Nord AMS-NGRAND, Nord Grand 88-note Kawai Hammer Action with Ivory Touch

Vendor: NORD
Descriptions Nord AMS-NGRAND, Nord Grand 88-note Kawai Hammer Action with Ivory Touch  The Nord AMS-NGRAND has features of a premium weighted keybed with advanced triple sensors that capture the movements of the hammers with...
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Nord AMS-NGRAND, Nord Grand 88-note Kawai Hammer Action with Ivory Touch 

The Nord AMS-NGRAND has features of a premium weighted keybed with advanced triple sensors that capture the movements of the hammers with exceptional precision, Nord AMS-NGRAND can deliver a smooth and natural feel of an acoustic grand piano. The Nord AMS-NGRAND is incorporating our award-winning performance features and hands-on user interface the lightweight Nord AMS-NGRAND not only provides an extraordinary playing experience, but is also an elegant new approach to our stage piano series.

Product Highlights of the Nord AMS-NGRAND

88-note Kawai Hammer Action with advanced triple sensors
• Ivory touch keys
• Seamless Transitions when changing programs
• Layer and Split with Split Point crossfades
• OLED display for excellent overview
• Support for Nord Piano Monitor

Piano Section 
2 GB memory for Nord Piano Library
• 120 Voice Polyphony
• Dedicated Piano Filters for Acoustic and Electric Pianos
• 3 Dynamic Curves
• Dynamic Pedal Noise with Nord Triple Pedal (included)
• Advanced String Resonance
• Soft Release

Sample Synth 
512 MB Memory for Nord Sample Library 3.0
• Dedicated Sample Synth section with Attack, Decay/Release and dynamic controls

Effects 
High quality stereo effects modelled after classic stomp boxes
• Reverb with three modes - Room, Stage and Hall

  • Global = OLED Display
    Seamless Transitions
    Split Point Crossfades
    16 banks with 25 programs - 400 locations
    Organize functionality for programs
    Live Mode - 5 Live programs
    Global Transpose: +/- 6 semitones
    Program Transpose: +/- 6 semitones
    Fine-tune: +/- 50 Cents
    Kbd Touch: 3 velocity response curves
    88-note Kawai Responsive Hammer keybed with Advanced Triple Sensors

 

  • Global (Cont.) = Split functionality with selectable split point and LED indication
    Optional Split crossfade
    Layer functionality
    Panel Lock option
    Mono Output option
    Dynamic Sustain Pedal action with the included Nord Triple Pedal
    USB-MIDI
    Free OS updates

 

  • Piano Section = 6 types - Grand, Upright, Electric Pianos, Clavinet, Digital and Misc.
    Each category can contain up to 20 different models.
    120 Voice Polyphony (stereo/mono pianos)
    Piano Timbre/EQ settings (Soft, Mid, Bright) with dedicated Electric Piano filters (Soft, Mid, Bright, Dyno 1 and Dyno 2).
    Advanced String Resonance (Generation 2) - adjustable amount

 

  • Piano Section (Cont.) = Selectable Soft Release for Grand, Upright, Electric Pianos and Harpsichord
    Selectable Pedal Noise for Grand, Upright and Electric Pianos 1 - adjustable amount
    Octave transpose: -1/+1 (-6/+6 in Split mode, depending on Split position)

 

  • Sample Synth Section = 46 Voice Polyphony
    Amp envelope with Attack and Decay/Release
    Selectable velocity sensitive low pass filter and dynamic range
    Octave transpose: -1/+1 (-6/+6 in Split mode, depending on Split position)
    Volume controllable with Volume Pedal (not included)

 

  • Memory = Approx. 2GB dedicated to the Nord Piano Library
    Approx. 512MB dedicated to the Nord Sample Library 3.0

 

  • Effects Section = Effect 1: 
    Pan, Tremolo, Wah and Ring Modulator
    Three selectable depths for the Pan and Tremolo, rate controlled with the Effect 1 Rate knob
    Tremolo, Pan, Ring-Mod and Wah can be controlled with Control Pedal

    Effect 2: 
    Phaser 1, Phaser 2, Flanger, Chorus 1, Chorus 2 and Vibe 
    Two selectable depths for each effect
    Amp Simulations, Comp and EQ: 

    Comp/Amp - three amp/speaker simulations, Tube Overdrive

 

  • Effects Section (Cont.) = Drive/Compression amount controlled with the Drive knob
    Three band EQ, with sweepable mid. +/- 15 dB gain/attenuation
    Master Effects: 

    Dedicated Reverb with Room, Stage and Hall algorithms, each with an additional Bright mode
    Dedicated Delay Effect - Rate, Amount and Tap-tempo function

 

  • Connections = 2 Audio outputs L & R - 1/4", 6,35 mm jacks, unbalanced
    1 Monitor input - 1/8", 3,5 mm stereo jack
    1 Headphone output - 1/4", 6,35 mm stereo jack
    1 Piano pedal input - 1/4", 6,35 mm jack. Use the included Nord Triple Pedal or a momentary pedal, like e.g, Roland DP-2, DP-6, Yamaha FC-4, FC-5, Fatar VFP1-25 etc

 

  • Connections (Cont.) = 1 Volume Pedal input - 1/4", 6,35 mm TRS stereo jack. Use a Control/Expression pedal like e.g. Yamaha FC-7, Roland EV-5 etc.
    MIDI In, MIDI Out - 5 pin DIN connectors
    USB - type B connector - for transferring sounds and USB MIDI
    IEC C14 power connector

 

  • Dimensions = Nord Grand: 50.7 x 6.6 x 15.2" (128.78 x 16.76 x 38.61cm) 
    Nord Triple Pedal: 10.4 x 8.8 x 2.8" (26.42 x 22.35 x 7.11cm)

 

  • Weight = Nord Grand: 46.0 lbs (20.87kg) 
    Pedal: 4.4 lbs (2.00kg)