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#664957 - 04/02/06 08:41 PM Question about the P250
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Registered: 04/01/06
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Loc: New Orleans
I'm considering purchasing a P250 in the near future. I have a question I hope an owner can answer.

Is there an accesory to fit the p250 with a sheet music holder?

I haven't had any luck locating one online.

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#664958 - 04/02/06 09:03 PM Re: Question about the P250
kokomo61 Offline
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Registered: 01/21/06
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Loc: Herndon, VA
The P250 (and P200 and probably CP300) come with a removable music holder.
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#664959 - 04/02/06 09:48 PM Re: Question about the P250
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Originally posted by kokomo61:
The P250 (and P200 and probably CP300) come with a removable music holder. [/b]
Thanks for the reply. I was told by a couple of vendors that it wasn't included.

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#664960 - 04/02/06 11:34 PM Re: Question about the P250
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One more question.

Is it hard to record a track (sequence) with P250?

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#664961 - 04/03/06 09:59 AM Re: Question about the P250
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Don't know yet - I've got mine out of the box and ready to set up, but because work is crazy this week, and we're leaving for Puerto Rico this Thursday, I won't be able to touch it until at least next Tuesday......even though I REALLY want to play it.
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#664962 - 04/03/06 11:26 AM Re: Question about the P250
Bob Muir Offline
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Registered: 11/01/03
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Loc: Lakewood, WA, USA
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Is it hard to record a track (sequence) with P250?
No more difficult than any other midi keyboard.

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#664963 - 04/03/06 07:26 PM Re: Question about the P250
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 Quote:
Originally posted by Bob Muir:
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Is it hard to record a track (sequence) with P250?
No more difficult than any other midi keyboard. [/b]
I'm not familar with sequencing on any MIDI keyboard. Do you just select a track and a instrument and record?

Or, is it more complicated?

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#664964 - 04/03/06 07:36 PM Re: Question about the P250
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Registered: 06/21/05
Posts: 374
You may want to review the P-250 Owner's Manual. It may answer some of your questions. Please see link below:

http://www2.yamaha.co.jp/manual/pdf/emi/english/synth/P250E1.pdf

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#664965 - 04/03/06 11:17 PM Re: Question about the P250
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Thanks, hawk85

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#664966 - 04/05/06 10:07 PM Re: Question about the P250
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lol! I just "chatted" with an associate at Musician's Friend and they told me that the P250 does not come with a music rest.

They quoted me $1999. I still can't find a price less than $1899.

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#664967 - 04/08/06 03:12 PM Re: Question about the P250
Copper Offline
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Registered: 06/17/05
Posts: 1043
Loc: Virginia
Take a look in the manual that hawk85 pointed to above. There is a music rest setup procedure in the manual.
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#664968 - 04/09/06 07:30 PM Re: Question about the P250
Laurens Offline
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Registered: 04/19/05
Posts: 193
Loc: The Netherland
My P250 came with a music rest. It is way back to back of the instrument though, which may not be ideal.

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#664969 - 04/10/06 02:06 AM Re: Question about the P250
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 Quote:
Originally posted by p250:
lol! I just "chatted" with an associate at Musician's Friend and they told me that the P250 does not come with a music rest.[/b]
I just checked the manual again. It specifically states (page 6) that a music rest is included. However, on a P-250, the music rest does not attach to the top of the keyboard, but rather to the "back" of the keyboard via two round holes (see page 16). This may be why the sales associate would think it doesn't come with one.

You can see the mounting holes in photos at http://www.yamahasynth.com and the following link lists the included accessories: http://www.yamahasynth.com/products/p250/specifications.html.

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#664970 - 04/20/06 09:57 AM Re: Question about the P250
RandomThoughts Offline
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Registered: 07/27/04
Posts: 106
Loc: Canada
One nice thing about the music rest on the P250 is that if you leave it off, there's enough surface on the top to put a laptop.

I use the laptop screen as my music rest unless I'm working in Finale (which, by the way, I'm not that great at - it's sorta Photoshop level complexity) where I'm using the screen.

So pretty nice, that way.
But yeah, the rest was included and I'm sure you got one with yours (saw your other thread).

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