Musikmesse 2013: Swedish synthmaker Nord today introduced its new ultra lightweight Hammer Action Portable Nord Piano 2 HP, in advance of this week’s Musikmesse in Frankfurt, Germany.
The Nord Piano 2 HP lets you play, split and layer sounds from both the Nord Piano Library and the Nord Sample Library and features a versatile effects section – all in a lightweight package (11 kg / 24.25 lbs) with 73 keys.
All other features are identical to the Nord Piano 2 HA88. Here are the details:
Nord Piano 2 HP product features:
- 500 MB memory for Nord Piano Library sounds
- 128 MB memory for Nord Sample Library sounds
- Nord Triple Pedal support (sold separately)
- Advanced String Resonance (Gen 1)
- Pedal Noise (requires Nord Triple Pedal)
- Comprehensive effect section with Modulation, Delay, Amp-simulation, Compressor and Reverb effects.
- Weight: 11 kg / 24,25 lbs
- USB MIDI
Nord Piano 2 pricing and availability: The Nord 2 HP is expected to ship next month (May 2013) and have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of 2,399 EURO ($3119 US).