What is Soundfont?

  • SoundFonts are files that contain recorded audio samples of various musical instruments. PianistHD would create sound electronically from music note, using different parameters to imitate instruments.
  • More information about Soundfont:


How to get Soundfont files?

You can search for the keyword “free soundfont” from the internet or get free soundfonts from following sites:

How to load a Soundfont file to Pianist HD?

  • Download Soundfonts and decompress if necessary then copy them to your device’s storage. Pianist HD supports uncompressed soundfont format (*.sf2)
  • Launch Pianist HD then tap the Instruments icon (top-left corner of the screen) to open the Instruments Center
  • In the Instruments Center, switch to Soundfont tab (default tab is High Quality Sounds)
  • Tap the Open Soundfont button and select a Soundfont from your device’s storage to load it to Pianist HD
  • Select an instrument you want to play and enjoy





11 Replies to “Soundfont”

  1. This is the best piano app I’ve ever used. It could be much better if the app supports long sustain, I mean pressing and holding a key doesn’t play the sound continuously. Rest of the things are awesome.

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