FXpansion Zildjian Digital Vault Vol.2 is an exciting collection of orchestral and field cymbal sounds for BFD3, BFD Eco and BFD2. It features a wide variety of Zildjian cymbal recordings as well as a selection of percussive instruments recorded in the same session.
Zildjian Digital Vault Vol.2 includes Classic, K Symphonic and K Constantinople crash and percussion cymbals alongside effect cymbals, gongs, finger-cymbals, crotales, tam tams, temple blocks and more. Playing styles vary from regular sticks and mallets to marching band articulations and clashed, bowed, scraped and water-dipped techniques that provide a huge range of creative sounds.
All instruments are recorded in intricate detail by sampling guru John Emrich, with multiple mics capturing crisp detail and lush room ambience. The versatile range of sounds makes Zildjian Digital Vault Vol.2 suitable for all styles of music and soundtrack work.
Please note: there are no hihats or ride cymbals contained within this expansion pack.
Equipment used for the recordings
Direct: Violet Wedge or Royer 122 into API 3124 preamp
OH: Violet Flamingo Stereo into an ATI 8MX2 preamps
Room: Violet Vin50 microphones into ATI 8MX2 preamps
Ambient: Nevatone 404 stereo mic into Metric Halo ULN2 preamps
Availability & Pricing
Zildjian Digital Vault Vol.2 is available now as a download-only product from the FXpansion web shop!
Pricing is USD $149, Euro €109, GBP £95 inc VAT where applicable Note: This product is an expansion pack for FXpansion BFD-series products - it is not related to the Gen16 AE cymbal system.