MOTU | motu.com
MOTU has upgraded its Ethno Instrument, the ethnic virtual instrument software for Mac OS X and Windows 7/Vista. The Version 2 upgrade reportedly more than doubles the size of Ethno’s included sound library of instruments, loops, and phrases.
New features have also been added, including preset searching, microtonal scales, time stretching, and more. Featured sounds include taiko drums, large African drums, 30 new instruments from India, hundreds of urban India loops, Balkanish voices, Arabic voices, Persian voices, an extensive new collection of gongs and bells, extended cymballum and more.