Garritan announces the release of the Authorized Steinway Virtual Concert Grand Piano, a sample-based software instrument developed in collaboration with Steinway and Sons, maker of the world’s finest pianos.
The Authorized Steinway Virtual Concert Grand piano accurately captures the distinctive sound of the hallmark Steinway & Sons concert grand piano – with unprecedented authenticity and musicality.
The library comes in three versions: Professional, Standard and Basic. The Professional version offers the superb Steinway Model D piano with five different listening perspectives:
* Player perspective from the bench
* A classical recording perspective
* An under-the-lid perspective
* A stage perspective
* A close audience perspective
Compare the different versionsThe Standard version offers the under lid and classic perspectives.
The Basic version, ideal for students, amateur musicians, and educators, is a light version that offers a single perspective. The Basic version will also be available in downloadable format.
The Steinway concert grand piano chosen for the sample set is among Steinway’s finest Model D’s — newly voiced, regulated, and meticulously tuned by a master Steinway technician. Recording was done in one of the finest venues in the world, The Troy Music Hall.
* Professional Version: $399
* Standard Version : $199
* Basic Version : $99
More Virtual Steinway models are expected in the future.