OVERVIEW

TIMBAL

Timbal is a Brazilian percussive instrument derived from Caxambu used mainly in the cultural afro-brazilian niche.

  • Price: $14.99

  • Kontakt VST / AU / AAX

  • 125 Samples

  • Available as Direct Download

  • Update Log: V1.1
    – New Graphical Interface
    – Minor Improvements
  • Full Retail Version of Kontakt 5.6 (or later) Required

Listen the Sounds of Timbal

Effects

Each effect has been made to enhance the sample intelligently.

Ability to download

PC 2.0Ghz+, 2GB ram
MAC 2.0Ghz, 2GB ram

Samples

342 Samples. Recorded using Apogee converters and preamps. Everything recorded at 44100Hz, 24bit.

Fully Dynamic

The samples offer from the slightest touch to the strongest attack providing more freedom to create dynamic rhythms and beats.

*Kontakt Full

Full Retail Version of Kontakt 5.6 (or later) Required.

Single Hits

  • Timbal

Cells 

  • Cells (sync)
  • Cells (145 bpm)
  • Cells 6_8 (sync)
  • Cells 6_8 (99 bpm)

Rhythmic Loops

  • Timbalada (Sync)
  • Timbalada (96 bpm)
  • Maracatu (sync)
  • Maracatu (110 bpm)
  • Samba Duro (Sync)
  • Samba Duro (120 bpm)
  • Afoxé (sync)
  • Afoxé (110 bpm)
 

Timbal

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.

Timbal is a Brazilian percussive instrument derived from Caxambu used mainly in the cultural afro-brazilian niche. It became popular in Brazil during the 90’s with a group called Timbalada founded by musician Carlinhos Brown.

The traditional Timbal has 14 inches in width and 35 inches in height. The instrument has rich harmonics and has great rhythmic power. Very popular with musical genres such as Axé and Pagode. Currently the instrument is also used in other genres like Sertanejo and Pop.

The Timbal was recorded by the excellent musician and composer Marcos Nascimento (Sérgio Pererê/ Tambolelê) exploring rich rhythms from different styles such as Maracatu, Afoxé and Samba Duro.

“SOUNDS GREAT! SOUNDS AUTHENTIC! I am using a Cuica for a remix of a song and it definitely brought out the life of the song! Loved it!”

David Garza - Kontakt Hub Review

“This is a nice, well-played kit with considerable nuance. I compared this with XLN’s Addictive Drums Jazz Brushes, and Muletone is so much more subtle and real.”

Thomas Owens - Drums Kontakt Hub Review

“In terms of quality, the Muletone Audio library is the best, having deeper sampling than anything else out there for the equivalent instruments and also offering different samples based on how long of a sustain is desired”

Mark Schmieder - Composer - California, US

“If you love World percussion virtual instruments and you like Brazil then you need to know Muletone Audio because they make the very best ones.”

Reid Rosefelt - NY Film Publicist - Brooklin, US

“…This is really helpful if you want to spice up your compositions with some shakerish elements… Does what it offers very well. A cool opposite towards all that boomish wacky epic percussion stuff”

Sarah Fenstermacher - Afoxé Kontakt Hub Review

“Great Drum Tool! Both excellent sounds and patterns for brazilian type of songs.”

Markus Roesch - Drums Kontakt Hub Review

“I really do love what you make, the instruments sound terrific! And I appreciate the customer support. “

Jonathan Natchez - LA Producer - California, US

“Really natural sounding Brazilian percussion. I bought this to do some dance/club music in the style of Buraka Sound System”

Jer Olsen - Kontakt Hub Review

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