Simon Kobler Drum Samples
Thanks for purchasing the ‘Simon Kobler Drum Samples’ pack a collection of drum samples from Hillsong United's drummer Simon Kobler. These samples were recorded at the same recording studio Hillsong United and Hillsong Worship recorded their most recent albums and were meticulously mixed and mastered by one of Hillsong’s great mix/mastering engineers Philip Blackbourn.
This pack includes the following formats:
WAV – 48kHz/24bit
EXS24 – Presets for Logic 9 and above and MainStage 2 and above.
KONTAKT - Presets for Kontakt 5 and above.
TRIGGER – Presets for Slate Digital Trigger 2 and above.
Please note that you can load these samples into a Roland SPD-SX, all you will have to do is convert to 16bit/44.1kHz before uploading into your drum pad.
Below is a list of the drum kit hardware used for these sample recordings:
Drum Kit: C&C Drum Co.
Shells: Walnut/Poplar/Walnut 13", 16", 22"
Snare: Ludwig Black Beauty 6.5x14'
Skins: Evans EQ3 batter, G12 Coated, HD Dry
Cymbals: Heartbeat Percussion
Hi Hats: 16" Raw Crashes
Crashes: 22" & 24" Custom Light Rides
Ride: 24" Classic Light Ride
Check out the official walkthrough video here:
I hope you enjoy using these samples as much as we enjoyed making them!
INSTALLATION FOR MAINSTAGE/LOGIC
Move the ‘EXS24’ folder or the entire ‘Simon Kobler Drum Samples’ folder to your ‘Sampler Instruments’ folder:
- Macintosh HD/Library/Application Support/Logic/Sampler Instruments
- Macintosh HD/User/Music/Logic/Sampler Instruments
- Macintosh HD/User/Music/Audio Music Apps/Sampler Instruments
Then open Logic or Mainstage and open the EXS24 sampler plugin and select the ‘Refresh Menu’ option in the dropdown menu as seen below:
The SKDS presets will then show up as seen below:
INSTALLATION FOR KONTAKT
Simply copy the folder ‘Simon Kobler Drum Samples’ and it’s contents to any location on your hard drive. Then open Kontakt 5 and find the folder you just copied under the ‘Files’ tab in the top left hand corner. Locate the ‘Kontakt’ folder and open the ‘nki’ files and you’re ready to go!
If Kontakt brings up a ‘Samples Missing’ pop-up window simply click on the ‘Search Spotlight’ button to locate samples or the ‘Browse for folder’ button and choose the ‘Samples’ folder that contains these samples in the location you installed them.
NOTE: This product will not work inside the Free Kontakt Player version. Only Kontakt 5 or above.
INSTALLATION FOR TRIGGER
Please refer to the Slate Digital Trigger Manual for details on how to use third party presets and samples.
KEY MAPPINGS FOR EXS24 & KONTAKT PRESETS:
C1 – Kick
D1 – Snare A
D#1 – Snare B
E1 – Floor Tom
F1 – Rack Tom
F#1 – Hats Pedal
G1 – Hats A
G#1 – Hats B
A1 – Hats A Half
A#1 – Hats B Half
B1 – Hats Open
C2 – Crash 1
D2 – Crash 2
D#2 – Crash 3 (Ride)
Have fun and enjoy ☺
All programming, images and text © Peter James Productions 2016 All Rights Reserved.