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Roland SYSTEM-500 analog modular synths

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Watch Josh Holley, President of Malekko, along with Sven Miracolo and Enrico Cosimi assess the impact of the original SYSTEM-700 and SYSTEM-100M synths from Roland, and discover how the new all-analog SYSTEM-500 was born after a chance encounter at the Tokyo Festival of Modular.

Roland SYSTEM-500 analog modular synths

Roland SYSTEM-500 analog modular synths

Watch Josh Holley, President of Malekko, along with Sven Miracolo and Enrico Cosimi assess the impact of the original SYSTEM-700 and SYSTEM-100M synths from Roland, and discover how the new all-analog SYSTEM-500 was born after a chance encounter at the Tokyo Festival of Modular. Watch video.

A-01 Controller + Generator

A-01 Controller + Generator

Take control of your musical setup with the A-01 Controller and Generator. Connect your gear using standard MIDI, hook up to your computer-based DAW with USB MIDI or play music apps on tablets and smartphones via Bluetooth. You can also drive vintage synthesizers and modular synths via the CV... Watch video.

Welcome to Roland Boutique

Welcome to Roland Boutique

Three legendary Roland synths, now available as affordable, limited-edition sound modules. Recreating the sound and user interface of the JUPITER-8, JUNO-106 and JX-3P respectively, each module is packed with hands-on controls for deep editing, while battery operation and built-in speaker lets... Watch video.

Roland JUNO-DS61/JUNO-DS88 Synthesizers – Simply Creative

Roland JUNO-DS61/JUNO-DS88 Synthesizers – Simply Creative

Whether you're working on a song idea in your room, recording a track in the studio, or playing a gig on stage, the lightweight JUNO-DS61/JUNO-DS88 synthesizers will inspire creativity and take your music wherever you go. Singer/songwriter Aquile and his band give you a glimpse of just that in... Watch video.

Chersea and the Roland JUNO-DS61

Chersea and the Roland JUNO-DS61

Featuring singer/songwriter Chersea from Canada, here’s what your day could be like with the versatile JUNO-DS synthesizer. Quick, easy, and fun, the JUNO-DS is filled with great sounds and creative tools for songwriting and live performance. The JUNO-DS is available in two models; the JUNO-DS61... Watch video.

Roland JD-XA – The Monster Unleashed

Roland JD-XA – The Monster Unleashed

Analog. Digital. Magical. Check out the JD-XA at http://www.roland.com/products/jd-xa/​ Watch video.

Roland JD-XA – The Best of Both Worlds Chapter 1

Roland JD-XA – The Best of Both Worlds Chapter 1

The analog filter in the JD-XA has both a smooth sound and a lighting-sharp response, giving you a high level of creative control when shaping sounds. The accuracy and quick response of the JD-XA’s envelope is important too, as it defines the leading edge of the sound. Each individual analog part... Watch video.

Roland JD-XA – The Best of Both Worlds Chapter 2

Roland JD-XA – The Best of Both Worlds Chapter 2

The digital section offers a diverse palette of sounds, from fat synth waveforms to crisp metallic timbres and beyond. Digital sounds can be routed through the analog filter, instantly adding organic richness. Massive hybrid sounds are also possible by using both engines together. For example... Watch video.

Roland JD-XA – The Best of Both Worlds Chapter 3

Roland JD-XA – The Best of Both Worlds Chapter 3

Roland’s famous Supersaw waveform coming from a digital part becomes a very warm and rich pad sound just by passing it through the analog filter. Even simple white noise can be transformed into a range of complex sound effects that are perfect for film and game scores. First, enhance the noise... Watch video.

Roland JD-XA Performance by Scott Tibbs

Roland JD-XA Performance by Scott Tibbs

Check out some of the sounds that the JD-XA Analog/Digital Crossover Synthesizer is capable of producing. Learn more about the JD-XA at http://www.roland.com/products/jd-xa/ Watch video.

Dorian Concept Performance Featuring the JD-Xi Synthesizer

Dorian Concept Performance Featuring the JD-Xi Synthesizer

The JD-Xi puts a true analog synth engine, Roland’s famous SuperNATURAL synth sounds, and other creative tools including onboard pattern sequencer and vocal FX. Small in size and Large in versatility, the JD-Xi is all about big sounds and big fun! This video is a solo performance of Dorian... Watch video.

Roland JD-Xi Demo from NAMM 2015 Show Private Room by Scott Tibbs

Roland JD-Xi Demo from NAMM 2015 Show Private Room by Scott Tibbs

JD-Xi Interactive Crossover Hybrid Synth with Analog and Digital Sound Engines, Vocoder and more. Learn more here: http://www.rolandus.com/products/jd-xi/ http://www.rolandus.com/blog/2015/01/22/new-product-jd-xi-interactive-crossover-synthesizer/ Watch video.

Roland JD-Xi Analog/Digital Crossover Synthesizer

Roland JD-Xi Analog/Digital Crossover Synthesizer

Tiny, mighty, and affordable, the JD-Xi puts a true analog synth engine, Roland’s famous SuperNATURAL synth sounds, and many other creative tools under one hood. Equipped with 37 mini keys, this compact instrument delivers fat, warm analog bass and lead tones with ample controls for hands-on... Watch video.

