This instrument has the following documents and instructional materials.
Owner's Manual (this book)
Provides overall explanations of the Clavinova basic functions. See "How to use this Owner's Manual" below.
Contains various important preset content lists such as Voices, Styles, Effects, as well as MIDI-related information.
Provides introduction to the contents of the supplied CD-ROM and explains how to install the included software.
Online Materials (Downloadable from the web)
The following instructional materials are available for downloading from the Yamaha Manual Library. Access the Yamaha
Manual Library, then enter your model name (CVP-509, for example) in the Model Name area to search the manuals.
Yamaha Manual Library
Reference Manual (only in English, French, German and Spanish)
Explains advanced features of the instrument, not explained in the Owner's Manual. For example, you can learn how
to create original Styles or Songs, or ﬁnd detailed explanations of speciﬁc parameters.
Internet Connection Guide (only in English, French, German and Spanish)
Explains how to connect the instrument to the Internet in detail, in order to use the Internet Direct Connection
MIDI Basics (only in English, French, German and Spanish)
If you want to know more about MIDI and how to use it, refer to this introductory book.
How to use this Owner's Manual
Shows the location of
buttons which are
explained in the chap-
The displays are taken
from the CVP-509, and
in English. (These may
appear somewhat dif-
ferent from those on
helpful information in
• The illustrations and LCD screens as shown in this manual are for instructional purposes only, and may appear
somewhat different from those on your instrument.
• The example Operation Guide displays shown in this Manual are taken from the CVP-509, and in English.
• The company names and product names in this manual are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respec-
CVP-509/505/503/501 Owner's Manual
About the Manuals
Provides an overview of
the chapter contents.
tary notes and
Shows that this function is only
available on one model.
Ex.: These icons indicate that
this function is only on the CVP-
509/505/503 but not on the
Chapter title for navigat-
ing through the manual.
Introduces advanced features related
to the chapter contents.
Detailed explanations are provided in
the Reference Manual (above).