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Casio PRIVIA PX-735 User Manual

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Safety Precautions
Before trying to use the piano, be sure to read
the separate "Safety Precautions".
Precauciones de seguridad
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  • Page 1 USER’S GUIDE GUÍA DEL USUARIO Please keep all information for future reference. Guarde toda información para tener como referencia futura. Safety Precautions Before trying to use the piano, be sure to read the separate “Safety Precautions”. Precauciones de seguridad Antes de intentar usar el piano, asegúrese de leer las “Precauciones de seguridad”...
  • Page 2 Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment. Declaration of Conformity Model Number: PX-735 Trade Name: CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. Responsible party: CASIO AMERICA, INC. Address: 570 MT. PLEASANT AVENUE, DOVER, NEW JERSEY 07801 Telephone number: 973-361-5400...
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Assembling the Stand ....................E-27 Unpacking..............E-27 To connect the cable..........E-32 Assembling the Stand..........E-27 To install the music stand.......... E-32 General Guide ........E-2 Configuring Settings with the Keyboard ......... E-18 FUNCTION Button............E-3 Saving Settings and Using Operation Lock ....E-3 To configure settings with the keyboard....
  • Page 4: General Guide

    General Guide Bottom Rear Front...
  • Page 5: Function Button

    General Guide *CAUTION • Make sure that the cover is fully open whenever you are playing on the keyboard. A partially open cover can suddenly close unexpectedly and pinch your fingers. NOTE • The names shown here are always indicated in bold when they appear within the text of this manual. 1 Pedal connector 8 RECORDER (L) button 2 USB port...
  • Page 6: Power Outlet

    Power Outlet Your digital piano runs on standard household power. Be sure to turn off power whenever you are not using the digital piano. Using an AC Adaptor Use only the AC adaptor (JEITA Standard, with unified polarity plug) that comes with this digital piano. Use of a different type of AC adaptor can cause malfunction of the digital piano.
  • Page 7: Connections

    • You can get information about accessories that are speakers for more powerful volume and better sound sold separately for this product from the CASIO quality. catalog available from your retailer, and from the CASIO website at the following URL.
  • Page 8: Playing With Different Tones

    Playing with Different Tones VOLUME FUNCTION SONG a POWER METRONOME GRAND PIANO Selecting and Playing a Tone The piano comes with 18 built-in tones. * The names of the tones are marked above the keyboard keys to which they are assigned. To select a tone Press the POWER button.
  • Page 9: To Adjust The Brilliance Of A Tone

    Playing with Different Tones Use the VOLUME controller to adjust the To adjust the brilliance of a volume. tone NOTE While holding down the FUNCTION button, • Of the Digital Piano’s 18 built-in tones, the first five use the BRILLIANCE keys to specify a are grand piano tone.
  • Page 10: Layering Two Tones

    Playing with Different Tones To adjust the volume balance between Layering Two Tones two layered tones Use the following procedure to layer two tones, so they sound at the same time. While holding down the FUNCTION button, When specifying two tones for layering, first tone you use the keyboard keys shown below to adjust select will be the main tone, while the second tone will the volume of the layered tones.
  • Page 11: Using Effects

    Playing with Different Tones ■ About DSP Using Effects DSP makes it possible to digitally produce complex acoustic effects. The DSP is assigned to each tone Reverb : Makes your notes resonate. whenever you turn on digital piano power. Chorus : Adds more breadth to your notes. To turn reverb on and off Using the Digital Piano’s Pedals...
  • Page 12: Using The Metronome

    Playing with Different Tones Press the METRONOME button or SONG Using the Metronome a button to turn off the metronome. Press the METRONOME button. NOTE • This starts the metronome. • To return the tempo setting to the default tempo of •...
  • Page 13: Playing A Piano Duet

    Playing with Different Tones Changing the Octaves of the duet Playing a Piano Duet keyboards You can use the Duet Mode to split the piano’s You can change the ranges of the left and right keyboard in the center so two people can play a duet. keyboards in octave units from their initial default Keyboard settings.
  • Page 14: Playing Back Built-In Songs

