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EASTWEST Announces “Evolution Series World Percussion�

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The next generation World Percussion virtual instrument arrives on April 1, 2011

Hollywood, CA (March 24, 2011) – EASTWEST, the industry leader in virtual instruments, announces distribution of the Evolution Series World Percussion Virtual Instrument in the North American market. Evolution Series, an Australian sample library developer, has recently created the next generation World Percussion virtual instrument offering unprecedented sound quality and endless creativity.

Available from April 1, World Percussion is designed to satisfy the most discerning film, TV, game composers and producers. It is a powerful and easy-to-use sample library using state-of-the-art equipment, a world-class scoring stage, and a treasure trove of beautiful instruments.

As a massive 220 gigabyte library, it features amazing sounds from Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, and South America. It offers up to 7 user controllable microphone positions, both stereo

and 5 independent audio channels for creating surround sound mixes, an extensive array of velocities and round robin, and hundreds of unique midi grooves. Aside from both tuned and un-tuned percussion, the library helps to fuel composers’ creativity through the World Inspire Sets.

“After four years, we are proud to present Evolution Series World Percussion. We have invested thousands of hours to ensure that this library will add a new dimension of authenticity to your next production,� Co-Creator and Music Composer Anthony Ammar said.

“By creating multiple versions of each instrument, we provide you flexible options to decrease the sample and CPU system load. You can also choose patches with reduced round robin and pre-mixed microphone options.�

Evolution Series World Percussion’s key features
• All samples at 48khz 24bit.
• A massive 220 gigabyte virtual instrument
• Multiple velocities and round robin
• Up to 7 user-controllable microphone positions
• 5 independent audio channels that can be used to create surround sound mixes
• Recorded at a world-class orchestral scoring stage
• The most beautiful and unique sounding instruments available
• Hundreds of breathtaking midi grooves
• Be creative with the “World Inspire Sets�
• Driven by the powerful sampler “Engine�
• Ships on a 2.5� USB 2.0 external hard drive for installation on Mac and PC

“The sonic transparency combined with careful programming make for an ultra realistic experience,� Co-Creator and Sound Engineer Daniel Leffler pointed out. “We had world renowned music composers testing the product before release to ensure we met the needs of today’s working composer.�

Evolution Series World Percussion is available for order at www.soundsonline.com for $649.00 MSRP.