Yamaha RY9 No Longer Available

Compact Drum Machine with 200 Preset Patterns, 200 Backing Tracks with Bass and Chords, and 12 Drum Kits
Item ID: RY9

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Don't Be Fooled by it Diminutive Size! The RY9 is for Serious Musicians Only!

The rhythm is literally in the palm of your hand with the RY9 Rhythm Programmer. It's about the size of a calculator, but start hitting the buttons on the RY9 and instead of percentages and fractions you'll get beats, patterns and big drum sounds. The RY9 is the perfect practice and performance partner for instrumentalists of all kinds. Its selection of grooves includes a wide variety of styles. Feel yourself slipping into a rut? Conjure up a tasty beat that will keep you on your toes and challenge you to master a different genre of music. Preset sounds and styles make it easy for you to come up with something on the fly, And there are some serious features on the RY9 that you just can't find on any other drum machine. Like full song arrangements with bass and chord backing, and an exclusive guitar input so you can tap into cool functions like the guitar synth, guitar tuner, and more! The RY9 may look like a toy, but it's a serious creative tool for composers, guitarists, DJs and other musical artists. • 28 note polyphony • 200 preset patterns, 50 user memory • 200 backing tracks complete with bass and chords • 50 preset songs, 50 user songs • 12 Drum kit presets and 4 user • External input: built-in guitar tuner, external triggering of normal voices (pitch to MIDI)

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Manufacturer Part Number RY9

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