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Garritan Abbey Road Studios CFX Concert Grand

Garritan Abbey Road Studios CFX Concert Grand is designed to put you directly on the piano bench of the Yamaha CFX, an awe-inspiring concert grand piano with a wide palette of tonal colors and the ability to create sophisticated, expressive nuances. This wondrous instrument is paired with the notable acoustics of Abbey Road Studios' Studio One and the finest collection of microphones in the world.

Features of Garritan Abbey Road Studios CFX Concert Grand


  • The sound of the Garritan Abbey Road Studios CFX paino was captured by a team of experienced, highly renown Abbey Road recording engineers
  • Each set of microphone set-ups speaks specifically to various musical settings
  • These set-ups are used by the finest recording artists in the world and are present in this software for the first time in any sampled instrument recording
  • Abbey Road Studios created three microphone perspectives for this software: Classic, Contemporary and Player
  • Classic - captures the natural tonal character, clarity and nuance of the instrument
  • Contemporary - creates a sound that is bright and hard with lots of attack from the hammers, but also maintains warmth with intimate ambience
  • Player - offers you the experience of playing the CFX directly from the piano bench
  • Features presets for each microphone perspective, which includes default, classic rock, dark cinema, Brighton rock, big and bold and many more.

Boxed Product

Part# 13-GCFX


System Requirements for Garritan Abbey Road Studios CFX Concert Grand


  • Windows: Microsoft Windows 7 and 8, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP (SP3 required); Core 2 Duo CPU or later recommended; A professional sound card compatible with ASIO
  • Macintosh: Mac OS X 10.6 through 10.9; Mac Intel CPU. (PowerPC not supported); A sound card compatible with Core Audio
  • 2 GB RAM recommended. There is a direct correlation between the amount of available RAM and the number of sounds that can be loaded
  • 3 GB of free hard drive space
  • Hard drive speed of at least 7200 RPM recommended
  • Monitor with 1,024×768 resolution or higher
  • Internet connection for download version, updates and online registration
  • DVD-ROM drive required for boxed version installation
  • Optional:
    • A MIDI interface may be required if you are using a MIDI keyboard. Many keyboards now use USB
    • The ability to assign controllers within your keyboard, music program, or sequencer is recommended
    • High-quality speakers and amplifier, or high-quality headphones

Customer Reviews

  1. Great stuff

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    The best piano vst out there. Also a great staff working and always willing to help.

    Location: Akureyri

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