The Taleweaver “Ancient Plucked Dulcimer” is a sampled Instrument for Native Instruments’ Kontakt. The Instrument the samples are recorded of an instrument that is about thirty years old. It sounds slightly out of tune here and there. The silvery overtones in the middle and high register add the special edge to this unique sounding instrument. So it’s perfect for magical or even horrifying music-experiences. Features * Range: 2 octaves oringally recorded, 2 octaves pitched extension * 44 kHz / 16bit, wave format * 3 Round-Robins The Kontakt-Instrument has a range of four Octaves. Since the original Dulcimer has a range of only two octaves, the highest and lowest octaves are pitched. So playing the main parts and melodies in the middle two octaves is recommended.