Arranger Workstation

G-1000: Arranger Workstation


The G-1000 Arranger Workstation is the flagship model of Roland’s G-Series of intelligent arranger keyboards. It offers exciting features like a built-in Zip drive, a truly elegant user interface, smart panel layout, and of course, a full complement of the latest expressive music styles developed by professional musicians worldwide.

  • 76-note velocity-sensitive intelligent arranger keyboard w/ aftertouch
  • Newly-developed sound palette featuring 1,152 sounds and 43 drum sets
  • Full 64-voice polyphony and 32-part multitimbral capability
  • 128 onboard music styles ranging from Classical to Jazz, Rock, Pop, Techno and Reggae, including 16 Acoustic styles
  • Style Database, Disk Style Link, User Style Composer and SMF-to-Style Converter allow quick song/style creation
  • 89 onboard digital effects with front-panel slider control
  • New Play & Search function lets users locate songs by playing a musical phrase on the keyboard
  • Internal Iomega® Zip™ drive and external SCSI port
  • Smart user interface with two programmable function pads
  • Note that this product is no longer in production. Similar capabilties can be found in the VA-5/7/76 V-Arranger Keyboards.


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