Yamaha Genos Digital Workstation with Speakers/Stand
Yamaha Genos Product Overview by GAK
This keyboard comes with the Yamaha Genos Speaker set, designed specifically for this workstation and the L7B Keyboard stand.
Yamaha are back with a seriously impressive new Digital Workstation. On stage, in the studio or at home the Genos gives you all the tools you need to create, produce and play music.
The first thing you will notice looking at the keyboard is the large, colour touch screen. It features an easy to use interfaces alongside 9 sliders, 6 knobs and 7 assignable buttons, only aiding the creative process.
The Genos is also a step up for Yamaha in terms of audio quality. Onboard you will find upgraded D/A converters alongside new digital outputs, providing you with crystal clear sound output.
With 60GB of memory you'll never run out of space for your ideas and there's also 3 USB slots on the unit that allow you to take your projects with you from studio to studio. If it's sounds you're looking for then you're in luck, with 1700 Yamaha voices in 550 styles you will never fail to find that perfect sound!
If you thought that was it when it comes to features, think again! One of the most exciting new features is the new 'Live Control,' giving you real time access to pitch and modulation adjustments. Using the new playlist function gives you the ability to keep all of your files on the unit organised and easy yo find.
There's built in WIFI and fantastic integration to Yamaha's Songbook+ app.
Yamaha Product Overview
Genos is the professional but easy way to create and produce music. Due to its fast access to a creative sound pallet, you stay in the creative flow and enjoy true inspiration. Genos is not just the perfect instrument to play and enjoy your favourite music; use it to write and build your song – either at home, on stage or in the studio.Designed for the player, Genos features a large colour touch screen and intuitive button layout for quick and easy access. Craft your sound like never before with Live Controls: Genos has 9 sliders, 6 knobs and 7 assignable buttons!
Genos is designed to keep you in the creative flow. Access the sounds and functions you need quickly and without distraction. Important information is shown in the screen and a secondary display is dedicated to Live.
With almost 60GB of solid state memory, Genos is the perfect home for your creative ideas. 2GB of built-in expansion memory allows the Genos to grow with you, while 3 x USB-to-device sockets ensure you can take your data with you, wherever you go.
1700 exclusive Yamaha Voices, new Revo! Drum technology and 550 Styles are supported by a huge library of arpeggio types, expanded Multi Pads and extreme DSP power for a playing experience like never before.
Genos is home to many exciting new features. Live Control gives real-time access to your sound alongside a joystick for both pitch and modulation adjustments. The new Playlist function keeps your data organised and accessible, especially for live performance while two song players, supporting both MIDI and Audio playback, are enhanced with a crossfader and even MP3 lyrics.
High quality outputs are an important factor in how an instrument sounds through speakers. Upgraded D/A converters are joined with a new digital output for studio usage, alongside new support for condenser microphones with phantom power.
Genos makes it easy to upgrade from previous Yamaha instruments with impressive compatibility support. WIFI is built in and the Songbook+ app offers a unique two-way communi- cation for live performance and music data organisation. Furthermore, a new version of YEM will be released supporting advanced WAV editing.
- Dimensions (W x D x H): 1234 mm x 456 mm x 138 mm (48-9/16" x 17-15/16" x 5-7/16") Weight: 13.0 kg (28 lbs., 11 oz.)
- Number of Keys: 76
- Keyboard Type: Organ (FSX), Initial Touch/Aftertouch
- Touch Response: Normal, Easy1, Easy2, Soft1, Soft2, Hard1, Hard2
- Joystick: Yes
- Knobs: 6 (Assignable)
- Sliders: 9 (Assignable), Cross Fader
- Articulation Switches: ART. 1, ART. 2, ART. 3
- Main Display: 9 inch Touch LCD
- Sub Display: OLED (Live Control view)
- Tone Generation: AWM Stereo Sampling, AEM technology
- Polyphony: 256 Max
- Number of Voices: 1,652 Voices + 58 Drum/SFX Kits
- Featured Voices: 10 Revo! Drums/SFX, 76 Ensemble, 390 Super Articulation!, 75 Super Articulation2!, 82 MegaVoice, 40 Sweet!, 81 Cool!, 160 Live!, 24 Organ Flutes
- Compatibility: XG (for Song playback), GS (for Song playback), GM, GM2
- Reverb: 59 Preset + 3 User
- Chorus: 107 Preset + 3 User
- DSP: Variation: 358 Preset (with VCM) + 3 User Insertion 1-28: 358 Preset (with VCM) + 10 User
- Master Compressor: 5 Preset + 5 User
- Master EQ: 5 Preset + 2 User
- Part EQ: 28 Parts
- Vocal Harmony: 54 Preset + 60 User (*)
- Synth Vocoder: 20 Preset + 60 User (*)
- Others: Mic Effect: Noise Gate, Compressor, 3 Band EQ, Vocal Effect: 23
- Number of Styles: 550
- Featured Styles: 491 Pro, 39 Session, 10 Free Play, 10 DJ
- Fingering: Single Finger, Fingered, Fingered On Bass, Multi Finger, AI Fingered, Full Keyboard, AI Full Keyboard
- Style Control: INTRO x 3, MAIN VARIATION x 4, FILL x 4, BREAK, ENDING x 3