Yamaha CK61 61-Key Stage Keyboard

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Yamaha CK61 61-Key Stage Keyboard

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  • $1,390.00
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Description & Specs

With intuitive controls, built-in speakers and authentic piano, organ and synth sounds, the compact CK61 Stage Keyboard goes wherever the music takes you. Its 61-key, semi-weighted action is ideal for synth and keyboard. Its combination of sounds and effects allow you to explore totally new sonic palettes. Pianos, electric pianos, strings, brass, organ and modern synth sounds. Easy-to-use controls let you focus on the music, not the menu. Dedicated organ controls and Synth and Effect controls. And with its long battery life, you can turn every place from campgrounds, cramped tour buses and hotel rooms into a stage or studio.

SOUND (OVERVIEW)
CK combines the sounds of the Yamaha CP Stage Piano with the organ and synth-focused YC Stage Keyboard to give you a totally new sonic palette. All with an intuitive interface that lets you focus on the music, not the menus. You’ll have piano, electric pianos, strings and brass plus a dedicated organ section and modern synth sounds. Onboard special effects to make it your own. There’s even Analog to Digital (A/D) Input to plug in a mic or another instrument, apply effects and record directly to your laptop. Not to mention CK has built-in speakers and batteries to take your new sound to new places. The options are nearly endless.

THREE PARTS
CK lets you split, layer, mix and process all from the front panel. Making it easy to create with a nearly endless combination of sounds. Split bass and piano. Layer organ with strings. Experiment with modern synth sounds. CK gives you three parts that let the music go wherever you want.

PRESET SOUNDS
Whether you’ve got a gig, studio time or an impromptu jam session, CK has the sound. With the realistic instruments, modern synths and organ you’d expect from a Yamaha Stage Keyboard. All ready to perform or record at a moment’s notice. Just like you.

PIANOS, ELECTRIC PIANOS AND KEYBOARDS
CK features piano sounds from three legendary Yamaha grands: the CFX, S700 and CF3, plus the character-rich U1 upright piano from the Yamaha YC Series. “Digi Piano” sounds let you get your 90s dance party on. There’s also a selection of vintage electric piano sounds in both the reed and tine style, funky Clavi sounds and the classic 80s DX7-style FM electric pianos Yamaha helped make famous. You’ll have all the keyboard sounds you need to bring down the house, arena or backyard barbecue.

ORGAN
When it comes to organ, the versatile CK is all about options. Classic 60s surf rock? Check. Soulful R&B? Check. Gospel and everything in between? Amen. CK has a dedicated organ section based on the Yamaha reface YC mobile mini keyboard featuring five different organ types, rotary speaker effect, percussion and a newly enhanced vibrato/chorus. You get nine dedicated drawbars with controls for the rotary speaker, percussion and a vibrato/chorus section.

STRINGS, BRASS AND MORE
Need to cover more parts? CK’s got your guitarist, bass player, orchestra and choir covered. CK ensemble and solo versions of brass, woodwinds and strings let you create big orchestral backgrounds or more intimate quartets. Add drama with choir sounds. Choose acoustic and electric guitars and basses to accompany you or fatten your sound. CK even has chromatic percussion sounds including vibraphone, marimba, bells and more. Because you can’t count on the drummer to play a string ostinato.

SYNTHS
CK gives you a variety of complex synth sounds without the complex menus. You get analog style pads, leads and basses, synth brass, strings and pads. Even synth bells and textures to add to your synth sound palette. All with modern synth controls to tweak your sound without menu diving. Elegant filter and envelope generator (EG) controls to shape the tone and amplitude of all of them. Mono mode with panel switch and customization features that are great for synth leads and basses. Unison mode with panel switch, three modes and deeper adjustments. Make massive sounding synths for stabs, pads, leads, basses or anything you can imagine.

EFFECTS
  • CK effects make it easy to turn its sounds into your sound. It starts with three dedicated effects processors: Drive, Effects 1 and Effects 2 plus an A/D Input with two dedicated Effects.
  • Drive features five types of overdrive and distortion to add edge to your sound.
  • Effects 1 and 2 gives you modulation effects like Chorus, Flanger and Phaser. Time-based effects like Delay and Reverb plus Wah, (even more) Drive, Tremolo and experimental synth effects such as Ring Modulation, Slicer, Lo-Fi, and more. Not to mention EQ. With 36 effects in all, it’s like having a built-in, customizable guitar pedal board.
  • Master Delay lets you choose from four different delay effects including Tempo Delay.
  • Master Reverb has three different reverb settings to put your sound in the right space. Both Master Delay and Master Reverb have their own send level from each of the three CK parts and A/D Input.
  • Then finalize the tone of your sound with Master EQ. Plug a mic or instrument into the A/D inputs, apply effects and hear the resulting sound through the CK’s speakers or outputs. You can even record anything plugged into the A/D input to your computer via the built-in USB audio interface.
  • A/D INPUT
  • Analog to Digital (A/D) Inputs let you apply two dedicated effects to the audio and store them to a LIVE SET.

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