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Modartt’s multi-award winning Pianoteq software gets upgraded to Version 6. Andy Jones asks: just how many pianos does a producer need?

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The piano is easily the most popular keyboard instrument ever created. My music collection would say otherwise, screaming ‘synth!’ all the way, but even if you were to add up every synth preset that’s ever been recorded, I’m willing to bet that you wouldn’t come close to the number of times the piano has been saved to tape, wax or hard drive. [Actually, I’m not willing to back that with cash, but you get my drift.]

Music-technology companies know this, of course, and have been offering us various sample-based solutions over the years promising to be the perfect piano substitute. Of late, I’ve looked at a pinnacle of hardware sampling in the form of the Nord Piano 3 and, just recently, I looked at Synthogy’s latest Ivory collection, surely a new standard for detailed software sampling.

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About MusicTech

Now settled into 2018 we look ahead to the future of music. With NAMM 2018 behind us we had a chance to ponder on the many new and exciting pieces of tech we saw and their impact on music creation. In this issue, we bring you our annual show report, containing info on all the latest tech that you can expect to get your hands on in 2018. In keeping with the ‘future’ theme, our lead interview highlights the work of the legendary technological pioneers at the Bell Labs and their collaboration with artist Beatie Wolfe. Their augmented reality, 3D work Raw Space reimagines the album as a multi-sensory, immersive experience. We also speak to Aki Mäkivirta from Genelec about the advanced tech at the heart of the award-winning The Ones monitors. Elsewhere this issue, we have a guide to taking your mixes to the stage, our usual tips and tutorials and an expanded reviews section. We hope you enjoy the issue…