The most important features at a glance

  • The sound of Alicia Keys' own personal Yamaha C3 Neo piano: Almost 3,000 individual samples on 12 discrete velocity layers with and without pedal — equivalent to 17GB of uncompressed WAV files!

  • Sampled from Alicia Keys' own playing, recorded in her studio with her own engineer

  • Developed with the artist and tailor-made for her recording and performance needs

  • Meticulous sampling technique including the noise of the finger hitting the keys (optional)

  • Sampled sustain and release phases with authentic implementation of the sustain pedal

  • All-new sympathetic resonance system for harmonics in undampened strings

  • Exceptionally clean quality, yet featuring adjustable microphone noise for old-school sound

  • Natural mechanical release noises for each of the 88 keys and pedal noises

  • Integrated convolution reverb for tweaking the sound directly in the instrument

  • Easy user interface providing integrated documentation of all settings