Taken from NI’s most recent annual holiday gift package, which has now expired, YANGQIN captures the wonderfully moving tones of a traditional Chinese hammered dulcimer in an intuitive KONTAKT-based instrument. In this walkthrough Boris Mezga explores some of the instrument’s many features and parameter controls, and demonstrates how you can use YANGQIN to craft mesmerising melodies that will elevate any beat to a whole new level.
Native Instruments (NI) is the innovation leader in the music creation industry. NI caters to music creators of all backgrounds, including producers, performers, and DJs. Its comprehensive ecosystem of connected hardware and software systems comprises popular brands KOMPLETE, MASCHINE, TRAKTOR, along with complementary online services Sounds.com, The Loop Loft and Metapop.
Based in the heart of Berlin’s creative hub, the company employs around 600 people in its seven offices globally.