Kontakt 4 Library Gongland:
This library contains 358 Tamtam and gong samples from the patchpool libraries Alchemistry Metallurgy, Scattered Entity Vol. 1 for MachFive plus 3 new samples.
A Wuhan Tamtam (45 cm in diametre) and two different sized Thaigongs were multisampled in 48 kHz/24-bit using 3 Neumann Microphones (L- C-R), a U87 for the centre and a stereo set of KM-184 for the sides. The Instruments were beaten with various mallets, scraped with various tools and rubbed with Rubberballs. Up tp 6 velocity layers and 10x round robin variations were sampled. There is also an instrument with multisampled waterphone gongs, beating the bottom of the instrument with soft gong beaters.