UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano

18GB Prepared Piano Virtual Instrument Library with 12,000+ Samples - Mac/PC Standalone, AAX, VST, AU
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Stoke Your Arsenal with Prepared Piano

UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano stokes your instrument arsenal with the ultimate virtual prepared piano. UVI and the renowned IRCAM acoustic research center in Paris brought together the world's top engineers and gear at IRCAM Labs to painstakingly multi-sample 45 preparations on a superb Yamaha C7 grand piano. The result - UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano - is an incredibly flexible and amazing-sounding prepared piano instrument. You can use included preparations or fabricate your own in minutes. Create customized instruments with up to two preparations per note, mix multiple mic positions, and use the randomizer to effortlessly explore new sonic frontiers.

UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano at a Glance:
  • A vast library of more than 12,000 samples
  • 45 different preparation styles
A vast library of more than 12,000 samples

With 12,000+ samples and 45 distinct preparation techniques, UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano gives you total control over how the preparations are used and combined. Use it to create unique textures for your music compositions, and otherworldly soundscapes for game and film scores. Take it from the sound chasers here at Sweetwater - UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano will add a whole other dimension to your music, scoring, and sound design projects.

45 different preparation styles

One of UVI's goals for IRCAM Prepared Piano was to provide a massive timbral variety. Starting with a superb Yamaha C7 grand, they then applied 45 different preparation styles ranging from screws, erasers, and coins, to clothespins, sticks, and more. With IRCAM Prepared Piano, you can excite the strings with a mallet, a plectrum, a bow - even an EBow! Fine-tune you custom patches by layering up to two different preparations per note. Individual level and pitch controls let you mix your sound to perfection.

UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano Features:
  • A superb Yamaha C7 grand with 45 contemporary preparation techniques
  • 18GB library; content: 12,000+ samples
  • Sample Resolution: 44.1kHz. Recorded at 96kHz
  • Pristine recordings with multiple microphones/positions
  • UVI SparkVerb included
  • Works with UVI Workstation (free download)
  • Also works within UVI Falcon
Juice your palette with UVI IRCAM Prepared Piano!

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Virtual Instrument Buying Guide

Tech Specs

Software Type Piano library
Platform Mac, PC
Upgrade/Full Full
Download/Boxed Download
iLok Required Account required (free)
Bit Depth 32-bit, 64-bit
Format Standalone, AAX, VST, AU, AAX
Hardware Requirements - Mac Intel Processor, 7200 rpm/SSD hard drive recommended, 8GB RAM recommended
Hardware Requirements - PC Core Duo Processor or higher, 7200 rpm/SSD hard drive recommended, 8GB RAM recommended
OS Requirements - Mac OS X 10.7 or later
OS Requirements - PC Windows 7 or later
Manufacturer Part Number UVISC21

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