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T.D. Samples

T.D. Samples offer a diverse range of Kontakt instruments and WAV files. Sultry spoken phrases, exotic World instruments, unusual scrap percussion etc., these kits are all royalty free and ready for use in your next production.

  1. Toy Instruments

    10 Acoustic Toy Instruments for Kontakt

    Toy instruments contains ten Kontakt (4.2 and above) patches covering a variety of acoustic musical toys. Every note has been meticulously sampled to capture the natural charm of these little instruments, plus their original key ranges have been extended. Perfect for children's music, comedy etc., this sample pack contains the following: KAZOO: A metal kazoo with velocity controlled articulations (sustained, staccato, grace notes) plus breaths. TOY PIANO: A charming, vintage toy grand piano. TOY FLUTE: A small plastic flute with velocity controlled articulations (sustained, tongued sustained, grace notes) plus breaths. TOY GUITAR: A small plastic guitar with nylon strings. Staccato notes assigned to the lower keys, sustained notes/string scrapes on the upper. TOY XYLOPHONE (METAL): A toy xylophone with metal bars. TOY HARMONICA: A plastic children's harmonica with velocity controlled articulations (sustained, staccato) plus breaths. TOY PANPIPES: A set of toy plastic panpipes with velocity controlled articulations (sustained, staccato) plus breaths. TOY XYLOPHONE (WOOD): A toy xylophone with wooden bars. SLIDE WHISTLE (TUNED): A small wooden slide whistle sampled at various pitches with velocity controlled articulations (sustained, tongued sustained, staccato) plus breaths. TOY PERCUSSION: A selection of children's percussion including toy snare, rattles, cymbals, whistles, tambourines etc.. www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  2. Ambient Impacts

    Big Atmospheric Hits for Kontakt

    Ambient Impacts is an instrument for the full version of Kontakt 4.2 and above. It features 61 sounds of distant clangs, bangs and booms created by striking a variety of scrap metal with fingertips/rubber headed beaters and heavily processing the results. These cavernous hits are perfect for use in soundtracks, industrial music, foley etc.. All samples recorded at 32 bit quality. More from T.D. Samples at the link below: (Ethnic instruments, scrap percussion, musical toys, sultry speech etc..) www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  3. Scrap Percussion Bundle

    5 Kontakt Percussion Packs

    Scrap Percussion Bundle contains five Kontakt (4.2 and above) instruments featuring a huge variety of unusual percussion samples created from items of scrap. Combining these instruments will give you a sonically rich and varied palette of diverse sounds that will make your rhythm tracks stand out from the crowd! This bundle contains: METAL & WOOD PERCUSSION: 61 percussive hits created by striking a large variety of scrap metal and wood. Perfect for building unconventional rhythms. AMBIENT METAL PERCUSSION: Percussive hits created by striking a large variety of scrap metal with fingertips/rubber headed beaters. These 61 subtle tones are suitable for many styles of music including industrial, cinematic, experimental, hypnotic ambient rhythms etc.. SCRAPHEAP PERCUSSION: 61 percussion samples created using items salvaged from a rubbish tip. 'Instruments' used include old radiators, metal pipes, bottles, lamps, microwave, spade, stepladders, paint tins, bucket etc.. METALWORKS: Big metallic clangs, bangs and booms created by striking a variety of scrap metal with assorted beaters. These 61 samples can be used for creating dynamic rhythm beds or accents in musical styles such as cinematic, industrial etc.. ENSEMBLE SCRAP PERCUSSION: 61 sounds each containing 2 scrap percussion samples. Playing several notes together creates large dynamic ensembles. More from T.D.Samples: (Ethnic instruments, musical toys, sultry speech etc..) www.sampleism.com/tdsampleRead more…

  4. Guitar Bundle

    3 Kontakt Instruments - Special Bundle Price!

    Guitar Bundle contains the following three instruments for the full version of Kontakt 4.2 and above. SOLO ACOUSTIC GUITAR: This instrument, with it's rich, mellow tone is designed mainly for single note playing. It is suitable for melody lines, instrumental fill passages, solos and riffs within song structures. Convincing results can be easily achieved using velocity sensitivity to introduce a variety of articulations. A selection of string scrapes is also included. MANDOLIN: Features up and down round robin picks and three articulations. Staccato notes are assigned to the lower half of the keyboard with sustained notes on the upper. Playing the upper keys with a harder velocity triggers a trill that plays as long as the key is depressed. A few string scrapes are also included. TOY GUITAR: This instrument features both sustained and staccato notes sampled at four velocities (plus a few string scrapes). By alternating between the two articulations via the split keyboard, a realistic performance can be easily achieved. With applications far beyond just children's music, this funky little instrument has plenty of character and is a useful alternative to a standard acoustic guitar. It is also available as part of my 'Toy Instruments' pack which features 10 musical toys for £19.99 - available here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  5. Wind Instruments Bundle

