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Owner’s Manual
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SPECIAL MESSAGE SECTION
This product utilizes batteries or an external power supply (adapter). DO NOT connect this product to any power supply or adapter other than one described in the manual, on the name plate, or specifically recommended by Yamaha. This product should be used only with the components supplied or; a cart, rack, or stand that is recommended by Yamaha. If a cart, etc., is used, please observe all safety markings and instructions that accompany the accessory product. This product may also use “household” type batteries. Some of these may be rechargeable. Make sure that the battery being charged is a rechargeable type and that the charger is intended for the battery being charged. When installing batteries, do not mix batteries with new, or with batteries of a different type. Batteries MUST be installed correctly. Mismatches or incorrect installation may result in overheating and battery case rupture.

SPECIFICATIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE:
The information contained in this manual is believed to be correct at the time of printing. However, Yamaha reserves the right to change or modify any of the specifications without notice or obligation to update existing units. This product, either alone or in combination with an amplifier and headphones or speaker/s, may be capable of producing sound levels that could cause permanent hearing loss. DO NOT operate for long periods of time at a high volume level or at a level that is uncomfortable. If you experience any hearing loss or ringing in the ears, you should consult an audiologist. IMPORTANT: The louder the sound, the shorter the time period before damage occurs.

Warning:
Do not attempt to disassemble, or incinerate any battery. Keep all batteries away from children. Dispose of used batteries promptly and as regulated by the laws in your area. Note: Check with any retailer of household type batteries in your area for battery disposal information.

Disposal Notice:
Should this product become damaged beyond repair, or for some reason its useful life is considered to be at an end, please observe all local, state, and federal regulations that relate to the disposal of products that contain lead, batteries, plastics, etc. If your dealer is unable to assist you, please contact Yamaha directly.

NAME PLATE LOCATION:
The name plate is located on the bottom of the product. The model number, serial number, power requirements, etc., are located on this plate. You should record the model number, serial number, and the date of purchase in the spaces provided below and retain this manual as a permanent record of your purchase.

NOTICE:
Service charges incurred due to a lack of knowledge relating to how a function or effect works (when the unit is operating as designed) are not covered by the manufacturer’s warranty, and are therefore the owners responsibility. Please study this manual carefully and consult your dealer before requesting service.

ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES:
Yamaha strives to produce products that are both user safe and environmentally friendly. We sincerely believe that our products and the production methods used to produce them, meet these goals. In keeping with both the letter and the spirit of the law, we want you to be aware of the following:

Model Serial No. Purchase Date

Battery Notice:
This product MAY contain a small non-rechargeable battery which (if applicable) is soldered in place. The average life span of this type of battery is approximately five years. When replacement becomes necessary, contact a qualified service representative to perform the replacement.

PLEASE KEEP THIS MANUAL
92-BP (bottom)

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FCC INFORMATION (U.S.A.)
1. IMPORTANT NOTICE: DO NOT MODIFY THIS UNIT!
This product, when installed as indicated in the instructions contained in this manual, meets FCC requirements. Modifications not expressly approved by Yamaha may void your authority, granted by the FCC, to use the product. not guarantee that interference will not occur in all installations. If this product is found to be the source of interference, which can be determined by turning the unit “OFF” and “ON”, please try to eliminate the problem by using one of the following measures: Relocate either this product or the device that is being affected by the interference. Utilize power outlets that are on different branch (circuit breaker or fuse) circuits or install AC line filter/s. In the case of radio or TV interference, relocate/reorient the antenna. If the antenna lead-in is 300 ohm ribbon lead, change the lead-in to co-axial type cable. If these corrective measures do not produce satisfactory results, please contact the local retailer authorized to distribute this type of product. If you can not locate the appropriate retailer, please contact Yamaha Corporation of America, Electronic Service Division, 6600 Orangethorpe Ave, Buena Park, CA90620 The above statements apply ONLY to those products distributed by Yamaha Corporation of America or its subsidiaries.

2. IMPORTANT: When connecting this product to accessories and/
or another product use only high quality shielded cables. Cable/s supplied with this product MUST be used. Follow all installation instructions. Failure to follow instructions could void your FCC authorization to use this product in the USA.

3. NOTE: This product has been tested and found to comply with the
requirements listed in FCC Regulations, Part 15 for Class “B” digital devices. Compliance with these requirements provides a reasonable level of assurance that your use of this product in a residential environment will not result in harmful interference with other electronic devices. This equipment generates/uses radio frequencies and, if not installed and used according to the instructions found in the users manual, may cause interference harmful to the operation of other electronic devices. Compliance with FCC regulations does

* This applies only to products distributed by YAMAHA CORPORATION OF AMERICA.

(class B)

OBSERVERA!
Apparaten kopplas inte ur växelströmskällan (nätet) så länge som den ar ansluten till vägguttaget, även om själva apparaten har stängts av. ADVARSEL: Netspæendingen til dette apparat er IKKE afbrudt, sålæenge netledningen siddr i en stikkontakt, som er t endt — også selvom der or slukket på apparatets afbryder. VAROITUS: Laitteen toisiopiiriin kytketty käyttökytkin ei irroita koko laitetta verkosta.
(standby)

COMPLIANCE INFORMATION STATEMENT (DECLARATION OF CONFORMITY PROCEDURE)
Responsible Party : Yamaha Corporation of America Address : 6600 Orangethorpe Ave., Buena Park, Calif. 90620 Telephone : 714-522-9011 Type of Equipment : Digital Keyboard Model Name : PSR-S550/S550B This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: 1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and 2) this device must accept any interference received including interference that may cause undesired operation. See user manual instructions if interference to radio reception is suspected.
* This applies only to products distributed by YAMAHA CORPORATION OF AMERICA. (FCC DoC)

This product contains a high intensity lamp that contains a small amount of mercury. Disposal of this material may be regulated due to environmental considerations.
For disposal information in the United States, refer to the Electronic Industries Alliance web site: www.eiae.org
* This applies only to products distributed by YAMAHA CORPORATION OF AMERICA. (mercury)

IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR THE UNITED KINGDOM Connecting the Plug and Cord
IMPORTANT. The wires in this mains lead are coloured in accordance with the following code: BLUE : NEUTRAL BROWN : LIVE As the colours of the wires in the mains lead of this apparatus may not correspond with the coloured makings identifying the terminals in your plug proceed as follows: The wire which is coloured BLUE must be connected to the terminal which is marked with the letter N or coloured BLACK. The wire which is coloured BROWN must be connected to the terminal which is marked with the letter L or coloured RED. Making sure that neither core is connected to the earth terminal of the three pin plug.
• This applies only to products distributed by Yamaha-Kemble Music (U.K.) Ltd. (2 wires)

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When you are not using the product for a long time. place heavy objects on it. the following: Power supply/AC power adaptor • When removing the electric plug from the instrument or an outlet. or if there is a sudden loss of sound during use of the instrument. or damage to the instrument or other property.PRECAUTIONS PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE PROCEEDING * Please keep this manual in a safe place for future reference. immediately turn off the power switch. make sure that the AC outlet you are using is easily accessible. and have the instrument inspected by qualified Yamaha service personnel. but are not limited to. Do not open • Do not open the instrument or attempt to disassemble the internal parts or modify them in any way. or place containers on it containing liquids which might spill into any openings. or radio may generate noise. • When setting up the product. such as candles. The required voltage is printed on the name plate of the instrument. Location • Do not expose the instrument to excessive dust or vibrations. disconnect the adaptor plug from the outlet. or in a car during the day) to prevent the possibility of panel disfiguration or damage to the internal components. • Check the electric plug periodically and remove any dirt or dust which may have accumulated on it. the following: Power supply/AC power adaptor • Only use the voltage specified as correct for the instrument. or roll anything over it. TV. or if any unusual smells or smoke should appear to be caused by it. If it should appear to be malfunctioning. Otherwise. discontinue use immediately and have it inspected by qualified Yamaha service personnel. Even when the power switch is turned off. and do not excessively bend or otherwise damage the cord. If you notice any abnormality • If the AC adaptor cord or plug becomes frayed or damaged. or during electrical storms. use it near water or in damp or wet conditions. damages. • Never insert or remove an electric plug with wet hands. short-circuiting. If any liquid such as water seeps into the instrument. but are not limited to. always hold the plug itself and not the cord. electricity is still flowing to the product at the minimum level. use the provided screws only. Using the wrong adaptor can result in damage to the instrument or overheating. near a heater. turn off the power immediately and unplug the power cord from the AC outlet. These precautions include. The instrument contains no user-serviceable parts. • Unplug the AC power adaptor when not using the instrument. mobile phone. Fire warning • Do not put burning items. • Do not use the instrument in the vicinity of a TV. • Do not place the instrument in an unstable position where it might accidentally fall over. remove all connected adaptor and other cables. Doing so can result in lower sound quality. If some trouble or malfunction occurs. or possibly cause overheating in the outlet. or other electric devices. A burning item may fall over and cause a fire. fire or other hazards. • Before moving the instrument. make sure to unplug the power cord from the wall AC outlet. Then have the instrument inspected by qualified Yamaha service personnel. immediately turn off the power switch and disconnect the plug from the outlet. CAUTION Always follow the basic precautions listed below to avoid the possibility of physical injury to you or others. WARNING Always follow the basic precautions listed below to avoid the possibility of serious injury or even death from electrical shock. • Do not connect the instrument to an electrical outlet using a multiple-connector. on the unit. radio. When attaching the stand or rack. or extreme cold or heat (such as in direct sunlight. or place it in a position where anyone could walk on. • Do not place the AC adaptor cord near heat sources such as heaters or radiators. These precautions include. trip over. • Use the specified adaptor (page 135) only. • Use only the stand specified for the instrument. (3)-12 1/2 4 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . the instrument. Water warning • Do not expose the instrument to rain. stereo equipment. Failure to do so could cause damage to the internal components or result in the instrument falling over.

. The illustrations and LCD screens as shown in this owner’s manual are for instructional purposes only. Do not use paint thinners. turn off the power for all components. If this happens. solvents. • Do not use the instrument or headphones for a long period of time at a high or uncomfortable volume level. • Do not rest your weight on. use a soft. Even when the power switch is in the “STANDBY” position. plastic or rubber objects on the instrument. • The company names and product names in this Owner’s Manual are the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. since this can cause permanent hearing loss. make sure you unplug the AC power adaptor from the wall AC outlet. Ltd.Connections • Before connecting the instrument to other electronic components. set all volume levels to minimum. or data that is lost or destroyed. ● Trademarks • The bitmap fonts used in this instrument have been provided by and are the property of Ricoh Co. Also. Saved data may be lost due to malfunction or incorrect operation. Before turning the power on or off for all components. or other objects into the gaps on the panel or keyboard. dry cloth. If you experience any hearing loss or ringing in the ears. Always turn the power off when the instrument is not in use. or chemical-impregnated wiping cloths. metallic. and do not use excessive force on the buttons. • To protect against data loss through media damage. When you are not using the instrument for a long time. Save important data to a USB storage device/external device such as a computer (page 98). Backing up the USB storage device/external media Handling caution • Do not insert a finger or hand in any gaps on the instrument. • Never insert or drop paper. Maintenance • When cleaning the instrument. Save data you want to keep to the Registration Memory (page 85). be sure to set the volumes of all components at their minimum levels and gradually raise the volume controls while playing the instrument to set the desired listening level. • Windows is the registered trademarks of Microsoft® Corporation. or place heavy objects on the instrument. Saving data Saving and backing up your data • The panel settings and some other types of data are not retained in memory when you turn off the power to the instrument. Then have the instrument inspected by qualified Yamaha service personnel. (3)-12 2/2 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 5 . Yamaha cannot be held responsible for damage caused by improper use or modifications to the instrument. • Do not place vinyl. cleaning fluids. turn off the power immediately and unplug the power cord from the AC outlet. we recommend that you save your important data onto two USB storage devices/external media. electricity is still flowing to the instrument at the minimum level. since this might discolor the panel or keyboard. consult a physician. and may appear somewhat different from those on your instrument. switches or connectors.

musical scores and sound recordings. WAVE data. regardless of manufacturer. as well as greater expressive control over Voices and effects. DISTRIBUTE OR USE ILLEGAL COPIES. without limitation. XF The Yamaha XF format enhances the SMF (Standard MIDI File) standard with greater functionality and open-ended expandability for the future. The GM mark is affixed to all software and hardware products that support GM System Level. 6 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Copying of the commercially available musical data including but not limited to MIDI data and/or audio data is strictly prohibited except for your personal use. DON’T MAKE. Any unauthorized use of such programs and contents outside of personal use is not permitted under relevant laws. and was developed by Yamaha specifically to provide more Voices and variations. Such copyrighted materials include. MIDI files. and to ensure compatibility of data well into the future. It is a serial interface for connecting a computer with peripheral Devices. Logos GM System Level 1 “GM System Level 1” is an addition to the MIDI standard which ensures that any GM-compatible music data can be accurately played by any GM-compatible tone generator. XG XG is a major enhancement of the GM System Level 1 format. The instrument is capable of displaying lyrics when an XF file containing lyric data is played. USB USB is an abbreviation for Universal Serial Bus. style files.This product incorporates and bundles computer programs and contents in which Yamaha owns copyrights or with respect to which it has license to use others’ copyrights. STYLE FILE The Style File Format is Yamaha’s original style file format which uses a unique conversion system to provide high-quality automatic accompaniment based on a wide range of chord types. Any violation of copyright has legal consequences. all computer software. It allows “hot swapping” (connecting peripheral devices while the power to the computer is on).

Congratulations and thank you for purchasing the Yamaha PSR-S550! Please read this owner’s manual carefully before using the instrument in order to take full advantage of its various features. Make sure to keep this manual in a safe and handy place even after you finish reading. • • • • Music rest Accessory CD-ROM Owner’s manual (this book) AC Power Adaptor (May not be included depending on your particular area. Please check that you have them all. Please check with your Yamaha dealer.) PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 7 . Accessories The instrument package includes the following items. and refer to it often when you need to better understand an operation or function.

■ Save and Recall Panel Settings to Registration Memory This convenient function lets you save a ‘snapshot’ of your custom panel settings—up to 64 complete “Registrations. you can create and save your own original Styles for even greater versatility. flute. or any of an extensive range of Voices. Pages 83 and 94 8 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . If the Song contains lyric and chord data*.” These can be called up instantly any time you need them—perfect for making broad sound/effect changes when playing live! Page 77 8 banks x 8 presets = 64 Registrations ■ Easy Performance with Music Notation Display When you play back a Song. by using violin to play it instead. This is a great way to learn how to read music. Page 30 ■ Save and Load Data to USB Flash Memory or Computer These data organization tools let you store your original User Songs or custom panel settings (Registration Memory) to a USB Flash Memory device or a computer.Special Features of the PSR-S550 ■ Play a Variety of Instrument Voices Page 17 The instrument voice that sounds when you play the keyboard can be changed to violin. ■ Play Along with Styles Page 23 Want to play with full accompaniment? Try the auto-accompaniment Styles. the corresponding score will be shown on the display as the Song plays. harp. * No lyrics or chords will appear on the display if the Song you are using with the score display function does not contain the appropriate lyric and chord data. the lyrics and chords will also appear on the score display. What’s more. The accompaniment styles provide the equivalent of a full backing band covering wide variety of Styles from waltzes to 8-beat to samba … and much more. for example. then load the data back to the instrument as needed. Experience a whole new world of musical variety. You can change the mood of a Song written for piano.

