Nord Electro 6 Specification

Performance features

  • Three independent sound sections Organ, Piano and Sample Synth that can be used simultaneously as a layer or a split
  • 6 Keyboard Split points (C3-F5) with Split Point Crossfade functionality 
  • Organize/Page mode: Group sets of up to four Programs into Pages, and arrange these using the Organize mode
  • 4 Live Slots
  • External keyboard feature: Freely assign sound engines to be controlled by an external keyboard, while others are played from the Nord Electro 6.

Global features

  • Nord Electro 6D 61: 61-key (5 octaves, C-C) Velocity sensitive Semi Weighted Waterfall keyboard
  • Nord Electro 6D 73: 73-key (6 octaves, E-E) Velocity sensitive Semi Weighted Waterfall keyboard
  • Nord Electro 6 HP: 73-key (6 octaves, E-E) Velocity sensitive Hammer Action Portable keyboard

ORGAN SECTION

  • C2D B3 Tonewheel, B3 Bass, Vox, Farfisa and 2 Pipe organ models 
  • User adjustable percussion levels, percussion decays and key click level
  • Vibrato / Chorus Control with separate functionality for each model (the classic C1, C2, C3, V1, V2, V3 options for the B3, Vibrato for the Farfisa, Chorus/Detune for Pipe organ models )
  • 3 Tonewheel modes: select the level of "vintage" desired
  • Dual Organ mode for control of two independent manuals
  • Manual Organ mode
  • Mount for Half-Moon Switch on Electro 6D 61/73
  • Nord Electro 6D 61/73: 9 Physical drawbars
  • Nord Electro 6 HP: Digital LED drawbars

PIANO SECTION

  • 1 GB memory dedicated to the Nord Piano Library
  • Categories: Grand, Upright, Electric, Digital, Layer and Clav/Harpsichord
  • Each category can contain several different models.
  • All pianos can be replaced using the Nord Sound Manager application
  • Advanced String Resonance-control (Gen 2)
  • Soft Release
  • EQ/Filter
  • 4 Dynamic Curves
  • Stereo pianos and samples can be played back in mono
  • 120 Voices polyphony for Piano Library sounds. 

Sample Synth Section

  • 512 MB memory dedicated to the Nord Sample Library
  • All samples can be replaced using the Nord Sound Manager application
  • The Sample Synth section comes shipped with an extensive selection of one hundred samples from the Nord Sample Library
  • Attack and Decay/Release control
  • 4 levels of dynamic velocity control
  • Velocity sensitive low pass filter
  • 30+ Voice polyphony for Sample Library sounds.

 

    EFFECTS SECTION

    • All effects in Stereo

    Effect 1

    • Pan, Tremolo, Wah and Ring Modulator
    • Three selectable depths for the Pan and Tremolo, rate controlled with the Effect 1 Rate knob
    • Tremolo, Pan, Ring-Mod and Wah can be controlled with Control Pedal

    Effect 2

    • Phaser 1, Phaser 2, Flanger, Chorus 1, Chorus 2 and Vibe 
    • Two selectable depths for each effect

    Amp Simulations

    • Comp/Amp - three amp/speaker simulations, compressor, C2D 122 rotary speaker, Tube Overdrive
    • Drive/Compression amount controlled with the Drive knob
    • Rotary speed controls - Slow, Fast and Stopped
    • Close or Normal microphone placement for 122 Rotary Speaker simulation
    • User adjustable rotary treble and bass rotor speeds and acceleration rates
    • Three band EQ, with sweepable mid. +/- 15 dB gain/attenuation

    Master Effects

    • Dedicated Reverb with 3 modes - Room, Stage and Hall - all with optional Bright Mode and Dry/Wet control
    • Dedicated Delay Effect - Rate, Amount, Tap-tempo and Stereo Ping Pong

    CONNECTIONS

    • 2 Audio outputs L & R - ¼", 6,35 mm jacks, unbalanced
    • 1 Monitor input - 1/8", 3,5 mm stereo jack
    • 1 Headphone output - ¼", 6,35 mm stereo jack
    • 1 Control pedal input - ¼", 6,35 mm TRS stereo jack, like Yamaha FC7, Roland EV-7, Roland EV-5, Korg EXP2 and Korg XVP10.
    • 1 Sustain pedal input - ¼", 6,35 mm jack. Use a momentary pedal, like e.g, Roland DP-2, DP-6, Yamaha FC-4, FC-5, Fatar VFP1-25 etc.
    • 1 Rotary Speaker speed switch pedal input - ¼", 6,35 mm jack. Use a momentary pedal or a switch type pedal
    • MIDI In, MIDI Out - 5 pin DIN connectors
    • USB - type B connector - for transferring sounds and USB MIDI
    • IEC C14 power connector

    Connections Nord Electro 4

    INCLUDED ACCESSORIES

    • User Manual
    • Power cord

    DIMENSIONS

    • Nord Electro 6D 61: 900 mm (35.4") x 97 mm (3.8") x 296 mm (11.7")
    • Nord Electro 6D 73: 1066 mm (42") x 97 mm (3.8") x  296 mm (11.7")
    • Nord Electro 6 HP: 1074 mm (42.3") x 121 mm (4.8") x 344 mm (13.5")

    WEIGHT

    • Nord Electro 6D 61: 8.1 kg (17.85 lbs)
    • Nord Electro 6D 73: 9.2 kg (20.28 lbs)
    • Nord Electro 6 HP: 11.4 kg (25.13 lbs)
    Specifications subject to change without notice. *Steinway, Wurlitzer, Hohner, Clavinet, Farfisa and Vox are trademarks of their respective owners and are not affiliated or associated with Clavia. These trademarks are mentioned here as a reference to a sound only.