|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.
|Engine Detailed||4 Preset sounds, Violin/Cello, Strings, Piano, and, Clavinet. Upper and Lower settings|
|Envelope (VCA)||3x Decay (Piano and clav shared)|
Produced:||1975 - 1980
||Y: Yes, N: No, N/A: Not Applicable
||Voltage Controlled Oscillator
||Digital Controlled Oscillator
||Low Frequency Oscillator
||Voltage Controlled Filter
||Voltage Controlled Amplifier
||As with a piano, the harder you hit a key, the louder the sound, unlike most organs which always produce the same loudness no matter how hard you hit a key.
||Pressing a key after you activated it. Channel Aftertouch, no matter which key, it will send a Channel message. Poly Aftertouch, sends the pressure per key instead of the whole channel.
|Values for OSC, LFO, Filter, Envelope are per voice unless stated otherwise.