A masterpiece of artistry and engineering-The Steinway SPIRIO RMarch 27, 2019
In 2015, Steinway & Sons introduced Spirio, the first player piano to capture the electricity of live performance. The evolution continues with Spirio | r.
The Steinway Spirio | r is the world’s finest high resolution player piano capable of live performance capture and playback.
A revolutionary blend of artistry, craftsmanship, and technology, Spirio | r provides powerful new tools of expression and new ways to access, share and experience performance — enriching connection and intimacy.
Craft & Science
SPIRIO | r can be played like any other STEINWAY, the instrument artists have chosen for over 165 years for its broad palette, warmth and depth of tone, powerful resonance, and unmatched touch response.
Much like the megapixel revolution of the digital camera, SPIRIO | r offers exclusive high-resolution recording, preserving all he music, every nuanced dynamics level from infinitesimal graduation of hammer, velocity and every shade of resonance from proportional pedaling – now at your fingertips.
The artisans at STEINWAY & SONS seamlessly install SPIRIO | r technology at the time of manufacture, ensuring no alteration in the musical performance nor compromise in the instruments’ beauty.
SPIRIO| r permits users to record and listen to
performances in stunning state-of-the-art high resolution -with all the nuance, power, and passion on display. Simple, intuitive controls offer the ability to save and share user-created recordings in multiple file formats:
- SPIRIO high resolution
- mp3 high quality sampled audio
high resolution EDITING
Native to the SPIRIO app, the SPIRIO editor provides the world’s only advanced iPad–based high resolution editing capabilities to SPIRIO files, allowing users to edit every
nuance of their SPIRIO recordings. SPIRIO editing features include the ability to:
- modify note velocity (dynamic)
- modify note duration (start- and end-times)
- correct wrong notes (remove or replace)
- modify pedal data (sustain and shift)
- delete or add time
SPIRIO| r integrates into multiple musical environments
with the following options:
- WiFi & Ethernet connections
- Two Bluetooth channels to connect external speakers for simulated audio output
- Two USB connections for external storage of SPIRIO user files
- MIDI-In & MIDI-Out connections
- HDMI video out
- SPIRIO| r stores and plays music and videos directly
from the instrument, with immediate response and
- SPIRIO | r captures the most nuanced musical
passages, precisely reproducing the loudest, softest
and fastest notes.
- SPIRIO| r features automated self-calibration with the
tap of a button.The flexibility of remote firmware updates enable
- SPIRIO | r to easily add future features as they are released
If you are interested to be the first to experience the new Steinway SPIRIO | r, contact us today!