Ivory II Italian Grand combines the extraordinary Italian 10 Foot Concert Grand Piano with Synthogy's highly acclaimed and groundbreaking Ivory II piano engine. A remarkable instrument. An unforgettable playing experience. Over 28 Gigabytes of world-class samples featuring a Premium 10 foot, Italian made Concert Grand Up to 18 discrete velocity layers with Sample Interpolation Technology for ultra-smooth velocity and note transitions Harmonic Resonance Modeling for the most realistic Sympathetic String Resonance possible Half-pedaling Synthogy’s exclusive, powerful 32 bit Sample Playback and DSP engine, engineered specifically for recreating the acoustic piano Sustain Resonance DSP for realistic Damper Pedal response World class digital FX including Real Ambience, Chorus and EQ Customizable User controls for Timbre, Stereo Width and Perspective, Velocity Response, Mechanical Key Noise, Lid Position, Tuning Tables, and more Timbre Shifting, Parametric EQ and new Synth Layer controls for powerful sound sculpting capabilities Expertly tuned and regulated pianos in world-class studios and concert halls All 88 keys individually sampled in up to 18 dynamic levels Incorporates exclusive Sample Interpolation Technology used for ultra- smooth velocity and note transitions Real Release samples, Soft Pedal samples, and Pedal Noise enhancements Optional synth pad layer for modern/pop combinations Dozens of user-adjustable presets Ivory II's "unified interface" feature enables you to use just a single instance, and one interface, to play and control all of Ivory's pianos, no matter how many pianos you install. So whether you own one, any two, or all three products, Ivory II's intelligent browsing feature allows you to load any piano from one convenient interface.
...I can't see VSL stopping there and not doing other grands and uprights with that market being so big. I use Ivory Italian grand and love it. The uprights sound great also, but if it were possible to buy each upright seperately (I think that there's 4 in the package) I'd probably get one of...
...nothing in common with the Jupiter 8.One of the great classic analog synths. Whereas the GAIA does. Also I'm surprised that Ivory Italian Grand hasn't partnered up with Roland, Yamaha, Korg, Casio or somebody to create a physical Ivory Italian Grand in both just regular synth models as well as furniture versions.or perhaps the IPiano?
Very nice! I heard Mozart's "Coronation", since I also own the Italian Grand II. You got a good sound. Is it one of the factory settings? Does the MMO bring a click track to follow the orchestra (specially in the ritardando's)? What type editing did you have to do?
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