.. 77 Recalling a Registration Memory........................................................................................................................... 8 Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions 55 Setting Up 10 Power Requirements ................................... 74 MIXER 75 Playing Styles 22 Mixer Display ......................................................................................... 89 Connections 90 Backup and Initialization 39 Backup .......................................... 116 Style List ............ 18 Playing Different Voices with the Left and Right Hands —LEFT .................................................. 33 Multi-track Recording Procedure ....................Contents Logos......................................................................................... 75 Track ON/OFF and other parameter controls .......................................... 14 Rear Panel ........................................................................................................................................................................................................ 51 EQ settings .............................. 88 Playing Songs or Styles Saved to USB Flash Memory .............................................................................. 85 Saving a User Song or User Style ...... 135 Index .......... 134 Specifications .................................... 65 Basic Operation ............................................................................................................ 34 Song Clear—Deleting User Songs ............................................................. 90 Connecting a Personal Computer ........... 25 Memorize Your Favorite Panel Settings 77 Playing with the Music Database Using Songs 26 27 Saving to the Registration Memory ............... 55 One Touch Setting........................................................ and Pause ....... 47 Pitch Bend .... 11 Changing the Display language ............................................................................................ 40 The Displays...................... 78 Registration Clear—Deleting a Specified Registration Memory................................................................................................................................................................................................. 53 Changing the pitch of the instrument in octaves ............................ 6 Accessories ................. 47 Adding DSP ......... 27 Song Fast Forward.... 66 Parameter Settings............... 63 Panel Controls and Terminals 14 Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) 64 Front Panel ................................ 73 Muting Independent Song Parts ............................................... 30 Displaying the Lyrics....................................................................................................................................... 12 Adjusting the LCD CONTRAST control ............ 29 Displaying the Song Score ............................................................................................................................... 58 Setting the Split Point ..................................................... 12 Pattern Variation (sections) ...................................... 76 Select a Styles Rhythm ........................................................... 110 Drum Kit List ............... 96 Basic Operation ........................................................................................... 45 Changing the Chorus Type ........................................................................... 95 Transferring Data Between the Computer and Instrument ...... 31 Selecting and Setting Functions ................................................................................................................................................ 15 Quick Guide Playing Songs Try playing a variety of Instrument Voices 16 17 Style Structure . 17 Playing Two Voices Simultaneously—DUAL.............................................................................................................................................................................. Style Files................................................................................................ 61 User Style ........................... 10 Connecting a Footswitch (SUSTAIN Jack)............................ 38 Using USB Flash Memory . 43 Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide 99 Important Notices about the CD-ROM....... Fast Reverse........................................................................................... Song Files or MDB Files ......................... 10 Connecting Headphones (PHONES/OUTPUT Jack) ....................................... 46 Panel Sustain ............................................................................................................................................. 107 Messages ........................ 59 Playing a Style with Chords but without Rhythm (Stop Accompaniment) .................................................... 22 Playing Along with a Style ................................................................................. Recording and Saving .............................................................................. 72 A-B Repeat ............................................................................ 23 Playing Auto-accompaniment Chords ............. 94 Initial Send ......... 121 Music Database List ................... 64 Main Display of the Style Creator ................................................. 19 Playing Drum Kits . 39 Basic Operation and Displays 40 Connectors .............................. 99 Contents of the CD-ROM .......................................................................................................................................................................................................... 54 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 9 .. 64 Follow the Style Creator instructions...................... 132 MIDI Data Format ...................................................................... 75 Basic operation ...................... 48 Using Various Functions 49 Playing with the metronome ............. 87 Deleting Data from USB Flash Memory .............. 72 Changing the Tempo ...................................................................................... 79 The Functions Using USB Flash Memory 80 83 Selecting and Listening to a Song ............... .................................. 21 Song Volume . 44 Changing the Reverb Type ............................................................................................. 122 Voice Effect Type List ................................................................................................................... 92 Transferring Performance Data to and from a Computer ...................................................................... 67 Song Settings 72 Select and Play a Voice ........... 83 Formatting USB Flash Memory .......... 32 Quick Recording Procedure .................................................. 84 Saving the Registration Data ................................. 136 Adding Harmony.................................................... 42 MAIN Display Items ............ 52 Pitch Controls .............. 100 Software Installation .. 28 Types of Songs .............................................. 90 Connection to a USB Storage Device ............... 60 Chord Basics ........................................................................................................................... 63 Playing Styles Using the Entire Keyboard ............................................................... 49 Using Tap Start ............................................................... 51 Touch Response ................................. 10 Connecting to a Computer (USB Terminal)......................................................................................................................... 11 Turning the Power On ................................................................................................. 101 Reference Playing with the Effects 44 Appendix Troubleshooting ................................................................................................................................................................ 125 MIDI Implementation Chart..................... 60 Adjusting the Style Volume........................................ 80 Recording Your Own Performance 32 Track Configuration ................................................. 39 Initialization.... 86 Loading Registration Files................................................................................................................. 37 Track Clear—Deleting a Specified Track From a User Song ................. 58 Variation Change and OTS (OTS LINK).................................................................................. 108 Voice List .................. 7 Special Features of the PSR-S550 .........................................

CAUTION • Unplug the AC Power Adaptor when not using the instrument. or during electrical storms. mixer. NOTE • Make sure that the footswitch plug is properly connected to the SUSTAIN jack before turning on the power. • Do not press the footswitch while turning the power on. Doing this changes the recognized polarity of the footswitch. Power Requirements Make sure that the [STANDBY/ON] switch of the instrument is set to STANDBY. stereo system. be sure to set the volumes of all devices at their minimum levels and gradually raise the volume controls while playing the instrument to set the desired listening level.Setting Up Be sure to do the following operations BEFORE turning on the power. doing so may not only result in ear fatigue. • Use the specified adaptor (page 135) only. CAUTION • To prevent damage to the speakers. The PHONES/ OUTPUT jack also functions as an external output. Plug the AC adaptor into an AC outlet. Failure to observe these cautions may result in electric shock or equipment damage. The instrument speakers are automatically shut off when a plug is inserted into this jack. Make all necessary connections below BEFORE turning the power on. 10 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . resulting in reversed footswitch operation. AC outlet Connecting a Footswitch (SUSTAIN Jack) The sustain function lets you produce a natural sustain as you play by pressing a footswitch. The use of other adaptors may result in irreparable damage to both the adaptor and the instrument. • Avoid listening with the headphones at high volume for long periods of time. or other line-level audio device to send the instrument’s output signal to that device. Plug the Yamaha FC4 or FC5 footswitch into this jack and use it to switch sustain on and off. it may be damaging to your hearing. tape recorder. Connecting Headphones (PHONES/OUTPUT Jack) Connect the power adaptor’s DC plug to the power supply jack. You can connect the PHONES/OUTPUT jack to a keyboard amplifier. set the volume of the external devices at the minimum setting before connecting them. Also.

If no backup data exists on flash memory. Doing so can damage the flash memory and result in a loss of data. turn the instrument’s power on. • Install the USB MIDI driver on your computer from CD-ROM (see page 101). make sure you unplug the AC power adaptor from the wall AC outlet. When you are not using the instrument for a long time. CAUTION • Never attempt to turn the power off when a “Writing.Setting Up Connecting to a Computer (USB Terminal) Turning the Power On Turn down the volume by turning the [MASTER VOLUME] control to the left and press the [STANDBY/ON] switch to turn on the power. electricity is still flowing to the instrument at the minimum level. then use a USB cable to connect the instrument to the computer. CAUTION • Even when the switch is in the “STANDBY” position.. Connect the instrument’s USB terminal to the USB terminal of a computer. and you can transfer performance data and Song files between the two (page 96).” message is shown in the display. • Install the MusicSoft downloader on your computer from the website (see page 103) Backup data in the flash memory is loaded to the instrument when the power is turned on. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 11 . Press the [STANDBY/ON] switch again to turn the power OFF. After making the connections. To use the USB data-transfer features you’ll need to do the following: • First. make sure the POWER switch on the instrument is set to OFF. all instrument settings are restored to the initial factory defaults when the power is turned on.

Language item The currently selected language Select a display language. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. The currently selected display language will appear below the “Language” item. 12 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . The default display language is English. CAUTION • Looking at the display for a long period of time in the dark may cause eyestrain or damage to your eyesight. but if you switch to Japanese the lyrics. file names and some messages will be displayed in Japanese where appropriate. Adjusting the LCD CONTRAST control Adjust the LCD CONTRAST control on the rear panel of the instrument for optimum display legibility. Press the CATEGORY [ < ] and [ > ] buttons a number of times until the “Language” item appears. Press the [FUNCTION] button.Setting Up Changing the Display language This instrument allows you to select English or Japanese as the display language. The [+] button selects English and the [-] button selects Japanese. The language selection will be stored in the internal flash memory so that it is retained even when the power is turned off. Make sure to use the instrument with as much ambient light as possible and also take adequate breaks and rest from use.

PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 13 .Setting Up ● Music Rest Insert the music rest into the slots as shown.

......................................................... page 74 !6 [MEMORY] button ...... page 77 !8 Style Part/Song Part [1/9]–[8/16]/ REGISTRATION MEMORY [1]–[8] buttons....................................... page 31 y [USB] button ... page 28 [A B] button .................................... [USER] buttons ..... page 23 INTRO [I]–[III] buttons ........ page 77 !7 REGIST BANK [+] and [-] buttons. page 42 @1 Dial ............ page 73 [ ] button................... page 53 !2 [METRONOME] button.................................pages 28.............. 41 !1 TRANSPOSE [+] and [-] buttons ............... page 27 u [REC] button .............. page 58 [AUTO FILL IN] button ......... page 55 [ACMP] button ... 41 14 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual !0 SONG CONTROL [r] button.............................................................. page 27 [SCORE] button ......... page 28 [f] button .....Panel Controls and Terminals e q w #3 #2 r y t u i !2 !4 !0 !1 !3 !5 !6 o !7 Front Panel q [STANDBY/ON] switch ................................ page 30 [LYRICS] button ............. 40 e [DEMO] button . page 49 !3 [TAP TEMPO] button .......... page 55 MAIN VARIATION [A]–[D] buttons .................. [I]–[III] buttons ....................... page 27 t SONG [PRESET].... pages 22............................. page 41 @2 [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons.. page 16 w [MASTER VOLUME] control.. page 33 i STYLE...................... pages 23......... 56 [START/STOP] button......................... page 57 [SYNC START] button ......pages 12... page 41 .......... pages 16............................... page 16 r [SONG MODE] button ................ page 55 ENDING/rit................................... page 28 [>/■] button...... page 51 !4 TEMPO [+] and [-] buttons................................................................................................................................................................................................. page 77 !9 Display .. page 22 o STYLE CONTROL [OTS LINK] button . 42 @0 [EXIT] button ......... page 55 [SYNC STOP] button . page 49 !5 [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button .......................................................

... page 47 [DSP] button...... page 44 [TOUCH] button .................................. page 10 #8 DC IN 16V jack... page 54 #2 [PITCH BEND] wheel...................................... page 21 #4 SUSTAIN jack................. page 83 @7 [FUNCTION] button ....................................... page 48 #3 Drum Kit ................ page 17 #0 VOICE CONTROL [LEFT] button .............. page 58 @9 VOICE ........... page 80 @8 ONE TOUCH SETTING [1]–[4] buttons ....................................... page 19 [DUAL] button ........................... page 41 @4 [EXECUTE] button.. page 10 #5 USB TO HOST and TO DEVICE terminals ...........................................................................................Panel Controls and Terminals !9 @4 @5 @0 !8 @3 @1 @2 @8 @6 @7 #0 @9 #1 Rear Panel #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 Rear Panel @3 CATEGORY [ < ] and [ > ] buttons ....... page 68 @5 [MDB] button ......................................... page 90 #6 CONTRAST knob ................................. page 26 @6 [FILE MENU] button ................................................. page 10 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 15 ............... page 51 [SUSTAIN] button ........ page 47 #1 UPPER OCTAVE [+] and [-] buttons ................ page 12 #7 PHONES/OUTPUT jack ........................................................................................................................... page 18 [HARMONY] button ..............................

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Playing Songs
Quick Guide

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This instrument include a Demonstration Song. Let’s start by playing the Demonstration Song.

Press the [STANDBY/ON] button until it locks in the ON position.
The Main display appears in the LCD.

VOICE name STYLE name SONG name Music Database name

Press the [DEMO] button to start the Demo.
The Demo display appears in the LCD. Gradually raise the [MASTER VOLUME] control while playing the instrument to set the desired listening level. The Demo Song will restart when playback reaches the end.

> Press the [>/■] button to stop Demo.
Operation automatically returns to the Main display.

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• The [DEMO] button doesn’t function when the Demo Cancel function is set to enable. (See page 82.)

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Try playing a variety of Instrument Voices
In addition to piano, organ, and other “standard” keyboard instruments, this instrument has a large range of realistic Voices—including guitar, bass, strings, sax, trumpet, drums and percussion, sound effects, and a wide variety of other musical sounds.

Select and Play a Voice
In this operation, you’ll select a Main Voice and play it on the keyboard.

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Select and press the desired Voice category button in the Voice section.
The Main Voice selection display will appear. The currently selected category name, Voice number and name will be highlighted. For this example, select the “Flute&Woodwind” category.

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MAIN VOICE selection display CATEGORY name

Current selected Voice

Select the Voice you want to play.
Look at the highlighted Voice name and rotate the dial. The available Voices will be selected and displayed in sequence. The Voice selected here becomes the Main Voice. For this example, select the “010 Flute” Voice.

Play the keyboard.

Try selecting and playing a variety of Voices. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display.
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Try playing a variety of Instrument Voices

Playing Two Voices Simultaneously—DUAL
This lets you select a second Voice which you can play in addition to the Main Voice. The second Voice is known as the “Dual” Voice.

Two Voices will sound at the same time.

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Press the [DUAL] button.
The [DUAL] button turns the Dual Voice on or off. When Dual Voice is turned on, the [DUAL] button is lit. The currently selected Dual Voice will sound in addition to the Main Voice when you play the keyboard.

