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Emu Proformance 1

 

 

 

emu proformance

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Emu Proformance /1
16 bit true stereo piano module (1990)

 

Portable Midi expander focused on piano and Rhodes sounds. The "PLUS " VERSION is an updated version and ROM soundset.

piano module

technical data

info RACK half unit, main panel features 5 knobs.

Back panel terminal connectors:
- MIDI interface
- stereo out


ac Power supply is an external PSU 9V AC-AC 1A and *NOT* more common AC/DC.

 

 

edit VOICE main CPU manages up to 16 digital voices polyphony.
The hardware is basically a slimmed-down Emu Proteus generator with just a few edit facilities knobs:
- volume
- fine master tuning
- transpose note (± 1 or 2 octaves)
- Midi channel select
- patch select

audio demo sounds


edit WAVETABLE a non-expandable 2 Mb ROM (double if "plus" option #9106 is present) samples coded at 39 Hz - 16 bits resolution. Today this unit may sounds primitive, but some patches are still quite enjoyable.


midi MIDI some basic MIDI Control changes:
- Pitch bender
- Modulation
- Sustain
- Sostenuto (CC#66)
- Soft (CC#67)
- Split Point only (only on "Plus")



midi
PERFORMANCES features 3 different playmodes:
1- polyphonic
2- mono
3- multitimbral


midi Sound list:

Proformance "standard"

* Dark Grand
* Classic Grand
* Mellow Ivory
* Rock Piano
*
Honky Tonk
* Mellow Chorus
* Modern Rock
* Dark Touch
* Rock Touch
* Mellow Touch
* Classic Touch
* Melllow Patterns
* Rock Patterns
* Dark Patterns
* Classic Patterns

 

" PLUS " new sounds

* Warm Electric Piano
* Studio Electric Piano
* Electric Organ
* Rock Organ
* Straight Vibes
* Bright Vibes
* Acoustic Bass/Piano
* Electric Bass/Organ
* Synth Tines
* Piano Bell
* Acou Bass/Electric Piano
* Acoustic Bass/Vibes
* Electric Bass/Piano
* Acoustic Bass/Organ
* Elec. Bass/Elec.Piano
* Very Bright Piano
* Ice Keys

audio demo sounds


memroy MEMORY
- 15 presets ROM
- 16 extra presets if PLUS option present
No RAM and no possible storage, no battery inside.
Proformance cannot save any sounds, but you cannot edit them neither.


demoAUDIO DEMO
audio demo sounds

demo piano demo
demo rhodes piano
demo vibes demo


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video VIDEO CLIP SELECTION

proformance demo original music with proformance
demo1 original music

 

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proformance

 

 




manual
EMU PROFORMANCE USER MANUAL

 

 

Proformance reset factory

All the presets are held in ROM and there are no RAM presets. There is no facility to re-initialize the module.

midi

 

 




manual
SERVICE MANUAL

 

 

Emu Proformance for sale

Emu Proformance for sale

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emu america analog and midi I/O few knobs


manual

- cheap
- portable

manual

- outdated sounds
- no edit

comment
SUPER BUDGET!


REVIEW "little box for little budget. Old technology and no edit! if you enjoy those kind of nineties piano... and it does not sound bad!"



 

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