Nord Piano 4 Update History

v2.50 (2020-03-04)

  • Added support for Nord Sample Editor 3
  • "Mono" panel setting is now a global parameter, rather than being stored per-program. The parameter is reset on reboot.
  • Program Change messages are no longer sent when browsing Programs in "Store To" dialog.
  • A Program Change message was inadvertently sent when exiting a Store operation. Fixed.

v2.14 (2020-01-08)

  • Update to production test routine

v2.12 (2019-06-27)

  • Tremolo effect preserves attack for mallet instruments (Vibraphone, Marimba)
  • Delay tails and Sample Synth sounds using long release times would not fade out as quickly as expected when changing programs. Fixed
  • MIDI: Sometimes first press on a button would not send CC. Fixed
  • Transition time between pedal down and pedal up sound was shortened for higher registers

v2.02 (2019-04-11)

  • On rare occasions unexpected piano voice stealing could occur when operating sustain pedal, with String Res active. Fixed
  • Browsing pianos in list view is now faster
  • The Transpose "Set" screen is no longer sticky and is only shown as long as the buttons are pressed down
  • The "E" dirty flag could appear without any changes having been made, under certain circumstances. Fixed

v2.00 (2019-02-01)

New features:

  • Support for version 6 .npno files
  • Piano Equalizer settings
    • Two “Dyno” settings for tine EPs are introduced in the Piano Equalizer section, indicated by the two top LEDs or two bottom LEDs being lit, respectively. Note: These settings require version 6 EP sounds.
    • Soft, Mid and Bright filters for EPs have been adjusted to specifically suit these sounds.
    • Soft setting for acoustic pianos has been changed. This is now not a filter but instead adjusts the response of the piano for a soft sound.

Other updates:

  • Could not select a new piano when "Piano not found" was shown. Fixed
  • If all samples had been removed and a new sample was added, it was not possible to select the new sample. Fixed
  • String Resonance did not work for notes held with Sostenuto pedal. Fixed
  • Definitions of Open/Closed for pedals in menu were reversed. Fixed
  • Subtle static occured when changing Pan/Trem amount using pedal. Fixed
  • Quickly moving a program in Organize list could cause inadvertent reordering of programs. Fixed
  • Clavinet now does not use the middle keyboard switch

v1.02 (2018-06-29)

  • Delay Tempo can now be adjusted by pressing Tempo button and turning Delay Dry/Wet knob.
  • Reverb effect was adjusted.
  • Clicks could occur when changing Delay Tempo. Fixed.
  • Piano notes could hang when activating KBD Split or turning Piano section Off/On. Fixed.

v1.00 (2018-06-27)

  • First OS release.