Samplers are powerful sound manipulation devices. With them we can craft both stunningly realistic reproductions of acoustic instruments as well as never-before-heard sounds. This ability makes samplers an essential tool for the producer looking to create a unique sonic identity.
This workshop will look at Kontakt from Native Instruments. Part of the Komplete bundle, Kontakt is the industry standard software sampler, easily accessible to new users but with a deep feature set that rewards those who master it.
Dr. Abdurrahman Tarikci will be hosting a Planet MicroJam clinic on the scales (maqams) and rhythmic forms of traditional Turkish music along with special guests David Fiuczynski and Utar Artun. Please bring your instruments!