Tag Archives: zither

Embertone – Mountain Dulcimer (KONTAKT)

By | November 4, 2016

Ladies and Gents, our MOUNTAIN DULCIMER is here. And we know you’re gonna love this thing! The Mountain Dulcimer, native of the Appalachian region of the U.S., is a strummed zither with a beautiful, intimate, unique sound. The specific model we chose to record has a sweet, beautiful and inviting tone, and we sampled the heck out of… Read More »

AudioThing – Bowed Harp (KONTAKT)

By | September 25, 2016

AudioThing has released Bowed Harp for Kontakt 5. Bowed Harp features samples from an autoharp played with a pick and an EBow. The autoharp is a string instrument similar to a zither. The EBow is a battery-powered electronic device for playing string instruments (like an electric guitar), producing a sound reminiscent of using a bow on the strings.… Read More »