    8 Expressive Kontakt Instruments - Special Bundle Price!

    Wind Instruments Bundle contains eight highly expressive instruments for the full version of Kontakt 4.2 or above. With their variety of velocity controlled articulations (bends, trills etc.) and inclusion of breath samples, authentic and evocative performances can be quickly and easily achieved. All samples have been recorded at 24 bit or higher and tuned to concert pitch. This bundle contains: ETHNIC FLUTE DIZI TIN WHISTLE WOODEN FLUTE HARMONICA PAN FLUTE THE LITTLE WHISTLER OCARINA More information can be found on each of these instruments here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  6. Pan Flute

    South American Pan pipe for Kontakt

    This two octave South American pan flute instrument features a split keyboard with staccato notes on the lower keys (with overblown 'chiffs' at higher velocities) and sustained notes on the upper. A selection of breaths is included and volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. All samples have been recorded at 24 bit quality and feature 2x round robin. Please note: Pan Flute requires the full version of Kontakt 4.2 or above. It will only work in demo mode in Kontakt Player. * This instrument can also be purchased as part of a Wind Instruments Bundle featuring 8 Kontakt instruments for £14.99. Available at the link below: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  7. Enigmatic Phrases

    Sensual female speech

    A unique collection of over 340 WAV files featuring enigmatic phrases spoken in a sultry female voice with an exotic accent. An essential addition to the sample library of any producer of sensual electronica, this sound kit is comprised of these five sections: 84 PHRASES OF WISDOM IN ENGLISH AND FRENCH 102 PHRASES OF WISDOM IN ENGLISH AND FRENCH (Half-whispered) 50 LATIN PHRASES (Half-whispered) 25 BUDDHA SAYINGS 80 WORDS AND PHRASES All samples have been recorded dry without effects for maximum flexibility in your productions. * The second demo also features samples from 'Phrases of Wisdom' - Male speech featuring Bible quotes, Buddha sayings, Latin dictums and empowering words. Check it out here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  8. Mandolin

    Mandolin for Kontakt

    This mandolin for Kontakt 4.2 and above features three articulations. Staccato notes are assigned to the lower half of the keyboard with sustained notes on the upper. Playing the upper keys with a harder velocity triggers a trill that plays as long as the key is held down. A few string scrapes are also included. All samples were recorded at 24 bit quality and feature up and down round robin picks. * This instrument is also available as part of a Guitar Bundle along with 'Solo Acoustic Guitar' and 'Toy Guitar' for £7.99. More details here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  9. Harmonica

    Mouth organ for Kontakt

    This harmonica uses keyboard velocity to switch between sustained and staccato articulations. Two keyswitches are also provided to trigger either single notes or chords to give an authentic sounding performance. A selection of breaths is included and volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. Designed for Kontakt 4.2 and above using 24 bit / 44.1 kHz samples. * This instrument can also be purchased as part of a Wind Instruments Bundle featuring 8 Kontakt instruments for £14.99. Available at the link below: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  10. Ocarina

    Clay flute for Kontakt

    This ocarina instrument uses velocity switching to give a natural sounding performance simply by playing the split keyboard (staccato notes on the lower keys, various sustained articulations on the upper). A selection of breaths is also included. Volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. Designed for Kontakt 4.2 or above using 24 bit / 44.1 kHz samples. * This ocarina is also available as part of my 'African Instruments' pack which features 12 instruments for £9.99 and 'Wind Instruments Bundle' featuring 8 instruments for £14.99! Check them out at this link: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  11. Wooden Flute

    Expressive ethnic flute for Kontakt

    Designed for Kontakt 4.2 and above, Wooden Flute uses velocity switching to give a natural sounding performance simply by playing the split keyboard (staccato notes on the lower keys, various sustained articulations on the upper). A selection of breaths is also included. Volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. * This flute is also available as part of my 'African Instruments' pack which features 12 instruments for £9.99 and 'Wind Instruments Bundle' featuring 8 instruments for £14.99! Check them out at this link: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  12. Dizi Flute

