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Yamaha Motif ES6 Music Production Synthesizer (2003-2007) - Used

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Yamaha Motif ES6 Music Production Synthesizer (2003-2007) - Used

Type: Used
Condition: Good

Missing Zone 2 Volume Fader Knob, Bottom Front Casing has some cracks and scratches

Early 2000 era 61 key Synth/Workstation follow up model to the initial flagship Yamaha Motif.  The ES series continued the flagship line with added Mega Tones and continued with the at the time  to offer the biggest ROM library.  Extensive Sampling, Sequencing, and Phrasing (a newer term coined to accent the advance d arpeggiator).

The Enhanced Sound set of the ES 1,859 waveforms – the majority of them newly sampled specifically for the MOTIF ES series – provide the foundation for 1,024 outstanding normal voices plus 65 drum kits. There are even Mix Voices so you can edit and create your own Voices will listening to your songs and store them right along with the song data. The MOTIF ES delivers an extraordinary sonic depth and musical response. The range of sounds it produces is stunning — from the Emulative Sounds of acoustic piano and orchestra to the Extreme Synthesis of cutting-edge hiphop and electronica.

Tone Generator AWM2 (complying with the Modular Synthesis Plug-in System)
Polyphony 128 notes + the polyphony of the Plug-in Board (if installed)
Multi Timbral Capacity 16 parts (internal) + 3 or more Plug-in Board parts
(1 for each Single Plug-in Board; 16 for Multi Plug-in Board),
Audio Input parts (A/D, AIEB2, mLAN*) * 4 stereo parts
Wave 175MB (when converted to 16-bit linear format), 1,859 waveforms
Voice Preset: 768 Normal Voices + 64 Drum Kits
GM: 128 Normal Voices + 1 Drum Kit
User: 128 x 2 (Bank1: Original, Bank2: Picked up from Preset)
Normal Voice + 32 Drum Kits
Plug-in Voice Preset for the PLG150-AN/DX/PF/DR/PC: 64
Preset for the PLG150-VL: 192
User: 64 for each Plug-in slot
Performance User: 128 (up to 4 parts)
Filter 18 types
Effect System Reverb x 20 types, Chorus x 49 types, Insertion (A, B) x 116 types x 8
blocks, Master Effect x 8 types, Master Equalizer (5 bands),
Part EQ (3 bands, stereo),
Plug-in Insertion (available when the PLG100-VH has been installed to slot 1)
Expandability 3 Slots for Modular Synthesis Plug-in Boar

Samples Up to 1,024 Waveforms (Multi Samples)
Up to 128 Key Banks per Waveform
Up to 4,096 Key Banks

Sequencer Block
k Note Capacity Approx. 226,000 notes
Note Resolution 480 ppq (parts per quarter note)
Maximum Polyphony 124 notes
Tracks Pattern Mode: 16 phrase tracks
Pattern Chain Mode: Pattern track, Tempo track, Scene track
Song Mode: 16 sequence tracks (Loop on/off can be set for each track),
Tempo track, Scene track
Patterns 64 patterns (x 16 sections)
Measures: 256 maximum

Phrases Preset Phrases: 687 phrases
User Phrases: 256 per pattern
Songs 64 songs
Arpeggio Preset x 1,787 types
User x 256 types
* MIDI Sync, MIDI transmit/receive channel, Velocity Limit, and Note Limit can be set.
Sequence Format Original format, SMF format 0, 1 (Format 1 load only)

Controllers Pitch Bend wheel, Modulation wheel, Ribbon Controller,
Assignable Control Sliders (4), Assignable Knobs (4), Data dial

Connectors OUTPUT L/MONO, R (standard phone jack),
ASSIGNABLE OUTPUT L, R (standard phone jack),
AD INPUT L, R (standard phone jack), PHONES (standard stereo phone jack),

Dimensions 1,048 (W) x 394 (D) x 136.4 (H) mm
Weight 16.5kg / 37.25 lbs