The Elka Rhapsody 610 was manufactured from 1975-1980 and was a popular string machine that offers 4 different sounds and was used by many artists through out the 1970's into the 1980's.
The Rhapsody's 4 built in sounds were Violin/Cello, Strings, Piano, and, Clavinet. The 4 sounds had dedicated faders on the front panel for volume and additionally 3 sliders to control decay for the Piano, Strings, and, Clavinet. Further there is 4 dedicated mute buttons for each sound.
Synthesis: Divide Down, Subtractive
Osc Modulation: Fader, Keyboard
Evelope Paramerters: Decay
Polyphony & Tuning
Patches RAM: 1
Patches ROM: 4
Keyboard: 61 keys
Controls: Buttons, Pads, Pedal - Volume
Audio Output Connections: 1/4" Phone Jack, Mono Out
Audio Output Count: 2
Audio Output Notes: 1 output dedicated to piano sound, 1 output for all sounds
Year Released: 1975
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