We proudly present our latest release Azerbaijani Tar contains professionally played and recorded melodies which is ready to allow you to discover the unique sounds of Tar.
Tar is a Turkish folk instrument played with a plectrum (tezene) also a commonly used instrument in Azerbaijan, Iran, Uzbekistan and Georgia. Its body is composed of two bowls of different size and is generally made from mulberry trees. The gogus section is covered with a membrane taken from the heart of water buffaloes or cattle. Sap section is from hard wood and fish line pitches are tied onto it. There are two main groups of strings on tar. Those in the first group are used in playing the tune and consists of three groups of two strings. The other group of strings are called Kok and Zengi and are tuned according to the mode to be used and enhance the tone.
In detail expect to find 512MB of raw content featuring 90 beautifully played Tar loops at 90/110/130bpm and includes a dry version (w/o any additional e.q, compressor or reverb effects) and wet version of each, giving a total of 180 files. All loops are Key and tempo labelled for ease of use. All sounds are ready to fit straight in your tracks.
This instrument can be used accompanying other instruments and perfectly usable in variety of musical genres whether you?re producing world music, ethnic & organic folk music, experimental, cinematic, ambient, meditation, live lounge, electronica or even hip hop also suitable for film score, documentaries and media compositions as well, the only limit is your imagination!
Please Note: This is a Tar pack ONLY, other sounds contained within this Demo are for illustration purposes only.
180 Files (90 dry, 90 wet)
060 Tar Loops at 90bpm
060 Tar Loops at 110bpm
060 Tar Loops at 130bpm
Key and Tempo included
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