The next-generation arranger workstation is here. Powered by the latest sound technology and the enhanced style engine, A1000 brings you the most stunning realistic voices and accompaniments. 16-track sequencer, style creator, 4-part arpeggiator, audio player & recorder, assignable controllers, massive user memory, and other powerful functions are all conveniently accessible through the optimized high-definition touch screen with graphic user interface.
More Polyphony, More Possibility
Powered by MIST synth (Multiple IC Synchronized Technology), A1000 features 128 polyphony. A1000 is able to present the accompaniments and backing tracks, as well as the keyboard voices, with rich and amazing sound. Your virtual band now becomes real.
Next-Generation Synth Technology
Thanks to Medeli’s MARS technology (Massive-vector Advanced Realistic Synthesize technology), new generated sounds are no longer limited to the basis of traditional velocity, length and envelope parameters. Each note of A1000 is seamlessly integrated with unlimited layers of samples and various changes, giving you more details and authenticity.
Advanced Style Engine
A1000 provides 240 fine-tuned preset styles of different musical genres, with this advanced style engine, each style can help you produce pro-quality songs. Each style includes 2 intros, 2 endings and 4 fills. The 4 variations each offers a different level of instrumentation or activity, allowing the song to build and alternate between sections. Simply play a few chords on the keyboard, A1000 instantly gives you a full band experience.
4x Enhanced Arpeggiators
A1000 allows you to have 4x keyboard parts, 4x arpeggiators, 4x harmony, 4x choppers, etc. Work together with the 6 performance memory switches, you will have thousands of combinations and almost unlimited musical possibilities, 4x amplifying your performance.
Inspiring Composing Assistant
Now you don’t need to have substantial expertise, equipment, and time to turn your idea into a complete song in the same way that a professional musician or arranger does. A1000 features a 16-track sequencer, and you can record one track at a time, or you can record all 4 keyboard parts, arpeggiators and style simultaneously. You can quantize the recorded notes or fine tune the volume and the pan of each track. You can save your work as a standard MIDI file on the keyboard or in a SD card for sharing or further editing.
With the style creator, you are free to edit the preset styles or create your own styles on A1000. You can record each track of a style, setup the chord responding parameters, change the voice selection, and fine tune the volume and pan of the tracks. You can even edit the detailed velocity and length of each note. Try to personalize your A1000 for more enjoyment.
A1000 is a powerful controller, complete with 2 assignable knobs, 6 assignable buttons, 1 assignable pedal. You can easily set up their functions by choosing among dozens of selections, including envelope parameters, reverb and chorus send values, arpeggiator gate and resolution. You can also appoint the affected keyboard parts, and send out MIDI message via the MIDI out or a USB MIDI.
Traditionally, playing and recording audio data on a keyboard is never easy, but it’s not the case with A1000, as the audio engine is deeply integrated into its core. Simply plug in a standard USB thumb drive, you can choose to play a MP3 or WAV file on the touch screen. If you want to capture your performances or moments of inspiration, just press the Audio Record button, a CD quality WAV file will be recorded.
Massive User Memory
A1000 has massive internal flash memory for user contents. You can store up to 500 user songs, 500 user styles, 500 user voices, 500 arpeggiator patterns, 500 performance memory banks inside the keyboard. This will truly unleash your creativity. You now can create and save your own music or store musical contents made by other devices without worrying about the memory capacity.
High Definition Touch Screen
Equipped with a 7-inches high-definition full color touch screen, A1000 displays all information and parameters clearly and graphically, making each operation simple and easy.
USB thumb drive
It’s easy to visit files in a standard USB thumb drive on A1000. Simply choose a file, run it, and A1000 will automatically recognize the file type and load the proper engine to start a style, select a voice or play a song. You can also visit the USB thumb drive from style, song or voice selection interface, and switch between internal and USB contents conveniently.
Powerful Speaker System
A1000 has a newly designed high-power stereo speaker system, and provides a full, balanced sound with rich woof and clear treble.
Evolvable Operating System
The operating system, DSP engine and sound bank of A1000 are fully upgradable. It’s possible to add new features or preset music contents to A1000 in the future.
61-key (touch response)
Display : 7 inches touch screen
Polyphony : 128 (max)
Voices : 672 panel voices; 256 GM; 500 user
Split : YES
Styles : 240 preset; 500 user
Style Creator : YES
O.T.S. : YES
Sequencer : 500 user songs (16 tracks)
Demo Song : 2
Music Library : 90 preset songs; Score display
Audio Playback : WAV / MP3 / WMA
Audio Recorder : 44.1K / 16 bit
Score Display : SMF MIDI
External Drive : USB (32G max)
Dimensions : LWH 970 x 398 x 185 mm
Weight : 10.6 kgs