    Expressive Chinese flute for Kontakt

    The dizi (pronounced 'dee-tsu') is a bamboo flute used in Chinese folk, opera and classical music. Designed for Kontakt 4.2 or above, this instrument uses velocity switching to give an expressive performance simply by playing the split keyboard (staccato notes on the lower keys, various sustained articulations on the upper). A selection of breaths is also included. Volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. All samples have been recorded at 24bit / 44.1 kHz quality. * This instrument can also be purchased as part of a Wind Instruments Bundle featuring 8 Kontakt instruments for £14.99. Available at the link below: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  13. The Little Whistler

    Human whistle for Kontakt

    Designed for Kontakt 4.2 and above, The Little Whistler uses velocity switching to change between short, sustained and slurred sustained human whistle articulations. A selection of breaths is included and volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. * This instrument can also be purchased as part of a Wind Instruments Bundle featuring 8 Kontakt instruments for £14.99. Available at the link below: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  14. African Instruments

    12 African Instruments for Kontakt

    12 African Instruments for Kontakt 4.2+. (RR = Round Robin, VL = Velocity Layers) VOODOO INSTRUMENT: Single string instrument struck with stick. Sustained/muted samples. RR = 9, VL = 3 WOODEN FLUTE: Three keyboard zones - Breaths, staccato and velocity controlled sustained articulations (grace note, trill..) VL = Up to 4 MOUTHBOW: Flexible stick strung end to end with taut wire. Mouth used as resonant chamber while striking wire with stick. RR = 20 BAMBOO XYLOPHONE: Small, non-Western scale instrument. RR = 2, VL = 3 MUTED BAMBOO XYLOPHONE: As above with muted tone. VL = 3 ORUTU: One-stringed fiddle. Sustained notes on lower velocities, staccato notes on higher. RR = 6, VL = 2 BOLON: Bass harp with three strings stretched between a gourd and a wooden neck. Gourd slaps included. RR = 3, VL = 3 AKONTING: Three-stringed folk lute. Velocity triggered sustained/staccato notes. RR = 2, VL = 2 LITTLE DJEMBE: Six inch tall drum. Alternating left and right hand hits on each key. RR = 2, VL = 4 LITTLE DJEMBE (RR): As above with two active keys (left/right hands) cycling hits from all areas of drum head. RR = 9, VL = 4 GONGOMA: Large thumb piano. Includes gourd slaps. RR = Up to 4, VL = Up to 3 CLAY FLUTE: Ocarina with three keyboard zones. Breaths, staccato and velocity controlled sustained articulations (grace note, trill..) VL = Up to 4 AFRICAN HARP: Plucked harp. RR = 2, VL = 3 KALIMBA: Small, non-Western scale thumb piano. VL = 4 www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  15. Solo Acoustic Guitar

    Expressive acoustic guitar for Kontakt

    This acoustic guitar instrument for kontakt (4.2 and above) has a rich, mellow tone. Designed mainly for single note playing, it is suitable for melody lines, instrumental fill passages, solos and riffs within song structures. Convincing results can be easily achieved using velocity sensitivity to introduce a variety of articulations. A selection of string scrapes is also included. * This instrument is also available as part of a Guitar Bundle along with 'Mandolin' and 'Toy Guitar' for £7.99. More details here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  16. Tin Whistle

    Expressive tin whistle instrument for Kontakt

    The tin whistle (also known as a penny whistle) is a simple six-holed woodwind instrument which is closely associated with Celtic music. With this Kontakt (4.2 and above) instrument, a natural sounding performance can be easily achieved by playing the keyboard at different velocities to introduce slurred and trilled articulations. A selection of breaths is also included. Volume can be adjusted with the modulation wheel. * This instrument can also be purchased as part of a Wind Instruments Bundle featuring 8 Kontakt instruments for £14.99. Available at the link below: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  17. Phrases of Wisdom

    Biblical, Buddha and Latin Phrases

    A unique collection of over 230 24-bit WAV files of male speech featuring Bible quotes, Buddha sayings, Latin dictums and empowering words. Perfect for enigmatic electronica, New Age etc., this sound kit is comprised of these four sections: 110 PHRASES OF WISDOM The Lord is my light / While we breath we shall defend / Outside the church there is no salvation / common danger brings forth harmony / Fortune favours the brave etc.. 49 LATIN DICTUMS Acta sanctorum / Anno domini / Benedictus / Gloria in excelsis Deo / Latine dictum / Multum in parvo / Per aspera ad astra etc.. 26 BUDDHA SAYINGS What we think we become / Concentrate the mind on the present moment / On life's journey faith is nourishment / With our thoughts we make our World etc.. 48 WORDS AND PHRASES Bible intro (In the beginning..) / The 10 Commandments / The Lord’s Prayer (Our Father who art in Heaven..) / Desire / Karma / Buddha / Sanctuary / Philosophy etc.. All samples have been recorded dry without effects for maximum flexibility in your productions. * The second demo also contains samples from 'Enigmatic Phrases' - Speech WAVs spoken in a sultry female voice with an exotic accent. Check it out here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  18. Organic Desolation

