UVI Falcon is described as 'The intersection of sampling and synthesis. Falcon is a virtual instrument with 15 oscillators including analog, FM, wavetable, granular, … , 80+ effects, powerful modulation generators, scriptable event processors and more. Load as a stand-alone software or a DAW plug-in'. There are eight alternatives to UVI Falcon for Windows, Mac, Linux and BSD. The best alternative is LinuxSampler, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like UVI Falcon are Grace Sampler (Free), Kontakt (Paid), TX16Wx (Freemium) and Pianoteq (Paid).
Pianoteq is a virtual piano that runs on your computer. Celebrated for reproducing with an unprecedented realism the behaviour and the sound of the acoustic piano, it offers superb dynamics, natural resonances and unique physical parameters.
VSampler transforms your PC into a 255 voice polyphonic software sampler that is able to use any recorded sound as a musical instrument. It provides all of the classical sampler features in excellent sound quality, and also offers you a multitude of unique new opportunities.
The next generation in virtual pianos, featuring groundbreaking new technology for Sympathetic String Resonance, a greatly expanded Sound Library, and a host of new features for more expressive detail than ever!