Terz Guitar 2.0

Little Guitar.  Big Emotion.

The 5-28 Terz Guitar is an acoustic treasure that has risen to fame over the last couple of decades. It is one of Sting's preferred guitars used on songs like "Sacred Love" and "Dead Man's Rope".

The Terz Guitar is slightly smaller than a traditional acoustic guitar, which gives it a tighter, almost harpsichord-like quality, but with an unparalleled amount of emotion. The sound is incredibly clear and precise, but with a unique bright tone that sits so perfectly in a mix.

With 31 Programs (with 18 additional Hidden Gems Programs) and 8 Parts a new world of sounds are open in Soundpaint. Chords, Power Chords, Mutes, Sustains, and more allow for some really fun music making. The beautiful timbre of the Martin Terz guitar adds sweetness, precision, and life.

Each chord group expands an octave starting at C and ending on the B above. The root of the chord coincides with the note assignment. For example, C3 is C major and B3 is B major… C4 begins new chord group. Logic: Major third harmony on the left and minor harmony on the right. Chord progression mapping is loosely based on basic contrapuntal movement - so minimal half step movement between each chord of the same root/tonic when possible. 

Augmented C-2
6th C-1
9th C0
Dominant 7th C1
Major7 C2
Major C3
Minor C4
Minor7 C5
Minor9 C6
Diminished7 C7
Diminished7 8va C8


Terz Guitar 2.0
Terz Guitar 2.0
Terz Guitar 2.0
Terz Guitar 2.0
Terz Guitar 2.0
Terz Guitar 2.0


Terz Guitar Parts

  • Chords
  • Finger Attack
  • Finger Palm Mute
  • Finger Sustain
  • Pick Attack
  • Pick Palm Mute
  • Pick Sustain
  • Power Chords

Terz Guitar Programs


  • Discovery (Hidden Gem: 1990 Modern Grand C7 Prepared & Caisa Drum)
  • Island Song Arp (Hidden Gem:  Guitar Triggers)
  • Juno Arp (Hidden Gem: Juno 60 UDS)
  • New Beginnings
  • Palm Arp
  • Pick Palm Mute Pulse
  • Pipes
  • Pixel Story
  • Pulsing Rhythm


  • Main Alt Finger
  • Main Chords
  • Main Double
  • Main Finger
  • Main Mini
  • Main Palm Solo I
  • Main Palm Solo II
  • Main Picked
  • Main Power Chord
  • Main Power Play
  • Main Soft Finger
  • Main Soloist I
  • Main Soloist II
  • Main Tapped
  • Main Tenor


  • 1 Note Wonder
  • 1975 90s Shimmer Guitar (Hidden Gem: 1975 Soul Guitar)
  • As You Wish (Hidden Gem:  Free ASMR)
  • Delay Jam
  • Delay Man
  • Island Song (Hidden Gem:  Guitar Triggers)
  • Morning Fog
  • Nebula (Hidden Gem: 1975 Soul Guitar)

Sound Labs:

  • Banjo Custom
  • Banjo
  • Caisa Love (Hidden Gem: Caisa Drum)
  • Chord Comeback
  • Chorus Palm
  • Dark Soloist
  • Finger Rel Xtra (Hidden Gem:  Guitar Triggers)
  • Guitalele Jam (Hidden Gem: Guitalele)
  • Harp Zither (Hidden Gem: Bras 24 String Zither)
  • Kora Jam (Hidden Gem: Drum Kora)
  • Magical
  • Muted Adventure (Hidden Gem: 1965 Mello D Maker)
  • Pianist Bowed (Hidden Gem:  1928 Vintage Steinway Grand)
  • Pianist (Hidden Gem:  1928 Vintage Steinway Grand)
  • Rebuild
  • Rhodes Time (Hidden Gem: 1976 Rhode Vintage MK1)
  • Soft 1985 Palm (Hidden Gem: 1985 Passionate Grand C5)
  • This is What
  • Zither Jam (Hidden Gem: Bras 24 String Zither)


Terz Guitar

  • Programs: 32 (w/ 18 additional Hidden Gems)
  • P(arts): 8
  • Size: 16.29 GB
  • 4.3K 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.

“Little Guitar. Big Emotion”

—Troels Folmann
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