Virtual Piano is an acoustic grand piano emulation
with a breathtakingly rich and
realistic sound. Particular care has
been taken in the reproduction of the original realism and touch
response of a Kawai and Yamaha Grand
Pianos. The result is a delicacy of tone and expression that emulates the experience of
playing a real acoustic grand.
on mastered Piano samples
(normalized and noise-reduced). Based
on PCM recordings of a Kawai andYamaha Grand
Pianos after it has been meticulously
tuned and adjusted.
achieve such a remarkably authentic piano sound, has full
length sustain samples, no loops (natural decay), stored in 16 bits and 44.100
envelope generator with Attack, Sustain, Decay and Release parameters and several modulation targets.
CPU and memory usage. Stability: complete. Uses memory efficiently without sacrificing quality.
Unlike many other piano modules
and samplers, this piano will never overload CPU.
live performances: never stick notes, never break the sound.
and user-friendly attitude are sure to attract many musicians.
variable room simulation.
Free variation of acoustic ambience thanks to
complete separation of piano and room. Small rooms can be modeled just as
accurately as larger spaces. Customizable
with user controls for: size room, width room, damping factor & mixer, used to create
in the DSP environment, without having to load up any other plug-ins.
complete MIDI CC#.
Implementation Chart for Realistic Virtual Piano v2.5::
you install VST Instruments & Effects, please make sure your
computer fulfills the following requirements:
System: Native dll file for Windows® XP, Windows® Vista, Windows® 7, Windows® 8
x86 (32 bit). For x64 (64 bit) test the demo
plugin with your host internal bit bridge as in Cubase (VST Bridge),
FL Studio (Bridged
mode), Cakewalk SONAR X1, X2, X3 (BitBridge)
or via external
jBridge application for Ableton Live, PreSonus Studio One, etc.
500 MHz Processor (Pentium®,
Celeron® AMD® or equivalent) minimum.
RAM: 128 MB or higher recommended.
VST compatible host / Digital Audio Workstation
DAW/ MIDI Sequencer: This VST software can be "plugged in" to any host application that supports
VST Technology like:
FL Studio, Steinberg
Cubase, Cakewalk SONAR X1 - X2 - X3 (Producer, Studio, Essential),
Ableton Live, Cockos Reaper, PreSonus Studio One, Acoustica Mixcraft, Synapse Audio Orion, Sony Acid Pro, MakeMusic Finale,
Avid Sibelius, Mackie
Mulch, Steinberg Nuendo, Magix Samplitude, Magix
Music Maker, Cantabile Lite - Solo - Performer, n-Track
Studio, VSTHost, SAVIHost, M-Audio Evolution Sound Studio II Standard &
Pro, PowerTracks Pro Audio, Making Waves Studio, Native Instruments KORE 2 Software-Hardware workstation
and much more
An ASIO® soundcard is recommended for
low latency real-time play.
test extensively the demo version of your selected product (s) in your
make sure there are no misbehaviors before purchasing.
To install VST plug-in,
follow these steps:
file must be in a directory where the VST host is looking for VST
Place the Realistic
Virtual Piano.dll file into VST Plug-ins Folder
of your host application.
To uninstall simply
remove the .dll file of your VST
- Added new Yamaha Grand
- Kawai Grand Piano module have been totally re-sampled and the octaves have been
- Added Piano Selector option in GUI.
- Minor adjustments in GUI as well as in default parameters.
- Fixed a few minor bugs.
- Some adjustments in "Variable Room Simulation". - Added
MIDI Automation. - Added Web link button to "
register full version" in demo, and weblink to our site in registered
version. - Redesigned GUI.
- Added embedded CHM help/info file and button on GUI.
- Fixed a few minor bugs.
- Improved sound engine.
- Add ADSR envelope generator with Attack, Sustain, Decay and Release
parameters and several modulation targets.
- Sample playback optimized for better performance.
- Some GUI modifications.
- Updated built-in sound bank to 16 patches Bugfix:
- Some problems when used in Orion and Logic fixed
- Small bug fixes.
- Fixed problem with Audiomulch
- Some small errors in some presets fixed
- Some very minor GUI changes (alignment of knobs and display Freq.
v0.96: Beta released.
and Programming by Daniel Laiseca
Evaluation & Registration
The code for the licensed and evaluation
versions of this software are
The Demo Version
is full functional. You can do anything you can do with the full
version, also some
presets are included to demonstrate the instruments
demo restrictions are:
demo generates a short beep noise in all output channels every 10 seconds and
is limited to a certain number of trial executions:
Registered Version does not have nagging sounds and their use is unlimited.
The program is a SHAREWARE. You are hereby licensed
to use this
software for evaluation purposes without charge but if you use this software after the evaluation period, a
registration fee is required.
Note that by registering the software, you enable us to improve it and
full version is available to purchase, as downloadable software, the
price is US$35,
and you can download the full version as soon as your payment is
is a trademark of Steinberg Soft- und Hardware GmbH
is a registered trademark of Kawai Musical Instruments Mfg. Co., Ltd. (www.kawai.co.jp)
is a registered trademark of Yamaha Corporation.