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#2142119 - 09/01/13 05:13 AM American D and VPC-1
arrc Offline
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Registered: 04/21/13
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I've recently purchased both the VPC1 and the Ivory II American D software piano. I also have Ivory 1.5 installed.

To me, the VPC "Ivory" touch curve is perfect for the Ivory 1.5 German D piano, but it feels a bit off for the American D. Are you really supposed to use the "Ivory" touch curve for all the Ivory pianos, or is there something I could do to make the American D's touch feel better?

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#2142150 - 09/01/13 07:41 AM Re: American D and VPC-1 [Re: arrc]
maurus Offline
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Try to create your own touch curve, perhaps by varying the existing curve for Ivory?

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#2144608 - 09/05/13 12:43 PM Re: American D and VPC-1 [Re: maurus]
marcleseyeux Offline
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Hi,
I've got the same set, VPC1 + American D and I think you should - like maurus said - define your own touch curve...though IMHO Ivory American D sounds better than Ivory 1.5
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