Synthesizer

Yamaha

MX-49

Don’t sacrifice sound for portability. And don’t sacrifice your technique by playing tiny keys. Yamaha’s MX is an ultra portable synth with full-sized touch-sensitive keys and over 1000 Voices from the legendary Motif. Don’t want to bring your entire rig? Grab an MX and go. Put it on top of a piano or other keyboard when you need extra synth textures. Not just a secondary instrument, play the MX all night, and you’ll be packed up and gone before the guitar player unplugs his first pedal. In the studio, The MX is a perfect writing partner. Built-in audio/MIDI interface and Remote mode make the MX an integral part of you studio.

MOXF6

The new MOXF series combines a MOTIF XF sound engine and Flash memory expandability, a MIDI keyboard controller with extensive DAW and VST control, USB Audio/MIDI interfacing, onboard sequencing, and an extensive DAW / VST software bundle.

Roland

XPS-10

Perfect for gigging musicians and hobbyists alike, the XPS-10 delivers respected Roland sound and features at a very attractive price. This sleek, performance-ready synth is equipped with over 1500 sounds from the Roland library, including versatile modern tones from the JUNO-Di, classics from the D-50 and XP series, and many others.

XPS-30

The XPS-30 starts with the great feature set of the popular XPS-10 and adds many powerful enhancements that performing players will love. Stage essentials like acoustic and electric piano sound even better, and the internal waveform set can be easily expanded with free sound collections from Roland’s Axial website. The selection of regional instrument sounds has been increased as well, and more user samples can be imported thanks to the doubled onboard memory capacity. There’s also a built-in eight-track pattern sequencer for capturing songs and ideas, plus a convenient mic input with dedicated vocal effects.

BK3

Perfect for solo entertainers and home hobbyists alike, the BK-3 Backing Keyboard brings a new level of performance to entry-level auto-accompaniment instruments. Featuring a wide range of quality onboard sounds and rhythms, song playback via USB memory, built-in speakers, and more, this portable, self-contained keyboard puts the power of a full ensemble under your fingertips. From one-person shows to social gatherings to personal practice, the BK-3 brings endless hours enjoyment for playing all musical styles.

JUNO DS88

Any place. Any time. JUNO-DS is the new generation of ultra-portable synth for musicians who are going places. The lightweight cabinet and streamlined operation means JUNO-DS synths are simple to load in and set up, letting you focus on the show or session. Plus, they offer flexible features for every band scenario, including a choice of pro-quality built-in sounds, onboard pads for audio playback, and a pattern sequencer for creating original songs. Choose between the 61-note JUNO-DS61, featuring velocity-sensitive keyboard with synth action, and the JUNO-DS88, featuring 88-note keyboard with weighted action.