Origins Vol. 7: Tar and Chonguri

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Tar and Chonguri are two incredibly beautiful eastern string instruments. United, they form the perfect couple for our new Origins Vol. 7. Both are amazingly complementing each other’s tonal colors and allow a huge variety of timbres.


Kontakt Instrument

Requires the full version of Kontakt Player 5.8.1 and higher

Unites the best of both worlds

About Origins Vol. 7
The Instruments

The Tar’s steel strings are plugged with a plectrum, resulting in a very pure and definite sound. Marvelously reflecting the legendary Persian culture, where the Tar is present for hundreds of years.

The Chonguri with its tender silk strings, however, adds warmth, depth, and richness to their joint timbre. An ode to the enchanting Georgian landscapes, where the instrument originates from.

Played together they merge into a completely new and powerful instrument. Origins Vol. 7: Tar & Chonguri unite best of both worlds just at your fingertips. Taking your listeners on an exciting and manifold journey to the far east

Best Practice Tip

For this duo, the Multi-Arpeggio-Designer (MAD) gives a wonderful performance when playing chords, melodies or progressions on your keyboard.

Example: Play the accented, percussive sequences with the Tar, add the light warm touch of the Chonguri, let both instruments playfully mingle. Especially the Tar offers a wide variety of effects from percussive timbres to ambient pads and more! Round them up using the more "empowering" and melodious Chonguri.

Presets

This “Journey to the East” is instantly accessible via handcrafted, fully-customizable presets, in both the musical and tonal color category.

Customize

With a focus on user-friendliness, "Tar & Chonguri" gives you everything you need to take every listener to a journey to the far east. Dig deeper and tweak the instrument to your heart’s content.

The Instruments

The Tar’s steel strings are plugged with a plectrum, resulting in a very pure and definite sound. Marvelously reflecting the legendary Persian culture, where the Tar is present for hundreds of years.

The Chonguri with its tender silk strings, however, adds warmth, depth, and richness to their joint timbre. An ode to the enchanting Georgian landscapes, where the instrument originates from.

Played together they merge into a completely new and powerful instrument. Origins Vol. 7: Tar & Chonguri unite best of both worlds just at your fingertips. Taking your listeners on an exciting and manifold journey to the far east

Best Practice Tip

For this duo, the Multi-Arpeggio-Designer (MAD) gives a wonderful performance when playing chords, melodies or progressions on your keyboard.

Example: Play the accented, percussive sequences with the Tar, add the light warm touch of the Chonguri, let both instruments playfully mingle. Especially the Tar offers a wide variety of effects from percussive timbres to ambient pads and more! Round them up using the more "empowering" and melodious Chonguri.

Presets

This “Journey to the East” is instantly accessible via handcrafted, fully-customizable presets, in both the musical and tonal color category.

Customize

With a focus on user-friendliness, "Tar & Chonguri" gives you everything you need to take every listener to a journey to the far east. Dig deeper and tweak the instrument to your heart’s content.

Listen to Origins Vol. 7

Audio Demo 1
Audio Demo 2
Audio Demo 3
Audio Demo 4

Technical Information

Please carefully read the system requirements before purchasing this product.

Download Manual (PDF)

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