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Cinematic Zither

Version: Kontakt 5.5.1 / WAV / 1.4 GB / V1

Horror Thriller Suspense

£32.00 + VAT


Download Method: Kontakt Hub

96 kredits


Product Overview

Welcome to Cinematic Zither – over 2.2 Gb of audio inspired by the sounds of horror / thriller movies. Featuring 220 sound effects ranging from eerie stingers, bowed fx, drones and reverses.\r\n\r\nThe Zither has a natural quality in creating unnerving and terrifying tones along with suspenseful atmospheres.\r\n\r\nCinematic Zither is ideal in horror, sci-fi and thriller soundtracks to create a sense of urgency and unease. Suitable in film a score or trailer as well as raw material to any contemporary music production.\r\n\r\nThis is a collaboration between SampleTraxx and talented sound designer Sebastian Elming whose collaborations include Boom Library and SoundMorph projects.

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If you're unsure whether this is right for you, here's a short example of what's included in Cinematic Zither


The Zither was played with fingers, bows, drum sticks, dice, metal, sponges and other objects to extract all possible sounds and noises.

For the recordings, a total of 8 mics were used:

  • 2x Sennheiser MKH 8040 (XY)
  • 2x Sennheiser 8040 (MS)
  • A contact microphone
  • A handmade stethoscope microphone
  • 2x Sound Devices 702.


  • Stingers
  • Bowed
  • Reverse
  • Hits
  • Ambient & Drones
  • Raw Recordings
  • 2.2 Gb and 220+ Wav files 96/24 with embedded Metadata.
  • 10 Kontakt Instruments using open source enginePhotosynthesis
  • (full version of Kontakt or higher – Free Player not supported)