Best Features of the Yamaha MX61 Synthesizer

The Yamaha MX61 is a class-compliant synthesizer with USB audio and MIDI features for tremendous plug-and-play connectivity, without requiring any installation drivers. Its Motif sound engine helps to layer, switch, cycle, randomize and control up to eight elements, well within a single voice. Its virtual circuit modeling features help to recreate sounds and the behavior of vintage effects and signal processors. The following are some of the unique features of the Yamaha MX61 Synthesizer.

  • Features more than 1000 Motif Voices:

The Yamaha MX61 Synthesizer features over 1000 Motif voices, which includes realistic acoustic sounds like the electric piano, piano, drums, strings, to eight-element complete synth sounds. Its user interface renders the player’s favorite Motif XS voices at their fingertips. Players can also edit and store their sounds onboard within few minutes.

  • Plug and Play Features:

The MX series features an excellent and class-compliant plug-and-play feature that is compliant with USB audio features, MIDI connectivity, and compatibility with the iOs and Mac operating systems. Users should only have to plug in the synthesizer and get benefitted from its audio and MIDI interface for the rest of the music studio. 

  • Split and layer performance functionality:

With the split and layer functionality of the Yamaha MX 61 synthesizer, it is possible to combine two voices to play on the keyboard. By making use of the dedicated split and layer buttons it is possible to aggregate the intelligent arpeggiator and a drum track to create an intelligent and evocative performance, that feels like an entire band is playing on stage.

  • FM Essential Synth App:

The FM essential synth app is great for iPad and iPhone with real-time editing and synth performance. Users can connect their iOS device to the Yamaha MX, with which it will be possible to access more than 271 quality voices also feature present sounds from the diverse systems for high-quality piano performance.

  • There are tremendous controls for VSTs and DAWs:

The Yamaha MX61 features solid knobs and durable buttons for controlling its internal sounds, other VST instruments, and DAW parameters. The synthesizer features a simple interface that is combined with a remote template editor on a computer. Players can thus pair any new or old VSTs (virtual studio technology) and set up the same to be controlled by the MX. The unit also features advanced integration templates to be used with a variety of DAWs (digital audio workstations). 

  • Cubase AI software tools:

This synthesizer from Yamaha comes with a complete suite of software tools for eminent music production. The Steinberg Cubase artificial intelligence in this synthesizer features around 48 audio tracks and 64 MIDI tracks along with accompanying notations, built-in VST effects, etc. The synthesizer is compatible with the DAW app for iOS, Cubasis LE, and the Cubase AI features. 

  • VCM effects:

The Yamaha MX61 synthesizer comes completely equipped with a range of virtual circuitry modeling effects that help to simulate vintage effectors, right at the circuit level. The sounds of this synthesizer simulate vintage sounds and other astound music of the past era, making this piano one of the best instruments to bring back music from the past era.

The Yamaha MX 61 is compact and a lightweight synthesizer that features more than 1000 voices from the legendary MOTIF series, and it also features deep computer and iOS integration. This synthesizer also features a class-compliant USB audio and MIDI interface, for plug-and-play operation on iOS, MAC, and PC devices. 

  • Available sound effects in this piano:

The sound quality in this piano is pretty fair and includes sounds of the piano, organ, Rhodes, and other realistic sounds. The quality is highly efficient and will not shatter the entire room. Its sound quality is very excellent. This keyboard has a 128-note polyphonic sound engine and is based on the Motif XS preset library. The overall sound quality of this synthesizer is good. All of its sounds will fit nicely into a mix of any style of music right from classical to electronic sounds. It is possible to playback WAV files from this synthesizer or with the help of a USB stick. It is also possible to route music from an iPod or from other audio devices with the help of an auxiliary input without jamming. 

  • Real-time controls:

The top panel of the Yamaha MX61 is equipped with sleek, solid, and great feel knobs and buttons that facilitate better sound management and greater controls on its internal sounds and DAW parameters. The simple and streamlined interface of this synthesizer helps the players to find, edit and store their sounds efficiently on the synthesizer. The Yamaha MX61 has a template editor software that allows the pianist to alter the interface to suit their preferences. Its advanced integration templates help players to have complete control over any parameter by surfing over the large rotary endocrine of the Mx-61. 

Yamaha MX61 Keyboard

SKU: 4.96E+12