[DUAL] button is lit

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Press and hold the [DUAL] button for longer than a second.
The Dual Voice selection display appears. The currently selected category name, Voice number and name will be highlighted.
Dual Voice selection display

The currently selected category

The currently selected Dual Voice Hold for longer than a second

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[LEFT] button is lit PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 19 . Playing Different Voices with the Left and Right Hands—LEFT In the Left mode you can play different Voices from the keys to the left and right of the keyboard “split point. The Voice selected here becomes the Dual Voice. 5 Play the keyboard. Look at the highlighted Voice name and rotate the dial.” The Main and Dual Voices can be played to the right of the split point. The available Voices will be selected and displayed in sequence. The [LEFT] button turns the left Voice on or off. Split point Left Voice Main Voice and Dual Voice 1 Press the [LEFT] button. Try selecting and playing a range of Dual Voices. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. while the Voice played to the left of the split point is the Left Voice. The currently selected Left Voice will sound when you play keys to the left of the keyboard split point.Try playing a variety of Instrument Voices 4 Select the Voice you want to play. select the “003 Marimba” Voice. The split point setting can be changed as required (page 59). For this example.

20 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 4 Select the Voice you want to play. select the “Guitar&Bass” category. Voice number and name will be highlighted. The available Voices will be selected and displayed in sequence.Try playing a variety of Instrument Voices 2 Press and hold the [LEFT] button for longer than a second. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. Try playing the selected Left Voice. For this example. Look at the highlighted Voice name and rotate the dial. The currently selected category name. select the “041 FolkGuitar” Voice. 5 Play the keyboard. The Voice selected here becomes the Left Voice. For this example. The LEFT Voice selection display will appear. Left Voice selection display The currently selected category The currently selected Left Voice Hold for longer than a second 3 Select and press the desired Voice category button in the VOICE section.

1 Press the [DRUM KIT] button.Try playing a variety of Instrument Voices Playing Drum Kits Drum Kits are collections of drum and percussion instruments. The “Drum Kit” category appears. A good Drum Kit to start out with is 001. 011 012 013 014 015 Drum Kit name Symphony Kit Cuban Kit PopLatin Kit Arabic Kit Arabic Kit2 NOTE Voice No. 016 017 018 019 Drum Kit name Arabic Mixture Kit Indian Kit Chinese Kit Chinese Mixture Kit 3 Play each key and enjoy the Drum Kit. When you select a violin or other normal instrument—as a Main Voice. If you select a Drum Kit as the Main Voice. for example—all keys produce the sound of the same violin. each key produces the sound of a different drum or percussion instrument. 006 007 008 009 010 Drum Kit name Room Kit Rock Kit Electro Kit Analog Kit Dance Kit Voice No. however. lo se at d Pe i-H da l at O pe n C ra sh C R ym id e ba C ym l 1 ba Ta l1 m bo ur C ow ine be ll Vi br as la p Bo ng o L C on ga H O pe Ti m n ba le Ag L og o L M ar ac as Sh ot C3 H S Ta wir l p Sn Sw ar irl e Sn R ar oll e S Ki oft ck So Ki ck ft Ti gh t Ki ck Sn Sn ar are e Fl T oo igh rT t om Fl oo rT L om Lo H w M To id m T M om id L To C H mH hi ig n h R ese To id C m e C ym y Sp mb bal la al C C sh C up ra sh ym ba C y R id mb l e al C ym 2 ba C Bo l 2 on ng ga o H H M C ute on Ti ga m L ba l Ag e H og o Sa C H m ba ab Sa W asa h m ba istl W eH h G istle W uiro L oo L d on W Blo g oo ck d B H C loc ui ca k L Tr O ia ng pe n le O Ji ng pen le B Be ells ll T re e Br us h h C Se Br us q lic k ui ca Tr Mut ia ng e l Sh e M u ak er te Br Br St Si O G C H H H H C Sh o la ve rt s ap Ta p ick la p C im t as ta pe n at C Sl ne R s h h St an d i-H i-H ui ro ick us us de C PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 21 . Example: 001 Standard Kit 1 • See the Drum Kit List on page 116. Drum Kits List Voice No. Standard Kit 1. only at different pitches. 2 Rotate the dial and select the Drum Kit you want to play (001–019). 001 002 003 004 005 Drum Kit name Standard Kit1 Standard Kit2 Hit Kit Jazz Kit Brush Kit Voice No.

The rhythm part is played using percussion instruments only. many more. The currently selected category name. Voice number and name will be highlighted. Style selection display The currently selected category The currently selected Style Your created Styles are stored to the [USER] button. See the Style list on page 121.ck Gui ui Q Playing Styles This instrument includes an auto-accompaniment feature that plays appropriate “Styles” (rhythm + bass + chord accompaniment) when you play left-hand chords. Select the Style you want to play. press the [START/STOP] button again. To stop playback. The available Styles will be selected and displayed in sequence. You can select from a wide variety of rhythmic types—rock. blues. The Style selection display appears. Let’s begin by listening to just the basic rhythm. Select a Styles Rhythm Most Styles include a rhythm part. and many. Look at the highlighted Style name and rotate the dial. The Style rhythm will start playing. Here’s how you can use the auto-accompaniment feature. You can select from 176 different Styles covering a range of musical genres and time signatures (see page 121 for a complete list of the available Styles). Press the [START/STOP] button. You can also select from the original Styles you’ve created on your own. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . samba. 1 2 3 22 e d Select and press the desired Style category button in the Style section.

To cancel or disable Sync Start.. [ACMP] button is lit. Here we’ll see how to add bass and chord accompaniment to the basic rhythm to produce a full. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 23 . rich accompaniment that you can play along with.Playing Styles Playing Along with a Style You learned how to select a Style rhythm on the preceding page. refer to page 59. When Sync Start is on. Press the [ACMP] button. The area of the keyboard to the left of the split point (54: F#2) becomes the “auto accompaniment region” and is used only for specifying the accompaniment chords. Pressing this button a second time will turn automatic accompaniment off. Auto accompaniment region 3 Turn Sync Start on. NOTE ● When automatic accompaniment is on . Press the [SYNC START] button to turn the Sync Start function on. Turn automatic accompaniment on. Flashes when Sync Start is on. 1 2 Select and press the desired Style category button in the Style section. press the button a second time to turn the Sync Start function off. Split point (54: F#2) • The Split point can be changed as required. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the Main display. the bass and chord accompaniment included in a Style will start playing as soon as you play a note to left of the keyboard split point..

Refer to “Pattern Variation (sections)” on page 55. Split point 5 Play a variety of left-hand chords while playing a melody with your right hand. This instrument will recognize even a single note as a chord. 24 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .Playing Styles 4 Play a left-hand chord to start the Style. You can still “play” chords even if you don’t actually know any chords. You can switch Style “sections” to add variety to the accompaniment. The chord will change according to the left-hand notes you play. Try playing from one to three notes at the same time to the left of the split point. Split point Auto accompaniment region 6 Press the [START/STOP] button to stop Style playback when you’re done.

Playing Styles

Playing Auto-accompaniment Chords
There are two ways of playing auto-accompaniment chords: ● Easy Chords ● Standard Chords The instrument will automatically recognize the different chord types. The keyboard to the left of the split point (default: 54/F#2) becomes the “accompaniment range.” Play the accompaniment chords in this area of the keyboard.
Split point (default: 54/F#2)

Root notes and the corresponding keys

Db Eb

F# G# Bb

Db Eb

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C D E F GA B C D E F

Accompaniment range

■Easy Chords

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■Standard Chords ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ●
This method lets you produce accompaniment by playing chords using normal fingerings in the accompaniment range of the keyboard.
● How to play Standard Chords [Example for “C” chords]
C

This method lets you easily play chords in the accompaniment range of the keyboard using only one, two, or three fingers.
C

• To play a major chord Press the root note of the chord.
Cm

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C m7

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● Multi Fingering and Full Keyboard
These let you select the accompaniment section of the keyboard for chord playing. (See the “Chord Fingering” section in the Function Setting List on page 81.) Multi Fingering: As explained above, the keys to the left of the split point (default: 54, F#2) become the accompaniment range. This method lets you play the accompaniment chords in the specified area of the keyboard, and is set as the default for the instrument. Full Keyboard: This lets you play the accompaniment chords freely from anywhere on the keyboard.
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Playing with the Music Database
You want to play music in your favorite Style, but you’re not sure how to select the best Voice and Style for the type of music you want to play, simply select the appropriate Style from the Music Database. The panel settings will automatically be adjusted for the ideal combination of sounds and Style!

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The music database selection display will appear. The currently selected category name, MDB number and name will be highlighted.

Select the desired Music Database which matches the music style or type you want to play.
Press [ < ], [ > ] category button when changing the MDB category. Referring to the Music Database List on page 122 of the manual, use the dial to select a music database. Select one that matches the music style of the Song you intend to play. For this example select “315 BigKissForDream” in the Swing category.

Play the chords with your left hand and the melody with your right.
The swing Style will start playing when you play a left-hand chord to the left of the split point (page 23). Refer to page 25 for information about playing chords.
Split Point

You can check the assigned Voice and Style at this point by pressing the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display.

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Using Songs
With this instrument the term “Song” refers the data that makes up a piece of music. In this section we’ll learn how to select and play Songs.

Selecting and Listening to a Song

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Select and press one of the Song category buttons, which corresponds to the type of Song you want to listen to.
[PRESET] : Nine preset Songs are available here. [USER] : This contains your recorded Songs and Songs loaded from USB flash memory/computer. [USB] : This contains USB Songs when a USB flash memory device is connected to the USB TO DEVICE terminal. The file name in USB flash memory can be shown as long as you’ve saved the data to the root directory or the next two levels (see page 91). The Song selection display will appear. The currently selected Song number and name will be highlighted.
Song Selection display

NOTE
• When the instrument is in the Song mode, the [SONG MODE] button is lit. When Style mode is enabled, the button is not lit.

Currently selected Song

Select a Song.
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Beethoven) 3 Annie Laurie (Traditional) 4 Nocturne 9-2 (Chopin) 5 Fossiles (Le Carnaval des Animaux) (C. NOTE • Some of the preset songs have been edited for length or arrangement. letting you fast forward [f]. Saint-Saëns) 6 Latin (Original) 7 Arabic (Original) 8 Bhangra (Original) 9 Wu Lin Hun (Original) User Songs (Songs you record yourself) or Songs transferred from a USB flash memory/computer (pages 96–98) Songs in a USB flash memory connected to the instrument (pages 87. Fast Reverse.v. 89) USER USB 3 Listen to the Song. and may not be exactly the same as the original. and pause [ ] playback of the Song. and Pause These are just like the transport controls on a CD player. You can stop playback at any time by pressing the [>/■] button again. FF Press the fast forward button to rapidly skip ahead to a later point in the Song. rewind [r].Using Songs PRESET Built-in Songs 1 Amazing Grace (Traditional) 2 OdeToJoy (L. Song start Song Fast Forward. PAUSE Press the pause button to pause playback. Press the [>/■] button to begin playback of the selected Song. 28 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . REW Press the fast reverse button to rapidly return to an earlier point in the Song.

......... PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 29 ....... ● ● ● ● Preset Songs (the nine Songs built into the instrument)..... User Songs (001–005) User Songs (loaded Songs) (006–) Song USB Songs Song Song Load Save/Load PRESET USER USB Play NOTE • Different internal memory areas are used to store user Songs and loaded Song files transferred from a computer..... USER Song numbers 006– USB Songs (Song data in the USB flash memory) ..Using Songs Types of Songs The following four types of Songs can be used by this instrument..... and vice versa. USER Song numbers 001–005.... Preset Song numbers 001–009.......... Connect USB TO HOST terminal and Transfer (page 96) Connect USB TO DEVICE terminal and Save/Load (page 90) Preset Songs (001–009) The nine Songs built into the instrument....... Computer USB flash memory Song Your own performance Song Record (page 32) Song Storage location.. loaded Songs and USB Song from storage to playback.......... user Songs...... Song numbers The chart below shows the basic operation flow for using the preset Songs.. Loaded Songs (Song data loaded from computer) .. User Songs (recordings of your own performances) .. User Songs cannot be directly transferred to the loaded Song area of the internal memory..........

Using Songs

Displaying the Song Score
This instrument is capable of display the scores (notation) of Songs. Scores can also be displayed for Songs loaded from USB flash memory or computer.

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Select a Song.
Follow steps 1 and 2 of the procedure described on page 27.

Press the [SCORE] button and a single-staff score will appear.
There are two types of score display: single-staff and double-staff. These are alternately selected each time the [SCORE] button is pressed.
Single-staff Marker Melody score
NOTE
• Both chords and lyrics will be shown in single-staff score display of a Song that includes chord and lyric data. • When there are many lyrics in a Song, they may be displayed in two rows a measure. • Some lyrics or chords may be abbreviated if the selected Song has a lot of lyrics. • Small notes that are hard to read may be easier to read after you use the quantize function (page 82).

Chord

Lyrics

Double-staff
NOTE
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The Song will begin playing. The triangular cursor will move across the top of the score to indicate the current location.

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Displaying the Lyrics
If a Song contains lyric data, the lyrics can be made to appear on the display. No lyrics will be displayed for a Song that contains no lyric data, even if the [LYRICS] button is pressed.

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Select a Song.
Follow steps 1 and 2 of the procedure described on page 27. Try to select the Preset SONG 001 or 003.
NOTE
• Songs downloaded from the Internet or commercially available Song files, including XF format files (page 6), are compatible with the lyrics display features as long as they are standard MIDI file format files containing lyric data. Lyrics display may not be possible with some files.

Press the [LYRICS] button.
The title, lyricist, and composer of the Song will appear on the display.

NOTE
• If the lyrics display shows garbled characters, try changing the display language (page 12).

Song title, Lyricist, Composer

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> Press the [>/■] button.
The Song will play back while the lyrics and chords are shown on the display. The lyrics will be highlighted to show the current location in the Song.

Lyrics and Chord

■ Preset Songs That Can be Used For Lyrics Display
Song No. 001 003 Song Name Amazing Grace Annie Laurie

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Recording Your Own Performance
You can record up to five of your own performances and save them as user Songs 001 through 005. Additionally, when a Song is playing the score will be shown on the display. This is a great way to learn how to read music. If the Song contains lyric and chord data, the lyrics and chords will also appear on the score display.

■ Recordable data When Style is off, tracks [1]–[16] can be recorded as melody tracks. When Style is on, tracks [1]–[8] can be recorded as melody tracks, and tracks [9]–[16] can be recorded as accompaniment tracks. ■ Recording methods ● Quick Recording.............. Immediately start recording by pressing the [REC] button. (see page 33) ● Multi Recording............... Specify the Song or Part number and then start recording. (see page 34)

Track Configuration
Generally, Song data consists of 16 tracks. On this instrument, you can record your performance step-bystep to each of tracks 1–16. For example, you can select the Main Voice for recording to Track 1, then set the Dual Voice to Track 2, and so on. (When the Quick Recording mode is selected, the playing parts and their corresponding tracks are set automatically.) ■ Recording track When Multi track recording is selected and accompaniment is off, you can specify the recording track [1]–[16] for melody, or when accompaniment is on, you can specify the tracks [1]–[8] for melody and [9]–[16] for accompaniment. The track button in [1/9]–[8/16] that has recorded data in the tracks is indicated in green, while the button that contains no data is unlit. Also the track numbers containing recorded data are indicated with framed rectangles in the display.

