Time+Space has announced a Synthogy Ivory competition, an opportunity to win one of two special Ivory bundles.
From the announcement:
We’re giving you the chance to win one of two Synthogy bundles containing all three Ivory products with a combined value of £530 each! Plus, to help the lucky winners get playing straight away, we´ll also throw in a free iLok key with each prize.
To enter, all you need to do is send us the answer to a very simple question…
Closing date for entries is 31st March 2009 and the competition is open to everyone.
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Synthogy has released Ivory Upright Pianos, 4 authentic upright pianos in one multi-platform virtual instrument.
For years, Ivory users have been clamoring for Synthogy to release an upright piano collection. Well that time has come! Ivory Upright Pianos presents the unique, intimate sound of upright pianos using Synthogy’s groundbreaking technology and piano-building expertise.
Ivory Upright Pianos features
- 4 hand selected Upright Pianos including: Yamaha U5 Modern Upright, 1914 A.M. Hume Vintage Upright, Honky Tonk, Barroom Upright, Real Tack Piano.
- Comes with the world-renowned Ivory piano engine.
- More than 50 GB Core Library.
- Over 5000 Samples.
- Up to 10 Velocity Layers.
- Custom Upright Soundboard Emulation DSP.
- Separate, selectable “creaks and clunks” layer, for added funk.
- Release samples triggered by velocity and duration.
- Full EQ and Effects section.
- All of Ivory’s Piano Specific features and controls.
- Dozens of new programs and effects presets.
- Ivory’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’s intelligent browsing feature allows you to load any piano from one convenient interface.
Ivory Upright Pianos has a suggested retail price of $299 USD and will be shipping from ILIO on August 25, 2008.
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Synthogy has released version 1.7 of Ivory Italian Grand, a 12-velocity Italian Grand virtual instrument.
Italian Grand now comes complete with the Ivory piano engine, so customers no longer need to purchase the original Ivory Grand Pianos product to enjoy the depth and character of this landmark virtual instrument.
Ivory Italian Grand v1.7 features
- 19 GB core library.
- Over 2,000 samples.
- 12 discrete velocity layers.
- Una corda (soft) samples and release samples.
- All Ivory pianos can be accessed from one unified interface.
Ivory Italian Grand is available for PC and Mac and has an MSRP of $169 USD.
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