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Emu Proformance /1 (model 9101)
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.

technical data
piano module

info MODULE half unit main panel features 5 knobs.


Back panel terminal connectors:
- MIDI interface
- signal stereo out



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

 

 

edit VOICE main CPU (based on Motorola? - not sure) manages up to 16 voices polyphony.
The hardware is basically a slimmed-down Emu Proteus module with just a few edit facilities knobs:
- volume gain.
- fine master tuning
- transpose note (± 1 or 2 octaves)
- Midi channel select
- patch select.

proformance



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.

audio demo sounds

 

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



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:
- polyphonic
- monophonic
- multitimbral.

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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.

memory



demo
AUDIO DEMO:

demo piano demo
demo rhodes piano
demo vibes demo


 

video VIDEO CLIP SELECTION

proformance demo original music with proformance
demo1 original music

 

 

proformance

 

 

Company: EMU
Model: Proformance /1
Class
: module
Dates: 1994
Price: 50€
Synthesis: PCM rompler
Resolution: 16 bits
Sampling rate: 39 kHz
Polyphony: 16 voices
Memory: 2 mb

Demo: 2

 

manual
MANUAL

 

reset

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.

 

manual
-SERVICE MANUAL
-more demo

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emu america analog and midi I/O few knobs

Dates: 1994
Price: 50€
Synthesis: PCM rompler
Resolution: 16 bits
Sampling rate: 39 kHz
Polyphony: 16 voices
Memory: 2 mb


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REVIEW"little box for little budget. Old technology and no edit! if you enjoy those nineties piano."

manual manual
- portable - outdated
-cheap
- no edit


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emu proformance 2 out of 5 based on 26 ratings. price €30