Graded Hammer (GH) Keyboard
Just as on an actual grand piano, the lower keys are heavy in touch
and the higher keys are light, with all the natural gradations in
Advanced Wave Memory (AWM) Stereo Sampling
The AWM (Advanced Wave Memory) is a sampling system which creates
sound close to that of an acoustic instrument by using digital
technology to record the instrument sound and applying high-quality
digital filter technology to the recorded audio samples. AWM Stereo
Sampling creates a more spacious, deeper, and richer sound by using
a pair of waveforms (L and R), obtained via a stereo recording
These rich and luscious Voices are comprised mostly of keyboard
instrument sounds and are especially intended for playing piano and
other keyboard parts.
Live!, Cool! and Sweet! Voices
A huge palette of acoustic and electronically amplified instrument
sounds. A blend of long, stereo and multi-layered samples is used
to fully capture the natural presence, resonance, expression and
vibrato of the real instrument.
16-track song recorder
Use the built-in song recorder with up to 16 tracks to create
complex, multi-part arrangements one instrument at a time. After
recording, save to the internal memory, which retains data even
when the power is switched off, on a storage device, or to a PC.
The key guide lamps indicate the notes you should play, when you
should play them, and how long you should hold them down. You can
also practice at your own pace - since the accompaniment waits for
you to play the notes correctly. Here, mute the right- or heft-hand
part and try practicing the part using the guide lamps.
Piano Reset Button
This convenient, easy-to-use feature completely and automatically
reconfigures the entire CVP for optimum piano performance. No
matter what settings you've made from the panel, you can instantly
call up the piano settings by a single button press.
LAN Port is for a wired internet connection the same as a LAN
terminal you see on a computer. Stay connected and directly access
to the Yamaha's special service 'Internet Direct Connection (IDC)'
without a computer. Once you're online with IDC, you can download
your favorite contents straight to your instrument. And that's just
the beginning - the fun and excitements start from there!
USB TO DEVICE Terminal
Insert a USB flash memory in the USB TO DEVICE terminal on the
instrument. It would let you save or load the registered settings
and user songs created on the instrument, as well as read data from
the connected device.
USB TO HOST Terminal
Dive in and take advantage of the wide world of computer music
software. Connections and setup are exceptionally easy, and you can
play back your computer recorded parts with different instrument
sounds - all from a single instrument.
Online, On-demand Music (IDC)
Bring your instrument online and tap into the worldwide music
network! Yamaha has created a new, essential online service for
musicians everywhere: Internet Direct Connection (IDC). IDC lets
you connect the instrument directly to the Internet, without a
computer, letting you delve into thousands of MIDI songs on our
custom website, and download your favorite music for playback on
Large LCD Display
A large LCD display provides attractive graphics and helpful
messages for quick access and error-free operation. It provides
comprehensive and easy-to-understand co