Piano sounds with NI Massive?

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  1. parsons19

    parsons19 Active Member

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    Is it possible to recreate some sort of piano sound with Massive?

    Any help would be great :)
     
  2. RUSSLA

    RUSSLA DNBF Monarch

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    What daw are you using outta curiosity?
     
  3. ARTFX

    ARTFX www.artfx-studios.com

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    Does that have anything to do with his question?

    I would search through the presets for something that sounds like a piano and then check out how they made it, reverse-engineering mate!
     
  4. parsons19

    parsons19 Active Member

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    Cubase 4, as far as I am aware there are no piano sounds within it!

    I have used Logic Pro to make other tracks and that had some Grand Pianos and similar sounds built in which is real handy! :)
     
  5. Mr Fletch

    Mr Fletch aka KRONIX

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    Grab a copy of edirol orchestral. Problem solved
     
  6. parsons19

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    Nice idea man, now you mention it there is a sound on there that might work with the removal of some effects :) I will give it a go!
     
  7. RUSSLA

    RUSSLA DNBF Monarch

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    Exactly my point, most daws, like Logic, have good standard instruments
     
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    ARTFX www.artfx-studios.com

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    I have the "Grand Ivory VST" and the "Reason Pianos Refill", more than enough for me. Also got Edirol Orchestra which I use more for orchestral parts, but damn I would like a copy of Vienna Symphonic Libraries.. :D
     
  9. spyre

    spyre sample all the things

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    Pretty much just "get" edirol orchestral if you want to have anything that sounds like a piano
     
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    Ok guys, cheers, I will take a look at those :)
     
  11. mistasfx

    mistasfx MISTA SFX

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    Ive got Korg M1 software......... gorgeous bit of kit for pianos
     
  12. elmaruk

    elmaruk slannndaaaaaaar

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    i wouldn't bother recreating a piano. theres plenty of lovely piano vst's and sample packs out there buddy
     
  13. Snaz

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    Massive is for Bass and synth stuff, why not just use the out of the box stuff within Cubase for starters?

    That said I will check out edirol orchestral so thanks for the tip!
     
  14. StrifeII

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    This. There is no way you're ever going to come close to the absolute depth, versatility and quality you get from a good piano multi/hypersample. Hey, when you're basically using a £90,000 piano in your tunes, nothing else comes close.
     
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    mistasfx MISTA SFX

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    Better than Korg M1??
     
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    not for 90s happy hardcore etc.
     
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    mistasfx MISTA SFX

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    yeah i love the korg for that great old skool piano feel. ill have to check out the other thats mentioned but always thought the Korg M1 was the one to beat