STREAMLINED AND TRAVEL-READY
With the RD-64, gigging players now have access to a compact,
weighted-action stage piano thats as easy to transport as a
synthesizer. The streamlined, lightweight design fits easily in small
vehicles and takes up less space on crowded stages, plus it makes fly
dates less costly and more convenient for touring musicians. It also
works great as a high-quality, space-saving keyboard for home studios,
teaching labs, and mobile composing. The optional CB-61L Carrying Bag is
a perfect match for the RD-64, providing durable protection when youre
on the move.
SUPERNATURAL PIANO AND OTHER ESSENTIAL SOUNDS
The RD-64 features Rolands acclaimed SuperNATURAL Piano sound engine
for top-level acoustic piano tones, plus a selection of expressive
SuperNATURAL-based electric pianos. The rich, ultra-responsive sounds
have a wide dynamic range with seamless variations in tone, delivering
pro results for stage playing and studio recording. Also onboard are a
number of clav and organ sounds, giving performing keyboardists the
essential sounds they need for playing a wide range of music styles.
IVORY FEEL-G KEYBOARD
The 64-note Ivory Feel-G keyboard in the RD-64 incorporates Rolands
most advanced sensor technology, escapement mechanism, and Ivory Feel
features. This gives you the superior touch, sensitivity, and appearance
of the keyboards found in our flagship 88-note pianos, right down to the
unique key material that replicates the authentic texture and
moisture-absorbing properties of real ivory and ebony. Combined with the
SuperNATURAL Piano sound engine, the Ivory Feel-G offers expressivity
and performance that rivals high-end instruments.
EFFECTS AND MORE
Onboard effects include a high-quality stereo reverb, plus EFX 1 and EFX
2 processors that provide sweetening specifically tailored to each of
the RD-64s tone categories. Options include enhancer and damper
resonance for grand piano sounds, tremolo and phaser for EPs, and many
more, with quick on/off access via easy-to-reach buttons. Theres even a
dedicated rotary effect for the organ, featuring on/off and speed
controls for authentic organ performance. A two-band EQ is provided for
overall sound shaping, with easy adjustment on the fly via two
convenient knobs. Stereo RCA inputs allow you to connect a music player
for live backing tracks and practicing.
ADVANCED CONTROLLER FEATURESIn a flash, Controller mode* turns the RD-64
into a powerful master keyboard outfitted with assignable knobs,
buttons, pitch bend/mod lever, and the famous D-BEAM, perfect for
controlling synths and other devices on stage and in the studio.
Additionally, the one-touch SuperNATURAL button automatically assigns
the RD-64s controllers to fully utilize the massive expressive
potential of the SuperNATURAL tones in Rolands INTEGRA-7 sound module
and JUPITER-80 / JUPITER-50 synthesizers.
*When the RD-64 is used in Controller mode, the onboard tones are not
IDEAL FOR IPAD MUSIC PRODUCTION
With an ever-increasing number of music apps available, the iPad is
becoming more and more popular for basic production and on-the-go
composing. By plugging in via Apples iPad Camera Connection Kit, the
RD-64 gives you a mobile, weighted-action keyboard to use with the
popular tablet computer.