Roland JUNO DS88 Synthesizer - 88 Note Weighted Keys
The Roland JUNO DS88 is an 88 weighted key synth with a host of great features making it perfect for the music producer, gigging keyboard player or home hobbyist.
Loaded with a host of great features, a super versatile sound set, intuitive operation and 88 weighted keys, the Roland JUNO DS88 Synthesizer is a superb instrument for the stage, studio or home.
This latest incarnation of the ever popular JUNO range takes the iconic series to new levels thanks to a host of powerful enhancements and new and improved sounds whilst still maintaining that all important streamlined approach.
The JUNO DS88's 88-note Ivory Feel-G Keyboard provides weighted-action feel in a lightweight design perfect for the player wanting a piano like feel and range,
A host of new and improved piano, electric piano and organ sounds with improved response and tone feature. In addition to this updated DS Tone bank, it also includes the entire 1000+ sounds from the previous JUNO DI model. Additional sounds can be added via way of the Wave Expansion Slot - with over 1000 EXP sounds available for FREE at Roland's Axial website.
Editing the sounds is easy thanks to the array of front panel, hands-on knobs and sliders, giving you easy access to adjust parameters.
With the JUNO-DS88’s eight Phrase Pads, you can supplement your keyboard performances with samples or music files stored on USB memory. Load the pads with some one-shots, effects or loops and trigger them with one easy touch.
A dedicated mic input is perfect for the solo artist/singer/performer - a dedicated reverb, auto-pitch and vocoder allow for some great experimentation.
If you fancy composing, simply use the onboard 8-track pattern sequencer. Build up full arrangements with multiple sounds in no time or just use it to enhance your live performance.
If you are in the studio, the JUNO DS88 also features an integrated USB interface allowing you to record MIDI and audio data - including sounds from the mic input. There’s even a dedicated DAW Control mode for controlling your music software from the JUNO-DS88’s front panel.
Additionally, versatile battery or AC operation gives you the flexibility to play anytime and anywhere.
- Gig-ready instrument with pro sounds, enhanced performance features, and battery-powered operation
- 88-note Ivory Feel-G Keyboard provides weighted-action feel in a lightweight design that’s easy to transport
- Includes all the sounds from the popular JUNO-Di, plus newly updated acoustic and electric pianos, additional organs, and other stage essentials
- Wave expansion slot enables users to download new sound waveforms, available for free at Roland’s Axial website
- Sample import function for playing user WAV files on the JUNO-DS88’s keyboard
- Easy sound manipulation and editing with hands-on knobs and sliders
- Eight Phrase Pads for triggering samples and audio songs stored on USB memory
- Mic input and dedicated Reverb, Vocoder, and Auto Pitch effects for impressive vocal performances
- Intuitive eight-track pattern sequencer with non-stop recording for quickly developing song ideas
- USB audio/MIDI and DAW Control mode