Just in time for Halloween, Karoryfer has released the free Scarypiano sample library. If you were looking to add some scary, weird, and odd keyboard sounds to your tracks check out this free open source piano. The Scarypiano sample library comes in .sfz format and is ready with a custom GUI for Plogue sforzando.
The piano samples from this sample library were sourced from the free IOWA sample collection, then creatively processed using Krotos Dehumaniser. The user interface is a Halloween inspired control set with bloody eyeball knobs. Automate them even if the piano isn’t playing for an extra fun effect.
Scarypiano Download Specs:
- Three voices, each processed in a different way.
- 430 16-bit WAV samples.
- 340 MB download size.
- GUI for Plogue Sforzando.
MIDI CC control assignments:
100 – withering (amplitude envelope release length)
101, 102 and 103 – volume controls for the three different voices
Download Scarypiano here:
To Install Scarypiano into sforzando
To register, drag the Shinyguitar.bank.xml file onto the Sforzando interface. Once registered, Scarypiano will be available in the Sforzando loading menu.
Make sure you have the latest version of sforzando!
Enjoy your free Scarypiano sounds! Weird odd textures can be created by automating the controls in realtime.