FOLDS UI Kontakt 7
  • A virtual instrument for Native Instruments free Kontakt Player
  • Available in VST, VST3, AU & AAX plugin formats
  • Compatible with all major DAWs

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  • Ty Unwin

    NOVA / BBC

    "This is brilliant. Came along and completely changed everything. Where has this been for the last twenty years!?"

  • David Arnold


    "Unique and complex, yet subtle and characterful. It’ll make you sound like a genius."

  • Marc Canham


    "Truly inspiring! Intimate, rhythmical and overwhelmingly huge. A real step forward in design."

  • Rik Simpson


    "Amazing! A level beyond what other people are doing."

  • Max Cooper


    "An amazing piece of software. Very different to anything else."

  • Nainita Desai


    “Fresh, innovative and experimental. This is my new secret sauce.”

FOLDS is an intimate and expansive new instrument based upon the human voice

Bring your music to life with expressive, characterful voices and innovative processing

Sculpt and customise with powerful sound design features and an inspiring interface

  • Performance Controls

    Simplified front page with instant control over your sounds.

  • Dynamic Background

    Inspiring background design which reacts to the performance controls.

  • Deeper Editing

    Additional parameters available under every performance control.

  • Real

    Intimate and evocative performances by male and female vocalists for a wide playable range.

  • Effects

    Processed, designed and re-synthesised multi-layered vocals for other worldly textures.

  • Waves

    Utility synth waves and noise, providing the building blocks for sound design.

  • Morph

    Blend between the two layers with crossfading or layering.

  • Sound Source

    Choose sound sources for each layer which blend or contrast.

  • Pitch

    Fast and intuitive pitch controls for each layer.

  • Dynamic

    Easy control over dynamic changes, mix and stereo placement.

  • Stereo Spread

    Create width and drama with classic synth inspried stereo spread.

  • Filters

    Low, Band & High pass filter options for each layer with linked cutoff.

  • Ensemble

    Blend in additional voices for a sense of scale.

  • Cascade

    Create rhythmic effects or looseness.

  • Harmonise

    Add instant harmony via ensemble layers.

  • Detune

    Create thickness or inharmonic friction.

  • Envelopes

    Amp, Pitch & Filter envelopes for each layer.

  • Link

    Envelope link for fast sound scultping.

  • Motion

    Expressive control of LFO amounts.

  • Dual LFOs

    Two LFOs with complex cross modulation.

  • Lofi

    Use a combo of four different lofi effects to dial in the vibe you're after.

  • Character

    Create drastic effects using 3 FX slots then blend with the dry signal.

  • User Convolutions

    Drag and drop your own impulse responses for advanced sound design.

  • Space

    Flexible delay and reverb send for creating space or huge washes.

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  • Over 300 snapshots
  • 4.5gb samples
  • 32 Sound Sources
  • 2 layer sound design engine
  • User impulse response import
  • NKS 2 / Kontakt Player Compatible
  • VST, AAX & AU
  • Kontakt 7.7.0 or higher
  • macOS 11 or above
  • Natively compatible w/ Apple Silicon
  • Windows 10 & 11
  • Download & install via Native Access
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