Roland Now Shipping Juno-Stage Performance Synthesizer
November 12, 2008
professional-grade 76-key synthesizer ships with an essential
high-quality sound set, including an 88-key stereo multi-sampled piano
derived from the Fantom-G workstation series. Two slots for SRX
expansion boards add even more options to a player’s sonic palette. A
redesigned weighted synth-action keyboard ensures the JUNO-Stage feels
as good as it sounds.
JUNO-Stage includes all the features needed for a streamlined live
performance, such as simple split and layer functions, separate reverb
and EQ knobs, an intuitive top panel and LED display, and the FAVORITE
function that enables the quick recall of up to 100 unique sounds and
keyboard setups. The JUNO-Stage even includes a dedicated XLR
microphone input with reverb and a vocoder, adding another unique
possibility for a live performance.
JUNO-Stage effortlessly translates to the studio as well. Using a
single button, it is transformed into a MIDI master keyboard, enabling
seamless integration with external sound sources and software recording
applications such as the included Cakewalk Sonar LE. A USB memory port
enables playback of .MP3, .WAV, .AIFF, or .SMF files from standard USB
highly refined sounds and features designed for studio and stage, the
JUNO-Stage is the perfect synthesizer for any level of performing
player and recording artist.
The JUNO-Stage is now shipping with a retail price of $1,599.00.