Tambora is a bass drum of the north coast of Colombia, a region in the Caribbean and South America. We have designed this virtual instrument so that you can play it easily, offering multiple ways to use it. You get in a nutshell: one multisampled Tambora, two mixes of seven mics, loops, MIDI grooves, sound design elements, effects and more!

FULL version of KONTAKT 5.8.1 or later is required (no Player)


Tambora Specifications


  • Tambora (Bass Drum)
  • Multisampled (four articulations)
  • Round Robin
  • Up to 6x dynamics with crossfade script between them
  • Two mixes for multisampled articualtions, loops and grooves.
  • Seven Sequencers
  • 80 Traditional Loops
  • 41 Sound Design Elements
  • 158 Grooves
  • Recorded with 7 microphones
  • 24 bit and 48 kHz
  • 300MB



  • Four independent volume knobs for main mixes and loops
  • In the seven sequencers you have copy/paste patterns, three edit modes (manual, step and sync), MIDI drag & drop to the DAW, MIDI save to custom folder and ten banks for user presets
  • UI controls and menus for loops, sound design elements and grooves
  • Humanize function for MIDI
  • Stretching for loops and sound design elements
  • Membrane Pitch adjustment
  • Curve velocity (4 modes)
  • Independent FX for mixes (convolution, delay, punch and equalization)
  • Attack and release
  • Pan
  • Master volume (Modwheel)



  • Native Instruments KONTAKT 5.8.1 FULL version (not Player) required
  • 1GB disk space
  • 4GB RAM (8GB recommended)
  • 2013 or later processor