Tag Archives: Piano

Chocolate Audio – The 88 Series – Model D Grand (KONTAKT)

By | May 16, 2017

  The Model D grand piano was sampled from a Hamburg-made 1939 Steinway D274 grand coda piano. This particular piano has been in use in various venues in Italy and has been played and praised by many top-level international classical and jazz players. This piano’s age definitely guarantees it the vintage moniker, nonetheless it went through proper maintenance… Read More »

Audio Imperia – Klavier – Red Planet Piano (KONTAKT)

By | May 16, 2017

  AUDIO IMPERIA’s �Klavier” is the first instrument in our new �Private Stock Instruments� series. Originally intended as a private sample library for a group of trailer composers, the two instruments in this series combine the very best of the worlds of raw/organic recordings and post-production/sound design. The goal throughout the whole project was to start with the… Read More »

Adam Monroe Music – Upright Piano V.1.0.1 (KONTAKT, VST)

By | May 15, 2017

  Adam Monroe’s Upright Piano was sampled from a (slightly used) Schafer and Sons VS-40 upright piano using Oktava Mk-012 (in cardioid pattern) and AEA Ribbon microphones in wide stereo into Grace M101 and AEA TRP preamps. The piano was sampled with both small diaphragm condenser and ribbon microphones in order to capture both the transient details and… Read More »

Cinesamples – Abbey Road Classic Upright Pianos (KONTAKT)

By | May 14, 2017

Cinesamples is proud to present our new pianos library for Kontakt (Player), Abbey Road Classic Upright Pianos. Recorded at the world famous Abbey Road Studio Two in London, and mixed by our very own Tim Starnes, the Abbey Road Pianos library brings two of the record industry�s most iconic upright pianos � and the legendary studio where they… Read More »

e-Instruments – Session Keys Grand Y 1.1 (KONTAKT)

By | April 25, 2017

Session Keys Grand are Kontakt-based instruments with a new and innovative approach to creating the perfect piano sound. Carefully selected acoustic grand pianos, meticulously recorded and combined with an inventive feature set, deliver unmatched versatility in this truly inspiring set of instruments. Session Keys Grand Y captures the clear, transparent and dynamic sound of a Yamaha CFIIIS. Rich… Read More »

8Dio – Plucked Grand Piano (KONTAKT)

By | April 9, 2017

Welcome to Plucked Grand Piano – a library dedicated to deep sampling of plucked and hammer struck grand piano strings. The Plucked Grand Piano was created by public demand from our users, since its never been properly deep sampled before. We took a world class piano (same as our Bowed Grand  Piano) through a humiliating process by recording… Read More »

Sonart Audio – Colour Sonics Pianos 2.0 Pro Collection (Kontakt, Nki)

By | April 5, 2017

While most technology is getting smaller, the size of sample-based piano libraries continues to rise. Colour Sonics´ Pianos V 2.0 is a 43GB collection that features emulations of a range of classic instruments. Both acoustic and electric models are included, and each note is sampled at 20 velocities for 40 seconds. Release and noise layers are also included,… Read More »

K-Sounds – Piano 2 (KONTAKT, Motif XS)

By | March 3, 2017

Piano 2 for the Motif XS features beautiful stereo samples of a Kawai EX concert grand. For this new version, every sample has been reworked to sound better than ever! Twenty-three voices provide everything from warm, natural pianos to mix-friendly grands to edgy, processed tones that can compete with enthusiastic guitarists or complete your next dance hit. Most… Read More »

Urbanistic – Piano Ballads Vol. 2 (WAV, MIDI, AIFF, REFILL)

By | March 2, 2017

‘Piano Ballads Vol 2’ by Urbanistic is the follow-up to the great first volume and it features five urban Piano Ballads. These amazing Urban Piano themes give you high quality sound material to re-arrange, edit, slice, chop, and cover for your next Modern Hits. This collection features five radio-ready Construction Kits, including around 122 loops, lovely piano melodies,… Read More »