    Playing Back Built-in Songs FUNCTION SONG a RECORDER METRONOME Your digital piano comes with a Music Library of 60 Playing Back a Specific Music built-in tunes. You can play all 60 tunes in sequence, Library Song from beginning to end. The Music Library includes both built-in songs (01 to IMPORTANT! 60), plus one song (61) that have been saved to digital...
  • Page 15: Practicing With A Music Library Song

    Playing Back Built-in Songs To stop playback, press the SONG a button again. • Playback will stop automatically when the end of the song is reached. NOTE • Pressing the + and – keys at the same time will select song number 01.
  • Page 16: Recording And Play Back

    Track 1 and Track 2. You can operations. record each track separately and then combine them so they play back together as a single song. IMPORTANT! • CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. takes no While playing responsibility for any damages, lost profits, or claims Track 1 Record back.
  • Page 17: To Record To A Specific Track Of A Song

    Recording and Play Back Start playing something on the keyboard. To record to a specific track of • Recording will start automatically. a song To stop recording, press the SONG a After recording to either of the tracks of a song, you can button.
  • Page 18: To Record To One Track Of A Song While Listening To The Playback Of The Other Track

    Recording and Play Back To record to one track of a Playing Back from Digital song while listening to the Piano Memory playback of the other track Press the RECORDER button so its lamp is lit. Press the RECORDER button so its lamp is lit.
  • Page 19: Deleting Recorded Data

    Recording and Play Back Deleting Recorded Data The following procedure deletes a specific track of a song. IMPORTANT! • The procedure below deletes all of the data of the selected track. Note that the delete operation cannot be undone. Check to make sure you really do not need the data in digital piano memory before you perform the following steps.
  • Page 20: Keyboard

    Configuring Settings with the Keyboard FUNCTION In addition to selecting tones and Music Library tunes, Release the FUNCTION button to complete you also can use the FUNCTION button in the setting procedure. combination with the keyboard keys to configure effect, keyboard touch, and other settings. NOTE •...
  • Page 21: Keyboard Keys Used For Configuring Settings

    Configuring Settings with the Keyboard Keyboard Keys Used for Configuring Settings • The numbers 1 through cl correspond to the same numbers in the “Parameter List” on pages E-20 - E-22. [Left keyboard] Reverb Chorus Keyboard key (Transpose) Keyboard tuning (Tuning) Octave shift Temperament Tempo/Temperament select...
  • Page 22 Configuring Settings with the Keyboard Parameter List ■ Tones Operation Parameter Settings Type Description Remarks (page E-18) Reverb 1 to 4 Specifies the reverb of notes. Default: 2 (page E-9) Chorus 1 to 4 Controls the breadth of notes. Default: 2 (page E-9) Tone selection See page E-6.
  • Page 23: Octave Shift

    Configuring Settings with the Keyboard ■ Keyboard Operation Type Parameter Settings Description Remarks (page E-18) Keyboard key –12 to 0 to 12 Raises or lowers the tuning of • The transpose setting cannot be (Transpose) Default: 0 the digital piano in semitone configured while Music Library steps.
  • Page 24: Send Channel

    Configuring Settings with the Keyboard ■ MIDI and Other Settings Operation Parameter Settings Type Description Remarks (page E-18) USB device MIDI, Storage – The digital piano enters MIDI • While Storage is selected for this setting, the mode (USB Default: MIDI mode automatically when it is GRAND PIANO (MODERN, CLASSIC, DEVICE MODE)
  • Page 25: Connecting To A Computer

    Windows XP Professional (32- bit) select one of the following as the MIDI device. *2: Windows Vista (32- bit) CASIO USB-MIDI : (For Windows Vista, Windows 7, *3: Windows 7 (32- bit, 64- bit) Mac OS X) USB Audio Device: (For Windows XP) USB port •...
  • Page 26: Using Midi

