Vizzion Narada
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Narada
Dazzling presence from every conceivable angle
Vizzion Narada
A true journey of discovery

Narada

 

NARADA

"To create something unique, a masterpiece of art in its own right,  Precious, intuitive, and of lasting value".

This is the guiding value we have always aspired for in the identity of our instruments.

Inspired by the passion and beauty of the instruments we craft, we wanted to create a new breathtaking vibraphone 
with striking performance that  makes you shine on any stage,  
in any music genre, whether it is jazz, avantgarde or dance.

The edgy look, ease of playing, and new innovations will help you to bring your music to unheard levels. 

Dare to Amaze

 

  

DESIGN

With its sleek lines, this phenomenal vibraphones heralds a new era of unrivalled features, exquisite craftsmanship and cutting-edge vibraphone technology.

VanderPlas has completely reimagined the finest vibraphone in its class. Taking our hallmarks of innovation and refinement and pushing them further still, the new Vizzion Narada redefines what a vibraphone can be. It looks and feels like a wholly new level of musicallity.

 

 



A stunning demonstration of VanderPlas' unrivalled attention to detail, it delivers a true journey of discovery for the player. Designed to delight every sense, this is an instrument to see, feel, hear and appreciate.

In creating this VanderPlas Vizzion Narada, we have delivered everything you expect from VanderPlas in a vibraphone that can easily be transported, with all the modern features you expect from a vibraphone. Designed and built at the VanderPlas atelier in the Netherlands, this is a vibraphone unlike any other. Consider it the definitive.

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PERFORMANCE

The Vizzion Narada is a 3 octaves vibraphone offering all features needed in a modern instrument. 

From the vibrato with both speed and depth control, to the fast midi, to the new electric dampening system
The new slimline keybed with its compact dimensions is both a joy to bring to your gigs, and to use it on any stage.
The angled, height adjustable legs, make this instrument rock-solid. The electric dampening allows for precise dampening, 
and eliminates all brutal forces normally applied to the instruments' frame.This makes the Vizzion Narada the most stable vibraphone ever made.

 

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TECHNOLOGY

For the first time in a vibraphone, there is an electrical dampening system. No longer is the construction suffering from torsion caused by the dampening system. The pedal operates a servo motor driven dampening bar that does not have a physical connection with the pedal anymore. 

Software checks the use of the pedal, and makes the dampener bar follow the exact moves. For the first time ever, you can really set the parameters to your preferred feel.

To add to the versitality of this instrument, a full polyfonic midi system is added.
Inspired by the first range of vanderPlas vibraphones we add a  full color touch display to control every feature in this instrument.

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Bar range  
Bars  
Bar color  
Keybed dimensions  
Height  
Vibrato  
Midi  
3 octaves F3-F6
Graduate width, 60, 55, 50, 45 and 40mm wide, 12mm thick
Blue HDS, triple tuned
LxWxH 147x78x6 cm
Adjustable
Servo, speed and depth control, vBeam
Advanced midi, full polyfony

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