Yamaha have pushed the boundaries of performance power once again with the Tyros 5. The ultimate performance machine, the Tyros 5 brings an entirely new level of authenticity and expression to your finger-tips. Open up your creative freedom wherever you need with ultimate realism you can take anywhere.
Whatever your style, the Tyros 5 capabilities will far exceed expectation. There are a total of 539 backing styles built right in covering everything from traditional jazz, monster rock, cutting edge dance styles and much more including sounds and styles from small localised cultures. Each style uses Yamaha's state of the art sampling and recording techniques to bring you a level of realism previously thought unimaginable. Yamaha hired some of the hottest musicians to record phrases and parts can now become the solid foundation of your performance.
Instruments produce much more sound than just the desired tone and the Tyros 5 is more than capable of replicating this. Saxophone solo's can now include the player breathing, violins come with bowing and vibrato, and entire sections can be controlled with a single finger. You can even perform with 4 different instruments simultaneously, but the Tryos 5 has the power to slightly alter each voice subtly in timing and pitch to correspond with the nuances of each instrument. This makes ensembles come alive, all thanks to Yamaha's super articulation 2 technology.
Organs made portable...
The Tyros 5 may be lightweight at 14Kg but the classic, unmistakable tones of your favourite organs are all there. Organ world is a complete section dedicated to recreating everything from those dirty and driving rock organs, right through to traditional organs found in theatres and churches. The comprehensive set of realistic controls along with the inspirational organ models mean even the most ardent of organ enthusiasts will be impressed by the Tyros 5.
Virtual modelling technology...
Yamaha has included its top of the line virtual modelling technology usually found on their high-end mixers, right there in the Tyros 5. Whether performing live or in the studio, you now have access to a power or effects never before realised. A full range of customisable virtual guitar effects pedals are built in and are completely adjustable. The other 60 built in effects types including 23 comprehensive vocal effects will add a layer of depth and polish that will blow you away.
The top panel of the Tyros 5 puts everything at the players immediate reach. The bright LCD screen and relevant controls sit in the centre of the panel and displays clear and concise information. All buttons and controllers are laid out clearly and maintains a clean look without limiting your access to the workings of the Tyros 5. In equal measure, the Tyros 5 offers unbeatable connectivity, Everything from comprehensive audio paths to USB and RGB is covered. There are even a set of dedicated apps for you to search and share music with other Tyros users. You can also request a song from another user to be sent to you.
Expansion to suit...
There are over 1200 sounds in the Tyros 5 but you have the option to add even more. Via the included wireless LAN key, you can load extra premium sound packs onto the 500GB internal hard drive. Everything from authentic eastern European instruments to pulsing grooves from Ibiza, these expansion packs add massive sonic range to your already very capable Tyros 5.
A whole new animal...
To complete the astonishing array of features built into the Tyros 5, you get a 16 track sequencer capable of recording a near limitless amount of song data, an audio recorder that can capture 80 minutes of audio per song, 60 vocal harmony and vocoder settings and much much more. The Tyros is at the cutting edge of digital workstations and re-writes the book on the level of realism that can be generated by a digital instrument.
Manufacturer Yamaha Model Tyros 5 Dimensions (WxDxH) 1140 x 450 x 142mm Weight 30.86lbs (14kg) Colour Silver Keyboard 61 Key, Initial Touch And Aftertouch Keyboard Modes Sound Source AWM Stereo Sampling Internal Sounds 1279 Voices + 480 XG Voices + 37 Drum / SFX Kits Polyphony 128 Note Effects 60 Types Including 23 Vocal Effects Sequencer 16 Track Demo Songs 5 Connectivity Headphones, Microphone, Aux In, Line out, Sub Out, RGB out, Foot Pedal, MIDI, USB Included Accessories AC Power Cord, Music Rest, USB Wireless LAN Adapter
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