Where are my Kontakt instruments?
Open the KONTAKT Preferences (Mac) / Options (Windows) and switch to the Libraries tab. In the list, make sure that all Libraries that you wish to appear in the Library Browser are visible by clicking the square next to the Library name.
What instruments are in Kontakt?
KONTAKT 6 ships with three Play Series instruments: ANALOG DREAMS, ETHEREAL EARTH, and HYBRID KEYS. These libraries combine two morphable sound layers, many of which utilize KONTAKT’s wavetable synthesis engine, for exciting hybrid textures.
How do I add instruments to Kontakt Player?
To add Kontakt instruments to a folder just click and drag them from either the Files tab, Libraries tab, Database tab, or your operating system’s file browser and onto the Quick Load catalogue.
What is included in Kontakt 6?
Some of the new features included in Kontakt 6 are:
- Included library of more that 55 GB of sampled instruments.
- Capability of building your own instruments due the sample-editing and instrument-building tools.
- Embedded signal processing tools such as effects, modulation, envelopes and other modules.
What is the difference between Kontakt and Kontakt Player?
KONTAKT is the industry-standard sampler from Native Instruments. KONTAKT PLAYER is a free application that hosts all of Native Instruments’ sample-based instruments, as well as third-party products made for the platform. Instruments made for KONTAKT PLAYER will also run in the full version of KONTAKT.
Is there a free version of Kontakt?
Kontakt Player is a free download from Native Instruments that hosts Kontakt library content and select third-party sample libraries. You’ll need to go to the Kontakt 6 Player download page.
Why is Kontakt so expensive?
1) You are not talking about the Kontakt Player, you are talking about the full fledged Kontakt sampler, which does cost a lot because you get a lot (functionality). The bundled library is really just a free teaser. 2) Garritan has provided a free update to Kontakt Player 2 for GPO owners. KP2 can run on Intel Macs.
How can I get Kontakt cheaper?
To get the Kontakt discount, you’ll need to own a library that qualifies for discount crossgrade pricing. You might already own a library that qualifies, but if not go to the Embertone website and look for the free Kontakt Player library Arcane.
How much is the full version of Kontakt?
I could never pull the trigger on upgrading to the full version for $399. A little to steep. But I just happened to visit the NI site and discovered a sale going on that let me get the full Kontakt 6 for $125 because I had an instrument that qualified me for a cross grade price.
Is Kontakt a DAW?
Kontakt can run as a standalone application but is used most often as an audio instrument (or plug-in) inside a digital audio workstation (DAW, sequencer). Kontakt supports the VST, AU and AAX protocols, making it compatible with virtually any DAW, including Cubase, Logic and Pro Tools.
What is Kontakt good for?
Besides using Kontakt as a preset player for various Libraries (especiallly Tonehammer stuff) I use it a lot for manipulating vocal/speech sounds chopping up the syllables with the Beat machine, editing strange loops with the Multi loop function or using Tone Machine for vocoder like stuff or stretching samples beyond …
Can I buy just Kontakt?
sure you can buy kontakt alone (and it’s only bundled with komplete).