The log drum, also called “slit rum”, is an idiophone usually carved in wood or constructed in a resonant wooden box. On the surface there are some wooden tongues that can be struct to play a simple melody.
This Kontakt instrument is a “vintage” version of the most common log drum in commerce. Some tongues were not perfectly in tune, and there was a small crack on one of them that made the instrument to “sizzle” on strong beats, but…
- 55 Mb NCW compressed sample pool
- 258 samples
- 2 different playing “beaters”: mallet and fingers
- 4 velocity layers layers for fingers
- 7 velocity layers for mallets
- 3x Round Robin
- Equalizer, Reverb with custom IRs
- Full velocity control
- Low memory usage, Laptop ready
- Full version of Native Instruments Kontakt 4.2.4 or above is required
- Windows XP / Vista / 7. Intelmac and Mac OS 10.5 or higher.
- 4 GB System Ram, 2 GB free on HD