Reason Pianos Yamaha C7 KONTAKT
Where other piano libraries leave you with a fixed piano sound that may or may not suit your project, Reason Pianos does just the opposite: these pianos were recorded using multiple microphones, leaving the mixing and shaping of your piano sound to you. You create piano sounds that suit your mix, not the other way around. A large selection of Combinator presets ranging from basic microphone setups to wide multi-mic patches guarantees you absolute sonic control. There's no one way to record a piano. And, there's no one way to mix one.
The featured pianos were chosen for their classic pop and rock friendly sound; The Steinway D is considered tobe the world's finest grand piano, the Yamaha C7 is a classic rock and jazzpiano with a distinctive sound.
Best Service Galaxy 1929 German Baby Grand 1.2.1 OSX/PC
German Baby Grand Piano from the Galaxy II Piano Collection
Galaxy IIs 1929 German Baby Grand is based on a Blüthner Model 150, built in 1929. This wonderful instrument blew us away, when we found it at a German piano maker. Its a beautiful 75 year old grand piano, featuring a warm vintage sound with a wonderful intimate tone. Numerous great composers, conductors, and performers have owned Blüthner pianos, among them Bartok, Debussy or Tchaikovsky. Blüthners have also been used in pop music, including the Beatles album Let It Be, most notably in the hits Let It Be and The Long and Winding Road.
GALAXY II The German Baby Grand is alternatively available with two other pianos (Steinway and Vienna Grand) as GALAXY II Grand Piano Collection!
Galaxy II BluethnerThe Blüthner piano company has been manufacturing the Europes finest pianos in their factory in Leipzig, Germany since 1853. By 1885, the company was the largest European piano manufacturer. Numerous royals, composers, conductors, artists and performers have owned Blüthner pianos. They include Brahms, Bartok, Debussy, Tchaikovsky and Wagner. Blüthners have also been used in popular music. One was used on The Beatles Let It Be album, most notably, in the hits Let It Be and The Long and Winding Road. Galaxy IIs 1929 GERMAN BABY GRAND is based on a BLÜTHNER Model 150, built in 1929. This beautiful 75 year old grand piano features a warm , vintage sound wíth a wonderful intimate tone.
1929 German Baby Grand (Vintage Blüthner with a beautiful singing tone)
More than 6,000 samples in 24 bit (30GB/18GB with sample compression)
13 modeled velocity zones for a wide and smooth dynamic rang
Additional resonance, release and noise samples
Chromatic and multiple velocity resonance and release samples
Multi velocity pedal, damper, hammer and string noises
Real una corda samples
Real overtones Powered by the Kontakt Player engine
Kontakt Player license included
Compatible with Kontakt (Player) 4.2 or newer
New direct access user interface
Lossless sample compression for better disk streaming
True half pedaling when using a continuous sustain pedal
True repedaling and sostenuto
Noises dynamically playable with a continuous sustain pedal
One-knob control of tone colour and dynamics.
Intelligent EQ for warmth, punch and brilliance
Sympathetic string resonance with real overtones
Flexible and easy-to-use velocity editor
Convolution reverb with many different types of rooms, concert halls and ambience
Adjustable stereo width and position
Specially designed compressor for pop piano sounds
Warp Engine for sound design beyond regular piano sounds
Samplesourcer Toy Piano KONTAKT-MAGNETRiXX
The toy piano has been used as an instrument extensively by musicians such as, Evanescence, Radiohead, Tori Amos, The B52′s, Eels, Lenny Kravitz, Tom Waits and many more. The toy piano is a small piano like musical instrument with a very recognizable sound. Toy pianos are increasingly used as a melodic instrument in film- and television productions soundtracks. Therefore Samplesourcer invested in recording two Toy pianos. A "Honky Tonk” sounding Toy piano and a Bell-sounding Toy piano are sampled in 24 bit 441.kHz high quality.
