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Muse Research Announces Availability of Ivory for Receptor

Popular Plug-in Piano Software now works on Receptor

Frankfurt, Germany. March 29, 2006—Muse Research, Inc. today announced that its Receptor hardware plug-in player is compatible with the popular Ivory piano plug-in from Synthogy. Owners of Ivory can install the plug-in on Receptor by simply downloading the installer helper file available for free on Users must own the retail version of Ivory in order to install the Ivory samples onto Receptor.

Receptor quickly becoming the ideal way to run plug-in software live and on stage.
Today’s performing and recording musician needs a high-performance, stable environment in which to run popular plug-in software. Receptor provides such an environment in its 2-rack space hardware plug-in player, optimized for running VST plug-ins. Of particular interest to performing musicians is the availability of a definitive piano sound. Now with the availability of Ivory on Receptor, musicians can have both the portability and stability of a sound module combined with the incredible sonic performance of over 40 gigabytes of piano samples.

Installation is easy using the installer helper
Ivory owners can download the Ivory installer helper from that enables customers to install Ivory on to Receptor. Customers interested in running Ivory on Receptor can simply purchase the Windows retail version of Ivory in order to have access to the sample libraries that can then be installed on Receptor.

“The people at Synthogy have contributed to some of the best products in the music industry and Ivory is yet another great example of their talents” states Chris Halaby, President of Muse Research. “Ivory on Receptor really solves the problem of customers who are using this excellent in the studio and need to perform live, or any keyboardist looking for a definitive piano in a portable and easy-to-use package”.

"We've seen Ivory run on the Muse Receptor with some pretty exceptional performance,” comments Joe Ierardi, Co-Founder of Synthogy. "Receptor is an impressive piece of musical hardware, and a great way to run Ivory live or in the studio", he adds.

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