As part of samba schools from the 1930’s the Cuíca is present in various aspects of Brazilian music and became a tool with features typical of Brazil.
Kontakt VST / AU / AAX
2 Microphone Positions
Available as Direct Download
Full Retail Version of Kontakt 5.5 (or later) Required
Listen the Sounds of Cuíca 2
No hundreds of effects and loads of knobs which you don’t use. Each effect has been made to enhance the sample intelligently.
Ability to download
PC 2.0Ghz+, 2GB ram
MAC 2.0Ghz, 2GB ram
342 Samples. Recorded using Apogee converters and preamps. Everything recorded at 44100Hz, 24bit.
The samples offer from the slightest touch to the strongest attack providing more freedom to create dynamic rhythms and beats.
Use the convolution reverb and create a perfect environment. Unlike other Brazilian libraries each instrument is recorded with dry ambience preserving the real character of the instrument.Mic Placement. 2 microphones were used in different positions. Mix or use the sound you like within the mix.
Muletone Audio presents the Brazilian Series. Instruments from Brazil with a unique focus in their playability and their musical language. With an entirely Brazilian production muletone explores each instrument in minute detail. Unlike others libraries the Brazilian Series brings a real depth and perspective of Brazil’s instruments respecting their individual characteristics.
Brazilian Series Cuíca 2 comes with more rhythmic variations and loops, the library features new groove options and varied rhythms than in the first version.
Despite it’s East / African origin the Cuíca has become a genuine instrument in Brazil. As part of samba schools from the 1930’s the
Cuíca is present in various aspects of Brazilian music and became a tool with features typical of Brazil. It’s execution combines technical, swing and has a unique sound.
A novelty in the new libraries is the individual control of session microphones. You can mix 2 distinct microphones in different positions providing more freedom and timbre options in the song. Control the microphones even within the loops.
The Cuíca 2 was recorded by the great musician and percussionist Robson “Batata” renowned Brazilian musician.
- Cuíca 2 – Single Hits Articulations
- Cuíca 2 – Slow Grooves (88 bpm)
- Cuíca 2 – Slow Grooves (sync)
- Cuíca 2 – Rhythmic Loops (115 bpm)
- Cuíca 2 – Rhythmic Loops (sync)
- Cuíca 2 – Effects
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