UPDATE

Soniccouture Grand Marimba KONTAKT UPDATE | 69 Mb

When we decided to sample a marimba, we knew we wanted to find a 5 octave concert model. There’s something very special about the enormous bass notes of a full sized model. The Yamaha 6100 model, which was designed in collaboration with world-renowned marimba legend Keiko Abe, seemed to be the natural choice.

SonicCouture The Attic KONTAKT UPDATE  Software

Posted by orientazure at Aug. 21, 2016
SonicCouture The Attic KONTAKT UPDATE

SonicCouture The Attic KONTAKT UPDATE | 91 Mb

The Attic : a project to document and sample interesting, characterful instruments that may not always be the obvious choice when we think of classics. Instruments which, when added to a track, instantly add some special magic, even if it is due to the fact that it sounds a bit cheap or quirky.

SonicCouture EP73 Deconstructed KONTAKT UPDATE  Software

Posted by orientazure at Aug. 21, 2016
SonicCouture EP73 Deconstructed KONTAKT UPDATE

SonicCouture EP73 Deconstructed KONTAKT UPDATE | 122 Mb

The insides of a vintage Stage 73 electric piano are a fascinating place. The classic keyboard sound is just the begining - the large electromagnetic harp holds entirely new sonic worlds - if you're prepared to look for them.