Designed from the ground up for live performers, Roland JUNO-STAGE is a new breed of synthesizer that every gigging keyboardist will love.
The Roland Juno Stage features an extra-large display, USB backing-track functionality, a Click output for drummers, dedicated performance knobs, hands-free patch select, instant master MIDI control functionality, and much more. JUNO-STAGE sets a new standard for powerful onstage performance at a friendly price.
Carefully crafted for the stage, JUNO-STAGE’s factory patch set covers a wide range of essential sounds, including the flagship 88-key stereo multi-sampled piano. Every JUNO-STAGE can also be expanded and customized via two Roland SRX Wave Expansion Boards (sold separately).
Onstage, you need quick and effortless access to your patches. JUNO-STAGE is equipped with FAVORITE buttons for instant access to banks of your most-needed sounds. Best of all, you can also recall your patches via a dual footswitch (optional) connected to a dedicated Patch Select jack, so you never have to take your hands off the keyboard.
Roland optimized JUNO-STAGE’s controllers for live performance, featuring easy-to-grab knobs for instant Master EQ and Reverb control. Located above the pitch bender, two assignable switches can be used for rotary organ effects, portamento on/off, and more.
JUNO-STAGE is equipped with a USB port and Song Player function that enables direct playback and control of backing tracks from a USB key. You can play MP3, WAV, AIFF, and SMF files, and even use the Center Cancel feature to minimize pre-recorded vocals of audio data for karaoke-style performance. Creating and editing audio Playlists is simple with the supplied Playlist Editor software for PC; the playlist can be viewed on JUNO-STAGE;s display.
The fast and friendly MIDI Controller mode, complete with dedicated buttons, transforms JUNO-STAGE into a MIDI master keyboard. In this mode, JUNO-STAGE allows program and control changes to be sent with a single touch. For computer-based track making. Cakewalk;s SONAR LE software for PC is bundled.
Stage-Friendly Bonus Features JUNO-STAGE is packed with great features for live performance, such as an XLR mic input with phantom power (ideal vocal sing-along performance or driving the built-in vocoder), Click Output (for sending an audible click track to bandmates onstage), and an external input for a portable audio player.
Roland JUNO STAGE main features include:
* High-quality, versatile sound set, including 88-key stereo multi-sampled piano plus dual SRX expansion bay * Newly developed 76-note keyboard with first-class touch and response * Live-performance features such as an extra-large LCD, dedicated Reverb and Master EQ knobs, Click Output for drummers, and hands-free patch-select footswitches * USB port enables accompaniment-track playback (MP3, WAV, AIFF, SMF) directly from USB key * Phantom powered mic input plus reverb, great for playing and singing along * MIDI Controller mode transforms JUNO-STAGE into a MIDI master keyboard with a single touch * Keyboard: 76 keys (with velocity) * Maximum Polyphony: 128 voices * 16 parts * Wave Memory: 128MB (16-bit linear equivalent) * Patches: 1027 + 256 (GM2), Rhythm Sets: 32 + 9 (GM2), Performances: 64 * User Memory Patches: 256, Rhythm Sets: 32, Performances: 64 * Effects: MFX: 3 systems, 79 types, Chorus: 3 types, Reverb: 5 types, Mic Input, Reverb: 8 types * File Format SMF: format-0/1, Audio File: WAV/AIFF/MP3 * Arpeggiator Preset: 128, User: 128 * Rhythm Pattern Preset: 256 (26 groups), User: 256 (32 groups) * Chord Memory Preset: 64, User: 64 * Controllers D BEAM Controller, Pitch Bend/Modulation Lever, S1/S2 Switches, Sound Modify Knob x 7 * Display 240 x 64 dots graphic LCD (with backlit) * Expansion Slots SRX expansion board: 2 slot * External Storage Device * USB MEMORY (supports USB 2.0 Hi-Speed Flash Memory) * Accessories: Owner;s Manual, CD-ROM x 2 (Editor/Librarian/USB MIDI driver, SONAR LE), Music Player Pad, Music Player Cable, USB Memory Protector, AC Adaptor * Dimensions: Width 1,251 mm 49-1/4 inches, Depth 344 mm, 13-9/16 inches, Height 112 mm, 4-7/16 inches * Weight 9.8 kg, 21 lbs. 10 oz.