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E-MU - 49 Professional keyboard for stage or studio

E-MU  - 49 Professional keyboard for stage or studio
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Brand: E-MU
Model: SHORTboard
Name: 49 Professional keyboard for stage or studio
Category: Music Equipment > Keyboards
Condition: Brand New
List Price: $439.00
Our Price: $349.00
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The E-MU SHORTboard 49 is a professional 49-note USB/MIDI instrument ideal for the stage or studio. The instrument sports an all new E-MU synthesizer chip capable of 16-part multitimbral, 128-voice professional sample playback with 32-bit reverb and chorus effects and comes packed with a 64MB sound set that includes a General Midi bank and a complete range of classic keyboard sounds such as: Grand Pianos, Electric Pianos, B3s, Clavinets, and Solina-Moog-OB-Prophet-Juno-TB synthesizer leads and basses.

Easy to setup and use
Designed to operate as a stand alone instrument, the SHORTboard 49 can operate on USB, wall adapter, or even battery power. To use with a computer, just plug in and go! With the Kensington slot and dual headphone jacks, the SHORTboard 49 is ideal for academic and institutional settings.

The SHORTboard 49 also has a built in wireless transmitter that, when combined with an E-MU PIPEline™ receiver and a set of batteries, enables a totally wireless playing experience! (PIPEline is E-MU's new wireless stereo transceiver system designed for musicians).


  • E-MU 8030-based sound-engine with 128-voice polyphony
  • Over 192 built in sounds featuring 64 custom E-MU classic keys presets and a full GM bank with drums
  • 128-voice polyphony
  • 16-part multitimbral synthesizer
  • Reverb and Chorus effects
  • User-definable split keyboard (for playing two sounds at once)
  • Synthesizer controller knobs (double as MIDI controllers)
  • 49-note velocity sensitivity keyboard with aftertouch
  • Pitch and Mod Wheels
  • Data control slider
  • Octave transpose buttons
  • Built-in wireless E-MU PIPEline audio transmitter
  • MIDI Input and Output jacks (the MIDI jacks can also function as a MIDI interface for your computer)
  • Dual 1/4” headphone jacks
  • Can be bus-powered via USB, DC adapter, or batteries


  • Audio line output (left and right) ¼" Unbalanced jacks
    • Sustain foot pedal input jack
    • Volume control pedal input jack
    • MIDI in/out jacks
    • 2 ¼" stereo headphone output jacks
    • PIPEline™ wireless transmitter channel selector (3-channels)
    • 8 velocity curves
    • More than 192 presets
    • Weight: 12 lbs
    • Dimensions (L x W x D): 32.5" x 11.5" x 3"
  • Retail Box Contents
    • SHORTboard 49 performance keyboard
    • SHORTboard 49 operation manual
    • USB cable
    • 5V DC universal power adapter