subdirectory_arrow_left subdirectory_arrow_left Claviers synthétiseurs analogiques
Matériel Claviers synthétiseurs analogiques {{currentManName}}swap_horiz ARPswap_horiz Rechercher une marquekeyboard_arrow_down

ARP Chroma

ARP Chroma

Fiche technique

  • Fabricant : ARP
  • Modèle : Chroma
  • Catégorie : Clavier synthétiseur analogique
  • Fiche créée le : 28/05/2004
Afficher les caractéristiques

The ARP Chroma is a model of polyphonic synthesizer developed in 1981 by ARP Instruments, Inc. just before that company's bankruptcy and collapse. The design was eventually released by Fender as the Rhodes Chroma, and was one of the early microprocessor-based Analog synthesizers. It was not the first commercial synth with a touch-sensitive keyboard, using 64 weighted wooden keys; some units also included a polyphonic pressure sensor under the keys. The synthesizer had 16 channels normally used in pairs for 8-note polyphony. It was controlled via a panel consisting of multi-purpose touch switches for selecting sounds or parameters of sound with a single slider for adjusting parameters. This approach was later copied by many more successful synths, such as the Yamaha DX-7. The main microprocessor was a 68B09, and it had a computer interface consisting of a 25-pin D-sub connector – this was before the invention of MIDI). An Apple IIe interface card with sequencing software was released later on. Eventually, a third party came out with a Chroma-to-MIDI converter box. Fender also released a keyboardless version called the Chroma Expander, which could be slaved to the Chroma via its computer interface.

Masquer les caractéristiques


Argus du ARP Chroma

Les prix indiqués dans les petites annonces des particuliers sur Audiofanzine ne sont pas nécessairement les véritables prix de vente ou d'achat.
Les annonces avec options, ou constituant un pack, ne sont pas prises en compte.
Moyenne des 5 annonces : 200

Autres Claviers synthétiseurs analogiques ARP

Autres dénominations : chroma