Music stand holes
A music stand comes standard with your Pa900. Insert its legs
into these two dedicated holes.
You can connect Pa900 to a TV or video monitor.
Pa900 is compatible with the NTSC, PAL and
SECAM TV standard. When connecting a SECAM-
compliant TV set, select the PAL standard. However,
in this latter case, the image will be shown in black and white.
1. Connect the instrument's video output to the video input of
the television set. Depending on the type of television set, you
can use a cable of the type "RCA-to-RCA" (if the television set is
equipped with a Video Composite input), or "RCA-to-SCART"
(if the television set is equipped with a SCART connector). You
can buy the needed cables at a store that sells television equip-
2. Turn the instrument on, and press the GLOBAL button to gain
access to the Global mode. Go to the Audio & Video > Video
Out page, and select the video standard (PAL or NTSC).
3. Turn the television set on, and tune it on the correct AV input.
4. In the same page of the Global, use the Colors parameter to
choose the preferred set of colors for the lyrics and the back-
USB Device Connector
Use this connector to connect Pa900 to a personal
This is a USB Type B (Slave/Device) connector, USB 2.0 (High
Speed). Use it to connect the Pa900 to a personal computer, and
transfer data to/from its internal memory (Disk). You can enable
USB connection in the "USB" page of the Media mode.
MIDI over USB is supported, so you can use this connector
instead of the MIDI ports. The drivers for PC and Mac, needed
to make full use of this type of connection, are supplied in the
Accessory Disc that comes with the instrument, or can be down-
loaded from our
Use these connectors to connect various
types of pedals.
Use this port to connect a continuous- or footswitch-type pedal,
like the (optional) Korg EXP-2, XVP10, PS-1 or PS-3. To pro-
gram and calibrate it, go to the Controllers > Foot Controllers
page of the Global mode.
Use this to connect a Damper pedal, like the (optional) Korg
PS1, PS3 or DS1H. To change its polarity and calibrate it, go to
the Controllers > Foot Controllers page of the Global mode.
Note: Half-pedalling on Piano Sounds is available when connect-
ing a DS1H Damper pedal.
The MIDI interface allows your Pa900
to be connected to external controllers
(master keyboard, MIDI guitar, wind
controller, MIDI accordion...), to a
series of expanders, or to a computer
running a sequencer.
This connector sends MIDI data generated by Pa900's keyboard,
controllers, and/or the internal player. Connect it to an
expander's or computer's MIDI IN.
This connector receives MIDI data from a computer or a con-
troller. Connect it to an external controller's or computer's MIDI
AUDIO OUT Section
Use these connectors to send the audio signal
(sound) to a mixer, a PA system, a set of pow-
ered monitors, or your hi-fi system.