This small set is quite diverse both in the
origin (acoustic and electronic) and the types of sounds
included. It is a mix of percussions and SFX one-shot
samples and hits, some with velocity layers. It's not
meant to be the definitive anything but these samples can
be useful in a wide range of musical settings to add
different, varied and unique sonic colors. A good
complement to any SFX library.
Samples are grouped in folders and you will find
below a description of each folder. Kits by folder for
Kontakt 3 and the soundfont formats are provided. The
kits are mainly designed to let users easily audition
the samples of each folder.
- Acoustic (67 samples): 52 samples of a Snoopy Jaw
Harp, 7 samples of 2 different handbells and a few
- FX (147 samples): collection of various electronic
SFX that can be further divided in the following
categories, Machines and Electricity, Spacy and Others.
Note that there's a subfolder with 20 of the samples
- Perc (25 samples): some electronic percussions.
- Vel layers (159 samples): mix of electronic
percussions/FX with velocity layers.
- Vocoder (72 samples): short vocal FX made with the
Note that many samples could fit in more than one
category, for instance all the vocoder samples could
also be in the FX category. There are some stereo
samples indicated by "st" at the end of their names.
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