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A legendary grand piano - now a virtual instrument!
Galaxy Instruments has released Galaxy Vintage D, a virtual grand piano that is based on samples of Bauer Studios famous 1920 Steinway D, which has served for legendary recordings. This exceptional Steinway concert grand was built in 1920 in Hamburg in the German factory of Steinway & Sons. Over the last 90 years it has achieved a deep and intimate character and a beautiful singing tone.

Some of the best pianists have recorded legendary albums on this instrument, among them Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, Carla Bley, Guillermo and Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Abdullah Ibrahim, Wolfgang Dauner, John Taylor and many others.  Richie Beirach called it ‘the best piano in the world.

"Legends" like Neumann U47 and KM53 Mikrophones ,old Siemens Tube-Preamps or the Neve Console at the Bauer Studios were used to capture the individual warm sounding expression of this exceptinal instrument.

Galaxy Instruments has now released this legendary piano as a virtual instrument.
Galaxy Vintage D is the first product of the Galaxypianos product line, equipped with the new Kontakt engine offering more features, better performance, lossless sample compression and an all new user interface, designed specially for Galaxy Pianos.

•Based on samples of Bauer Studios 1920 Steinway D, featured in legendary recordings
•13 modeled velocity zones for a wide and smooth dynamic range
•Chromatic mapping
•Over 2000 samples in 24Bit (10GB/5GB with sample compression)
•Chromatic and multiple velocity resonance and release samples
•Multi-velocity pedal, damper, hammer and string noises
•Real una corda samples
•Real overtones
•Powered by 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
•Adjustable pedal, hammer, damper and string noises
•Pedal and damper noises dynamically playable with a continuous sustain pedal
•Adjustable lid positiion
•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
•Pad Machine
•Warp Engine for sound design beyond regular piano sounds

Get your Best Service Galaxy Vintage D Virtual Instrument (Digital Download) today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash. Please note, software cannot be returned once it is purchased. Please call 800-472-6274 if you have any questions regarding compatibility or functionality.

Things You Will Get:

  • Galaxy Vintage D Virtual Instrument Digital Download Code Sent to Customer via Email and Taken Care of on MFG Website


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Software/Plugin Type Virtual Instrument
Plugin Format AU (Audio Unit) ,  WASAPI ,  CoreAudio ,  ASIO ,  AAX ,  Standalone ,  VST
Software/Plugin Category Sampler
Licensing Type Full Version
Format Digital Download
Plugin Sample Environment Kontact
OS Compatibility PC ,  Mac
Mac OS Requirements Mac OS X 10.8, 10.9 or 10.10
PC OS Requirements Windows 7 or Windows 8 (latest Service Pack, 32/64 Bit)
Model 71598
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