Roland VP-770 Vocal Ensemble Keyboard

Roland Updated: 2009-02-23 RSS
Roland VP-770 Vocal Ensemble Keyboard

Roland's VP-550 introduced the world to a new category of musician — the vocal keyboardist. Today, the VP-550's successor has arrived, broadening the scope of the vocal keyboardist. With the latest technology onboard, the VP-770 allows a single musician to create realistic backing parts that range from futuristic electronic vocal textures to incredible emulations of large-scale gospel choirs and beyond.

* New patches with significant improvements to the Vocal Designer®
* Enhanced expression with SuperNATURAL™-powered Brass
* High-quality headset microphone (DR-HS5 included) significantly reduces feedback
* Premium mic preamps built in
* High-grade appearance with wood side panels and metal chassis


Keyboard: 49 keys (with velocity and channel aftertouch)
Tones: Vocal Designer: CLASSIC, MALE
Ambience: HALL1, HALL2, STUDIO
Maximum Polyphony: 128 voices (varies according to the sound generator load)
Auto Harmony Function: 6 types
Auto Note Function: Chromatic, Diatonic (Key Assignable)
Audio Key Function: File Format: WAV, AIFF (44.1 kHz, 16-bit linear), MP3
Sound Looper Function
- Maximum Recording Time: 18 Seconds
- Recording Method: Overdubbing
- Play Method: Loop Play
Controllers: D Beam Controller, Pitch Bend / Modulation Lever, Assignable Switches (S1, S2), V-LINK Button
Octave Shift: -3 to +3 Octarve
Key Transpose: -6 to +5 (in semitones)
Number of Registration Memories
- Preset: 16, User: 16
Master Tune: 415.3 Hz to 466.2 Hz
Nominal Input Level
- INPUT (MIC): -50 to -10 dBu
- INPUT (EXT IN): -36 to +4 dBu
Input Effects: 3Band Equalizer, Compressor, Noise Suppressor
Connectors: Headphones Jack (Stereo 1/4 inch phone type), Output Jacks A (L/MONO, R) (1/4 inch TRS phone type), Output Jacks B (L , R) (1/4 inch phone type), Mic Jack: 1/4 inch phone type or XLR type (phantom power), External Input Jack (1/4 inch phone type), MIDI Connectors (IN, OUT), Hold Pedal Jack, Expression Pedal Jack (1, 2), AC Inlet, USB Memory Connector
Display: 128 x 64 dots graphic LCD (with backlit)
External Storage Device: USB Flash Memory
Power Supply: AC 115 V, AC 117 V, AC 220 V, AC 230 V, AC 240 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Consumption: 16 W
Accessories: Owner's Manual, Leaflet "USING THE UNIT SAFELY", Audio Key Utility 3 Quick Guide, CD-ROM Audio Key Utility 3), Hands-free Microphone DR-HS5, USB Memory Protector, Hex Wrench, Hex Screw, Power Cord
- Keyboard Stand: KS-12
- Pedal Switch: DP Series
- Expression Pedal: EV-5