The Nord Electro 5 73 – Since 2001 the Nord Electro has been the natural choice for musicians in need of authentic emulations of classical electro mechanical and acoustic instruments in a portable and easy to use package.
With greatly expanded memory, the added ability to split and layer and a live focused program section, the new Nord Electro 5 is a highly refined, focused yet flexible stage keyboard.
Nord Electro 5 HP: 73-key (6 octaves, E-E) Velocity sensitive Hammer Action Portable keyboard
1 GB memory dedicated to the Nord Piano Library
The Piano Section has 6 categories – Grand, Upright, EPiano 1 (tine), EPiano 2 (reed) Clavinet and Harpsichord.
Each category can contain several different models.
All pianos can be replaced using the Nord Sound Manager application
Advanced String Resonance-control (Gen 2)
4 Dynamic Curves
Stereo pianos and samples can be played back in mono
40-60 Voices polyphony for Piano Library sounds.
SAMPLE SYNTH SECTION
256 MB memory dedicated to the Nord Sample Library
All samples can be replaced using the Nord Sound Manager application
The Sample Synth section comes shipped with a selection of one hundred samples from the Nord Sample Library
Attack and Decay/Release control
Dynamics control (Filter/Velocity)
15 Voice polyphony for Sample Library sounds.
User adjustable percussion levels, percussion decays and key click level
Vibrato / Chorus Control with separate functionality for each model (the classic C1, C2, C3, V1, V2, V3 options for the B3, Vibrato for the Farfisa)
4 Tonewheel modes: select the level of “vintage” desired
MIDI Split: By connecting an extra MIDI keyboard the Nord Electro 5 can be used as a dual manual (Lower/Upper) organ with different drawbar settings for each manual
Mount for Half-Moon Switch on Electro 5D 61/73
Nord Electro 5D 61/73: 9 physical drawbars
Nord Electro 5 HP: Digital LED drawbars
All effects in Stereo
Pan, Tremolo, Wah and Ring Modulator
Three selectable depths for the Pan and Tremolo, rate controlled with the Effect 1 Rate knob
Tremolo, Pan, Ring-Mod and Wah can be controlled with Control Pedal
Phaser 1, Phaser 2, Flanger, Chorus 1, Chorus 2 and Vibe
Two selectable depths for each effect
Comp/Amp – three amp/speaker simulations, compressor, C2D 122 rotary speaker, Tube Overdrive
Drive/Compression amount controlled with the Drive knob
Rotary speed controls – Slow, Fast and Stopped
Close or Normal microphone placement for 122 Rotary Speaker simulation
User adjustable rotary treble and bass rotor speeds and acceleration rates
Three band EQ, with sweepable mid. +/- 15 dB gain/attenuation
Dedicated Reverb with five algorithms – Room, Stage Soft, Stage, Hall Soft, Hall and Dry/Wet control
Dedicated Delay Effect – Rate, Amount, Tap-tempo and Stereo Ping Pong
2 Audio outputs L & R – ¼”, 6,35 mm jacks, unbalanced
1 Monitor input – 1/8″, 3,5 mm stereo jack
1 Headphone output – ¼”, 6,35 mm stereo jack
1 Control pedal input – ¼”, 6,35 mm TRS stereo jack, like Yamaha FC7, Roland EV-7, Roland EV-5, Korg EXP2 and Korg XVP10.
1 Sustain pedal input – ¼”, 6,35 mm jack. Use a momentary pedal, like e.g, Roland DP-2, DP-6, Yamaha FC-4, FC-5, Fatar VFP1-25 etc.
1 Rotary Speaker speed switch pedal input – ¼”, 6,35 mm jack. Use a momentary pedal or a switch type pedal
MIDI In, MIDI Out – 5 pin DIN connectors
USB – type B connector – for transferring sounds and USB MIDI
IEC C14 power connector
Connections Nord Electro 4
Nord Piano and Sample Library DVDs
Nord Electro 5 HP: 1074 mm (42.3″) x 121 mm (4.8″) x 344 mm (13.5″)
Nord Electro 5 HP: 11.4 kg (25.13 lbs)
*Specifications subject to change without notice. *Steinway, Wurlitzer, Hohner, Clavinet, Farfisa and Vox are trademarks of their respective owners and are not affiliated or associated with Clavia. These trademarks are mentioned here as a reference to a sound only.
WHAT’S IN THE BOX?:
Nord Electro 5 Hammer action, 73 note keyboard
Nord Piano and Sample Library DVDs