Discovery Firm – SHAMISEN (KONTAKT, REX2, WAV)

developer: discoverysound
format: nki, rex2, wav

Description: The instrument known as the shamisen can be traced back to the biwaand other similar instruments derived from China; there is arguably no sound to which the Japanese ear is more accustomed. The shakuhachi has little intonation, and the koto, while gorgeous, has no lightness. A mere three strings of the Shamisen spun of silken threads express a vast range of human emotion with rich feeling.
Japanese instrument consisting of three strings