"Toy Piano” by Samplesourcer provides these instruments in a 4 and 3 layer velocity Kontakt instrument.
44.1Khz / 24Bit stereo .wav format
98 MB installed, 58 MB .rar download
2 instrument patches, 110 Samples
Format: .nki and .wav
Big Fish Audio Solid State Retro Synth Collection KONTAKT-MAGNETRiXX
Solid State takes you on a journey to another age, an excursion deep into a retro world of vintage keyboards that don't often see the light of day. Packed with several decades worth of rare synths, combo organs, electric pianos, and other assorted electro-mechanical keyboard instruments, you're sure to find some unique sounds to spice up your productions. Each synth is sampled dry, then presented in numerous effected patches that stretch the boundaries of what was initially possible with the original synths.
You'll find classic names like Crumar, Elka, Farfisa, Hohner, and RMI sampled and ready to use. This unique retro library features 2 gigabytes of content, 22 keyboards, and 464 patches in all. The Flaming Lips would be in heaven.
Solid State requires a full retail version of Kontakt 3 or Kontakt 4.
Complete list of patch folders:
Hohner Pianet T
Korg Poly Ensemble
RMI Lark Organ
RMI Rock-si-chord 200A
Yamaha YC30 and YC45D
Pro Samples Vol.53 Classical Prepared Pianos Multiformat-CoBaLT
The Pro Samples version includes: classical piano in outstanding quality as well as an acoustic Pop piano - velocity layered. Also prepared piano: unconventional playing techniques, Harpsichord, Flageolet effects, glissando cluster, Honky Tonk, playable piano effects. On one hand really brilliant pianos, on the other sounds you have never heard before.
Quote from an Electronic Musician test report: "The best part of Total Piano is how well all of the various timbres throughout the entire library work together. It really does sound like the creators concentrated on maximizing the potential of a single instrument. And they succeeded. Total Piano is a winner."
Puremagnetik PM Grand MULTiFORMAT-DYNAMiCS
A multi-sampled Yamaha Conservatory Grand Piano that includes a library of advanced instruments and looped clips in various styles.
This Pack contains a collection of 9 advanced instruments and 50 looped clips optimized for Ableton Live, Native Instruments Kontakt and Apple Logic. The included instruments contain multi-sampled programs with release and sustain tones, a "lite” version with a much smaller footprint, a reverse piano, an infinte sustained piano and several electrified tones.
Piano Type: Yamaha C3 6'1" Conservatory Grand
Microphones: Ccombination of a close pair of Neumann KM 84s in an XY configuration, along with a spaced pair of Earthworks omnidirectional mics. All mics recorded through a True Systems Precision 8 mic pre.
• 3 velocity zones on each of 88 keys.
• Key Release sounds for realistic mechanical nuances
• "Sustain Leakage” has captured the sound of all strings resonating when the sustain pedal is activated
• Requires Ableton Live 7 or higher, Kontakt 3 or higher, Logic 8 or higher
• 300 MB of physical RAM
• 400 Megabytes (MB) of free hard disk space
Zion Music Essential Piano Melodies Vol 1 WAV MiDi
Essential Piano Melodies Vol. 1' brings you 65 Melodies which can be used in Pop, Rock, Orchestral, Ambient, Chill Out, Fusion, Experimental, Gospel and even Cinematic music production. These loops have been played by prolific modern age pianist Anuj Matthews.
All phrases are provided in WAV and MIDI formats and can be played in various scales, tempos or altered to suit any particular composition. These MIDI loops can be played with other instruments such as harp, acoustic guitar or any choice of plucked instruments. All loops are 100% Royalty-Free so once purchased, you can use them in your commercial release without any hidden costs.
• 65 Piano Melodies
• MIDI files
• WAV files
• BPM 60,65,70,75,80,90,110,125
• 100% Royalty-Free
Each Piano Melody is provided with BPM information and can be mixed & matched with other sounds and loops and edited according to the requirements of any particular production.