JUPITER-80 Multi-track Session,

JUPITER-80 Multi-track Session, "The Great Red Spot" Performed by Tatsuya Nishiwaki

http://www.roland.com/products/en/JUPITER-80/ This is a one-man multi-track session by Tatsuya Nishiwaki. All 20 sounds were played live. Check out the potential of the JUPITER-80 with Tatsuya's amazing keyboard technique! Synth Legends: http://www.rolandus.com/go/jupiter-80/ Roland Synthesizer... Watch video.

Jordan Rudess — JUPITER-80

Jordan Rudess — JUPITER-80

Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater gives us a tour of the Roland JUPITER-80 Synthesizer and Synth Legends Volume 1 sound library. http://www.jupiter-80.com Watch video.

Jonathan Cain on the Roland JUPITER-80

Jonathan Cain on the Roland JUPITER-80

Journey keyboardist, Jonathan Cain, invited us to his studio to talk about his experience with the Roland JUPITER-80. http://www.jupiter-80.com Watch video.

Roland FA-06 Music Workstation

Roland FA-06 Music Workstation

Featuring a huge selection of Roland's best sounds, a 16-track sequencer, seamless DAW integration, an easy-to-use sampler, and much more, the new FA series completely reimagines the music workstation for effortless real-time power, ultra-fast workflow, and maximum versatility. FA-06 (61-Key... Watch video.

Roland FA-06 Synthesizer: The Ultimate All-In-One Workstation

Roland FA-06 Synthesizer: The Ultimate All-In-One Workstation

Roland's new FA-06 synthesizer is a highly-evolved redesign of the music workstation; Streamlined for effortless real-time power, ultra-fast workflow, and maximum versatility. Ready to support any type of music you play, the FA-06 is packed with a massive sound collection inherited from the... Watch video.

Roland Gig Rigs - VR-09/RD-64

Roland Gig Rigs - VR-09/RD-64

In this first episode we wanted to suggest different combinations of keyboards to create a “Gig Rig” that will serve you well in many different types of performance situations. Many times we only look at one type of keyboard, but in reality many performers use many different types of keyboards as... Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - Copy, Paste, Erase, and Insert

Roland FA-06/08 - Copy, Paste, Erase, and Insert

In this video we wanted to demonstrate how to easily Copy, Paste, Erase, and Inset measures inside the sequencer of the FA-06/08. Please check out this video and hopefully it gets you going. For further help, please go to www.rolandus.com/support. Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Create Favorites

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Create Favorites

In this video we want to demonstrate how easy it is create Favorites using Studio Sets. Studio Sets can be used to create Layers, Splits, and store your favorites tones so you can access them quickly. If you have any further questions please go to www.rolandus.com/support. Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Create a Layer/Split

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Create a Layer/Split

In this video we wanted to demonstrate how easy it is to create a basic Dual (Layer)/Split inside the FA-06/08. As you will see the process is very easy to create and save. For further help please go to www.rolandus.com/support Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Assign Pedals

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Assign Pedals

In this video we wanted to demonstrate how to easily assign foot pedals to different parameters. This ability can be very useful in live performance, so please give it a try and learn how to harness this feature. If you have further questions, please go to www.rolandus.com/support. Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - Studio Set Set Up for Live play

Roland FA-06/08 - Studio Set Set Up for Live play

In this video we wanted to demonstrate how to easily set up a FA-06/08 Studio Set for Live performance . If you have any further questions please go to www.rolandus.com/support Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - Advanced Layers and Splits Part 2

Roland FA-06/08 - Advanced Layers and Splits Part 2

In this 3 part video series we wanted to show you how to easily create an advanced layer and split using the FA-06/08. Please follow along and learn how to create your own custom layers and splits to be used in your musical performances. For futher assistance please go to www.rolandus.com/support... Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - Advanced Layers and Splits Part 3

Roland FA-06/08 - Advanced Layers and Splits Part 3

In this 3 part video series we wanted to show you how to easily create an advanced layer and split using the FA-06/08. Please follow along and learn how to create your own custom layers and splits to be used in your musical performances. For futher assistance please go to www.rolandus.com/support... Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - Advanced Layers and Splits 02 - Part 3

Roland FA-06/08 - Advanced Layers and Splits 02 - Part 3

In this video we wanted to show even more options that are available when you are creating layers and splits inside the Roland FA-06/08. Please follow the directions in this 4 part series to learn how to take advantage of this powerful instrument. For further questions please go to www.rolandus... Watch video.

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Create a Basic Sequence

Roland FA-06/08 - How to Create a Basic Sequence

In this video we wanted to show you how easy it is to create a basic sequence inside the FA-06/08 music workstation. Just follow along with the video and you will be composing your own songs in no time at all. If you find that you need further, please contact us at www.rolandus.com/support Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 — Russell Graham Demo

Roland JUPITER-80 — Russell Graham Demo

In this extended clip, Russell Graham (multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, songwriter and producer with Ray Chew of American Idol) demonstrates real-time sound control as he improvises on the JUPITER-80. Russell has also performed along side such artists as Stevie Wonder, Mary J. Blige, John Legend,... Watch video.