    (machines) produced by different manufacturers. NOTE • For detailed information about MIDI Implementation, visit the CASIO website at: • While holding down the FUNCTION button, press See “Send channel” and “Local control” on page E-22. the keyboard key that corresponds to the USB device mode.
  • Page 27 BIDSNG01.CM2 in the MUSICLIB folder, only original format data the BIDSNG01.MID data will be loaded into user Recorder RECORDER BIDREC01.CSR: CASIO song memory. If you want the BIDSNG01.CM2 file memory data original format data to be loaded in this case, change the name of the * Before starting a store or load operation, first check BIDSNG01.MID to something else.
  • Page 28 Connecting to a Computer After the file copy operation is complete, return the USB device mode to MIDI. • If you are using a Macintosh, perform the eject operation (drag them to the trash can). • While holding down the FUNCTION button, press the applicable keyboard key.
  • Page 29 Assembling the Stand Unpacking Assembling the Stand *CAUTION PREPARATION • The stand should be assembled by two people • Before starting assembly, check to make sure that working together. you have all the parts shown below. You can find • The stand should be assembled on a flat surface. the screws in a plastic bag inside of the polystyrene •...
  • Page 30 Assembling the Stand Place the digital piano onto the two -( a ) PREPARATION foam pieces. • Before starting assembly of the stand, divide the polystyrene foam packing material L into the Bottom of the digital piano sections as shown in the illustration below. After Bracket dividing up the material, you should end up with a total of six pieces named L...
  • Page 31 Assembling the Stand Keeping side panel tilted at an angle, align Insert foam piece under side panel -(c) the side panel with side of the digital piano. as shown in the illustration. (3-1) Push side panel A in the direction indicated by the black arrow in the illustration to align the side panel so there is as little space as possible between its top edge A and the bottom of the top panel of...
  • Page 32 Assembling the Stand After ensuring that all of the screws are fully As shown in the illustration, reverse the tightened, remove the packing material and corner brackets you removed in step 10, and stand up the stand. insert pedal unit brackets -(a) -(b) between the each of the corner brackets and...
  • Page 33 Assembling the Stand Secure the corner brackets to the stand using Connect the pedal unit cable. the screws you removed in step 10. • For details about connections, see “To connect the cable” (page E-32). IMPORTANT! Locating the Stand against a Wall •...
  • Page 34 Assembling the Stand Securely tighten the screws that you To connect the cable temporarily tightened in step 9. • Cover the screw heads with the caps J . Making sure that the pedal unit cable plug is oriented as shown in the illustration below, plug it into the pedal connector on the bottom of the digital piano.
  • Page 35: Reference

    Reference Troubleshooting Problem Cause Action Page No sound is produced when I 1. The VOLUME controller is set to 1. Rotate the VOLUME controller more press a keyboard key. “MIN”. towards “MAX”. 2. Headphones or an adaptor plug is 2. Disconnect whatever is connected to the plugged into one of the PHONES PHONES jacks.
  • Page 36: Product Specifications

    Reference Product Specifications Model PX-735BK / PX-735BN / PX-735WE Keyboard 88-key piano keyboard, with Touch Response Maximum Polyphony 128 notes Tones • Layer (excluding bass tones) • Split (Low-range bass tones only) Effects Brilliance (–3 to 0 to 3), Reverb (4 types), Chorus (4 types), DSP, Acoustic Resonance Metronome •...
  • Page 37: Operating Precautions

    Be sure to read and observe the following operating contents of this manual without the consent of precautions. CASIO is prohibited under copyright laws. • IN NO EVENT SHALL CASIO BE LIABLE FOR ■ Location ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, Avoid the following locations for this product.
  • Page 38 Reference AC Adaptor Handling Precautions Model: AD-A12150LW 1. Read these instructions. 2. Keep these instructions on hand. 3. Heed all warnings. 4. Follow all instructions. 5. Do not use this product near water. 6. Clean only with a dry cloth. 7.
  • Page 39: Appendix

    Appendix/Apéndice Tone List/Lista de tonos Song List/Lista de canciones Bank Select MSB/ No./Nº Song Name/Nombre de canciones Tone Name/ Program Change/ MSB de selección de Nocturne Op.9-2 Nombre de tonos Cambio de programa banco Fantaisie-Impromptu Op.66 GRAND PIANO MODERN Étude Op.10-3 “Chanson de l’adieu” GRAND PIANO CLASSIC Étude Op.10-5 “Black Keys”...
  • Page 42 This recycle mark indicates that the packaging conforms to the environmental protection legislation in Germany. Esta marca de reciclaje indica que el empaquetado se ajusta a la legislación de protección ambiental en Alemania. MA1104-A Printed in China PX735-ES-1A...