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Roland SH-2000

SH-2000 (image courtesy of Roland)

Released: 1977

MSRP: no


Swaps controls for aftertouch and more presets, including a preset only EG Architecture Class: Conventional (subtractive).

Ebay Description:

The Roland SH-2000 is a 37 key (aftertouch sensitive), monophonic analog synthesizer, featuring a single oscillator, resonant low-pass filter, LFO, portamento, S/H, and 30 presets.


Form Factor Dimensions Weight Audio Input Audio Output Communication Port Control Input Control Output Switch Input Power
37 keys W:865mm (34in) D:266mm (10.5in) H:133mm (5.2in) 11kg (24.2lbs) no mono no no no no 10W AC


Compatibility Multitimbral Memory Program Memory External Storage External Programming UI Input UI Output
- N/A preset:30 no no buttons/sliders LED


Multitimbral Polyphony Unison Architecture
no 1 no VCO->VCF->VCA


Effects Pan Modulator Volume Modulator Headphone
no no aftertouch EG/preset LFO no


Arpeggiator Arpeggiator External Sequencer Sequencer Memory Sequencer External Continuous Program Change
no N/A no N/A N/A no no


Key Pressure Chord Memory External Control External Sustain Key Scaling Velocity Curves
yes no no no no no


Name Signal Class Waveform Octave Range Amplitude Modulator Harmonics Modulator Pitch Modulator Wave Assign Modulator
VCO analog preset preset no no aftertouch portamento LFO S/H no


Name Signal Class IC Resonant Shape Frequency Modulator Resonance Modulator Shape Modulator
VCF analog ? yes low pass EG LFO no no


Name Level Rate Loop Polarity Trigger Level Modulator Rate Modulator
EG preset preset no no key LFO no no


Name Waveform Delay Polarity Sync Delay Modulator Level Modulator Rate Modulator
LFO ? yes no no no aftertouch no
Conventional Models
RS-101 RS-202 RS-505 RS-09 SA-09 VP-330 SH-3 SH-5
SH-1000 SH-2000 SH-7 SH-1 SH-2 SH-09 SH-101 MC-202
CMU-810 TB-303 CMU-800 Juno-6 Juno-60 MKS-10 Juno-106 Juno-106s
HS-60 MKS-7 Juno-1 HS-10 Juno-2 HS-80 MKS-50 Jupiter-4
MRS-2 Jupiter-8 Jupiter-6 MKS-80 JX-3P MKS-30 GR-700 JX-8P
JX-10 MKS-70