Sizzling Sitar Sensations

Embark on a new musical odyssey with the Soundpaint Sitar. Experience the exotic, captivating sound of this stunning instrument, with its intricately carved body and resonating strings. Deep Sampled with precision and love, the Soundpaint Sitar offers a versatile range of tones that are sure to inspire.

We deep sampled many techniques for the Sitar, from short and sustained plucks to resonance string sweeps, harmonics and ornaments, and a large compendium of bends. In all, there are 40 p(articulations) for you to choose from. The more straightforward plucks are great for creating rich melodies and harmonies, and the ornaments and bends are a wonderful way to instantly breathe life into the sound.

Then there are the more specialized programs, like the ethereal harmonics and the never-ending Cascades. This instrument can produce so many unique tones and colors that it would be impossible to describe them all. You really have to experience it for yourself, and we are sure you will find inspiration in all the fine details this instrument has to offer.



Watch the Sitar Serenade



  • Appogiatura Down
  • Appogiatura Up
  • Attack and Release
  • Bend Double Down Hard
  • Bend Double Down Mid
  • Bend Double Down Soft
  • Bend Double Trill Hard
  • Bend Double Trill Mid
  • Bend Double Trill Soft
  • Bend Double Up Hard
  • Bend Double Up Mid
  • Bend Double Up Soft
  • Bend Down Fast Hard
  • Bend Down Fast Mid
  • Bend Down Fast Soft
  • Bend Down Hard
  • Bend Down Mid
  • Bend Down Soft
  • Bend Down Up Hard
  • Bend Down Up Mid
  • Bend Down Up Soft
  • Bend Up Down Hard
  • Bend Up Down Mid
  • Bend Up Down Soft
  • Bend Up Hard
  • Bend Up Mid
  • Bend Up Soft
  • Bending Trill
  • Harmonics
  • Ornament 1
  • Ornament 2
  • Ornament 3
  • Ornament 4
  • Ornament 5
  • Resonance
  • Short
  • Short Triple Attack
  • Sustain Triple Attack
  • Sustains
  • Taraf Resonance Sweeps



  • Programs: 36
  • P(arts): 40
  • Size: 4.4 GB
  • 1.7K Real-Time Samples™
  • Sample Resolution: 48 Khz / 24 Bit Stereo, .RTS (Real Time Sample) format


  • Compatible with Windows (Version 10 and above) and Mac (OS X 10.14 and above) on both Intel and Apple ARM (M Chip) architectures. Supported plug-in formats include Stand-alone, VST, VST3, AU, and AAX. Soundpaint engine is optimized for high-efficiency performance across all major Digital Audio Workstations (DAWs) and hyper optimized for SSD.
  • Minimum System Requirements: Intel Core i5 or equivalent CPU, 16 GB of RAM or more recommended. SSD recommended.

“The beautiful resonant sounds of this Sitar transport me to another world.”

—Marissa Johnson
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