Dark Bass is the third of a series of Libraries that has been designed to provide an expansive range of dark and suspenseful textures whilst providing controls to allow the Composer to easily invent unique sounds.
This Virtual Instrument features 4 Instruments each completely different. Some are melodic in nature while others are purely textural.
WALL OF BASS CONTROLS
Each of the 4 Basses has its own bank of controls for -
Wall of Bass : 4 Bass Guitars in One. Each has its own individual bank of Controls.
The Nine : Nine massive Dirty Centurion Basses capable of everything from low rough
growl to full on tear-
Chordal Pad : Harp-
SFX Instrument : Contains a variety of Pick Scrapes, Body Hits and Other Noises.
ARTICULATIONS & CONTROLS
Wall of Sound : Sustain, Staccato, Hammer On/Pull Off, Slide Down Fretboard after Note Played
The Nine : Long, Short & Reversed. Chord Pad : Long (Forward & Reversed)
SFX : Body Hits (Pitched & Unpitched), Tremelo Body Hts, Pick Scrapes, String Hits
Controls : Sample Offset, Free LFO Volume Modulation, Tempo-
ON THE FLY MOD WHEEL
FILTERS AND ENVELOPES
Shape the tone of each sound each sound with two 4 -
Glide your sounds in or turn long ones into short ones with the full ADSR volume shaping envelope controls. There are separate Volume Envelopes for Long and Short Sounds.
LFO VOLUME MODULATION
Each instrument has a multi-
WHEN THE SAMPLE STARTS
Many of the sounds in this library are long. You can change the starting point of each sound by tweaking the Playback Offset Controls. This is especially useful for tailoring reverse hits to your music.
Not limited to specific strumming patterns or rhythms -
You can choose from Bar, Open and Power Chords.
"Free Chord Play" -
We also have a secion of the keyboard for what we call "Dead Strums". These are muted Percussive Strums. These can be used to punctuate your rhythmic Chord playing to funk up your vamps.
"Speed and Emphasis" -
6 add 9
7 sharp 9
Major Minor 7th
Major 7 flat 5
Full Version of Kontakt 5.3.1+ is required
RSSD03 requires 2.09 GB of hard drive space (Compressed files)
Available as Direct Download only
Please Make Sure You Are Buying the Correct Instrument as this is a Download and NO Refunds Can Be Given
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Each Dial/Switch on the Main Interface can be controlled by an external MIDI controller. You can change the MIDI channel for each control to totally customise RSSD03 Dark Bass to suit you.
You also have the option to unload any Articulation Groups you don't need if you want to reduce the RAM footprint of the instrument.
RSSD03 is supported by several built in Effects Units -
4 Band Equalizer
32 Reverb Impulse Responses
Speaker Cabinet Selection (16 Cabinets with Wet / Dry blend)
The Wall of Bass Instrument has 2 Convolution Reverb Units similar to the other instruments.
The difference is that each of the 4 Basses can send a different amount of signal to each Unit allowing a much greater depth of sound.
There are 2 Master Tempo-
Choose Filter rates from 1/16th beat up to 4 beats. Triplet options aswell.
Move your sounds ...
You can select forward or reversed versions of any sound at will by using the Mod
Wheel. Simply change the position of the Mod Wheel before playing a note to change
direction. Combine this with the Playback Offset Controls to create on-
The Nine, the Chordal Pad and the MFX Instruments all come with Tempo-
Choose synced LR Pan rates from 1/16th beat up to 4 beats. Triplet options aswell.
Dark Bass Demo