Yamaha P-60 Owner's Manual

Yamaha P-60 Owner's Manual

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  • Page 1 Owner's Manual Bedienungsanleitung Mode d'emploi Manual de instrucciones “ Before using the P-60, be sure to read PRECAUTIONS “ Achten Sie darauf, vor Einsatz des P-60 die VORSICHTSMASSNAHMEN auf Seite 6 -7 durchzulesen. Avant d'utiliser le P-60, lire attentivement la section »...
  • Page 2: Special Message Section

    This product should be used only with the components supplied or; a cart, rack, or stand that is recommended by Yamaha. If a cart, etc., is used, please observe all safety markings and instructions that accompany the accessory product.
  • Page 3: About This Owner's Manual

    Thank you for purchasing the Yamaha P-60 Electronic Piano! We recommend that you read this manual carefully so that you can fully take advantage of the advanced and convenient functions of the P-60. We also recommend that you keep this manual in a safe and handy place for future reference.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    About this Owner’s Manual ... 3 Application Index... 5 PRECAUTIONS... 6 Accessories ... 8 Features... 9 Before Using the P-60 ... 10 Power supply connections ...10 Turning the power on...10 Adjusting the volume...10 Using the [PHONES/OUTPUT] jack ...11 Using the [SUSTAIN PEDAL] jack...11 Using the MIDI connectors...11...
  • Page 5: Application Index

    Using a supplied foot switch... “Using the [SUSTAIN PEDAL] jack” on page 11 Playing an accompaniment that matches pitch ... “Transposition” on page 21 Fine-tuning the pitch of the entire instrument when you play the P-60 along with other instruments or CD music...“Fine-tuning the Pitch” on page 21 Changing voices Viewing the list of voices...
  • Page 6: Precautions

    • Only use the voltage specified as correct for the instrument. The required voltage is printed on the name plate of the instrument. • Use the specified adaptor (PA-5D or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha) only. Using the wrong adaptor can result in damage to the instrument or overheating.
  • Page 7 fluids, or chemical-impregnated wiping cloths. Yamaha cannot be held responsible for damage caused by improper use or modifications to the instrument, or data that is lost or destroyed. Always turn the power off when the instrument is not in use.
  • Page 8: Accessories

    Accessories • Owner’s Manual This manual contains complete instructions for operating your P-60. • Quick Operation Guide • Sustain Pedal • Music Rest • Yamaha PA-5D power adaptor Accessories P-60...
  • Page 9: Features

    Features The Yamaha P-60 electronic piano offers unmatched sonic realism and natural grand-piano type playability as well as Yamaha’s original “AWM Stereo Sampling” tone-generation technology for rich, musical voices, and a special “Graded Hammer” keyboard that provides graded key weight and response throughout the keyboard range.
  • Page 10: Before Using The P-60

    Even when the switch is in the “STANDBY” position, electricity is still flowing to the instrument at the minimum level. When you are not using the P-60 for a long time, make sure you unplug the AC power adaptor from the wall AC outlet.
  • Page 11: Using The [Phones/Output] Jack

    [PHONES/OUTPUT] CAUTION Do not use the P-60 at a high volume level for a long period of time, or your hearing may be damaged. CAUTION Connect the P-60 to external equipment only after turning off power for all devices.
  • Page 12: Music Rest

    Music Rest You can use the supplied music rest by inserting it in the slot on the top panel of the P-60. Before Using the P-60 P-60...
  • Page 13: Reference

    MIDI Transmit/Receive Channel Selection ... 24 Local Control ON/OFF... 24 Program Change ON/OFF ... 25 Control Change ON/OFF ... 25 Troubleshooting ... 26 Options ... 26 Index ... 27 This section explains how to make detailed settings for the P- 60’s various functions. P-60...
  • Page 14: Part Names

