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        Yamaha PSR-i500 Portable Indian Keyboard

        £418.00 RRP £449.00

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        Yamaha PSR-i500 Portable Indian Keyboard

        Main Features:

      • The ideal keyboard for Indian music lovers, for both performance and learning
      • 801 instruments, including 40 Indian instruments
      • 282 types of auto accompaniment Styles, including 50 Indian Styles
      • Riyaz (Tabla/Mridangam & Tanpura) function with 30 Taals
      • Quick Sampling function (Normal/One shot/Loop)
      • Professional-quality DSP Effects
      • Indian Instruments

        The PSR-i500 comes pre-loaded with a wide variety of indian instruments which are suitable for anything from traditional indian music to more modern and movie songs. You have 40 different indian instruments including some brand new voices which have been sampled and loaded into the keyboard due to requests from Indian producers working closely with Yamaha. On top of these fantastic voices you still get all the usual instruments such as your pianos, synths and many more, making this keyboard suitable for any style of music you can think of.

        Indian Styles

        the Auto-accomapniment built into the PSR-i500 is fantastic for playing alone or practice, you have a mass variety of styles for all different genres of music. There are 50 built in indian styles ranging from traditional music to modern movie songs. By playing chords in your left hand you trigger a full band to play along with following whichever chord you play leaving your right hand free to play melody or vocal lines.

        Riyaz Drums

        The PSR-I500 has a built-in Tabla/Mridangam & Tanpura function called Riyaz. You can practice to traditional Indian rhythms for hours, or use it for backing rhythm. What's more the PSR-I500 now features 30 different patterns of Taals for you to use or follow.

        Learning Facilities

        You can quickly learn how to play your favorite songs step by step with the PSR-I500. Not only the vast library of onboard songs, but all songs you have imported will be supported by the PSR-I500 lesson function. You can also buy songs from the impressive collection at Yamaha MusicSoft or even download practice music or lesson songs your teacher has made for you.

        Yamaha PSR-i500 Portable Indian Keyboard Specification


          • Number of Keys: 61
          • Key Type: Organ Style
          • Touch Response: Yes (Soft, Medium, Hard, Fixed)

          Other Controllers

          • Pitch Bend: Yes
          • Control Knobs: Yes x2


          • Display Type: Custom LCD
          • Screen Size: 92 mm x 42 mm
          • Backlight: Yes
          • Language: English

        • Tone Generation: AWM Stereo Sampling
        • Polyphony: 48
        • Number of Voices: 801 (257 Panel Voices + 32 Drum/SFX Kits + 50 Arpeggio Voices + 462 XGlite Voices)
        • Featured Voices: Indian Voice x 40, Sweet! Voice x 8, Cool! Voice x 3
        • GM Compatibility: Yes
        • XGlite Compatibility: Yes


        • DSP: 10
        • Reverb: 12
        • Chorus: 5
        • Master EQ: 6
        • Harmony: 26
        • Dual Layers: Yes
        • Split: Yes
        • Arpeggio: 160
        • Melody Suppressor: Yes

        Accompaniment Styles

        • Preset Styles: 282 (Incl. Indian 50 styles)
        • Fingering: Multi
        • One Touch Setting (OTS): Yes
        • External Styles: 10
        • Compatibility: Style File Format (SFF)


        • Preset Songs: 60
        • User Storage: 10
        • Recordable Tracks: 6 (5 Melody + 1 Style/Pattern)
        • Song Data Capacity: Approx. 19,000 notes (when only "melody" tracks are recorded)
        • Song Playback Format: SMF (Formats 0 & 1)
        • Recording Format: Original File Format (SMF 0 conversion function)

        USB Audio Recording

        • Record Time: 80 minutes (approx. 0.9 GB) per Song
        • Recording Format: WAV (44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo)
        • Playback Format: WAV(44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo)

        Quick Sampling

        • Sampling type: Normal, Oneshot, Loop
        • Samples (Preset/User): 5
        • Sample Time: Approx. 9.6 sec
        • Sampling Source: AUX IN
        • Sampling format: Original File Format (16 bit, stereo)
        • Sampling Rate: 44.1 kHz


        • USB Audio Interface: 44.1 kHz, 16 bit, stereo
        • Registration Buttons: 4 ( x 8 banks )
        • Lessons Guide: Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.6)/ Listening, Timing, Waiting
        • Metronome: Yes
        • Tempo Range: 11 - 280bpm
        • Transpose: -12 to 0, 0 to +12
        • Tuning: 427.0 - 440.0 - 453.0 Hz (approx. 0.2Hz increments)
        • Riyaz Presets: 30
        • Riyaz Sections: 5

        Storage and Connectivity

        • Internal Memory: Approx. 1.73 MB
        • External Drives: USB flash drive
        • DC In: 12 V
        • Headphones: Headphones/Output
        • Sustain Pedal: Yes
        • AUX In: Yes (Stereo-mini)
        • USB to Device: Yes
        • USB to Host: Yes

        Amplifier and Speakers

        • Amplifiers: 6 W + 6 W
        • Speakers: 12 cm x 2

        Power supply

        • Power Supply: PA-150 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha, Six "AA" size alkaline (LR6), manganese (R6) or Ni-MH rechargeable (HR6) batteries
        • Power Consumption: 8 W (When using PA-150 AC adaptor)
        • Auto power off Function: Yes

        Size and Weight

        • Width: 946 mm (37-1/4")
        • Height: 139 mm (5-1/2")
        • Depth: 404 mm (15-7/8")
        • Weight: 6.6 kg (14 lbs., 9 oz.) not including batteries
        Established in 1983 A&C Hamilton Musical Instruments maintains a healthy balance of traditional business values with a keen sense for new business ideas. Getting new customers and keeping existing customers are equally important to us. As the internet has changed all our lives we continue to grow from strength to strength applying the tried and trusted methods of traditional retail sales to this new world of internet sales and store sales. The world is a smaller place but we are all still individuals within it. It is so much more fun selling to some one you can have a chat with, either email phone or in the shop than just sending boxes via couriers. Our company has a solid financial basis to trade and all premises are owned in full by the directors.

        Our Music Shop is on the outskirts of Preston with forecourt parking for 8 cars. Our closest town is Blackpool and nearby is Lytham St Annes. Blackburn and Southport are close by. Lancaster, Morecambe, Wigan, Burnley, Ormskirk, Bolton, Leigh, Accrington are also near me. Manchester Liverpool and Cumbria are around an hour away.

        Our Address is : A&C Hamilton Musical Instruments 946-950 Blackpool Road Lea Preston Lancashire PR2 1XN

        A&C Hamilton is registered in England and Wales 4931075. Registered office: 946-950 Blackpool Road, Lea, Preston, PR2 1XN. A&C Hamilton acts as a credit broker and only offers credit products from Secure Trust Bank PLC trading as V12 Retail Finance. A&C Hamilton Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our registration number is 713396. Credit provided subject to age and status.

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