The CP4 features a selection of 45 voices from Yamaha’s “premium, hand-crafted” grand pianos, including the CFX, CFIIIS and S6, along with sounds of 47 vintage electric pianos with Virtual Circuit Modeling (VCM) effects, and a wide variety of 321 sounds based on the flagship MOTIF synthesizer.
Yamaha has also released the CP40 Stage, (pictured, right), which offers a selection of grand piano sounds based on the Yamaha CFIIIs, one of Yamaha’s Premium Collection grand pianos. The CP40 Stage also includes sounds of 35 vintage electric pianos, 247 Motif instrument Voices and 62 VCM effects.
Pricing and Availability. Yamaha’s CP4 (suggested retail price $2,999) Stage piano and the CP40 (suggested retail price $2,399) will ship at the end of September.