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Recording Your Own Performance ■ Example: Part settings in Multi Recording When Style is OFF Melody or other parts: 1–16 Track When Style is ON Melody or other parts Style tracks Track 1 Track 8 Track 9 Track 16 Track 1 Track 8 Track 9 Track 16 Main Voice part Left Voice part Other parts Main Voice part Left Voice part Other parts Style Quick Recording Procedure You can easily start recording your performance by simply pressing the [REC] button in the [SONG] mode. 1 Press the [REC] button. Performance parts are as follow: Tracks [9]–[16] will be set to recording ready mode automatically. the track number and part number of tracks are set automatically. • Change the Style or Tempo if necessary. NOTE • You can manually select the recorded user Song number if you select it before pressing the [REC] button. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 33 . REC ready Track 1 Track 2 Track 3 Tracks 9–16 Main Voice part Left Voice part Dual Voice part Accompaniment part Make sure to turn the Dual Voice or Left Voice on when recording the Dual Voice or Left Voice. The User Song number for recording will be selected automatically. In this case.

34 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .Recording Your Own Performance 2 3 Recording will start when you play the keyboard. Multi-track Recording Procedure You can set the recorded user Song number and the parts for tracks individually. Track numbers containing recorded data are indicated with framed rectangles. 1 From the MAIN display press the [USER] button. or 4 > Press the [>/■] button to play back the recording. then use the dial to select the user Song number (001–005) you want to record to. Current measure number Start recording > Stop recording by pressing the [>/■] or [REC] button.

g. press one of the track buttons [1/9]–[8/16] until the desired part is shown at the track button. • ACMP ON/OFF does not change while recording is in progress. CAUTION • If you record your performance to a track that contains previous data. the part is changed in order (e. MAIN. the previous data will be overwritten by the new data. Each time you press the button. DUAL. then select the recording part for each track (Part Assign).. • An assigned part cannot be specified to another track. press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button repeatedly until the desired item appears at the top on the display. When Style is ON: [TR 1–8] can only be selected for the Melody tracks. Press and hold Track 1 is set to the MAIN part. NOTE • If you want to cancel the record ready mode of a track. The REC indication will be highlighted in the display and operation will be set to record ready mode. • A maximum of three melody tracks can be recorded simultaneously. ◆ Selecting the part for the Melody track When Style is OFF: You can select the track for recording from [1]– [16]. simultaneously hold down the [REC] button and press again the track button you want to cancel. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 35 . the accompaniment will be automatically set to ON.Recording Your Own Performance 2 Press the [EXIT] button. ◆ Selecting the part for the Accompaniment track While holding down the [REC] button. LEFT) in the Main display. press the [ACMP] button. Press and hold ACMP is set to record ready mode. While holding down the [REC] button. NOTE • When ACMP track is set to REC ON. When changing the track function between [TR 1–8] and [TR 9–16].

When recording is started. if you press one of the ENDING/rit. You can also start recording by pressing the [ >/■] button. an appropriate ending pattern will play and then recording will stop. The newly recorded material will overwrite the previous data. Repeat steps 2 through 4 to record any of the remaining tracks. delete any unnecessary Song data by using Song clear or track clear then start recording again. a corresponding message is shown in the display and recording will be stopped. 36 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . In this case. You can listen to the previously recorded tracks by pressing the appropriate [1/ 9]–[8/16] buttons while recording.) Start recording 4 Stop recording by pressing the [>/■] or [REC] button. When recording stops. or Alternately. You can also mute previously recorded tracks (the muted tracks will not appear in the display) while recording new tracks (page 74). A message prompting you to confirm saving of the data will appear. and the measure number is shown in the Main display. Current measure number NOTE • When Song memory is full. [I]–[III] buttons while recording the ACMP track. ■ Redo the Recording Simply select the track you want to re-record for recording in the normal way. the display automatically returns to the Main display. ■ To Record Other Tracks. the current measure number will return to 001 and the recorded track numbers in the display will be shown in a box border.Recording Your Own Performance 3 Recording will start when you play the keyboard. (See page 37. 5 Save the recorded Song. Previously recorded track numbers are shown in a box border. Press the [+/YES] button.

specified track. Songs can also be cleared in the following way.Recording Your Own Performance 6 After the recording is completed: ◆ Play the User Song The operation is the same as that for Preset Songs (see page 27). A confirmation message will appear in the display. 2 The current Song number/name will be highlighted—use the dial to select the user Song (001 to 005) you want to play. Press [-/NO] to cancel the Song Clear operation. the data will not be recorded. Press and hold the TRACK [8] button for longer than a second while holding the TRACK [1] button. then press the [FILE MENU] button. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 37 . Even if you change the data while recording is in progress. NOTE • If you want to clear a single. refer to the Track Clear operation on page 38. 3 Press the [EXECUTE] button. Time signature Song Clear—Deleting User Songs This function clears an entire user Song (all tracks). NOTE • To execute the Song Clear function press the [+/YES] button. Style volume. Hold for longer than a second Press and hold A confirmation message will appear on the display. ◆ Save to USB flash Memory (see page 86) ● Data not to be recorded The following data is recorded before the beginning of the Song. Style number. 3 Press the [+/YES] button to clear the Song. 1 Confirm that USB memory is not inserted on the instrument. 1 2 From the MAIN display. 3 Press the [>/■] button. 4 Press [+/YES] button to clear the Song. select the user Song (001 to 005) you want to clear. 2 Rotate the dial and select a Song. The clear-in-progress message will appear briefly on the display while the Song is being cleared. 1 Press the [USER] button.

Hold for longer than a second. NOTE • To execute the Track Clear function press the [+/YES] button. Press [-/NO] to cancel the Track Clear operation. then press the [EXIT] button. Select the desired track: “TR 1–8” or “TR 9–16”. 3 Press and hold one of the track buttons ([1/9] to [8/16]) corresponding to the track you want to clear for longer than a second. Press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button a number of times until the desired item appears on the display. 1 2 From the MAIN display select the User Song (001 to 005) you want to clear. 38 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . A confirmation message will appear on the display.” to “TR 1–8” to “TR 9–16”. The item changes in order from “REGIST.Recording Your Own Performance Track Clear—Deleting a Specified Track From a User Song This function lets you delete a specified track from a User Song. 4 Press the [+/YES] button to clear the track. The clear-in-progress message will appear briefly on the display while the track is being cleared.

Chord fingering.Backup and Initialization Backup The following data items are automatically saved as backup data in the internal memory even if you turn the power off. ● Backup data • Registration memory • Auto Fill In On/Off • Following parameters in the Function display: Tuning. Song volume. If you want to change the language. use the Function settings. Style volume. simultaneously hold the highest white key on the keyboard and turn the power on by pressing the [STANDBY/ON] switch. NOTE • Language settings for the instrument cannot be changed in this operation. Touch sensitivity. TG mode Initialization This function erases all User Songs. and backup data in the instrument’s internal memory and restores the initial default settings and data. ■Backup Clear ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● To clear backup data in the internal memory. Master EQ type. Metronome volume. Demo cancel. To recall the default settings and data. Language. User MDB. Split point. simultaneously hold the highest white key on the keyboard and the three highest black keys and then turn the power on by pressing the [STANDBY/ ON] switch. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 39 . User Style or User MDB you have purchased will also be cleared. The backed up data will be erased and the default values restored. ■MEMORY Clear ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● To clear the User Song data. use the Initialization operation. The following initialization procedures are provided. Be sure to save any important data to a computer. User Song. SUSTAIN ON/OFF. Touch ON/OFF. CAUTION • When you execute the Clear operation. User Styles. User Style data or User MDB data that has been transferred to the internal memory from a computer.

● Song category Select the Song category you want to play ● USB Select the Song. Rotate counterclockwise to lower the volume. 1 USB 1 Song category 1 Style category 3 Display (pages 42. or Style in the USB memory. press another category button or use the Category [ < ].Basic Operation and Displays Basic Operation Overall PSR-S550 control is based on the following simple operations. 1 Use the category buttons to select a basic function or a CATEGORY. Rotate clockwise to increase the volume. 3 Starting/stopping a Song or Style. 2 Use the dial to select an item or value. [ > ] button. 40 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 1 Use category buttons to select a CATEGORY. ● Style category Select the Style category you want to play ● Voice category Select the Voice category you want to play * If you want to change the category. 43) 2 1 Voice category ● Volume Adjustment Adjusts the volume of the sound heard via the instrument’s speakers or a pair of headphones plugged into the PHONES jack.

[-/NO] buttons Press the [+/YES] button briefly to increment the value by 1. or counterclockwise to decrease its value. Press briefly to decrement. Pressing these buttons allow you to step in sequence through the categories. that most items or values that can be selected using the dial can also be selected using the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons. or press the [-/NO] button briefly to decrement the value by 1. Style or Voice. Please note however. Style or Voice category. Example: Voice selection display Previous category Next category 2 Use the dial to select an item or value. 41 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Press the [START/STOP] button after selecting the Song category or Style category to start playback of the selected Song or Style (rhythm). Currently selected category name Currently selected item ● Dial Rotate the dial clockwise to increase the value of the selected item. [ >] You can change the category after you’ve selected a Song. Press and hold either button to continuously increment or decrement the value in the corresponding direction. 3 Starting/stopping a Song or Style. Decrease Increase ● [+/YES]. When you select the category such as Song. Rotate the dial to continuously increase or decrease the value. the dial is recommended for selection simply because it is the easiest and most intuitive selection method. The item can be changed by using the dial or the [+/YES]. Press briefly to increment. [-/NO] buttons. the selected category name and item is shown on the display. In most procedures described throughout this owner’s manual.Basic Operation and Displays ● Category buttons [ <].

The FUNCTION display appears when the [FUNCTION] button is pressed. You can return to the MAIN display from any other display by pressing the [EXIT] button near the lower right corner of the display panel. The name of the current display appears at the top of the display. In the FUNCTION display you can use the CATEGORY [ < ] and [ > ] buttons (page 41) to select 51 different function items. You can see the “MAIN” indication at the top on the display. Press the CATEGORY button(s) as many times as necessary until the required function appears.Basic Operation and Displays The Displays ● Display names The display provides important. easy-to-understand indications for performing all operations. You can then use the dial or the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons to adjust the value of the function as required. ● MAIN Display Title Call up the Main display Most basic operations are carried out from the instrument’s MAIN display. ● FUNCTION display (page 80) The FUNCTION display provides access to 51 utility functions. Function item Value 42 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .

(page 73) USB status (page 83) Chord Display (page 25) Registration memory bank status (page 77) Song track status (page 74) Main Voice (page 17) Dual Voice (page 18) Left Voice (page 19) Style (page 22) Song (page 27) Music Database (page 26) PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 43 .Basic Operation and Displays MAIN Display Items The MAIN display shows all of the current basic settings: Song. It also includes a range of indicators that show the on/off status of a range of functions. Transpose (page 53) Measure number (page 36) OCTAVE (page 54) REGISTRATION memory / Song track indication Shows currently selected item: REGIST. TR 9–16 (page 74) Tempo (page 49. Style. Voice. 51) A-B Repeat Appears when the Repeat function is on for Song playback. TR 1–8..

NOTE • The Harmony notes can be added only to the Main Voice. the appropriate Harmony type for the currently selected Main Voice is automatically selected. Tremolo or Echo effects to the Main Voice. Keep holding down the keys. • When chord fingering is set to Full Keyboard. 2 Press and hold the [HARMONY] button for longer than a second. refer to the section below “How to sound each Harmony Type” as well as the Effect Type List.Reference erenc ef R Adding Harmony This feature adds Harmony. • Harmony types 23 to 26 (Trill) • Harmony types 15 to 18 (Echo) Hold down two keys. NOTE • When you press the [HARMONY] button to turn this feature on. not to Dual or Left Voices. • The keys left of the Split Point of the keyboard produce no Harmony notes when the Auto Accompaniment is on (ACMP ON lights). ● How to sound each Harmony Type • Harmony types 01 to 14 • Harmony types 19 to 22 (Tremolo) Keep holding down the keys. You can adjust the Harmony Volume in the Function Settings (page 82). e Playing with the Effects 3 Use the dial to select a Harmony type. Hold for longer than a second Currently selected Harmony type. 1 Press the [HARMONY] button to turn the Harmony function on. The effect and operation of each Harmony type is different—for details. The [HARMONY] button lights indicating that Harmony is on. press the [HARMONY] button again. the Harmony function is turned off automatically. 44 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . To turn Harmony off. The currently selected Harmony type will be displayed. Refer to the Effect Type List on page 125 for information about the available Harmony types. Try playing the keyboard with the Harmony function. Press the right-hand keys while playing chords in the Auto Accompaniment range of the keyboard when the Auto Accompaniment is on (page 23).

(See page 81). 2 Press the CATEGORY [<] and [>] but- tons as many times as necessary to call up Reverb Type. When you select a Style or Song the optimum reverb type for the Voice used is automatically selected. use the operation described below. Selected Reverb Type Refer to the Effect Type List on page 126 for information about the available Reverb Types. If you want to select a different reverb type. and Left Voices. The currently selected Reverb Type will be displayed. 3 Use the dial to select a Reverb Type. ● Adjusting the Reverb Level Reverb Type You can individually adjust the amount of reverb that is applied to the Main. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button to call up the FUNCTION display. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 45 .Playing with the Effects Changing the Reverb Type Reverb enhances the sound of the Voices with the rich ambience of a concert hall. Dual. You can check the sound of the selected Reverb Type by playing the keyboard.

Selected Chorus Type Chorus Type Refer to the Effect Type List on page 127 for information about the available Chorus Types. You can check the sound of the selected Chorus Type by playing the keyboard. and Left Voices. (See page 81). The currently selected Chorus Type will be displayed. ● Adjusting the Chorus Level You can individually adjust the amount of Chorus that is applied to the Main. Dual. When you select a Style or Song the optimum Chorus Type for the Voice used is automatically selected. 3 Use the dial to select a Chorus Type. If you want to select a different Chorus Type. 46 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 2 Press the CATEGORY [<] and [>] but- tons as many times as necessary to call up Chorus Type. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button to call up the FUNCTION display. use the procedure described below.Playing with the Effects Changing the Chorus Type The Chorus effect creates a thick sound that is similar to many of the same Voices being played in unison.

