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Yamaha Qy10

audio demo Country: Japan
Weight: 0,3 kg
Dimensions: 187 (w) x 25 (h) x 104 (d) mm
audio demo trend price : 50€
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Yamaha QY-10
Walkstation (1990)

 

Portable hand-held arranger-sequencer with PCM wavetable and Midi functions.

main qy10
arranger

info PORTABLE MODULE portable rompler arranger.
Main panel features a 16 x 2 lines display, 37 buttons, 12 pads (no velocity).

Back panel terminal connections:
- 1, 5 mm stereo line out
- Midi interface
- volume gain slider
- headphones out.


ac
Powers supply is external with 12 V negative in center 300mA - suggested models are Pa1b / pa3c or 6 X 1,5V batteries into the hatch.

 

 

edit TECH system manages 8 voices polyphony based on PCM samples at 12 bits resolution based on a AWM PCM generator/ DAC is the IC YM7138.

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QY10 patch sounds are non-editable presets and includes 30 instruments + 26 percussions.

Check full instruments LIST.





edit MULTIMBRAL
system is multitimbric and handles 8 parts with fixed Midi channel grouped in the following order:

Midi channel 1 : Assignable instrument 1
Midi channel 2 : Assignable instrument 2
Midi channel 3 : Assignable instrument 3
Midi channel 4 : Assignable instrument 4
Midi channel 5 : Chord 1*
Midi channel 6 : Chord 2*
Midi channel 7 : Bass
Midi channel 8 : Rhythm

 

*Chords channels allows to enter directly one of the 20 triads presets (most commons) check LIST.

pads

 

 

edit SEQUENCER up to 8 tracks at 1/96 resolution.
Qy sequencer offers some edit functions like Erase, Insert measure, Merge tracks, track mute or note transpose and Quantizes at resolution between 1/4 and 1/32.

record qy10

Sequences can be recorded in 2 entry notes modes:
- real-time: notes triggered by pads or a Midi keyboard.
- step Mode: with rest pause and variable note length.

TIP: sequencer can be synched to external Midi clock.




edit MEMORY :

pads

- 24 user patterns 299 measures each

- 8 songs

- 6000 notes.

 



edit
MODIFICATION not much expect classic circuit bending, for random and glitched sounds here's a demo clip below:

qy10 bending LEFT VID: Qy10 circuit bending - click -


 

memroy Qy family & RELATED MODELS:

qy8video qy20video qy22video QY70video
QY8 QY20 QY22 QY70
QY100video qy300video qy700video  
QY100 QY300 QY700  

 



edit GALLERY:

qy10 music sequencer YAMAHA QY10 - The third step
VIDEOMANUAL


Company: Yamaha
Model: QY-10
Class: arranger module
Pads: 12
Dates: 1990
Synthesis: PCM rompler
Technology: AWM
PCM Resolution: 12 bits
Polyphony: 32 voices
Sounds: 30 instruments
Drum samples: 26
Multitimbric: 8 parts
Sequencer: 8 tracks
Resolution: 1/96
Quantisize: 1/4 ->1/32
Memory: 6000 notes

Chords: 20 presets
Sync: Midi
Midi: IN / OUT / THRU
DAC: YM7138
PSU: 12VDC

 

demoDEMO:

demo factory demo
demo Yamaha qy10 advertising song

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- SERVICE MANUAL /SCHEMATICS
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REVIEW "Excellent for ideas on the fly, but internal sounds are now really limited."

manual manual
- portable - old waveforms
- 8 tracks
- edit display
  -sounds cannot be edited


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