Selecting a timbre (sound)
Using one timbre (Single)
Press the ON button of the timbre (A.PIANO–SYNTH) that you want to play. (The button will light.)
Use the variation buttons to select a program.
Effect and equalizer settings will also be changed as appropriate for the sound you select.
Other ways to select
Note: When the upper line of the display shows the performance
(name), the VALUE knob or CURSOR/VALUE buttons will
With the factory settings, each timbre category contains the
number of programs shown in the table at right.
Note: In order to produce piano sounds that are as natural as
possible, the A.Piano preload programs 13:SoloStretch Grand–
15:SoloStretch Classic use a different tuning than other pro-
grams. This means that if you play these programs together with
other programs as part of a layer, you might notice a slight modulation due to the pitch discrepancy in the
high or low ranges.
About the display
When you press a timbre ON button or a variation button, the display will show information about the per-
formance or timbre.
Note: When you switch timbres or programs or operate the performance controls, the left side of the upper
line of the display will show an "
When the program (name) is shown in the lower line of the display, you can
also use the VALUE knob to make a selection. In addition, you can use the
CURSOR/VALUE buttons to change the selection in steps of one, or
the buttons to change it in steps of ten.
Performance (number: name)
Timbre on/off status
In this case, only A.PIANO will sound.
A.PIANO, STRINGS, and BRASS timbres
will sound simultaneously.
The A.PIANO timbre will sound in the lower region, and the E.PIANO and STRINGS timbres
will sound together in the upper region. Timbres enclosed by [ ] are the main timbres; when
the Split setting is cancelled, the settings of these timbres will be preserved.
" symbol to indicate that the settings have been edited.
Program (index number: name)