Los Angeles, CA, September 1, 2015
— Roland introduces the E-A7 Expandable Arranger, a fully featured,
versatile arranger keyboard for musicians needing professional-grade
sounds and authentic backing styles. Weighing in at just under 18
pounds, this self-contained, powerful, yet compact 61-note keyboard
dramatically reduces the amount of equipment needed to play a successful
with over 1,500 sounds spanning a variety of musical genres, the E-A7
also comes with an extensive library of backing styles from all over the
world – including authentic styles crafted by musicians in Asia, the
Middle East, Europe and South America.
sound expansion is possible via WAV file import and an onboard sampling
function that offers the ability to sample the sound of a traditional
instrument and use it as part of a musical performance. This ensures
that the E-A7 will stay up to date as musical styles change. Entire
performances can even be recorded to USB memory, enabling musicians to
evaluate how their performance sounded.
E-A7’s sophisticated arranger engine is optimized for live use with
over 150 dedicated controls for fast access to the most commonly used
functions, resulting in simple operation and fewer mistakes on stage.
a dual-screen design, the E-A7 is highly intuitive to use; backing
styles are on the left screen and sounds are shown on the right. This
design contributes to a straightforward and stress-free performance.
vocalists, the E-A7 offers a microphone input and dedicated vocal
effects bank, including an array of pro-quality reverbs and delays, all
of which can be edited to suit personal taste.