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Big Fish Audio

Cinematic Percussion

A cinematic percussion library for every serious composer
Cinematic Percussion - A cinematic percussion library for every serious composer
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Related Styles:
World/Ethnic , and Middle Eastern
Loop Types:
Construction Kits , and Live Performances
Now $39.98
$99.95 $39.98
$99.95 $39.98
Acid, WAV, REX, Apple Loops, Kontakt 3
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  • Loops
  • Construction Kits

"'ll find these instruments indispensable as the building blocks for creating that cinematic masterpiece." - Computer Music

"5/5! A high-quality, varied and well-organised library offering tons of good material." Sound On Sound

" and TV soundtrack artists will love the breadth and flexibility..." - Recording Mag

Cinematic Percussion...a percussion library for every serious composer who needs the highest quality construction kits and samples, featuring live performances from one of the film industry's most sought-after percussionists, M.B. Gordy. This DVD contains 2.6 GB of percussion recordings, including deep giant taiko drums, exotic Middle Eastern hand drums, shakers, metals, beads, timpani, snares, gongs, piatti, tuned slates, oil drums, and waterphones. You can create the perfect rhythmic soundscape: the most bombastic to the eeriest of ambiences, military engagements, island sacrifices, ultimate disasters, spine tingling thrillers, superhero confrontations, chase scenes, and more. It's all here for you to mix and match, dice and splice, or just use as-is right of the the box! Pour it into your score and go from 'zero' to 'hero' in 60 seconds!

The Kontakt/Apple Loops version contains Kontakt-mapped versions of all loops from the construction kits, laid out on the keyboard for easy and automatic timestretching. All of the sonic content from the Cinematic Percussion DVD is included, as are the original Apple Loops. Requires a fully licensed version of Kontakt 3.5 or later.
- 2.6GB of Cinematic Percussion

- 30 Construction Kits

- Tempos ranging from 60BPM-180BPM

- Some Instruments Used:

Taiko Drums
Bass Drums
Exotic Middle Eastern Hand Drums
Bamboo Box
Orchestral Toms
Oil Drums
Frame Drums
Vocal Percussion

...and A LOT more!

Download Sizes

Version Compressed Download Size
Kontakt 3/Apple Loops Download includes
  Kontakt Pack:  2.28 GB
Apple Loops/REX/WAV/Acid Download includes
  Wav:  2.12 GB
  Apple:  2.09 GB
  Rex:  1.11 GB

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License Agreement

The Following End User License Agreement is included with Cinematic Percussion. This License is only valid for the individual who has purchased an unopened, new and lawfully made copy of Cinematic Percussion from a dealer or distributor authorized by Big Fish Audio.

"The samples contained herein are licensed, not sold to you, the individual end user, by Big Fish Audio. This non-exclusive, non-transferable license is granted only to the individual end user who has purchased a lawfully made copy of this product from Big Fish Audio or a distributor authorized by Big Fish Audio. All samples remain the property of Big Fish Audio and are licensed only for use in the creation of a live or recorded performance that includes the licensed samples as part of a derivative musical work created by the licensed end user. This license expressly forbids resale, rental, loan, gift, or transfer of these samples in any format or via any medium, except as part of a derivative musical work. The samples may not be included, whether unmodified or as part of a derivative work, in any sample library or virtual instrument product. The samples shall not be used, directly or indirectly, for the training, development, or enhancement of artificial intelligence systems or algorithms, including but not limited to machine learning models, neural networks, or any other artificial intelligence technology, whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes, without the explicit written consent of the Big Fish Audio. Any unauthorized use of the licensed samples for artificial intelligence training purposes shall constitute a material breach of this agreement and may result in termination of the license, as well as any other legal remedies available to Big Fish Audio. If you use this product in the creation of a music library, or music intended to be included in a music library catalog, you cannot use the demonstration mix track files or recreate the demonstration mix track, you can only use the other files to create a derivative musical work. When present, the demonstration mix track files contain "demo" or "full mix" in the file name. Some products do not contain any demonstration mix track files or demo files. All rights not expressly granted herein are exclusively reserved by Big Fish Audio."

Computer Music

This impressive collection of sounds from Big Fish Audio features expressive performances from one of the film industry's most renowned percussionists, MB Gordy. With timpani, orchestral bass and snares, roto-toms and much more, you'll find these instruments...

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This library comes on a dual-layer DVD with about 2.6 GB of unique WAV files. Cinematic Percussion is organized into 30 construciton kits, each in its own subfolder, with the folder name showing tempo in BPM and odd meter (if any-seven of the 30 kits are not in 4/4). a...

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Sound On Sound | 5/5

In percussive terms, the adjective 'cinematic' currently translates as big, boomy drums from all corners of the globe: African shakers, timpani, ethnic hand-percussion, grandiose orchestral bass drums and rattling, send-in-the-Marines military snares. And that's exactly...

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Free Pack

Free samplepack featuring one free kit of loops. This pack only contains a partial set of loops from the included kit. The full library contains various other loops and samples from the kit. This pack contains WAV, REX, and Apple Loop versions of each loop.

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