Refer to the DSP Type List on page 128 for information about the available DSP types. The sustain function does not affect the Left Voice. for example. Use it when you want to add sustain to the Voices at all times. The currently selected DSP type will be displayed. Adding DSP A total of 178 DSP effects can be added to the Main. The amount of change differs depending on the selected Voice. NOTE • When DSP is turned on. the currently playing Voices may not sound as expected. the optimum DSP type for the current Voice is automatically selected. since the Song or Style has its own DSP type which replaces any selection you’ve made before loading. The [DSP] button lights indicating that DSP is on. press the [DSP] button again. These range from reverb-like ambience effects to distortion and other dynamic processing tools that let you enhance the sound. For this reason. A similar phenomenon occurs when you use the [f]. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 47 . NOTE • DSP is term of abbreviated form of Digital Signal Processor and it uses a micro processor to change the audio in various ways. Hold for longer than a second 3 Use the dial to select a DSP type. To turn DSP off. NOTE • For certain Voices. This is normal. The [SUSTAIN] button lights indicating that Sustain is on. when you play a newly loaded Song or Style. • The volume of the currently playing Voice changes when turning DSP on or off. This is not a malfunction. DSP Type 1 Use the [DSP] button to turn the DSP function on.Playing with the Effects Panel Sustain This function adds sustain to the keyboard Voices. regardless of footswitch operation. Dual and Left Voices. [r] buttons or A-B Repeat function during Song playback. the sustain effect may not be obvious or audible. • The DSP type is an overall setting—only one type can be selected. [DSP] button lights when DSP is on. or completely transform it. even when the panel sustain function is turned on. 2 Press and hold the [DSP] button for longer than a second. Currently selected DSP type. Press the [SUSTAIN] button to turn the sustain function on.

Playing with the Effects Pitch Bend The pitch bend wheel can be used to add smooth pitch variations to notes you play on the keyboard. NOTE • Pitch Bend is not applied to the Left Voice when accompaniment is turned on. you can produce remarkably realistic string-bending effects. You can change the amount of pitch bend produced by the wheel. Roll the wheel upward to raise the pitch. If you use this feature with a Voice such as the “042 Overdrive” guitar Voice (page 17). as described on page 81. or downward to lower the pitch. 48 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .

” Tempo value 3 Rotate the dial and select ON (sound) or OFF (mute). Beat number NOTE • The tempo can be changed by either pressing the TEMPO [+]/[-] buttons repeatedly or holding them down. Play and set the tempo that is most comfortable for you. ■Mute the bell ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● You can mute the Metronome bell which sounds at the first beat of each measure. press the [METRONOME] button again. ● ● ● ● ● 2 Press the CATEGORY [<] and [>] but- tons as many times as necessary to call up “Bell. To stop the metronome. ■Set the metronome tempo 1 Press the TEMPO [+]/[-] buttons to call up the tempo setting and use the buttons to raise or lower the tempo.erenc ef R Playing with the metronome This instrument includes a metronome with adjustable tempo and time signature. Tempo Time Signature Press the [EXIT] button to return to the Main display. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 49 . ■Turn the metronome on● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Press the [METRONOME] button to start the metronome. e Using Various Functions 2 Use the dial to select a tempo from 5 to 280. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button.

Select 3 for this example. For this example. 3 Press the CATEGORY [>] button once to call up the Time Signature Denominator display. eighth note. the Bell will sound on the first beat of each measure. NOTE • When playing the Song or Style the beat value cannot be changed. while a metronome “click” will sound on all others. 8. 2 Press the CATEGORY [<] and [>] but- tons as many times as necessary to call up Metronome Volume. When the Bell setting is on. or 16 (half note. 50 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .Using Various Functions ■Changing the Time Signature ● ● ● In this example we’ll set up a 3/8 time signature. 4. Metronome volume 3 Use the dial to set the metronome volume. Number of beats per measure Note value (the note value or length of one beat) ■Adjusting the Metronome Volume 2 Use the dial to select the number of 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. since the beat is synchronized to the selected Song or Style. 4 Use the dial to select a beat length. 1 Press and hold the [METRONOME] button for longer than a second. select 8. quarter note. The currently selected time signature is displayed. Select the required length for each beat: 2. The time signature should now be set to 3/8. beats per measure. Hold for longer than a second Press the [METRONOME] button to confirm the settings. or 16th note). You can set the time signature from 01 to 60.

Higher values produce greater (easier) volume variation in response to keyboard dynamics—i. the keyboard becomes more “sensitive.e. the same volume will be produced no matter how hard or soft you play the keys. press the [TOUCH] button again. the greater the volume variation produced by the variation in how hard you play the keys— i.. ■Adjusting the Touch Response Sensitivity ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● The sensitivity of the keyboard’s Touch Response can be adjusted in three steps (1–3). Touch Sensitivity 2 Use the dial to select a Touch Sensitiv- ity setting between 1 and 3.e. The [TOUCH] button lights indicating Touch Response is turned on. When Touch Response is on you can control the volume of notes according to how hard you play the keys. To turn Touch Response off.” 1 Press and hold the [TOUCH] button for longer than a second. You can change the tempo during Song or Style playback by pressing the button just twice. Touch Response ■Turning Touch Response on/off ● ● Keyboard Touch Response can be turned on by pressing the [TOUCH] button.. greater sensitivity. [TOUCH] button lights indicating when Touch Response is turned on. The higher the number. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 51 . and three times for time signatures in 3. When Touch Response is off. NOTE • The initial default setting is 2.Using Various Functions Using Tap Start You can also set the tempo by simply tapping the [TAP TEMPO] button at the required tempo—four times for time signatures in 4.

Settings 1 and 2 are best for listening via the instrument’s built-in speakers. setting 3 is for headphones. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. The currently selected function will appear in the display. 2 Press the CATEGORY [<] and [>] but- tons as many times as necessary to call up Master EQ Type. The currently selected EQ type will appear.Using Various Functions EQ settings Five pre-programmed EQ settings are available. 52 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 3 Use the dial to select an EQ Setting for the best sound. and settings 4 and 5 are ideal for listening via external speakers or when connecting to an external mixer.

2Hz as required.3–466. 2 Press the CATEGORY [<] and [>] butCurrent value tons as many times as necessary to call up Tuning. 1 Press one of the TRANSPOSE [+]/[-] buttons. indicating the amount of transposition over or below the normal value. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the Main display. Pressing and holding either TRANSPOSE [+]/[-] button continuously increases or decreases the value. Tuning The range is 415. NOTE • This setting does not affect Drum Kit Voices. 2 Use the dial to set the transpose value between -12 and +12 as required. The default setting is 440 Hz. The value is shown in the display.2 Hz 3 Use the dial to set the tuning value NOTE • This setting does not affect Drum Kit Voices.Using Various Functions Pitch Controls ◆ Large Pitch Changes (Transpose) The overall pitch of the instrument can be shifted up or down by a maximum of one octave in semitone increments. ◆ Small Pitch Changes (Tuning) The overall tuning of the instrument can be shifted up or down by a maximum of 1 semitone. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 53 . between 415. Pressing the TRANSPOSE [+]/[-] buttons allows single-step changes.3–466.

2 Press the UPPER OCTAVE [-] button to lower the pitch by one octave.Using Various Functions Changing the pitch of the instrument in octaves You can change the playing pitch of the Main and Dual Voices in octave intervals. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the Main display. 1 Press the UPPER OCTAVE [+] button to raise the pitch by one octave. ● In the case of UPPER OCTAVE +1 One octave up ● In the case of UPPER OCTAVE -1 NOTE • When a Drum Kit is selected. One octave down 54 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . each percussion Voice assigned to the keyboard are shifted in location but not pitch. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the Main display. The newly changed value—now one octave lower—is shown in the LCD. The newly changed value is shown in the LCD. Press the UPPER OCTAVE [-] button again to lower the pitch one more octave.

and repeats indefinitely until another section’s button is pressed. Fill-in e Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions Intro Main variation Ending ●INTRO section This is used for the beginning of the Song. ●ENDING section This is used for the ending of the Song. ●MAIN VARIATION section This is used for playing the main part of the Song. ●AUTO Fill-in section This is automatically added before the current section changes to a newly selected section. accompaniment shifts to the main section. Pattern Variation (sections) The instrument features a wide variety of Style “sections” that allow you to vary the arrangement of the accompaniment to match the Song you are playing. how you can play chords using the Styles. The length of the ending (in measures) differs depending on the selected Style. When the ending is finished. There are four variations on the basic pattern (A–D). and the Style playback sound changes harmonically based on the chords you play with your left hand. the Auto Accompaniment stops automatically. It plays a main accompaniment pattern. Included here is information on how you can play the Styles in various ways. how to adjust the Style volume.erenc ef R Basic operation of the Style (Auto Accompaniment) feature is described on page 22 of the Quick Guide. When the intro finishes playing. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 55 . and more. The length of the intro (in measures) differs depending on the selected Style.

The selected Main Variation button flashes. 4 Press the [SYNC START] button to turn Synchro Start on. The selected Intro button lights. 3 Press the [AUTO FILL IN] button to turn the Auto Fill In function on. 5 Press one of the MAIN VARIATION [A]– [D] buttons. so there is no rhythm sound for this Style.) Split Point The [SYNC START] button flashes indicating Synchro Start is engaged.Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions 1 Select the desired Style. can start the Style by playing any key in the accompaniment range of the keyboard. The [ACMP] button lights when ACMP is turned on. (See “Playing Auto-accompaniment Chords” on page 25. Try playing a C major chord.) 2 Press the [ACMP] button to turn Auto Accompaniment on.” 6 Press one of the INTRO [I]–[III] buttons. 7 Play a chord in the accompaniment range and start the Intro section. (See page 22. Auto Accompaniment range NOTE • The Baroque Air Style in the MOVIE & SHOW category does not have a Rhythm part. ● Synchro Start When Synchro Start is on you. 56 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . The initial default setting for Auto Fill In is “on.

the accompaniment Style will only play while you are playing chords in the accompaniment range of the keyboard. When the fill-in is finished.Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions 8 Press one of the MAIN VARIATION [A]– [D] buttons. You can have the Ending gradually slow down (ritardando) by pressing one of the ENDING/ rit. 9 Press one of the ENDING/rit. This switches to the Ending section. the Auto Accompaniment stops automatically. The Style will play while you are playing the keys Style playback will stop when you release the keys PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 57 . Style playback will stop when you release the keys. To turn the function on. it leads smoothly into the selected Main section A–D. ● Synchro Stop When this function is selected. [I]–[III] buttons. [I]–[III] buttons again while the Ending is playing back. press the [SYNC STOP] button. When the Ending is finished.

Split Point Auto Accompaniment range Variation Change and OTS (OTS LINK) When change the MAIN VARIATION [A]–[D] to other MAIN VARIATION [A]–[D] during OTS LINK is on. (see below) Press the [OTS LINK] button to turn on the OTS link. 1 Select the desired Style. OTS 1–4 automatically change the number according to the selected variation number. (See page 22. Try selecting other ONE TOUCH SETTING [1]–[4] buttons and listen to the results.) 2 Press one of the ONE TOUCH SETTING [1]–[4] buttons. Automatically change 58 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 3 Play the chord in the accompaniment range and start the Style. The One Touch Setting feature automatically selects four ideally matched Voices for the Style you’ve selected.Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions One Touch Setting Sometimes selecting the ideal Voice to play with a Song or Style can be confusing.

Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions Setting the Split Point The initial default Split Point is key number 54 (the F#2 key). 2 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons as many times as necessary to call up Split Point. • The Left Voice sounds when the split-point key is played. Split Point (54: F#2) Left Voice Main Voice NOTE • Changing the Split Point here also changes the Auto Accompaniment Split Point. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 59 . 3 Use the dial to set the Split Point to any key from 036 (C1) through 096 (C6). 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. but you can change it to another key using the procedure described below.

you can play chords in the left-hand accompaniment range of the keyboard while the Style is stopped and still hear the accompaniment chords. Select a Style. then press the [ACMP] button to turn Auto Accompaniment on. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. (page 22) 2 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons as many times as necessary to call up Style Volume.Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions Playing a Style with Chords but without Rhythm (Stop Accompaniment) When Auto Accompaniment is on (ACMP button lights) and Synchro Start is off. 60 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . [ACMP] button lights Auto Accompaniment range Adjusting the Style Volume If the instrument is in the Song mode. press one of the Style category buttons to enter the Style mode.” and any of the chord fingerings recognized by the instrument can be used (page 25). This is called “Stop Accompaniment. 3 Use the dial to set the Style Volume between 000 and 127.

whether it is a major.Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions Chord Basics Two or more notes played together constitute a “chord”. and we can shift the highest note up or down by a semitone to produce two additional chords. for example. minor. and G (the fifth note of the C major scale). suspended 4 th C mM7 C7 (b5) C m7 (b5) C 7sus4 Major 7 th Minor chord Flatted 5 th 7 th chord Flatted 5 th Minor 7 th chord Flatted 7 th Suspended 4 th chord PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 61 . E (the third note of the C major scale). what alterations or tensions it uses . which supports and anchors the other chord notes. for example. as shown below. and fifth degrees of the corresponding scale.. or diminished chord. The distance (interval) between adjacent notes of a triad in root position is either a major or minor third. Major third–four half steps (semitones) Minor third–three half steps (semitones) Root 3rd The lowest interval in our root-position triad (between the root and the third) determines whether the triad is a major or minor chord. The chord name tells you what the root of the chord is.. all at a glance. A C major triad.) Suspended 4 th 7 th Minor 7 th C sus4 C7 C m7 C M7 Perfect 5 th Perfect 4 th Flatted 7 th Major chord Flatted 7 th Minor chord Major 7 th Major chord Minor/major 7 th 7 th. by choosing the appropriate inversions (or chord “voicings”). Major chord CM Minor chord Cm Augmented chord C aug Diminished chord C dim Minor 3rd Major 3rd Major 3rd Minor 3rd Major 3rd Major 3rd Minor 3rd Minor 3rd The basic characteristics of the chord sound remain intact even if we change the order of the notes to create different inversions. Cm Root note Chord type Major 7 th ● Some Chord Types (These are just some of the “Standard” chord types recognized by the PSR-S550.. flatted 5 th Minor 7 th. Successive chords in a chord progression can be smoothly connected. flatted 5 th 7 th. The most basic chord type is the “triad” consisting of three notes: the root. is made up of the notes C (the root). 3rd In the C major triad shown above.. third. The root is the central sound of the chord. using other chord notes for the lowest note results in “inversions”). the lowest note is the “root” of the chord (this is the chord’s “root position” . whether it requires a major or flatted seventh. ● Reading Chord Names Chord names tell you just about everything you need to know about a chord (other than the inversion/voicing).

