World Strings Oud

We are very proud to present our second World Strings instrument the ‘Oud’ - an artistic collaboration between Associate Professor Kim Cunio and Evolution Series.

Modern Designed Interface

Created for Kontakt 5, World Strings Oud features a simple yet intuitive interface. Our advanced scripting techniques aids in seamless control of Oud’s powerful and intimate sound.

Exclusive and Inspiring Playing Experience

Kim’s in-depth knowledge of world music, his musical technique and unique playing style enabled us to craft an exclusive and inspiring virtual playing experience.

Unprecedented Quality

This high-end beautiful Oud instrument can best be described as having a lovely warm, full, yet precise tone. Recording its sounds at a world- class scoring stage with real room microphones gives an amazing sonic 3D dimension to the sound palette.

Playing Techniques

  • Sustain (no vibrato)
  • Sustain (with vibrato)
  • Tremolo
  • Harmonics
  • Body Percussion
  • Hammer on/pull off
  • Slow and fast portamento slides

Features

All samples at 48khz 24bit

A Goliath 118 gigabyte virtual instrument reduced to 38 gigabyte’s via Native Instruments Compression

Multiple velocities and round robin

Up to 4 user-controllable microphone positions

Recorded at a world class orchestral scoring stage

The most beautiful and unique sounding instrument

NKS Support

Works with the free Kontakt player 5 and up

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Testimonial

Macintosh

  • 10.12, 10.13 or 10.14 (latest update)
  • Intel Core i5 or equivalent CPU
  • 8GB RAM (Light version) 32GB RAM (Full version)
  • 7200 RPM HDD or faster (non energy saving) ** SSD for improved sample streaming
  • Mac OS X (64-bit only): Stand-alone, VST, AU, AAX
  • 38GB free hard drive space (Compressed)
  • Supports NKS
  • Works with the free Kontakt 5 player

Windows

  • Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10 (latest Service Pack)
  • Intel Core i5 or equivalent CPU
  • 8GB RAM (Light version) 32GB RAM (Full version)
  • 7200 RPM HDD or faster (non energy saving) ** SSD for improved sample streaming
  • Windows (32/64-bit): Stand-alone, VST, AAX
  • 38GB free hard drive space (Compressed)
  • Supports NKS
  • Works with the free Kontakt 5 player

Audio Demos