The Nord Piano 4 is an incredible addition to the elite Nord stage piano range. It takes the Piano 3 to a new level with updates such as Seamless Transition, Layer and Split with split point crossfade and an enhanced Organize Mode.
As you'd expect, this piano plays like a dream with 88 weighted hammer keys for sublime feel and response. The response is both fluid and dynamic and when you take advantage of the expanded polyphony (up to 120 voices) and the improved factory presets you'll really notice the difference. Not to mention the Sample Synth section that'll give you access to high-quality sounds with the ability to be more expressive than ever before.
The Seamless transitions allow you to change patches without an obvious change. It also allow you to combine two sound section in a layer or split over the keyboard and then each sound section can have specific effects such as volume pedal and/or sustain pedal assigned to them.
The Split sections are indicated with LED lights and a new Split Point Crossfade Functionality to ensure your splits are transitioned smoothly.
The Factory Bank contains all of the latest pianos in the Nord Piano Library including Grands,Uprights, Electric Pianos and Digital Pianos all handpicked for their unique character. You'll also not the Advanced String Resonance reproduces the intricate interplay of piano strings resonating at their fundamental or harmonic frequencies when other notes are played.
This gives the Piano 4 a real edge in terms of giving you a realistic piano playing experience.
Sample Synth Section
The Sample Synth section has a great selection of the best sounds from the Nord Sample Library including exclusively licensed sounds of the legendary Mellotron and the Chamberlin.
You can easily apply the effects on-board and include a selection of high-quality stereo effects modelled after stompboxes. Delay, Compression, EQ, Reverb and Modulation effects are all included to make this Piano as versatile as possible.
- Seamless Transitions
- Layer and Split with Split Point crossfades
- Enhanced Organize Mode
- Numeric Pad for direct Program access
- Greatly expanded Polyphony (120 voices)
- Creative Piano Filters
- Greatly expanded Polyphony
- 512 MB Memory for Nord Sample Library 3.0
- Reverb with Bright Mode
- 88-note Triple Sensor keybed with grand weighted action
- Nord Virtual Hammer Action Technology
- OLED display excellent overview
- 1 GB memory for Nord Piano Library
- 3 Dynamic Curves
- Dynamic Pedal Noise with Nord Triple Pedal (included)
- Advanced String Resonance
- Soft Release
- Dedicated Sample Synth section with Attack, Decay/Release and dynamic controls
- High quality stereo effects modelled after classic stomp boxes
Here's what Nord Say about the Piano 4
The Nord Piano 4 has dedicated knobs and buttons for all essential functions required in a live performance situation. Transposing, setting up a split point or creating a layered sound can be accomplished in seconds.
The Nord Piano 4 features seamless transitions when changing sounds or programs while playing.
Layers and advanced Split Point functionality
The Nord Piano 4 features two sound sections that can be combined in a layer or split over the keyboard. Each of the sound sections can have specific effects, Volume Pedal and/or Sustain Pedal assigned to them. The Piano 4 has 7 Split Points indicated with LED lights and the new Split Point Crossfade functionality, introduced with the Stage 3, offers smooth transitions between two split zones. Choose from 3 different crossfade widths (Small, Large or Off) as indicated by different LED colors.
Refined Program Section
The enhanced Organize mode includes Copy/Paste and Move functionality for quickly rearranging your Programs to your desired order and a new Page View lets you easily sort and organize pages as a song list. All Programs, Pianos and Synth Samples can be easily navigated using the new uniform List View that offers alphabetical, numerical and category sorting options.
An optional new Numeric Pad Mode gives you instant access to Programs by entering the Program number.