Product Description for the Sound Magic Hybrid Harpsichord
The Hybrid Harpsichord is based on an instrument built by Kirckman in the 1770s. This rare-seen classic instrument has a single manual with 3 stops, including a lute stop. The Krickman Harpsichord is famous for its unique, high quality sound and although this particular instrument is over 240 years old, it's in surprisingly excellent condition.
NEO Hybrid Modeling Engine
NEO Hybrid Modeling Technology offers both the authentic sound of sampling and the playability of Physical Modeling. With over 20 controls on final sound, the Hybrid Harpsichord provides you with everything you need for a great sounding harpsichord suitable for many different styles of sound.Its NEO Hybrid Modeling Engine reshapes every note to ensure that each successive note sounds slightly diffrerent.
Ensure Best Sound Quality
To ensure the best sound quality,we use several acclaimed Brauner VMA microphones, which nowadays are considered to be the best microphones available for this sort of job. We also used API preamps and dCS's Analog to Digital Converters to record it.
Multi Microphone Positions
3 microphone positions available and you can mix and match between them any way you want to. It's really a fun to adjust the microphones in real time (like a recording engineer) and what a great feeling when you finally hit that ideal sound!
Powerful Add-on System
Powerful Add-on System brings unlimited extension possibilities to the instrument. Each Add-on focuses on solving one specific problem with the aim of a thorough - but lightning quick - solution. Every musician has his/her own needs, their own challenges and the Add-on System is the ideal tool, providing solutions with great precision and flexibility.