YES, You Can Play!
The PSR79 incorporates the Yamaha Education Suite™ (YES) a set of functions dedicated to making learning and practicing music easier than ever before. Yamaha Education Suite makes this keyboard more fun to play for novices and musicians. YES includes: No...
YES, You Can Play!
The PSR79 incorporates the Yamaha Education Suite™ (YES) a set of functions dedicated to making learning and practicing music easier than ever before. Yamaha Education Suite makes this keyboard more fun to play for novices and musicians. YES includes: Note Navigator - Shows the notes to play for built in songs; Intelligent Single Finger - All chords will play in the correct key; Chord Dictionary - Look up the notation and hand position for any chord.
Promote Your Musical Creativity
The PSR79 is the ultimate tool for practicing and learning to play music. This Yamaha Education Suite™ keyboard has a large easy-to-read LCD which displays a variety of helpful information such as tempo, measure, key signature and more. It also features an innovative Chord Guide which shows the names and fingerings of the chords you play. Whether you're a beginner or have some music background, the PSR79 is loaded with user-friendly functions to guide you through the exciting world of music.
YES Chord Guide, Smart Chord
Chord Guide: functions for developing left-hand playing skills. Smart Chord: a function which plays and displays the appropriate chords of any selected key signature. With most other keyboards you have to press two or three notes to play minor and seventh chords. Smart Chord, plays the correct chord in any given key just by pressing a single key, allowing you to concentrate on your performance.
YES Chord Dictionary
For learning chords and their relationships, Yamaha's exclusive Chord Dictionary will show you how to play any chord as well as display the chords as you're playing.
YES Melody Guide Functions
Melody Guide functions for developing right-hand playing skills.
100 Popular Songs
The PSR79 contains one hundred fully arranged songs for you to enjoy.
Melody Guide Waiting Mode and Minus One Mode
Waiting Mode: Waiting mode automatically pauses playback until you press the correct key — perfect for practicing at your own pace; Minus One Mode: Great for beginners, Minus One mode mutes the melody line so you can play it yourself while the keyboard accompanies you with a full orchestra. The Owner's Manual also includes a quick guide to chord theory.
100 Realistic Voices
Choose from one hundred dynamic AWM voices digitally sampled from actual instruments.
Your Very Own Portable Grand™ Piano
The PSR79 uses digital stereo samples of an actual grand piano to achieve the remarkable and expressive piano tone. And with a touch of a button, the keyboard will automatically have Piano Multi Pad settings and an Internal Piano Song on standby, ready for you to enjoy. By pressing the Style button, Piano Accompaniment Styles will be available as well. A built-in Metronome function can also be selected anytime by pressing the icon-shaped button.
100 One Touch Settings
The One Touch Setting feature sets the optimal parameters for each music style.
Exclusive Piano Styles
The PSR79 contains "piano-only" styles designed especially for playing piano melodies. All Piano Styles provide full left-hand accompaniment by using single-finger chords.
100 Music Styles to Accompany You
From Dance and Rock to Country and Waltz, the PSR79 has one hundred full arranged music styles to back your performance. Each style has its own Intro, Main A/B, and Ending variations, plus four Fill-in patterns* for added musical expression. You can change the progression of the accompaniment by playing the chords or simply by pressing a single key. *Piano Style selections #91-100 do not have Fill-in patterns.
Two Multi Pads add a creative touch to your music by letting you trigger various drum sounds or musical phrases.