MUSIC TECH: Native Instruments Free Soft Synths- KORE 2 Player and KONTAKT Player
NATIVE INSTRUMENTS, creators of some of the most powerful and widely used software synths on the market, offers two plug-in synth players available for FREE download. These can be used both as a stand-alone application or within any sequencer/DAW host as a VST®, Audio Units™ or RTAS® plug-in. KORE 2 Player and KONTAKT Player provide an introduction into the world of sounds offered by Native Instruments. KORE 2 Player is a software synth that comes with a 400MB sound library that can be expanded with additional synth libraries, many for as low as $59. KORE 2 PLAYER includes six Native Instruments sound engines under the hood and provides ready-to-play sounds that can be browsed and tweaked via the intuitive KORE 2 PLAYER interface. The KONTAKT Player is a sample playback synth that allows for innovative, highly playable instruments. The virtually unlimited flexibility of Kontakt Script Processing allows for instruments with unprecedented functionality and musicality.
Check out the video below for a sample of the MASSIVE THREAT sound set available for the KORE 2 Player. Shout out to Saint Joe at soundsandgear.com: