Messe 2010 – Roland Gaia SH-01

The Roland GAIA SH-01 is an exciting update to the SH-201 that features 3 fully independent SH-201 style synths along with audio & MIDI over USB! New to the SH-01 is an expanded effects section in which you can create your own effects chains and you also now have the added ability to save your patches patches to a USB memory stick over the limited number of user slots on the SH-201. Expected retail is about 650$.

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Resources:

Quick Start Guide

Technical Info:

keyboard 37 keys (velocity sensitive)
Maximum Polyphony 64 voices

Sound Generaor Section
Virtual analog synthesizer sound generator (Number of part: 1)
(Oscillator + Filter + Amp + Envelopes + LFO) x 3
PCM sound generator (Number of parts: 15)
Patch Memory Preset: 64 User: 64

OSC Section
Oscillator waveform SAW, SQUARE, PULSE/PWM, TRIANGLE, SINE, NOISE, SUPER SAW
Knobs/Sliders PITCH, DETUNE, Pulse Width, Pulse Width Modulation
Envelope Attack, Decay, Envelope Depth
Modulation Oscillator Sync, Ring Modulation
(Tone 2’s OSC 2 is applied as modulation to Tone 1’s OSC 1.)

FILTER Section
Filter Type LPF, HPF, BPF, PKG (-12 dB/-24 dB)
Knobs CUTOFF, RESONANCE, KEY FOLLOW
Envelope Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release, Envelope Depth
AMP Section
Knobs LEVEL
Envelope Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release

LFO Section
LFO Shape TRIANGLE, SINE, SAW, SQUARE, Sample&Hold, Random
Knobs/Sliders RATE, FADE TIME, PITCH DEPTH, FILTER DEPTH, AMP DEPTH
Tempo Sync ON/OFF

Effects
DIST Distortion, Fuzz, Bit Crash
FLANGER Flanger, Phaser, Pitch Shifter
DELAY Delay, Panning Delay (with tempo sync function)
REVERB Reverb
LOW BOOST Low Boost
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Controllers
Pitch Bend/Modulation lever
D BEAM Controller
Arpeggiator Preset pattern: 64
Phrase Recorder User: 8