Superior Drummer 2.2 update now available
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Toontrack Music is very pleased to present the most significant update for Superior Drummer 2 to date.
Version 2.2 includes features that radically take users workflow to the next level.
The refined controls over the instruments response and creative possibilities provided by
the new MIDI nodes feature, as well as the much requested integrated
Groove Player to supplement EZplayer pro´s unique features, are sure to
make an impression. Best of all, this is once again a free update
available to all Superior Drummer 2 users.
- Integrated Groove player
Superior Drummer now includes an integrated MIDI player, complete with
drag and drop capabilities. Combine kit pieces patterns from different
grooves to create totally new material that are nonetheless completely
consistent with how a drummer would approach it.
- Full control over the instruments response
Use the comprehensive (and greatly expanded) Velocity Controls to
access the sound libraries most intimate technical and musical aspects.
Change the response curve of any instrument, or change the response for
one of the available articulation only.
- MIDI nodes
Associate any combination of instruments - from multiple snare drums to
more creative combos to be triggered simultaneously from your MIDI drum
track - assembling your dream instrument in entities called MIDI nodes
that can be triggered effortlessly from your sequencer.
- new Pedal correction presets
Thanks to the improved velocity controls available in Superior Drummer
2.2, e-drummers will be please to find additional pedal correction
profiles designed to correct all the most common foot controller
- CC7 control of master volume
Users are now able to automate the Superior Drummer master volume via
MIDI Continuous Controller messages (CC7)
- iMap* note mapping preset
Superior Drummer 2.2 includes a new note mapping preset derived from
the very popular iMap format.
* iMap is a drum map protocol created by Dave Kerzner & Sonic Reality
- library Version info
The Sound library version can now be clearly identified from within the
Help menu, making it easier for users to know if they are up-to-date.
Superior Drummer 2.2.0, as well as up-to-date documentation, is now
available from the Software Updates section of your Toontrack user account.
Click here to the downloads page of the Toontrack website
(This update includes many bugfixes, please visit the Toontrack Support Site for further details).
Click here to view Superior 2.2 introductory video