Instrument: Toontrack - EZkeys Grand Piano

Music Making Software

Toontrack launches EZkeys Grand Piano, a plugin and a stand alone instrument for both Windows and OS X.

"Songwriting made easy!
EZkeys is a revolutionary plugin and stand alone instrument that combines a world-class piano player, songwriting partner, arranger and a meticulously sampled grand piano - all in one package. Developed with Toontrack Music's forward thinking approach to music composition, EZkeys delivers breathtakingly rich tonal qualities and allows the user unlimited creativity through its groundbreaking functionality."

  • • 32- and 64-bit VST, AU and RTAS instrument as well as low latency stand-alone application
  • • Drag and drop the included MIDI straight to the built-in song track
  • • Drag and drop support for your own or third party MIDI straight into EZkeys
  • • Drag and drop MIDI from the song track or directly from the song browser to your DAW or to your desktop
  • • EZkeys will analyze and chord-separate any MIDI on the fly
  • • Real-time chord display that enables you to instantly see what chords you are playing
  • • Chord selector, based upon the circle of fifths, allowing you to change chords instantly
  • • Presets for the most commonly used chord types
  • • Customize the coloration of any chord by opening up the detailed view
  • • Transpose individual song blocks or full songs with a single mouse-click
  • • Comes with an easy to understand music theory document including MIDI examples
  • • Possibility to tune the piano by octave, semitone or cents
  • • Dynamics controls that let you adjust the velocity response to match your keyboard or playing style
  • • Three pedals: sustain, sostenuto and damping
  • • MIDI-learn and automation
  • • Thirteen ready-made presets utilizing high-quality effects from Overloud. The presets range from raw and unprocessed to heavily distorted and tweaked

Price: $179/€139