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Venturing beyond the confines of the Western music canon, the sound designers at EarthMoments have recorded loops and sampled instruments for ZenPad, a series of construction kits that capture the essence of Indian, African and Asian sounds. You can find three different ZenPad Packs in the Ableton Pack Store:
- ZenPad - Bollywood is a selection of up-tempo Indian rhythms and authentic melodic sounds created specifically for pop, film, electronic and Bollywood productions.
- ZenPad - Mantra is a diverse selection of sounds designed for new age, yoga, meditation and electronic music productions.
- ZenPad – Oriental a variety of instruments including Arabic style drum kits, various hand percussion, ney flutes, clarinets, violin and Oud.
Learn more about ZenPad’s applications in this video from EarthMoments:
Hear more and purchase the ZenPad Packs in the Ableton Pack Store.