  • Page 15: Listening To The Demo Songs

    Listening to the Demo Songs Demo songs are provided that effectively demonstrate each of the P-60’s voices. Procedure Turn on the power. (In case the power is not turned ON) Press the When you start playing, adjust the comfortable listening level.
  • Page 16: Listening To 50 Piano Preset Songs

    Listening to 50 Piano Preset Songs The P-60 provides performance data for 50 piano songs. You can simply listen to these songs. Procedure Engage Preset Song mode. Press the button to engage Preset Song mode. The [DEMO] indicator will light.
  • Page 17 [DEMO] During preset song playback, you can set the tempo from 20 [DEMO] to 400 beats per minute, depending on the song data. G 6 A 6 The highest key Listening to 50 Piano Preset Songs P-60 NOTE NOTE...
  • Page 18: Selecting & Playing Voices

    (page 15). TERMINOLOGY Voice: On the P-60, a voice means a “tone” or “tonal color.” NOTE Selecting a voice automatically engages the best-suited reverb type and depth (page 19) for...
  • Page 19: Adding Variations To The Sound - Reverb

    C2 D2 E2 Description G 4: depth 20 C3: depth 0 The default reverb type (includ- ing OFF) and depth settings are different for each voice. depth 0: no effect depth 20: maximum reverb depth Selecting & Playing Voices P-60...
  • Page 20: Combining Two Voices (Dual Mode)

    “0” increases the volume of Voice 1 in relation to Voice 2. VOICE Exit Dual mode and return to normal play mode. While holding down the Selecting & Playing Voices P-60 button, press two of the C1–A1 keys at simul- [VOICE] button, press one of the C5–F5 keys. [VOICE] For setting the octave.
  • Page 21: Transposition

    For example, if you set the transposition amount to “5,” playing key C produces pitch F. In this way, you can play a song as though it were in C major, and the P-60 will transpose it to the key of F.
  • Page 22: About Midi

    It enables the transfer of performance data and commands between MIDI devices and personal computers. Using MIDI, you can control a connected MIDI device from the P-60, or control the P-60 from a connected MIDI device or computer.
  • Page 23: Connecting A Personal Computer

    You can enjoy computer music data on the P-60 by connecting a computer to the MIDI connector. NOTE When the P-60 is used as a tone module, performance data with voices that are not found on the P-60 will not be played correctly.
  • Page 24: Midi Functions

    This situation is “Local Control On,” since the internal tone generator is controlled locally by its own keyboard. Local control can be turned OFF, however, so that the P-60 keyboard does not play the internal voices, but the appropriate MIDI information is still transmitted via the MIDI OUT connector when notes are played on the keyboard.
  • Page 25: Program Change On/Off

    MIDI device if the device is set up to receive and respond to MIDI program change numbers. This function makes it possible to cancel program change number reception and trans- mission so that voices can be selected on the P-60 without affecting the external MIDI device. Procedure While holding down the A-1 and C 0 keys, press the C 6 key.
  • Page 26: Troubleshooting

    The noise may be due to interference caused by the use of a mobile phone in close proximity to the P-60. Turn off the mobile phone, or move it further away from the P-60. • The Master Volume is set too low. Set it to an appropriate level using the [MASTER VOLUME] control.
  • Page 27: Index

    50 Piano Preset Songs ...16 Reverb ...19 Song ... 16 Specifications... 36 STANDBY/ON... 10, 14 Start/Stop playback 50 Piano Preset Songs ... 16 Demo Songs... 15 SUSTAIN PEDAL ... 11, 14 Transposition ... 21 Troubleshooting... 26 VOICE ...14, 18–20 Index P-60...
  • Page 28 MEMO P-60...
  • Page 29: Appendix

