Tag Archives: Traditional Chinese Instrument

Ilya Efimov – Bawu (KONTAKT)

By | April 27, 2017

  The bawu is a Chinese wind instrument. Although shaped like a flute, it is actually a free reed instrument, with a single metal reed. It is played in a transverse (horizontal) manner. It has a pure, clarinet-like timbre and its playing technique incorporates the use of much ornamentation, particularly bending tones. The bawu likely originated in the… Read More »

Best Service – Gu Zheng (ENGINE 2)

By | April 12, 2017

Gu Zheng – Chinese zither is one of the most beautiful, traditional Chinese instruments with a history of more than 2000 years. Yellow River Sound’s Gu Zheng is produced by Zhang Jian (China Conservatory of Music) & Ma Jing (ADSH) in cooperation with Best Service. For the first time, a Chinese music producers, who have a true understanding… Read More »

Kong Audio – Chinee Orchestra FE 2.1.2 (STANDALONE, VSTi) [Win x86 x64]

By | February 6, 2017

Chinee Orchestra FE (full edition) – the first and only tool of the Chinese orchestra. While working on a completely new engine QIN RV, the tool bears the sonic palette, adding shine to all types of musical works: whether soundtracks, film / TV / games, pop music, commercials or live concerts. Chinee Orchestra FE contains 31 (22 *)… Read More »

Cinesamples – Tina Guo Artist Series (KONTAKT)

By | January 18, 2017

  An expansive arsenal of innovative sound design and composition tools brought to life through a collection of expressive electric / acoustic cello and erhu performances. For owners of Kontakt (Full and Player) 5.3.1 or higher. The Tina Guo library offers an exquisitely unique and progressive take on the Acoustic and Electric Cello, as well as the traditional… Read More »

Kong Audio – ChineePiPa v1.4.5 (VSTi) [Win x86]

By | October 18, 2016

Pipa (Chinese Lute) has its origin dated back to the Qin Dynasty (221-206BC). As Pipa evolved, it was heavily influenced by Persian culture during the Tang Dynasty (618 – 907 AD) when the two great civilizations crossed over with each other, and became one of the most popular instruments in China ever since then. As Pipa prospered in… Read More »

Soniccouture – Guzheng (KONTAKT)

By | July 22, 2016

The Guzheng is a traditional Chinese instrument dating from the Qin dynasty (c. 200 BC to the rest of us). It is the ancestor of the Japanese Koto as well as several other zither-like instruments found across east Asia.The SC Guzheng has been extensively recorded in 24 bit 44.1khz stereo. Three articulations were sampled: right hand (finger picks),… Read More »