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EastWest Quantum Leap Pianos Steinway D Platinum

$79.60

Bright, regal and elegant. The Steinway D captures the full sound of the concert hall and grows into a space larger than life

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STEINWAY D

Bright, regal and elegant. The Steinway D captures the full sound of the concert hall and grows into a space larger than life. While capable of gracefully handling soft passages, this piano shines in broad, virtuosic passages. In the hands of a composer, it’s an excellent way to bring one of the world’s most famous pianos into your own studio; in the hands of a skilled performer, it’s a highly powerful weapon in your arsenal.

  • Created by award-winning sounds producers Doug Rogers and Nick Phoenix
  • Includes the same impulse responses used to record Symphonic Orchestra and Symphonic Choirs, allowing all 3 to blend easily and seamlessly
  • Close mic recordings engineered by Ken Scott (Elton John, Supertramp, David Bowie, The Beatles)
  • Recorded in a specially-prepared piano environment with vintage Neumann microphones, Meitner AD converters and a classic 8078 Neve console
  • Load only the mic positions you want into memory (each piano contains roughly 60 GBs of samples)

A LEGENDARY COLLECTION

Pianos was created with a singular goal: to fully capture every sonic detail possible from 4 of the most sought-after grand pianos in the world by any means necessary. With 3 individual mic positions, 8 separate articulations, and up to 18 velocities per note for each articulation, the detail and stereo image of every piano is highly customizable to your exact performance and mixing needs out of the box. You can easily mix multiple mic positions and simulate the damping effects of a real grand piano lid for each instrument, giving you full performance flexibility.

Watch the Pianos Walkthrough

UNPARALLELED REALISM

Listen to any of the audio demos of Pianos, and you’ll find it difficult to believe the performances weren’t recorded live in a concert hall. Every piano (Steinway, Bösendorfer, Bechstein and Yamaha) has enough fine detail to suit everything from quiet, subdued passages to virtuoso performances–and you can push their dynamic range as hard as you need to, effortlessly jumping between pianissimo and fortissimo as desired. Pianos seamlessly transitions between 7 different articulations: sustain, sustain with pedal, repetitions, repetitions with pedal, soft pedal, soft pedal with sustain pedal, and staccato, with individual release trails.

 

Brand

EastWest

EASTWEST (soundsonline.com) is the #1 producer of virtual (software) instruments in the world. With clientele that spans the music, film, television, games, multimedia and performing arts, EASTWEST has led the industry for 30+ years and provides professionals with the very best music creation tools available.

System Requerments

Below are the minimum and recommended hardware and software specifications for using Opus on Windows and MacOS systems.

MINIMUM SYSTEM

  • CPU: Quad-core (four cores), running at 2.7 GHz (or above)
  • RAM: 16 GB
  • OS: macOS 10.13 (or later); Windows 10 with ASIO sound drivers
  • Drive: HDD (7200 rpm, non-energy saving)

RECOMMENDED SYSTEM

  • CPU: Octa-core (eight cores), running at 2.7 GHz (or above)
  • RAM: 32 GB or more
  • OS: macOS 10.13 (or later); Windows 10 with ASIO sound drivers
  • Drive: SSD (SATA or PCIe)

The chart below outlines the MacOS and Windows 64-bit operating systems and sequencers that are officially supported and fully tested with the latest version of Opus. Please note that while most Sequencers / DAWs are VST 2, VST 3, AU and AAX plug-in format compatible, only those listed in the chart below are officially supported.

ProductVersionMacOS (10.13+)Windows 10
EW Play 6 Stand-Alone6.0+YESYES
EW Opus Stand-Alone1.0+YESYES
Ableton Live10.0+YESYES
Apple Logic Pro10.0+YES
Apple Garageband10.3+YES
Avid Pro Tools2018.1+YESYES
Bitwig Studio3.0+YESYES
Cockos Reaper6.0+YESYES
Image-Line FL Studio20+YESYES
Motu Digital Performer9.0+YESYES
Steinberg Cubase(1)9.0+YESYES
Steinberg Nuendo(1)8.0+YESYES
Presonus Studio One4.0+YESYES
VSL Vienna Ensemble Pro6.0+YESYES
Notation Software(2)Version
Avid Sibelius2018.1+YESYES
MakeMusic Finale25.0+YESYES
Steinberg Dorico3.0+YESYES
  • (1) VST3 usage is recommended
  • (2) Sibelius / Finale / Dorico notation programs work with Opus, but do not support the full feature set of some Opus/Play Libraries, such as those that use WordBuilder. Please contact support for detail

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