Acousticsamples - AcademicGrand

  • Acousticsamples - AcademicGrand


Acousticsamples - AcademicGrand


The AcademicGrand is a 1963 Steinway D concert grand which has seen countless recitals and concerts over the years where it served as the University of Arkansas' primary concert instrument.

The piano has been an inspiration to hundreds of students and visitors, and with being well-maintained and cared for, it's a wonderful instrument with a unique history and classic American Steinway sound.


  • 2.82Gb uncompressed, 1.11Gb compressed in lossless flac format, around 816 samples.
  • 4 Velocity layers for the sustain (4 on pedal up and 4 on pedal down).
  • 4 Velocities for the release.
  • Pedal down resonance.
  • Key noises samples.
  • Sustain pedal noises (up and down), triggered automatically.
  • Advanced UVI scripting giving you access to a simple yet powerful interface and advanced features.

AcademicGrand comes with its own sample player, the UVI Workstation 2 (requires v2.6.5 or later). We provide it for free with every library that you buy, you don't need to buy an expensive sampler to use our products.

    •  Mac

      • MacIntel processors
      • 2 GB of RAM
      • MAC OS X 10.7 or higher (if you have 10.6 and want to use our products, please contact us to get an earlier version of UVI Workstation (2.1.8) and of the UFS files).
      • Hard Drive: when using Streaming, faster drive will allow more voices to play


      • Core duo or faster
      • 2 GB of RAM
      • Windows 7 or higher version, Windows 8 and 8.1
      • Hard Drive: when using Streaming, faster drive will allow more voices to play, SSDs are the best choice (Solid State Drives).


      • Standalone
      • Plugin (VST / AU / AAX ) and in 32/64 bit