Many convenient features, such as the ability to make audio recordings of your own performance and voice as you sing along, give the CVP-503 outstanding flexibility. With its synthetic ivory finished GH3 keyboard, it achieves high performance standards.
Offering a huge range of tones thanks to Pure CF Sampling and AWM Dynamic Stereo Sampling.*1
Pure CF Sampling gives CVP models a piano sound with superb tonal response and faithfulness to the original sound. They also benefit from AWM Dynamic Stereo Sampling, which samples sounds at up to three levels according to keystroke strength, allowing the expression of delicate sound nuances. In addition to piano sounds, there are hundreds of other instrument sounds are available, so you can enjoy all types of instruments from strings to percussion while you’re playing the piano.
*1 AWM stands for Advanced Wave Memory.
A keyboard so well made, it feels like you're playing a grand piano.
Graded Hammer (GH) technology gives the CVP501 a remarkably natural piano touch and expressive response.
Familiar pieces are even more fun to play, thanks to a wide range of selectable auto accompaniment Styles.
A special feature of the CVP model is a wide selection of Styles that you can use for automatic accompaniment. All you do is play chords with your left hand, and you have your own personal backing band! You can add an intro or ending, or insert a fill-in. Styles such as Ballad, Dance and Country allow you to perform in any genre. In addition, the style guitar parts have been improved to produce even more natual guitar phrasing.
Let Music Finder select the right style for the piece you want to play.
Don't know the accompaniment Style or Voice best suited to the number you want to play? Music Finder is the perfect solution. You simply select a song title or keyword, and the appropriate Style, Voice and effects are automatically set. It’s like having a professional arranger help you out whenever you want.
Music Finder+ lets you access a huge online library.
Music Finder+ provides access to an online library of song setups that you can download directly to your Clavinova. The setups are free and available individually as Records or in convenient groups as Collections. The library offers over 4,000 Records and is constantly growing. You can search for your favorite songs and add them to your Clavinova. Music Finder+ also has useful Performance Guides that contain digital sheet music to help beginners learn how to play.
Direct internet access. Quick access to a wide selection of musical data.
With Internet Direct Connection and a LAN port, you have easy access directly from your Clavinova to a wide variety of musical data at a specialized website. Many services are conveniently available, such as finding and listening to a piece that you want to learn how to play.
USB port further expands convenience.
You can store performance data in an optional USB storage device using the To Device terminal, and connect the Clavinova to a PC via a single USB cable using the To Host terminal.
USB Audio for recording your own performance.
You can store your own performances, complete with singing (or playing a solo instrument) into a microphone connected to the Clavinova (or even an ensemble with a guitar plugged into the MIC. / LINE IN), in a USB storage device as an audio file.* These files can be used in a variety of ways, such as transferring them to a PC for friends to hear or using them to prepare original CDs. You can also play the audio files* and enjoy accompanying yourself on the Clavinova.
* .WAV files
Large LCD is easy to see and understand.
Musical notation and text are clearly displayed on a large screen, making the many functions easier to use. The screen not only shows the musical notation, it can display lyrics, chords and text files made on a PC via simple operations.*
* Capable of handling lyrics and chord data recorded in standard MIDI files.
Guide functions to support performance.
A ball jumps along the musical notation shown on the display in time with the performance, letting you see where to play at a glance. Guide lamps show which keys to play next, and cause the accompaniment to wait until the correct note is played before moving along, making it easier to master a piece.
Stylishly elegant cabinets.
88-Key GH3* Keyboard with synthetic ivory keytops
*Graded Hammer 3
|Sound Source||4-step AWM Dynamic Stereo Sampling|
|Pure CF Sampling||Yes|
|Tone generation||Stereo Sustain samples, Key-Off samples|
|Voice Selection||398 Voices + 480 XG Voices + 19 Drum / SFX Kits + GM2 +GS (GS Voices for GS Song playback)|
|S. Articulation! Voice||No|
|S. Articulation 2! Voice||No|
|Reverb||42 preset + 3 user|
|Chorus||71 preset + 3 user|
|dsp||DSP 1: 271 preset + 3 / DSP 2: 128 preset + 10 user|
|Master EQ||5 preset + 2 user|
|Part EQ||27 parts|
|Vocal Harmony||60 preset + 10 user|
|Free Play Styles||No|
|Fingering||Single Finger, Fingered, Fingered On Bass, Multi Finger, AI Fingered, Full Keyboard, AI Full Keyboard|
|OTS (One Touch Setting)||4 for Each Style, OTS Link|
|Music Finder||Preset, Edit|
|Guide||Follow Lights, Any Key, Karao-Key, Vocal CueTIME, Guide Lamp|
|Performance Assistant Technology||Yes|
|Recording (16 Record Channels)||Quick Recording, Multi Recording, Stop Recording, Song Editing|
|Sheet Music Book||Yes|
|Internet Direct Connect||LAN Port,Wireless Game Adaptor (LAN Port), External Adaptor (via USB TO DEVICE)|
|Flash Memory (Internal)||About 2.4 MB|
|USB Flash Memory||Yes|
|Other (via USB TO DEVICE)||Floppy Disk (2HD, 2DD), Hard Disk, Memory Card (SmartMedia, etc.) with External Adaptor|
|Tempo Range||5 - 500, Tap Tempo|
|Metronome||Bell on/off, Human Voices (5 Languages)|
|Registration Memory||8 Buttons, Regist. Sequence / Freeze|
|Display||320 x 240 dots QVGA monochrome 5.7" LCD|
|Display Item||Music Score, Lyrics, Text|
|Other Functions||Demo, 6 Languages for Display (English, Japanese, German, French, Spanish, Italian), Direct access, Piano reset Button (incl. Piano Lock), Tranpose (Keyboard/Song/Master), 9 Scale Types|
|Pedals (Functions)||Volume, Sustain, Sostenuto, Soft, Glide, Song Play/Pause, Style Start/Sop, etc.|
|USB Connections||USB TO HOST, USB TO DEVICE (1)|
|Other Connectors||PHONES x 2, MIDI (IN, OUT, THRU), AUX PEDAL, AUX IN (L / L + R, R), AUX OUT (L / L + R, R), MIC(INPUT VOLUME, MIC. / LINE IN), LAN|
|Amplifiers / Speakers|
|Amplifiers||40W x 2|
|Speakers||(6 5/16" + 1 15/16") x 2 ([16cm + 5cm) x 2]|
|Cabinet Finish||Polished Ebony, Dark Rosewood|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)|
|CVP-503PE||56 3/8" x 24 3/16" x 34 15/16" [1432 x 614 x 888mm]|
|CVP-503||56 3/8" x 24 1/8" x 34 13/16" [1432 x 613 x 885mm]|
|CVP-503PE||160 lbs, 15 oz (73 kg)|
|CVP-503||156 lbs, 8 oz (71 kg)|
|Optional Accessories||Headphones: HPE-160 / HPE-170, Foot Switch: FC-4/FC-5, Foot Controller: FC-7, USB-FDD Unit: UD-FD01|
*Specifications are subject to change without notice.