    MIDI Data Format / MIDI-Datenformat / Format des données MIDI / Formato de datos MIDI ... 31 MIDI Implementation Chart / MIDI Implementierung stabelle / Feuille d’implantation MIDI / Gráfica de implementación MIDI ... 35 Specifications / Technische Daten / Caractéristiques techniques / Especificaciones ... 36 P-60...
  • Page 30: Preset Song List / Liste Der Voreingestellten Songs / Liste Des Morceaux Prédéfinis / Lista De Canciones Preseleccionadas

    Impromptu op.90-2 Moments Musicaux op.94-3 Frühlingslied op.62-2 Jägerlied op.19b-3 Fantaisie-Impromptu Prelude op.28-15 “Raindrop” Etude op.10-5 “Black keys” Etude op.10-3 “Chanson de l’adieu” Appendix/Anhang/Annexe/Apéndice P-60 Composer J.S.Bach Etude op.10-12 “Revolutionary” J.S.Bach Valse op.64-1 “Petit chien” J.S.Bach Valse op.64-2 J.S.Bach Valse op.69-1 “L’adieu”...
  • Page 31: Midi Data Format / Midi-Datenformat / Format Des Données Midi / Formato De Datos Midi

    MIDI messages, the data provided in this section can help you to control the P-60. Falls Sie bereits mit MIDI vertraut sind oder einen Computer zur Erzeugung von MIDI-Steuermeldungen für die Instrumente verwenden, können Sie sich zur Steuerung des...
  • Page 32 4. PROGRAM CHANGE Data format: [CnH] -> [ppH] CnH = Program event (n = channel number) ppH = Program change number P-60 Grand Piano 1 Grand Piano 2 E.Piano 1 E.Piano 2 Harpsichord 1 Harpsichord 2 Vibraphone Church Organ 1...
  • Page 33 Control Change values. Allow sufficient time for processing to execute (about 50 msec) before sending the P-60 another message. • XG Native Parameter Change message may contain two or four bytes of parameter data (depending on the parameter size).
  • Page 34 • Effect MIDI Map REVERB ROOM HALL 1 HALL 2 STAGE EFFECT CHORUS PHASER TREMOLO DELAY Appendix/Anhang/Annexe/Apéndice P-60 Data (H) Parameter 020C - 05F4(*1) MASTER TUNE 00 - 7F MASTER VOLUME — — 34 - 4C(*2) TRANSPOSE XG SYSTEM ON...
  • Page 35: Midi Implementation Chart

    MIDI Implementation Chart YAMAHA [Electronic Piano] Model: P-60 MIDI Implementation Chart Function Basic Default Channel Changed Default Mode Messages Altered Note Number : True voice Velocity Note ON Note OFF After Key’s Touch Ch’s Pitch Bender Control Change 0, 32...
  • Page 36: Specifications / Technische Daten / Caractéristiques Techniques / Especificaciones

    (included or optional depending on locale) * Specifications and descriptions in this owner’s manual are for information purposes only. Yamaha Corp. reserves the right to change or modify products or specifications at any time without prior notice. Since specifications, equipment or options may not be the same in every locale, please check with your Yamaha dealer.
  • Page 37 MEMO Appendix/Anhang/Annexe/Apéndice P-60...
  • Page 38 * This applies only to products distributed by YAMAHA CORPORATION OF AMERICA. OBSERVERA! Apparaten kopplas inte ur växelströmskällan (nätet) så länge som den ar ansluten till vägguttaget, även om själva apparaten...
  • Page 39 For details of products, please contact your nearest Yamaha representative or the authorized distributor listed below. Pour plus de détails sur les produits, veuillez-vous adresser à Yamaha ou au distributeur le plus proche de vous figurant dans la liste suivante.
  • Page 40 Ce document a été imprimé sur du papier recyclé non blanchi au chlore avec de l'encre d'huile de soja. Este docmento se ha impreso reciclado en papel sin cloro alguno, con tinta de soja. M.D.G., Pro Audio & Digital Musical Instrument Division, Yamaha Corporation © 2002 Yamaha Corporation WA11810 308APAP2.3-05D0 Printed in Japan...

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