Yes, the Strad has been discontinued. It will reappear in an improved format with the next Aria version of GPOA. (I think it is called GPOA.)
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I will think it will retain all the programmability and playability of the Strad as the YouTube video demo? It will be absolutely awesome if the same programmability and playability is also stretched to viola, cello and bass... hmmm... nice!!!