Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0
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Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0 is Toontrack Music’s next professional sample engine for drums. Superior 2.0 is a complete overhaul of the original dfh-Superior engine, with the same sound quality, attention to detail and musicality that has made the Toontrack Music drum sampler line what it is.
Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0 is a professional multi-microphone drum sampler designed for discerning musicians in need of an all encompassing drum plug-in. You get total realism in terms of sound quality, detailed control for programming, and the ability to play drums live. You can choose from 4 different modes of custom installation, from the 4GB basic install, up to the full 20GB sound bank.
Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0 has been re-developed for optimized use with e-drums with more effective use of sample layers and much improved loading times. It includes custom MIDI played by Nir Z, accessed through the all new customized MIDI engine and arranger, EZPlayer Pro. It also features stand-alone capacity through Toontrack Solo. From premium UK based software developer Sonalksis, Superior Drummer 2.0 has been fitted with 5-band EQ, high and low pass filter, compressor, gate and transient designer filters.
The visualized drums in the construction window combine auditioning of sounds, drum kit construction, easily accessible mixer control, sample envelope shaping, and allows the user to mix and match instruments from all Toontrask sound libraries. The advanced mixer offers extreme control when it comes to microphone bleed, routing, and effects.
The new interface is reminiscent of EZdrummer with its simple handling and layout, but gives its user layer upon layer of in depth features to create the ultimate drum track. Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0 has all new construction windows with features such as:
-X-pads - Load instruments from any Toontrack library to add positions or to double instruments on the position of your choice.
-The ability to read and combine all Superior and EZdrummer sound libraries.
The all new internal mixer features bussing capabilities and with built in FX delivered by Sonalksis such as:
-5 Band EQ
-Highpass and Lowpass filter
EZPlayer Pro lets you access all your MDID in one player. Features include:
-Multi-track MIDI arranger with unlimited layers
-Translates MIDI to and from the major drum sampler MIDI formats in the market
-Comes with custom MIDI files played by Nir Z
-Drag and drop functionality into all major sequencers
-Organize all your MIDI and access kit pieces parts independently
Superior Drummer 2.0 was recorded by Pat Thrall, Neil Dorfsman and Nir Z at Hit Factory, Avatar Studios and Allaire studios, NY. Pat Thrall, Neil Dorfsman and Nir Z have between them over the past three decades worked with artists as diverse as Meatloaf, Celine Dion, Nick Lachey, Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Dire Straits, Beyoncé, Björk, Kiss, Joss Stone, Genesis, John Mayer and Chris Cornell.
Toontrack Superior Drummer 2.0 System Requirements:
-PC: Windows XP SP3 or newer, 2 GHz Pentium 4 or Athlon processor with 1 GB RAM (multi-core CPU with 2 GB RAM or more recommended)
-Mac: Mac OS 10.4.11 or higher, 2 GHz G5 with 1 GB RAM (multi-core CPU with 2 GB RAM or more recommended)
-4GB free hard disc space, DVD drive (25GB free hard disc space, Sequencer application and professional soundcard MIDI controller such as keyboard, drum pads or electronic drum kit recommended)