    Organic source Kontakt instruments for space/sea soundscapes

    Organic Desolation contains 27 Kontakt instruments with a cold, desolate feel. The sounds were created by greatly stretching samples taken from a kalimba, acoustic guitar, cymbal, flute, pitch pipe, zither and voice. Developed for Kontakt 4.1 and above using 32 bit float samples,these subtle textures are suitable for dark space/sea soundscapes, film scores, atmospheres etc.. The audio demo contains the following sounds: 'Alien World' (created with a kalimba) 'Alien Winds' and 'Space Drone' (created with an acoustic guitar and voice) 'New Horizons' and 'Pulse' (created with a zither and pitch pipe) 'Martian Sunrise' (created with an acoustic guitar) 'Lifeless Planet' and 'Bass Throb' (created with a cymbal and flute) 'Waves' (created with a flute) Check out my complete sample library at the link below: (Ethnic instruments, scrap percussion, musical toys, sultry speech etc..) www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  19. Toy Guitar

    A funky little alternative to acoustic guitar (Kontakt)

    Toy guitar Kontakt instrument features both sustained and staccato notes sampled at four velocities (plus a few string scrapes). By alternating between the two articulations via the split keyboard, a realistic performance can be easily achieved. With applications far beyond just children's music, this funky little instrument has plenty of character and is a useful alternative to a standard acoustic guitar. Developed for Kontakt 4.2 and above using 32 bit float samples. * This guitar is also available as part of my 'Toy Instruments' pack which features 10 musical toys for £19.99 and my 'Guitar Bundle' (with Solo Acoustic Guitar/Mandolin) for £7.99. Available here: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  20. Kalimba

    African thumb piano for Kontakt

    The kalimba (also known as a Mbira or Thumb piano) is an African instrument consisting of metal tines attached to a wooden board which are plucked with the thumbs causing metal rings on the board to 'buzz'. This Kontakt (4.2 and above)instrument features eight non-western scale tines sampled at four velocities to create an authentic sound. * This kalimba is also available as part of my 'African Instruments' pack which features 12 instruments for just £9.99! Check it out at this link: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  21. Ethnic Flute

    Expressive World music flute for Kontakt

    Designed for Kontakt 4.2 and above, Ethnic Flute has a deep, rich tone and is suitable for many styles of World music. The instrument uses velocity switching to give a natural sounding performance simply by playing the split keyboard (staccato notes on the lower keys, various sustained articulations on the upper). A selection of breaths is also included. Volume can be adjusted using the modulation wheel. * This instrument can also be purchased as part of a Wind Instruments Bundle featuring 8 Kontakt instruments for £14.99. Available at the link below: www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

  22. Tibetan Wind Chimes

    Twelve wind chime performances

    Through the centuries, Tibetan Buddhists have attached elegantly decorated wind chimes/bells to the exterior of sacred religious structures to attract benevolent spirits. Meticulously recorded to capture every nuance, Tibetan wind chimes sample kit contains stereo WAV files featuring individual 90 second ‘performances’ from twelve wind chimes, plus a shorter one-shot of each instrument. With their subtle high frequency harmonics, these sounds can be extremely useful for adding colour to cinematic textures/New Age ambiences/World music etc.. This download contains the following : SPIRIT CHIMES - Soft, ethereal sounding chimes YAK BELL CHIMES - Miniature yak bells suspended from chains TANTRA CHIMES - Rich, glass-like tone MOON CHIMES - A delicate and playful muted sound PRAYER BELL CHIMES - Meditation hand bells with a clear and penetrating note FINGER CYMBAL CHIMES - The rims of two brass finger cymbals gently tapped together BAMBOO CHIMES - Two intensities - ‘Breeze’ and ‘Wind’. PRAYER BOWL CHIMES - A prayer bowl lightly tapped with a finger cymbal SACRED CHIMES - Long, deep-toned chimes TREE CHIMES - 18 bars of descending size producing a bright, lively tone BUDDHA CHIMES - Small, high-pitched meditative chimes BABY BUDDHA CHIMES - As above with shorter bars Other sample kits from T.D.Samples are available at the link below: (Ethnic instruments, scrap percussion, musical toys, sultry speech etc..) www.sampleism.com/tdsamplesRead more…

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