In this article, we want to share with you our Top 5 free Kontakt libraries for Fall 2016.

Please note, that in order to use these libraries, you’ll need a full version of Kontakt 5!

Signal Free – by Output

Output gives you the opportunity to test drive their extensive pulse engine SIGNAL for free. The free version includes:

  • 4 sound sources
  • 2GB of content (uncompressed)
  • 25 Pulse Instruments
  • LFOs, Step, Arpeggiator, Looper™
  • Basic & Advanced modes

Jerry’s Pianos – by Cinesamples

Cinesamples’ free piano library features dual Steinway Grand Pianos recorded simultaneously at the Sony Scoring Stage. Focusing on the lower range of the piano,you get sustains and staccatos to add a powerful and unique piano character to your orchestral mockups.

EDM Trypack – by 8dio

The 8DM Try-Pack contains a wide selection of free samples from 8dio’s expanding electronic product line. It includes 3GB of full patches from Animalix (Big-Room), Dubstep Vol. 1, Dubstep Vol. 2, Electro House Vol. 1, Electro House Vol. 2, Progressive House Vol. 1 and Progressive House Vol. 2.

Epic Trailer Sounds – by Audio Imperia

Epic Trailer Sounds, created by Australian composer & sound designer Generdyn, provides you with an essential collection of trailer sound effects.

The Freebie includes:

  • Atmospheres
  • Braaams
  • Effects
  • Hits
  • Pulses
  • Punching Percussion
  • Risers

Spitfire Labs – by Spitfire Audio

More like a collection of free instruments, the Spitfire Labs range offers you a broad spectrum of unique, inspiring and curious sample libraries, ranging from playable floppy disk drives over kitchen sink instruments to an indian banjo. Each of the almost 50 instruments is provided for free in return for a small donation for charity.

  • I tried to like Signal but can accomplish the same or more with any decent synth.