Gentle Grand

A beautiful Yamaha S6 grand piano, accompanied by textural pad

The story

This is the best sample I’ve made to date. A Yamaha S6 grand piano, sampled with an exquisite array of microphones. I really never thought I’d give this away, and it pains me to do so, but here we are. This piano is a lite version of the samples I recorded – a single stereo pair of Royers 121 ribbons, two dynamic layers, three round robins. Played with a soft-medium dynamic, Gentle Grand is warm and rich. I later decided to mangle the samples and create a padded layer, that undulates and accompanies the main piano wonderfully. I’m incredibly proud of this instrument, and I hope you love it as much as I do.

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  • Just beautiful

    This is exactly, what I would expect from a Piano library. Bought many of them, but found it in a free Pianobook package. I like it a lot. Thank you for providing it!!!

    mschwarzenberger27 December 2021
  • Very Good!

    This is as good as it gets, very lovely sound!

    Drifter01 March 2022
  • Stunning Grand Piano

    this piano is up there with Nihls Frahms Grand - it's not a felt piano but has amazing character and presence/ It's gentle, wistful, and deep but very very playable and may just become my favorite "go-to" piano - well done!

    MFSDUBLIN27 December 2021
  • Most Beautiful Piano

    I have a number of Piano Libraries but I often find myself reaching out to this one. Its subtlety and dynamic range is just stunning. So warm and comforting, just simply love it.

    InternalEye10 July 2022
  • A Magnificent sound

    Dan never disappoints with these libraries and I have been using this Gentle Grand for a while now and I am here just to tell you this is my favorite piano library so far. Rich and intricate sound that I absolutely love and the pad feature seems a very small detail but it does wonder to the sound of this library, do experiment with that.

    ZEDEKI07 March 2022
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