23 Virtual Pianos Compared

This video, by Taipei reader Wiwi Kuan, compares 23 virtual pianos, including the new Keyscape, Ivory II, PianoTeq 5, Yamaha Motif, Roland, EZkeys, Reason Pianos and more. Each demo features Kuan’s performance of Springtime Sundays, so the video highlights the differences between the various virtual pianos. Turn on CC or see the notes below for details on the… Read More 23 Virtual Pianos Compared

Free Toy Keyboard VST & AU

SampleScience has introduced Toy Keyboard – a free VSTi/AUi plugin instrument and sample library featuring the sound of the Yamaha PSR-78 home keyboard. All the sound have been sampled and looped where appropriate. To keep the plugin light, each sound contains only one sample stretched over the keyboard. 

New App Turns Your iOS Device Into A Physically Modeled Virtual Violin, Cello & More

Developer Matthias Demoucron let us know about FingerFiddle, a new virtual string instrument that’s designed to let you play with the same level of control and expressivity as with a violin. The video preview, above, features FingerFiddle being used to play the Sarabande from Bach’s Cello Suite #1. “Being an experienced violinist, I wanted to play with a virtual… Read More New App Turns Your iOS Device Into A Physically Modeled Virtual Violin, Cello & More