JUPITER-80/JUPITER-50 Synth Editor App for iPad

JUPITER-80/JUPITER-50 Synth Editor App for iPad

Download the JP Synth Editor from the App Store: http://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/jp-synth-editor/id521977766?mt=8 Introducing the new iPad editor for the Jupiter80 and recently announced Jupiter50. The JP Synth Editor is free to download from the App Store and gives you under-the-hood access to... Watch video.

JUPITER-80 Demonstration: Bernie Smith (Take That)

JUPITER-80 Demonstration: Bernie Smith (Take That)

Bernie Smith is not your average session musician. Being the synth and piano man for acts like Annie Lennox and Take That need a special kind of musician. It's a good job that his Jupiter 80 is not your average synth. To find our more about the JUPITER-80 go to: http://www.roland.co.uk/products... Watch video.

JUPITER-80 Version 2 Synthesizer Sound Demo Performed by Adrian Scott

JUPITER-80 Version 2 Synthesizer Sound Demo Performed by Adrian Scott

http://www.roland.com/products/en/JUPITER-50/ Synth Legends: http://www.rolandus.com/go/jupiter-80/ Roland Synthesizer Sound Libraries: axial.roland.com/ Watch video.

JUPITER-80: Version 2

JUPITER-80: Version 2

Download the free Version 2.0 update for your JP-80 here - http://www.roland.co.uk/products/productdetails.aspx?p=1165 Roland is proud to announce the JUPITER-80 Version 2 update. This free download emphasizes the powerful live performance potential of the JUPITER-80, adding new sounds... Watch video.

JUPITER-80 Vesion 2/-50 Synthesizer Demo: Musikmesse 2012 Booth Demo performed by Peter Schreurs

JUPITER-80 Vesion 2/-50 Synthesizer Demo: Musikmesse 2012 Booth Demo performed by Peter Schreurs

http://www.roland.com/synth/JUPITER/ Peter Schreurs demonstrated the JUPITER-80 version 2/JUPITER-50 synthesizer at Frankfurt Musikmesse 2012. Watch video.

JUPITER-50 Demo,

JUPITER-50 Demo, "Skillz" Performed by Scott Tibbs

http://www.roland.com/products/en/JUPITER-50/ With its unprecedented fusion of synthesis and acoustic instruments, the new-generation Roland JUPITER has changed the way we play, react to, and feel a keyboard. Synth Legends: http://www.rolandus.com/go/jupiter-80/ Roland Synthesizer Sound... Watch video.

JUPITER-50 Sound Demo Performed by Scott Tibbs

JUPITER-50 Sound Demo Performed by Scott Tibbs

http://www.roland.com/products/en/JUPITER-50/ With its unprecedented fusion of synthesis and acoustic instruments, the new-generation Roland JUPITER has changed the way we play, react to, and feel a keyboard. Synth Legends: http://www.rolandus.com/go/jupiter-80/ Roland Synthesizer Sound... Watch video.

JUPITER-50 Demo,

JUPITER-50 Demo, "Addict" Performed by Scott Tibbs

http://www.roland.com/products/en/JUPITER-50/ With its unprecedented fusion of synthesis and acoustic instruments, the new-generation Roland JUPITER has changed the way we play, react to, and feel a keyboard. Synth Legends: http://www.rolandus.com/go/jupiter-80/ Roland Synthesizer Sound... Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Artist Impressions

Roland JUPITER-80 Artist Impressions

Top artists share their thoughts on the JUPITER-80 Synthesizer. http://www.JUPITER-80.com Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Trio Performance

Roland JUPITER-80 Trio Performance

Jetro da Silva, Scott Tibbs and Steve Fisher perform their original composition, "The Grey Mile." Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 1 - Philosophy

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 1 - Philosophy

Part one in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 2 - Overview

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 2 - Overview

Part two in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 3 - Sound Architecture

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 3 - Sound Architecture

Part three in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 4 - Getting Started - Selecting Tones

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 4 - Getting Started - Selecting Tones

Part four in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 5 - Layering Tones - Creating Splits

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 5 - Layering Tones - Creating Splits

Part five in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 6 - Understanding Live Sets

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 6 - Understanding Live Sets

Part six in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 7 - Using the Arpeggio

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 7 - Using the Arpeggio

Part seven in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 8 - Harmony Intelligence

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 8 - Harmony Intelligence

Part eight in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 9 - Playing the D BEAM

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 9 - Playing the D BEAM

Part nine in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 10 - The Percussion Section

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 10 - The Percussion Section

Part ten in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 11 - Editing 101 - Tones

Roland JUPITER-80 Video Tutorial - Part 11 - Editing 101 - Tones

Part 11 in the series with Scott Tibbs. Download tutorial data: http://bit.ly/qTH85O Watch video.

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