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Modern Drummer Snare Drum Selects Volume One




Developed to meet the needs of professional record producers and sound engineers as well as drummers and home-recording enthusiasts, Modern Drummer Snare Drum Selects Volume One is a GOG collection of studio-quality sound samples taken from a dozen state-of-the-art drums, all of which have been chosen by the editors of Modern Drummer magazine for its prestigious “Snare Drum Of The Month” column. The drums represent a selection of some of the latest and greatest in metal and wood shell designs and tonalities and were digitally recorded and mastered by leading drum technology specialist, John Emrich (frequent Modern Drummer contributor and creator of many of FXpansion’s BFD2 sample libraries). Modern Drummer Snare Drum Selects Volume One is $89.95 and can be purchased from our online store.


  • 88 total snare GOGs, featuring twelve snare drums with four articulations (center, rim click/sweep, rim shot, and cross stick).
  • Efficiently and economically offers the highest levels of sonic variety and quality to virtually any producer, programmer, or player.
  • Each drum is meticulously tuned and recorded in a multimicrophone format to showcase its unique sonic properties and offer the end user maximum flexibility.
  • Recommended for use in home and professional studio recording situations as well as live performances with electronic drums or acoustic drum triggers.
  • Allows easy triggering of high-definition drum sounds for sound replacement of recorded drum tracks, in electronic drum performance, or programmed beats.
  • GOG format