Big City Music says that the $1,995.00 Mellotron M4000D Digital Mellotron is on the way – they expect to have stock in September.
The M-4000 Digital Mellotron is a 24-bit digital, uncompressed audio playback unit with 100 Mellotron and Chamberlin sounds. All 100 sounds are immediately accessible.
According to Big City, “The front panel user interface in the pictures and on the unit presented at NAMM was a prototype version. The production screens are very high quality and are capable of showing pictures of the actual instruments.”
- 100 instantly accessible authentic Mellotron & Chamberlin sounds
- Beautiful 24-bit digital, uncompressed audio
- Custom built wooden keyboard with ebony key tops
- Dimensions: 34″ width x 19 3/4″ depth x 5 1/4″ height (86cm x 50cm x 13.4cm)
- Weight: 38 pounds
Extra cartridges of 100 additional sounds are expected to be available later this year.
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