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Yamaha PSRI500 Portable Keyboard

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Authentic sounding Indian instruments are essential for anyone who wants to play traditional Indian songs or modern Indian movie songs. The PSR-I500 has the Voices of 40 of Indian instruments on board, including newly sampled Voices based on requests from famous Indian music producers.

The PSR-I500 is the ideal portable keyboard for Indian music lovers. A vast collection of onboard Indian instruments (Voices) and auto accompaniment function (Styles) covers a broad spectrum of Indian music genres from every corner of the country. Functions like "Quick Sampling" are designed to assist you to perform in a variety of situations. In addition, the PSR-I500 features a number of lesson functions including a built-in Tabla/Mridangam & Tanpura function called "Riyaz," to help you learn how to play songs or traditional Indian "Raga" scales.

  • The ideal keyboard for Indian music lovers, for both performance and learning.
  • 801 instruments, including 40 Indian instruments.
  • 282 types of auto accompaniment Styles, including 50 Indian Styles.
  • Riyaz (Tabla/Mridangam & Tanpura) function with 30 Taals
  • Quick Sampling function (Normal/One shot/Loop)
  • Powerful amplifiers with bass reflex speakers
  • Professional-quality DSP Effects
  • Pitch bend wheel
  • Lesson function

Indian instruments

Authentic sounding Indian instruments are essential for anyone who wants to play traditional Indian songs or modern Indian movie songs. The PSR-I500 has the Voices of 40 of Indian instruments on board, including newly sampled Voices based on requests from famous Indian music producers. Of course, not limited only to Indian instruments, the PSR-I500 also features a variety of instruments from Pianos to Synthesizers, making it possible to play songs from a variety of genres, from orchestra classics to electronic dance music.

Quick Sampling

In addition to the extensive collection of preset instruments, you can also add your own sampled contents like short vocal phrases, SFX, or looping Chorus with the PSR-I500. The PSR-I500 can even vary the pitch of the sound that you have sampled to match the key you play.

Indian Styles

If you're struggling with finding other band members or simply just want to perform alone, the PSR-I500's auto accompaniment function "Styles" is invaluable. As you play chords, automatically created basslines, rhythm tracks or other kinds of accompaniment follow along. The PSR-I500 has a variety of accompaniment Styles including 50 different types of Indian Styles from around the country.

Riyaz

The PSR-I500 has a built-in Tabla/Mridangam & Tanpura function called "Riyaz". You can practice to traditional Indian rhythms for hours, or use it for backing rhythm. What's more the PSR-I500 now features 30 different patterns of Taals.

Song lessons

You can quickly learn how to play your favorite songs step by step with the PSR-I500. Not only the vast library of onboard songs, but all songs you have imported will be supported by the PSR-I500 lesson function. You can also buy songs from the impressive collection at Yamaha MusicSoft or even download practice music or lesson songs your teacher has made for you.

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PSR-I500
Color/Finish
Body Color Metallic Dark Gray
Size/Weight
Dimensions Width 946 mm (37-1/4")
Height 139 mm (5-1/2")
Depth 404 mm (15-7/8")
Weight Weight 6.6 kg (14 lbs., 9 oz.) not including batteries
Control Interface
Keyboard Number of Keys 61
Type Organ Style
Touch Response Yes (Soft, Medium, Hard, Fixed)
Other Controllers Pitch Bend Yes
Control Knobs Yes (x 2)
Display Type Custom LCD
Size 92 mm x 42 mm
Backlight Yes
Language English
Panel Language English
Voices
Tone Generation Tone Generating Technology AWM Stereo Sampling
Polyphony Number of Polyphony (Max.) 48
Preset Number of Voices 801 (257 Panel Voices + 32 Drum/SFX Kits + 50 Arpeggio Voices + 462 XGlite Voices)
Featured Voices Indian Voice x 40, Sweet! Voice x 8, Cool! Voice x 3
Compatibility GM Yes
XGlite Yes
Effects
Types DSP 10
Reverb 12
Chorus 5
Master EQ 6
Harmony 26
Functions Dual/Layers Yes
Split Yes
Arpeggio 160
Melody Suppressor Yes
Accompaniment Styles
Preset Number of Preset Styles 282 (Incl. Indian 50 styles)
Fingering Multi
Style Control ACMP ON/OFF, SYNC START, SYNC STOP, START/STOP, INTRO/ENDING/rit., MAIN/AUTO FILL, TRACK ON/OFF
Other Features One Touch Setting (OTS) Yes
External Styles 10
Compatibility Style File Format (SFF)
Songs
Preset Number of Preset Songs 60
Recording Number of Songs 10
Number of Tracks 6 (5 Melody + 1 Style/Pattern)
Data Capacity Approx. 19,000 notes (when only "melody" tracks are recorded)
Compatible Data Format Playback SMF (Formats 0 & 1)
Recording Original File Format (SMF 0 conversion function)
USB Audio Recorder
Recording Time (max.) 80 minutes (approx. 0.9 GB) per Song
Format Playback WAV(44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo)
Recording WAV(44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo)
Quick Sampling
Sampleing Type Normal, Oneshot, Loop
Samples (Preset/Usesr) 5
Sampling Time Approx. 9.6 sec.
Sampling Sources AUX IN
Sampling Format Original File Format (16 bit, stereo)
Sampling Rate 44.1 kHz
Functions
USB audio interface 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo
Registration Number of Buttons 4 ( x 8 banks )
Lesson/Guide Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.) Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.6)/ Listening, Timing, Waiting
Overall Controls Metronome Yes
Tempo Range 11 - 280
Transpose -12 to 0, 0 to +12
Tuning 427.0 – 440.0 – 453.0 Hz (approx. 0.2Hz increments)
Riyaz (Tabla/Tanpura Pattern) Preset 30
Sections 5
Storage and Connectivity
Storage Internal Memory Approx. 1.73 MB
External Drives USB flash drive
Connectivity DC IN 12 V
Headphones Headphones/Output
Sustain Pedal Yes
AUX IN Yes (Stereo-mini)
USB TO DEVICE Yes
USB TO HOST Yes
Amplifiers and Speakers
Amplifiers 6 W + 6 W
Speakers 12 cm x 2
Power Supply
Power Supply PA-150 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha, Six "AA" size alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6) or Ni-MH rechargeable (HR6) batteries
Power Consumption 8 W (When using PA-150 AC adaptor)
Auto Power Off Function Yes
Accessories
Included Accessories Music Rest Yes
Song Book Download from PC
Power Adaptor Yes
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Great keyboard for Indian music all instruments you will ever need