Synthogy’s Joe Ierardi stars on the BBC with Ivory II pianos

Synthogy’s Joe Ierardi stars on the BBC with Ivory II pianos

Having proudly been Synthogy‘s UK and European distributor for many years, we’re well aware of the painstaking efforts the developers go to in order to produce such stunningly realistic virtual pianos such as Ivory II Grand PianosItalian GrandUpright Pianos and American Concert D. The tremendous level of patience required sampling every single note at different velocity levels, waiting mutely and motionless while it decays to silence has to be admired in itself!

Synthogy Ivory II BoxLast year, the BBC got in touch wanting to produce a feature about the technology behind the Ivory II virtual pianos and the challenges faced in trying to make a digital piano sound real.

Presenter LJ Rich, who is a keen pianist herself, hooked up with Synthogy co-founder Joe Ierardi last month at a Boston studio to find out more and this weekend the BBC broadcasted the result as part of their Technology series ‘Click’… 

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