Version: Kontakt 5.8.1 / WAV / V1
Sun-kissed Electric Guitar Chords
Download Method: Kontakt Hub
Inspired by the sound of electric guitars in surf music, "Surf Guitar" is a simple, yet effective instrument that lets you add a surfy mood to your production. It offers a selection of electric guitar chords performed while altering the whammy bar.
- Guitar used: Gretsch
- Recording method: Line cable, no amp. 24-bit - 44,1KHz.
- Reverb IR: Spring Reverb
Sound design / sampling / audio demos by: Marcos Ciscar.
Interface and product design by: Divergent Audio Group
Copyright Marcos Ciscar © 2020
Please Note: The full version of Kontakt 5.8.1 or above is required. It will only run in demo mode for 15 minutes if you use Kontakt Player
- Key switch - normal mode: A0
This enables six octaves of various chords.
- Key switch - suspended mode: A#1
This enables three octaves of various suspended chords.
Octave layering - normal mode:
- C1-B1: Major chords
- C2-B2: Major seventh chords
- C3-B3: Dominant seventh chords
- C4-B4: Major chords with added sixth
- C5-B5: Minor chords
- C6-B6: Minor chords with added dominant seventh
Octave layering - suspended mode:
C1-B3: A selection of sus4, sus2 chords and various combinations with a dominant seventh.
All keys were recorded but the final selection of chord takes was based upon the quality, evenness and mood in the sound.