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High-end sounds taken from the INTEGRA sound module
The FA-06 contains over 2000 sounds from the flagship INTEGRA-7 sound module, including SuperNATURAL synth, acoustic tones and drums, giving you ultimate freedom. You can add even more tones via internal wave sound expansion slots or download sounds for free from Roland's Axial sound library.
Onboard sampler, sequencer and high-grade effects
The FA-06's onboard sampler is based on the SP-40SX and features 16 pads x 4 banks and direct recording/playback via SDHC cards. A multitude of studio quality effects including 16 independent MFX engines, six COMP+EQ processors for drums, unique TFX (total effects) and global EQ, chorus and reverb mean you can polish your sounds completely. You can tweak tones, effects and external MIDI devices in real time with six user assignable Sound Modify knobs.
Roland have completely reimagined the workstation to maximise creativity and versatility. A 16 track sequencer with non stop loop recording makes it easy to build songs quickly. You can export your sequencer tracks to an SDHC card as a complete stereo mix or as a multitrack audio or MIDI data for use in your DAW.
Portable, lightweight and robust design
The FA-06 workstation is light and mobile with an 61 note Ivory Feel-G keyboard that delivers a premium performancs. It also makes it easy to transport, weighing only 5.7kg. Connect a mic, guitar or stereo line level device to the FA-06, which includes a high-speed USB audio interface, great for music production or playing live.
Flexible connectivity options
This Roland workstation has guitar/mic and line input jacks for performing, sampling and DAW audio recording. A dedicated input reverb provides ambience for both performing and recording. USB ports allow for sound expansion data, updates and audio/MIDI interfacing with a computer. MIDI communication with an iPad is also possible using Apple's iPad Camera Connection Kit.
With onboard templates for Logic, Cubase and Sonar, the FA-06 will fit right into your existing DAW setup, eliminating the need to spend time learning another workflow. With the touch of a button you can instantly configure the workstation for use with your DAW via USB thanks to the streamlined interface with a large colour LCD screen. D-Beam, Rhythm Pattern, Arpeggiator and Chord Memory functions are all available tools to expand your creative palette.
Instantly capture ideas
The on board 16-track sequencer is always recording, therefore will capture your ideas as they happen without risk of missing a take. Once the creative juices are flowing you can add finishing touches on board or export your sound to your DAW. Enjoy fast, flexible and frustration free workflow with the Roland FA-06 Music Workstation.
- Powerful music workstation for music creation and live playing
- 61-note velocity-sensitive keyboard for fluid playability
- 2000 genre-defying sounds taken from the Integra 7 sound module
- Versatile SuperNATURAL synth engine
- 16-track sequencer allows you to create songs and sequences with ease
- SP-404SX style sampler with 16 pads
- Six assignable Sound Modify knobs allows you to adjust tonality and effects in real-time
- Large colour LCD display
- One button instant configuration for use with your favourite DAW
- D-Beam allows you to interact with sounds via hand movement
- Guitar and microphone inputs for sampling and recording vocals and melodies
- Keyboard Section: 61 keys (with velocity)
- Power Supply: AC Adaptor
- Current draw: 1,300 mA
- Quick Start
- Leaflet "USING THE UNIT SAFELY"
- SD Card (installed in the product when shipped from the factory)
- SD Card Protector (installed in the product when shipped from the factory)
- AC Adaptor
- Power Cord
- Options (sold separately):
- Keyboard Stand (*1): KS-18Z, KS-j8
- Pedal Switch: DP series
- Expression Pedal: EV-5
- USB Flash Memory (*2)
- Wireless USB Adapter: WNA1100-RL
- *1 When using the KS-18Z and KS-J8, ensure that the height of the unit is one meter or lower.
- *2 Use USB Flash Memory (supports USB 2.0 Hi-Speed Flash Memory) sold by Roland. We cannot guarantee operation if other products are used.
- Width: 1008 mm (39-11/16 inches)
- Depth: 300 mm (11-13/16 inches)
- Height: 101 mm (4 inches)
- Weight: 5.7 kg (12 lbs. 10 oz.)
For more official roland sounds visit Axial.roland.com
Axial is the official Roland tone library site where you can download new sounds for your Roland synthesizer that have been specially designed by top programmers.