b7 or 1 .#5 .7 1 .b3 .b3 .2 .Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions ■Recognized Standard Chords ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● All chords in the chart are “C-root” chords.b7 1 .b7 1 .3 .(5) .b3 .b7 or 1 .(5) .4 .3 .b7 1 .2 .7 1 .2 .(5) .(5) .(5) .b6 .3 .2 .6 1 .b7 1 .5 .(5) .7 1 .5 .3 .b7 1-2-5 Chord (C) C (9) Display C Cadd9 C6 C 69 CM7 C M79 CM7#11 Cb5 CM7b5 Csus4 Caug CM7aug Cm Cm add9 Cm6 Cm7 Cm79 Cm711 CmM7 CmM79 Cm7b5 CmM7b5 Cdim Cdim7 C7 C7b9 C7b13 C79 C7#11 C713 C7#9 C7b5 C7aug C7sus4 Csus2 C C6 C6 (9) C M7 C M7 (9) C M7 C (#11) (b5) (b5) C M7 C sus4 C aug C M7aug Cm Cm (9) C m6 C m7 C m7 C m7 (9) (11) C mM7 C mM7 C m7 (b5) (b5) (9) C mM7 C dim C dim7 C7 C7 C7 (b9) (b13) C7 C7 C7 (9) (#11) (13) (#9) C7 C 7b5 C 7aug C 7sus4 C sus2 NOTE • Notes in parentheses can be omitted.(b7) 1 . 62 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .3 .(3) .6 .b5 .3 .2 .7 or 1 .4 .3 .(5) .3 .#4 .b3 .5 1 .3 .(5) .b7 1 .5 .#5 .b7 1 .2 .(5) .(2) .3 .3 .#2 .(5) .7 1 .b5 .b5 1 .b3 .b7 1 .b3 .7 1-4-5 1 .(3) .#4 .5 .5 .7 1 .#4 .5 1 .5 .2 .#4 .b3 .3 .b5 .b2 .b5 .b7 1 .2 .(5) .b7 1 .5 .(5) .b5 .7 1 .3 .3 .6 1 .b3 . • A perfect fifth (1 + 5) produces accompaniment based only on the root and fifth which can be used with both major and minor chords.b7 1 .(5) .7 1 .6 1 .3 .b3 .b5 1 .(2) . Chord Name/[Abbreviation] Major [M] Add ninth [(9)] Sixth [6] Sixth ninth [6(9)] Major seventh [M7] Major seventh ninth [M7(9)] Major seventh add sharp eleventh [M7(#11)] Flatted fifth [(b5)] Major seventh flatted fifth [M7b5] Suspended fourth [sus4] Augmented [aug] Major seventh augmented [M7aug] Minor [m] Minor add ninth [m(9)] Minor sixth [m6] Minor seventh [m7] Minor seventh ninth [m7(9)] Minor seventh add eleventh [m7(11)] Minor major seventh [mM7] Minor major seventh ninth [mM7(9)] Minor seventh flatted fifth [m7b5] Minor major seventh flatted fifth [mM7b5] Diminished [dim] Diminished seventh [dim7] Seventh [7] Seventh flatted ninth [7(b9)] Seventh add flatted thirteenth [7(b13)] Seventh ninth [7(9)] Seventh add sharp eleventh [7(#11)] Seventh add thirteenth [7(13)] Seventh sharp ninth [7(#9)] Seventh flatted fifth [7b5] Seventh augmented [7aug] Seventh suspended fourth [7sus4] Suspended second [sus2] Normal Voicing 1-3-5 1-2-3-5 1 .3 .b7 1 .(5) .5 .3 .6 1 .b3 .b7 1 . • Playing two same root keys in the adjacent octaves produces accompaniment based only on the root.3 .(2) .#5 1 .b3 .b3 .(3) .

Song Files or MDB Files ” on page 87.sty” extension) that you’ve downloaded from the Internet or gotten from other sources. chord detection for Style accompaniment occurs over the entire range of the keyboard. 2 Use the dial to select 2 “FullKeyboard”. Full Keyboard) in which chords were either detected only to the left of the keyboard Split Point or over the entire keyboard. Style Files. Style Files. Refer to “Transferring Data Between the Computer and Instrument” on page 96 for details on the file transfer procedure. In this mode only chords played in the normal way (page 25) can be detected. In order to load a Style file it is necessary to first either transfer the Style file to the instrument from a computer. For details on loading a Style file. and load them into a User Style and use them in the same way as the internal Styles. If you are using a USB flash memory device. Song Files or MDB Files” on page 87. Hold for longer than a second PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 63 . Playing Styles Using the Entire Keyboard In “Playing Along with a Style” on page 23 we described two methods of playing Styles (Multi. allowing for even more dynamic Style performance. 1 Press the [ACMP] button for longer than a second. see “Loading Registration Files.Style (Auto Accompaniment) Functions User Style This instrument features 11 internal Style categories. refer to “Loading Registration Files. By making the settings described below. You can directly play the User Style in the USB memory without loading (page 89). or connect a USB flash memory containing the Style file to the USB TO DEVICE connector. but it also allows you to import additional Styles (only those with an “.

the current measure number appears e Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) 8 Parts in each section Part 1 x8 Sections: INTRO 1–3.erenc ef R This instrument has a Style Creator feature that lets you record and save your own original Styles. ENDING 1–3 Current section For example. MAIN A–D. Recorded Styles can be played in the same manner as the preset Styles. Specified measure and beat Current tempo Currently selected function by category [< ]/[ > ] buttons When playing or recording. Style Structure Style data consists of eighteen sections. 64 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . each of which has eight separate Parts. set the beat number by using the dial Current selected section and selected Part in the section. FILL IN A–D INTRO 1–3 MAIN A–D ENDING 1–3 Main Display of the Style Creator The following display appears when entering the Style Creator function. FILL IN A–D.

this step is not necessary. BASS.Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) Follow the Style Creator instructions. FILL IN A–D. CHD 1–2. 5/4 * If you want to change the beat settings. • Measure Length: 1–32 Part Settings • Recording Part: RHY 1–2. 1/16. PAD. * If you are creating a Style from scratch. 1/8. ENDING 1–3. 1/6. • Reverb level • Chorus level Recording the Part • Recording start/stop • Clear the recorded drum Voice Record another Part Editing • Quantize: 1/4. 1/32 • Part clear Saving • Save the Style data Record another section Exit from the Style Creator * Press the [EXIT] button whenever you want to exit from the Style Creator (except during recording). 1/24. 1/12. Enter the Style Creator. you should clear all the previous data. Entire settings • Beat: 2/4. PHR 1–2 • Voice: Select the recording Voice. MAIN A–D. 3/4. Section settings • Section: INTRO 1–3. • Part Volume: Determines the Part volume. * A confirmation message appears asking if you want to create a Style from scratch. Select a preset Style which is most similar to the Style you want to record. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 65 . 4/4. • Pan: Determines the pan position.

● Adjust individual track volumes before recording. 6 Save the recorded Style data to a User Style. press the [YES] button. You can also select a Style from the User Styles. an appropriate message will appear in the display. You can use the mixer function (page 75) to adjust individual track volumes before proceeding with step 3. 3 Press [REC] and enter the Style Creator operation. 5 Set the desired measures and beats. 66 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Select a [STYLE CATEGORY] button which is most similar to the Style you want to create. go on to the next step. NOTE • If there is not enough capacity left on the instrument to save the data. 4 Select the production manner of Style 2 Select a Style which is most similar to the Style you want to create. Erase unwanted data from the instrument to make more memory available. If you are creating a Style from scratch. and then record the Style for each Part and for each section. 7 Press [EXIT] to exit from the Style Creator. press the [NO] button. Creator. buttons. If you are creating a Style by using a specified Style (step 2).Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) Basic Operation 1 Press one of the [STYLE CATEGORY] A confirmation message appears. If you are creating a Style from scratch.

Recording and Saving Select the production manner of Style Creator (refer steps 1–4 on page 66) and go on to the next instructions. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 67 . the following message appears. Range: 2/4. Rotate the dial or directly press the [SECTION] button in the STYLE CONTROL area to select a recorded section. Rotate the dial and select the Measure Length. any data existing beyond the new length will be deleted. ■Entire settings ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Beat If you change the Beat value. 3/4.Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) Parameter Settings. 5/4 Press the [EXECUTE] button to set the Beat. 1 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Beat” appears in the display. When you create a Style based on another Style. you will need to clear all data and then make a new Style from scratch. ■Section Settings: ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Select a section 1 2 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Section” appears in the display. FILL IN A–D. Range: 1–32 NOTE • If you set a length smaller than that of the previous one. Settings: INTRO 1–3. press the [+/YES] button. or NOTE • You can also select the FILL IN A–D section by pressing the [AUTO FILL IN] button and then select FILL IN A–D by using the dial. 3 Press the [EXECUTE] button to set the Measure Length. 3 Press the [EXECUTE] button to set the section. MAIN A–D. 4/4. ENDING 1–3 2 3 Rotate the dial and select the Beat number. Measure Length 1 2 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Length” appears in the display. If you want to clear the Style and make a new one.

Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) ■Part Settings:● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Select a Part ■Recording a Part Part buttons indication ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● 1 2 3 1 2 3 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Part” appears in the display. Range: RHYTHM 1–2. In this condition. and then follow the instructions below. by simply pressing the [PART] button so that the mute mark is indicated at the Part. Rotate the dial and set the Pan position. Range: 0–127 Pan Current measure number 1 2 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Pan” appears in the display. You can mute the Parts during recording (except for the Part you’re recording). BASS. Unlit. Press a desired [VOICE CATEGORY] button to select the Voice category. Rotate the dial and set the Chorus depth. recorded Part Rhythm Part recording Confirm that desired section name appears at the upper right area in the display. contains data and selected as playing Part Lit in Red. the [PART] button also changes from green to unlit. PAD. 2 Press the [EXECUTE] button. sounds (Part ON) Recorded part Contains data. all Voices can be selected. A REC mark appears at the recorded Part on the display. “RHYTHM1” or “RHYTHM2” appears in the display. Part Volume 1 Simultaneously hold down the [REC] button and press a [RHY 1] or [RHY 2] button in the rhythm Part. 68 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . drum Voices can be selected. Rotate the dial and set the Part Volume. but is muted (Part OFF) Range: 0–127 Chorus Level 1 2 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Chorus Level” appears in the display. the [PART] button also changes to red. does not contain data or is a non-playing Part (mute) Lit in Green. Range: 0–64–127 Reverb Level 1 2 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Reverb Level” appears in the display. In this condition. Rotate the dial and set the Reverb depth. Range: 0–127 Play the keyboard to check that the appropriate drum Voices can be heard. PHRASE 1–2 Press the [EXECUTE] button to set the Part. Rotate the dial to select a Voice. Rotate the dial and select a recorded Part. Range: When RHY 1 is selected as the Part. all Voices excepting drums can be selected. 1 2 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Part Volume” appears in the display. Contains no data Contains data. Select a Voice Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Voice” appears in the display. When RHY 2 is selected as the Part. When other Part is selected. CHORD 1–2.

e. E. Play the keyboard and record the drum Voices. and then press the [EXECUTE] button again. Press the [START/STOP] button to begin recording.e. The REC mark for the Part in the display will turn off.. Clear the recorded drum Voices To clear the recorded drum Voices. Press the [START/STOP] button to exit from the clear operation.. Chord. after stopping rehearsal by pressing the [START/ STOP] button. • Use only the C chord tones when recording the CHORD and PAD Parts (i. the auto accompaniment (Style playback) is appropriately converted depending on the chord changes you make during your performance. G. after starting recording (refer to step 3 of the recording operation). C. In this situation. the [PART] button also changes to red. you can start rehearsing by pressing the [START/STOP] button. Since the entire Style plays repeatedly. R = Recommended notes 3 4 C R C C R C Press the [START/STOP] button to begin recording. ● Rules for recording to non-rhythm Parts: • Use only the CM7 scale tones when recording the Bass and PHRASE Parts (i. other Parts (e. D. Play the keyboard and record your playing. 69 2 3 4 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . G. Press the [EXECUTE] button and check that the REC mark appears at the Part in the display. Only the rhythm Part can be cleared in this operation. 5 Press the [START/STOP] button to stop recording. In this condition. NOTE • Any desired chord or chord progression can be used for the INTRO and ENDING sections. press the [EXECUTE] button. 5 Press the [START/STOP] button to stop recording. 6 Save the Style data (page 71) 1 Press and hold the [-] button and play the key or keys that correspond to the cleared Voice.Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) If you want to rehearse a part before recording. C = Chord notes C. follow the instructions below. A. bass or chord) cannot be cleared. Return to the Part record standby mode.. you can record at any point you like. Record to other Parts in other sections. Using the data recorded here.g. 2 Bass. C. E. and B). and B). Pad and Phrase Part recording 1 Press and hold the [REC] button and press the appropriate [PART] button to which you want to record.

1/24. Settings: 1/4. 1 measure Actual recorded note 1 3/4 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Part Clear” appears in the display. Rotate the dial and select the value. NOTE • You can also select a Part by rotating the dial. 1/6. 1/8. 4 Press the [EXECUTE] button again if you want to replace with the previous Quantize value. press the [EXECUTE] button to clear. In this case. • The undo icon on the display will disappear if you exit from the current display. 1/32 Press the [EXECUTE] button. This function allows you to automatically align the timing of all recorded notes. A confirmation message appears. 1/4 1/2 2 When Quantize is set to 1/8 1/8 1/4 When Quantize is set to 1/4 1/4 1/2 1 2 3 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Quantize” appears in the display. Quantize cannot be set. 3 Press the [+/YES] button to clear the selected Part. 70 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 1/16. 1/12. and then follow the instructions below.Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) ■Editing (Quantize and part clear) Quantize ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Clearing a recorded Part Select a desired section for clearing. Specify the Part for recording and then use the quantize function. Press and hold a desired [PART] button for longer than a second. NOTE • If the recorded Part is not specified. The “UNDO” message appears.

Creating Original Styles (Style Creator) Saving the data Saving the recorded data 4 Press [+/YES] button to save the data. ● Deleting a User Style 1 Confirm that USB flash memory is not connected to the [TO DEVICE] terminal. To save the Style to USB flash memory. 3 Use the Dial to select the user style data you want to delete. 2 Press the [FILE MENU] button. an “Overwrite?” confirmation prompt appears. 1 Press the CATEGORY[ < ]/[ > ] button repeatedly until “Save” appears in the display. • A maximum of 50 Style files can be saved. CAUTION • If you select a User Style Number that already contains data. press the [+/YES] button. A confirmation message appears. 2 NOTE • If you want to exit from the Style Creator without saving. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 71 . refer to the “Saving a User Song or User Style” section on page 86. The following display appears when saving is complete. select the number by using the dial. 4 Press the [EXECUTE] button. 5 Press the [+/YES] button to delete the file. 3 Press [EXECUTE] button to save the data. You can go back and set other sections with the Section Settings (page 67) and then record additional parts. If you want to change the user Style number. the previous data is deleted and overwritten by the new data. press the [EXIT] button. If you wish to save and overwrite. NOTE • If you select a User Style Number that already contains data. A new user Style number is applied automatically and indicated in the display.

