Abbey Road Orchestra: Metal Percussion

US Spitfire Audio releases the third installment of Abbey Road Orchestra      12/05/23

Spitfire Audio tells us that Abbey Road Orchestra: Metal Percussion combines both an expertly curated library of orchestral staples and a crafted collection of distinctive sounds and textures. They say that, with 58 hand-picked instruments in total, versatility is key -- whether you need a classic crash sound or want to experiment with the variety of inspiring tones offered by the oil drum, this library covers all your bases. Here's more details in the company's own words...

Masterfully engineered by award-winning Simon Rhodes, in the legendary space of Abbey Road Studio One, and performed by world-renowned percussionist Joby Burgess, Metal Percussion takes sampling to new heights to incite you to add more inspired percussion, with shimmering metallic textures, shattering hits and otherworldly sounds.

The third instalment of Abbey Road Orchestra – the most detailed range of sample libraries we have ever created – Metal Percussion will be instantly familiar to Low and High Percussion users. Housed in the same Abbey Road Orchestra plugin and drawing on the same innovative features, intuitive mapping allows for easy layering and go-between to amplify the authenticity of your composition.


  • 58 Percussive Instruments
  • 16 Mic Signals
  • 409 Articulations
  • Right/Left Mapping
  • Voice Choking feature
  • Two Handed Layout
  • ~136 GB download size
  • 151,905 samples

Pricing and Availability:
RRP: £399 / $449 / 449€

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