– Playing, Practice and Recording Songs –
Playback of Songs
You can play back the following types of Songs.
• Preset Songs (in the PRESET Page of the Song Selection display)
• Your own recorded Songs (see page 66 for instructions on recording)
• Commercially available Song data: SMF (Standard MIDI File) or ESEQ
Press the [SONG SELECT] button to call up the Song Selection
Press the TAB [E E E E ][F] buttons to select the location of the
If you want to playback of Song in the USB storage device, connect the USB
storage device containing MIDI Song data to the [USB TO DEVICE] terminal
If you select "PRESET" tab in step 2, select a Song category by
using the [A] – [J] buttons.
The preset Songs are categorized and contained in appropriate folders.
Select the desired Song by using the [A] – [J] buttons.
You can also select a Song by using the [DATA ENTRY] dial, then press the
[ENTER] button to execute.
For the Clavinova, "Song" refers to the MIDI songs
which include preset songs, commercially available
MIDI format ﬁles, etc. Not only can you play back a
Song and listen to it, but you can also play the keyboard
along with Song playback and record your own
performance as a Song.
CVP-509/505/503/501 Owner's Manual
For information on compatible data
formats, refer to page 9.
You can instantly jump back to the
Main display by "double-clicking" on
one of the [A] – [J] buttons.