Pressing and holding either button continuously increases or decreases the value. 2 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons as many times as necessary to call up Song Volume. The tempo display will appear and you can use the dial or the TEMPO [+]/[-] buttons to set to tempo to anywhere from 5 and 280 quarter-note beats per minute. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the Main display. NOTE • Song volume can be adjusted while a Song is selected.erenc ef R Song Volume 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. Changing the Tempo When playing the Song you can change the tempo as required. or 72 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Press the TEMPO [+]/[-] buttons. e Song Settings Song Volume Can be set between 000 and 127 3 Use the dial to set the Song volume between 000 and 127. Pressing the TEMPO [+]/[-] buttons allows single-step changes. You can return to the original tempo by simultaneously pressing both the TEMPO [+] and [-] buttons.

The A-B Repeat function is also very convenient for practicing when used along with the score display features of the instrument (page 30). You can cancel A-B repeat playback at any time by pressing the [A B] button. NOTE • The current measure number is shown in the display during playback. Point B PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 73 . A B 1 Play the Song (page 27) and press the [A B] button at the beginning of the section you want to repeat (the “A” point). 3 The specified A-B section of the Song will now play repeatedly. • If you want to set the start point “A” at the very beginning of the Song press the [A B] button before starting playback of the Song.Song Settings A-B Repeat You can specify a section of a Song—“A” is the start point and “B” is the end point—for repeat playback. Point A 2 Press the [A B] button a second time at the end of the section you want to repeat (the “B” point).

No track number .. No data. Specify the mute tracks of 9–16 by pressing the [1/9]–[8/16] buttons. Furthermore. Track contains data and is not muted.. 2 Press the desired TRACK [1/9]–[8/16] buttons to set the mute track. Track number without border .. Track number with border . Track contains data but is muted. Refer to page 32 for information about the Song track configuration. accompaniment.. REGIST. Each track button is lit in green when that track is not muted. TR 1 – 8 TR 9 – 16 74 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .. 1 Press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] but- ton until the desired track is shown on the display. [9]–[16]). or simply mute tracks other than the ones you want to listen to. Use the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button to select the TR 1–8.Song Settings Muting Independent Song Parts Each “track” of a Song plays a different part of the Song—melody. the border around the track number in the display disappears when that track is muted. TR 9–16 and use the SONG PART [1/9]– [8/16] buttons to mute or un-mute the corresponding tracks ([1]–[8]. You can mute individual tracks and play the muted part on the keyboard yourself. and is unlit when the track is muted. The following items appear on the display when you press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button. “REGIST” ➝ “TR 1–8” ➝ “TR 9–16”. Display TR 1–8 TR 9–16 Setting Specify the mute tracks of 1–8 by pressing the [1/9]–[8/16] buttons. percussion. To cancel the mute.. etc. press the appropriate REGISTRATION MEMORY [1/9]–[8/16] buttons again.

erenc ef R This instrument has a MIXER feature that lets you control the Part Volume. In the Style mode: Directly control the functions below. In this example. tracks 9–16 are selected automatically. Basic operation 1 Press and hold the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button for longer than a second so that the Mixer display appears. 1–8 or 9–16. Pan. Pan. Reverb Level and Chorus Level during playing of the Song or Style. In the Style mode. The button toggles between tracks 1–8 and 9– 16. To exit the mixer operation. then control the functions below. Chorus Level) Mixer Display Current track and its value are highlighted on the display. 1–8 or 9–16. In the Song mode: Determine the group of track numbers. press the [EXIT] button. When track 1–8 is selected Control the parameter by using the dial or the [+/YES]. and its volume is 110. [-/NO] buttons. Reverb Level. • Track ON/OFF • Select the Mixer Parameter (Volume. When track 9– 16 is selected PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 75 . e MIXER Current track ON/ OFF and Value Track number Parameter 2 When in the Song mode. press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button and select the desired group of tracks. Track 1 is selected and is set to ON.

Determines the Reverb depth. Determines the Chorus depth. 4 Control the Parameter ON/OFF or other parameters in each track. Pan.) Repeat steps 2–4 and set other tracks if necessary. Reverb Level and Chorus Level. 5 Press [EXIT] to exit from the mixer operThe selected track will be changed to ON automatically. 2 Rotate the dial and set the parameter. Track ON/OFF and other parameter controls ■Track ON/OFF ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● 1 Press the CATEGORY [<]/[>] button to select the desired item. and the [TRACK] button also changes between Green to unlit. Determines whether each is track ON or OFF (unmuted or muted) Select the track you want to set ON/OFF (refer to steps 1–3 of basic operation on page 75). 3 Press the [EXIT] button to exit from the mixer operation. The button toggles between ON and OFF. ation. Determines the Pan position. ■Parameter controls ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Current volume Enter the Mixer mode (refer to steps 1–3 of basic operation on page 75). and then set the Volume. Range: 0–127 Range: 0–64–127 Range: 0–127 Range: 0–127 Repeat steps 1–2 and set other tracks if necessary. Volume Pan Reverb Level Chorus Level Determines the Part volume. and then follow the instructions below. 76 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 1 Press the [TRACK] button again to set it to OFF. (Refer to the following instructions.MIXER 3 Press the desired [TRACK] button you want to control. The selected track will be changed to ON automatically.

Currently set button Saving to the Registration Memory 1 Set the panel controls as required— select a Voice.....Does not contain data • Lit in Red ... PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 77 . Up to 64 presets (eight banks of eight each) can be memorized....Contains data • Unlit ... Up to 64 complete setups can be saved (8 banks of 8 setups each).. etc...... You can also use the dial in the Bank Select display. accompaniment Style.. CAUTION • If you select a Registration Memory number that already contains data... NOTE • You can also save your panel settings memorized to registration memory button into USB flash memory as a user file (see page 85). 2 Press the REGIST BANK [+]/[-] buttons until the desired bank number is shown on the display. simultaneously hold down the [MEMORY] button and press one of the REGISTRATION MEMORY [1]–[8] buttons...erenc ef R This instrument has a Registration Memory feature that lets you save your favorite settings for easy recall whenever they’re needed.... NOTE • Data cannot be saved to the registration memory during Song playback... • Lit in Green .. e Memorize Your Favorite Panel Settings Memory 1 Memory 2 Memory 3 Memory 4 Memory 5 Memory 6 Memory 7 Memory 8 3 To store the current panel settings. The button corresponding to the stored Registration lights in Red. 8 Banks Color is used to indicate the status of individual memory buttons for the selected bank.... CAUTION Bank number • Do not turn off the power while saving settings to the registration memory.. the previous data is deleted and overwritten by the new data. otherwise the data may be damaged or lost.

Chorus Type. ENDING 1–3). The panel controls will be instantly set accordingly. The button to which the data is stored lights in green and the currently set button is in red. INTRO 1– 3. Volume. Dry Level) Bank number 2 Press the REGISTRATION MEMORY • Effect settings Reverb Type. ● Settings that can be saved to the Registration Memory • Style settings* Style number.Memorize Your Favorite Panel Settings Recalling a Registration Memory Make sure that “REGIST” appears in the display (press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] button until it is shown). Pan. [1]–[8]. Chorus Level. DSP Level. Upper Octave *Style settings are not available for Registration Memory when using the Song features. Tempo. Auto Accompaniment ON/OFF. Left Voice settings (Left ON/OFF. DSP Type • Harmony settings Harmony ON/OFF. Split Point. 78 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Chorus Level. Reverb Level. Dry Level). Chorus Level. Harmony Volume • Other settings Transpose. Upper Octave • Voice settings Main Voice setting (Voice number. Octave. Pan. Dual Voice settings (Dual ON/ OFF. Octave. 1 Press the REGIST BANK [+]/[-] button to select the desired bank. Chord Fingering. Voice number. Octave. DSP ON/OFF. DSP Level. You can also use the dial to select the bank number. Voice number. Panel Sustain ON/ OFF. DSP Level. Style settings (Main A–D. Volume. containing the settings you want to recall. Reverb Level. Volume. Pan. Harmony Type. Dry Level). Reverb Level. button. Style Volume. Pitch Bend Range.

Memorize Your Favorite Panel Settings Registration Clear—Deleting a Specified Registration Memory Keep in mind that groups of data cannot be deleted or cleared from the instrument at a single time. 5 Press the [+/YES] button again to clear the Registration Memory. Use the [-/NO] button to cancel the clear operation. 3 Press and hold the REGISTRATION MEMORY button corresponding to the Registration you want to clear for longer than a second. A confirmation message will appear again in the display.” item appears. 2 Press the REGIST BANK [+]/[-] button a number of times until the desired bank number appears.” to “TR 1–8” to “TR 9–16”. The clear-in-progress message will appear briefly on the display while the Song is being cleared. The Registration Memory button is lit in green if Registration data is stored to the memory. 4 Press the [+/YES] button to clear a Reg- istration Memory. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 79 . 1 Press the [REGIST/PART [MIXER]] but- ton a number of times until the “REGIST. The item changes in order from “REGIST. Hold for longer than a second A confirmation message will appear in the display.

Selecting and Setting Functions There are 51 function parameters in all. 3 Select a function. such as adjusting the tuning. pressing the [+/YES] button will execute the selected function. to set the parameters. The name of the previous item in the list appears to the upper left. In some cases. Take a look at the function list starting on page 81. and the name of the next item in the list appears to the upper right of the currently selected item. [-/NO] = OFF. and editing the voices and effects. • ON • Execute Press these simultaneously to recall the default setting. 1 Find the function you want to set in the list that begins on page 81. • Decrement value by 1. • OFF • Cancel Function group Previous item Next item Parameter 80 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . • Increment value by 1. setting the split point. The [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons are used to make ON/ OFF type settings: [+/YES] = ON. Current selected item e The Functions 4 Use the dial or the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons. 2 Press the [FUNCTION] button. Press the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons simultaneously to recall the default setting (excepting the initial setup of MIDI). and pressing [-/NO] will cancel the selection. Press the CATEGORY [ <] and [ >] buttons as many times as necessary until the function’s display name appears in the display.erenc ef R The “Functions” provide a wide range of both detailed and overall instrument parameters.

PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 81 . Determines the octave range for the Left Voice. Determines the volume of the Dual Voice. 3 (Hard) Chord Fingering Chord Fingering 1 (Multi Finger). the value “127” results in the sound being panned full right. Determines the octave range for the Dual Voice. Determines the sensitivity of the feature. the value “127” results in the sound being panned full right. Sets the pitch bend range in semitone increments. Determines how much of the Dual Voice’s signal is sent to the Reverb effect. Determines how much of the Main Voice’s signal is sent to the Reverb effect. The value “0” results in the sound being panned full left. Touch Sensitivity Touch Sensitivity 1 (Soft). The value “0” results in the sound being panned full left. 2 (Medium). In the Multi Finger mode both normal chords and simple chords played to the left of the split point are detected. Determines the pan position of the Main Voice in the stereo image. 2 (FullKeyboard) MAIN VOICE Volume Octave Pan Main Volume Main Octave Main Pan 000–127 -2–+2 000 (left)– 64 (center)– 127 (right) 000–127 000–127 000–127 000–127 Reverb Level Chorus Level DSP Level Dry Level Main Reverb Level Main Chorus Level Main DSP Level Main Dry Level DUAL VOICE Volume Octave Pan Dual Volume Dual Octave Dual Pan 000–127 -2–+2 000 (left)– 64 (center)– 127 (right) 000–127 000–127 000–127 000–127 Reverb Level Chorus Level DSP Level Dry Level Dual Reverb Level Dual Chorus Level Dual DSP Level Dual Dry Level LEFT VOICE Volume Octave Pan Left Volume Left Octave Left Pan 000–127 -2–+2 000 (left)– 64 (center)– 127 (right) 000–127 000–127 000–127 000–127 Reverb Level Chorus Level DSP Level Dry Level Left Reverb Level Left Chorus Level Left DSP Level Left Dry Level Sets the chord detection mode. Determines how much of the Dual Voice’s signal is sent to the DSP effect. Determines how much of the Left Voice’s unprocessed signal sounds (no Reverb. Chorus or DSP effect processing). Determines how much of the Left Voice’s signal is sent to the Chorus effect.2 01–12 036–096 (C1–C6) Description Determines the volume of the Style. The Split Point setting and Accompaniment Split Point setting are automatically set to the same value. Determines how much of the Dual Voice’s signal is sent to the Chorus effect. Determines the highest key for the Split Voice and sets the Split “point”—in other words. Determines the pan position of the Left Voice in the stereo image. Determines the volume of the Left Voice. Determines the octave range for the Main Voice. Determines how much of the Left Voice’s signal is sent to the DSP effect. Determines the volume of the Main Voice. Determines how much of the Left Voice’s signal is sent to the Reverb effect.3–466. Determines the volume of the Song. Determines how much of the Main Voice’s signal is sent to the Chorus effect. and the notes played will sound as well. Chorus or DSP effect processing). Determines the pan position of the Dual Voice in the stereo image. Chorus or DSP effect processing). Determines how much of the Main Voice’s unprocessed signal sounds (no Reverb.The Functions ■ Function Setting List Group VOLUME OVERALL Function Item Style Volume Song Volume Tuning Pitch Bend Range Split Point Display Indication Style Volume Song Volume Tuning Pitch Bend Range Split Point Range/Settings 000–127 000–127 415. the key that separates the Split (lower) and Main (upper) Voices. the value “127” results in the sound being panned full right. In the Full Keyboard mode normal chords played anywhere on the keyboard will be detected. Determines how much of the Main Voice’s signal is sent to the DSP effect. Determines how much of the Dual Voice’s unprocessed signal sounds (no Reverb. Sets the pitch of the instrument’s sound. The value “0” results in the sound being panned full left.

