"DiaB Gypsy Guitar Sampler"
Trying to find a (Maccaferri) Gypsy Guitar sampler sound to play and reproduce the "Django in a Box" midi solos I decided to make my own!
Guitar: Sweet Chorus Castelluccia (2004)
Strings: Argentine Savarez 0,10
Pick:Tortoise, played at every note Down & Up Stroke.
Mic’s:Two microphones recorded with Mid-Side Technique
(Schoeps CMC5 +MK4G for Middle)
( Neumann u87 for side)
Valve preamp: Anthony DeMaria ADL 600 (2ch)
Digital Converters: Soundscape iBox48TA Apogee I/O 896
Audio Sample size: 32 bit Channels: two (Stereo)
Audio Sample Rate: 48khz
Analog Console: Trident Dream 30ch
Post Rec: Pro Tools Slight compression and level Limiter with TRacks.
No EQ No Rev.
Sampler : Sforzando Free SFZ Player You have to download!
A very good sounding library (409 Mb's), with five effects:
Release - Attack - ToneCut -
M-S ("Mid side" Stereo technique to mono)
Graphics : The simplest for cost reasons (We hear with our ears).
Able to give “Django In a Box” midi solos and melodies the correct sound
for this style of music or be used as VST32 RTAS plug-in or Standalone!
It works with BB 2012 and higher as VST instrument!
Opens with "Sforzando free sfz player".
Download the free player : http://www.plogue.com/downloads/#sforzando
Hear the "DiaB" video at : DIAB Video
Buy the DiaB Library : Diab Sampler