Determines whether the Metronome bell sounds at the first beat in each measure or not. The setting is effective for Songs except for preset Songs. When this is set to Japanese. the setting here is used. Determines the volume of the Metronome. Press [+/YES] to send. (See the list on page 125) Determines the volume of the Harmony effect. including off (239). Determines whether Song data is transmitted (ON) via USB TO HOST or not (OFF) during Song playback. 16 ON/OFF 000–127 SCORE Quantize Right-Part Right-Part 1 (1/4 note). but the Song data may cause changes in the sound of your keyboardplayed parts. you can make the score more readable by adjusting the timing of the notes. you should set this value to “eighth note. when no such setting exists. 2 (1/4 note triplet). Song file names. 8 (1/32 note triplet) GuideTrack 1– 16 GuideTrack 1– 16 ON/OFF Left-Part Left-Part UTILITY Demo Cancel Demo Cancel TG Mode TG Mode XG/Normal LANGUAGE Language Language English/Japanese * All these settings can be conveniently reset to their initial default values by pressing the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons simultaneously. When this is set to ON. METRONOME Time Signature Numerator Time Signature Denominator Bell ON/OFF Volume Time Signature Numerator Time Signature Denominator Bell Metronome Volume Quantize 00–60 2. The lyrics display follows the language setting originally made in the Song data. Determines the display language for the demo displays. Determines the time signature of the Metronome. 5 (1/16 note). Determines whether the external Song is played accurately in XG format or not. For example. including off (36). 4 (1/8 note triplet). Depending on the Song data. The setting is effective for Songs except for preset Songs. if there are both quarter notes and eighth notes in the Song. (page 94) Determines whether keyboard performance data of the instrument is transmitted (ON) or not (OFF). not a setting. 2 (Speaker 2). HARMONY PC MODE MIDI Harmony Type Harmony Volume PC Mode Local ON/OFF External Clock ON/OFF Keyboard Out Style Out Song Out Initial Setup Harmony Type Harmony Volume PC Mode Local External Clock Keyboard Out Style Out Song Out Initial Setup 1 (Speaker 1). 8. (See the list on page 126) Determines the Chorus type. 3 (1/8 note). Determines whether Demo cancel is enabled or not.” Any notes or rests shorter than this value will not be shown in the score. (page 94) Determines whether the instrument synchronizes to the internal clock (OFF) or an external clock (ON).The Functions Group EFFECT Function Item Reverb Type Chorus Type DSP Type Master EQ Type Display Indication Reverb Type Chorus Type DSP Type Master EQ Type Range/Settings 01–36 1–45 001–239 Description Determines the Reverb type. which is an operation. including off (45). Allows you to instantly send a data ‘snapshot’ of all panel settings to a computer or sequencer. Determines the guide track number for your right hand lesson. This determines the minimum timing resolution used in the Song. Optimizes the MIDI settings for connecting to a computer (page 95). 5 (Line Out 2) 01–26 000–127 PC1/PC2/OFF ON/OFF ON/OFF ON/OFF ON/OFF ON/OFF YES/NO Determines the Harmony type. or press [-/NO] to cancel. Determines whether the instrument’s keyboard controls the internal tone generator (ON) or not (OFF). the external Song is played accurately in XG format. (The exception to this is Initial Send.) 82 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 7 (1/32 note). When it is set to XG. the file names are displayed in the Japanese font. (See the list on page 128) Sets the equalizer applied to the instrument output (including speakers. All other messages and names are displayed in English. 6 (1/16 note triplet). Determines the guide track number for your left hand lesson. Sets the length of each metronome beat. 4. (See the list on page 127) Determines the DSP type. the Demo Song will not play. even if the [DEMO] button is pressed. Determines whether Style data is transmitted (ON) via USB TO HOST or not (OFF) during Style playback. headphones or other output) for optimum sound in different listening situations. 4 (Line Out 1). however. 3 (Headphones). lyrics and certain display messages.

please consult your Yamaha dealer. For information about USB devices compatible with the instrument. as needed). as well as for saving and loading data to and from them. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 83 . A message (information or confirmation dialog) sometimes appears in the display to facilitate operation. Refer to the “Messages” section on page 108 for an explanation of each message. Also. • While data is being loaded from a USB flash memory. In this section we’ll look at the procedures for setting up and formatting USB flash memory devices. being careful to insert it in the proper direction. in this state only buttons related to file functions will be active. When a USB flash memory device is inserted in this instrument’s USB TO DEVICE terminal. but it can be used to delete a User Song. (Do not try to force an improper connection. user Songs and user Styles created on the instrument and the registered settings can be saved to or loaded from the device. you will need to purchase one (or more. If you don’t have a USB flash memory device. USB flash memory can also be used to transfer Song.erenc ef R USB flash memory is a memory medium used for storing data. but only when instructed to in the sections below. The instrument does not necessarily support all commercially available USB storage devices. Style MDB data downloaded from the Internet to the instrument. * This particular menu item has no relation to USB operations. Using USB Flash Memory 1 Connect a USB flash memory to the USB TO DEVICE terminal. user Songs saved to USB flash memory in MIDI file format can also be used with these features. NOTE • No sound will be produced if you play the keyboard while the FILE CONTROL display is showing. Before using a USB device. Yamaha cannot guarantee operation of USB storage devices that you purchase. Furthermore. (Do not press this button now. Before purchasing a USB storage device. read through the “Precautions when using the [USB TO DEVICE] terminal” section on page 93.) Menu USB Format Load Regist Save User Song Save User Style Save USB Delete *User Delete Reference Page 84 87 85 86 86 88 88 2 Check that the “CONNECT” message is shown in the MAIN display. NOTE • The FILE CONTROL display will not appear in any of the following cases: • During style or song playback. see “Connection to a USB Storage Device” on page 90.) e Using USB Flash Memory CONNECT You can go to the FILE CONTROL display from which you can access USB flash memory operations by pressing the [FILE MENU] button from this display. or an authorized Yamaha distributor (see list at end of the Owner’s Manual) for advice.

Never turn off the power or remove the USB flash memory device during this operation. CAUTION • If you format a USB flash memory that already contains data. 1 After connecting the USB flash memory to be formatted to the instrument’s USB TO DEVICE terminal. all of the data will be erased. 84 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . You can press the [-/NO] button at this point to cancel the operation. or CAUTION the [+/YES] button. and the format operation will begin. 6 A message appears in the display indi3 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to select the USB Format item. Be careful not to erase important data when using the format function. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. 2 Press the [FILE MENU] button. 4 Press the [EXECUTE] button and the display prompts you for confirmation. • Once the format-in-progress message appears in the display. NOTE • If the USB flash memory device has been write-protected. cating that the operation is complete. the format operation cannot be canceled. The display prompts you for confirmation. 5 Press the [EXECUTE] button again. an appropriate message will appear in the display and you will not be able to execute the operation. check that the “CONNECT” message is shown in the MAIN display.Using USB Flash Memory Formatting USB Flash Memory A new USB flash memory device must be formatted before it can be used by this instrument.

• Use the dial to select a character for the current cursor location. The dis● To Overwrite an Existing File If you want to overwrite a file that already exists on the USB flash memory device. A cursor will appear below the first character in the file name. Erase unwanted files from the USB flash memory device to make more memory available (page 88). an appropriate message will appear in the display and you will not be able to save the data. You can cancel the save operation at this point by pressing the [-/NO] button. 8 Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. • The [1] button moves the cursor to the left. 1 Make sure that a appropriately format- ted USB flash memory device has been properly connected to the instrument’s USB TO DEVICE terminal. Never turn off the power or remove the USB flash memory device during this operation. or [-/NO] to cancel. NOTE • If an existing filename is specified the display prompts you for confirmation. or use a different USB device. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 85 . and the [2] button moves it to the right. • If there is not enough capacity left on the USB flash memory device to save the data. 7 Press the [EXECUTE] button again. Press the [FILE MENU] button. 5 Change the file name as necessary. CAUTION • Once the save-in-progress message appears in the display. 4 Press the [EXECUTE] button. the operation cannot be canceled. The Registration data will be stored to the USER FILE folder in the USB flash memory device. Press [EXECUTE] or [+/YES] if it is OK to overwrite the file. Cursor 6 Press the [EXECUTE] button. or the [+/YES] button. NOTE • If the USB flash memory has been write-protected. then skip ahead to step 6. an appropriate message will appear in the display and you will not be able to execute the operation. • The [8] button deletes the character at the cursor location. A default file name will automatically be created. • The amount of time it will take to perform the save operation depends on the particular USB flash memory device you are using. use the dial or the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons to select the file. Cursor left Cursor right Delete character Select characters 2 3 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to locate the Regist Save item. • Refer to the “Messages” list on page 108 for other possible errors that might prevent you from completing the operation. play prompts you for confirmation. and the save operation will begin. and that a “CONNECT” message is shown in the MAIN display.Using USB Flash Memory Saving the Registration Data The registration data you created in the instrument can be saved to a USB flash memory device.

then skip ahead to step 8. 5 Press the [EXECUTE] button. 2 Press the [FILE MENU] button. and the save operation will begin. Press [EXECUTE] or [+/YES] if it is OK to overwrite the file. 9 Press the [EXECUTE] button again. 6 Press the [EXECUTE] button. A large number of MIDI devices are compatible with SMF Format 0. CAUTION • Once the save-in-progress message appears in the display. The SOURCE FILE—a user Song name or a user Style name—will be highlighted. • The amount of time it will take to perform the save operation depends on the particular USB flash memory device you are using. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. and a default name will appear for the converted Song or Style file. 3 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to locate the User Song or User Style Save item. A cursor will appear below the first character in the file name. 7 Change the file name as necessary. the display prompts you for confirmation. 86 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Never turn off the power or remove the USB flash memory during this operation. use the dial or the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons to select the file. The user Song will be stored to the USER FILE folder in the USB flash memory device. You can press the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons simultaneously to select the first user Song or Style. 1 Make sure that a properly formatted USB flash memory device has been properly connected to the instrument’s USB TO DEVICE terminal. Cursor The name of the file to be saved 8 Press the [EXECUTE] button. NOTE • If an existing filename is specified. Songs are saved in SMF Format 0. If you want to overwrite a file that already exists on the USB flash memory device. ● What is SMF (Standard MIDI File)? ● To Overwrite an Existing File The SMF (Standard MIDI File) format is one of the most common and widely compatible sequence formats used for storing sequence data. or [-/NO] to cancel. There are two variations: Format 0 and Format 1. and most commercially available MIDI sequence data is provided in SMF Format 0. the [+/YES] button. 10 A message appears in the display indicating that the operation is complete. or The source user Song name. the operation cannot be canceled. and that the “CONNECT” message is shown in the MAIN display. The destination Song or Style will be highlighted.Using USB Flash Memory Saving a User Song or User Style This operation saves user Songs (Song numbers 001–005) or user Styles to USB flash memory. Refer to “Saving the Registration Data” on page 85 for filename entry. 4 Use the dial to select the source user Song or Style. The dis- play prompts you for confirmation. You can cancel the save operation at this point by pressing the [-/NO] button.

7 A message appears in the display indi- cating that the operation is complete. the operation cannot be canceled. and the load operation will begin. Song Files or MDB Files Registration files. You can also play the Song or Style file directly without loading (see page 89). Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. 2 Press the [FILE MENU] button. 3 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to locate the Load item. followed by the Registration files. 4 Use the dial to select the Registration. • Once the load-in-progress message appears in the display. it will be overwritten. CAUTION • If the same file name already exists in the instrument’s internal memory. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 87 . Song files and MDB files residing on a USB flash memory can be loaded to the instrument. 6 Press the [EXECUTE] button again. Style files. Style.Using USB Flash Memory Loading Registration Files. Song or MDB file you want to load. All user files in the USB flash memory device will be displayed first. or CAUTION the [+/YES] button. Style Files. 5 Press the [EXECUTE] button. NOTE • The instrument will not recognize the style file if it is moved out of the USER FILES folder. Never turn off the power or remove the USB flash memory during this operation. check that the “CONNECT” message is shown in the MAIN display. 1 With the USB flash memory device containing the file you want to load connected to the USB TO DEVICE connector. The dis- play prompts you for confirmation. You can cancel the load operation at this point by pressing the [-/NO] button.

You can cancel the delete operation at this point by pressing the [-/NO] button. Song files and Style files from a USB flash memory device. 5 Press the [EXECUTE] button. ● User Delete This procedure deletes the selected User Songs in the instrument’s internal memory.Using USB Flash Memory Deleting Data from USB Flash Memory This procedure deletes selected Registration files. 7 A message appears in the display indi- cating that the operation is complete. and the delete operation will begin. 2 Use the CATEGORY [ < ] and [ > ] buttons to locate the User Delete item. NOTE • If the USB flash memory has been write-protected. 3 Follow the procedure described above from step 4. You can press the [+/YES] and [-/NO] buttons simultaneously to select the first Song or user file on the USB flash memory. 6 Press the [EXECUTE] button again. Never turn off the power or remove the USB flash memory during this operation. 1 Press the [FILE MENU] button. and that the “CONNECT” is shown in the MAIN display. the [+/YES] button. an appropriate message will appear in the display and you will not be able to execute the operation. 1 Make sure that the USB flash memory device containing the file(s) you want to delete has been properly connected to the instrument’s USB TO DEVICE terminal. 3 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to locate the USB Delete item. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. The display prompts you for confirmation. 88 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . • Once the delete-in-progress message appears in the display. the operation cannot be canceled. 4 Select the file you want to delete. or CAUTION 2 Press the [FILE MENU] button.

and that the “CONNECT” is shown in the MAIN display. 5 Press the [>/■] button. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 89 . 2 To play a Song file. press the [SONG MODE] button so that it is unlit. You can move the directory in the USB memory by pressing the CATEGORY [ < ]/[ > ] button. 3 Press the [USB] button. To play a Style file. press the [SONG MODE] button so that it lights. Songs can be saved in a hierarchy when saved to USB flash memory using a computer (refer to page 91). 4 Use the dial to select a Song or a Style you want to play.Using USB Flash Memory Playing Songs or Styles Saved to USB Flash Memory 1 Make sure that the USB flash memory device containing the Song or Style you want to play has been properly connected to the instrument’s USB TO DEVICE terminal.

do NOT remove the media from the device. To restore normal operation remove the USB device from the USB TO DEVICE connector and turn the instrument’s power off and then back on again. such as a floppy disk drive and flash memory can be connected to the USB TO DEVICE terminal. ■Connection to a USB storage device ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● CAUTION • Some USB memory devices may require more current than the instrument can supply. 90 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Other USB devices such as a computer keyboard or mouse cannot be used. or an authorized Yamaha distributor (see list at end of the Owner’s Manual) for advice. do NOT unplug the USB cable. causing the instrument’s over-current protection function to be activated and making it impossible to use the device. please consult your Yamaha dealer. as well as read or play the data from the connected device. Connection to a USB Storage Device By connecting the instrument to a USB storage device. you can save data you’ve created.erenc ef R Connectors q w q USB TO HOST terminal This terminal allows direct connection to a personal computer. ■Compatible USB storage devices ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● A USB storage device. While the instrument is accessing data (such as in the Save and Delete operations). Before purchasing USB storage devices. and do NOT turn the power off to either device. Refer to “Connecting a Personal Computer” on page 92 for more information. Doing so may result in the operation of the instrument “freezing” or hanging up. If this occurs “OverCurrent” will appear in the lowerright area of the MAIN display. CAUTION • Avoid frequently turning the power on/off to the USB storage device. e Connections w USB TO DEVICE terminal This terminal allows connection to USB storage devices. Refer to “Connection to a USB Storage Device” below. Doing so may corrupt the data on either or both devices. or connecting/disconnecting the cable too often.

Songs stored in fourth-level-folders created inside a third-level folder cannot be selected and played by this instrument. root Song File Song Folder Cannot be selected/ played. second. Songs stored here can be selected and played as USB Song (page 28). Copying files from the computer’s hard disk to the USB storage device USB terminal Computer USB flash memory Disconnect the USB flash memory device from the computer and connect it to the instrument. Style files and MIDI Songs can be copied to a USB flash memory device from the hard disk of the computer. USB flash memory Reading files on the USB storage device from the instrument USB TO DEVICE terminal Instrument USB flash memory IMPORTANT • In order to play Songs or Styles copied to a USB flash memory from a computer or other device. Simply reconnect the device as shown below. User files. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 91 . USB TO DEVICE terminal Instrument Copying files from a computer hard disk to USB flash memory and then playing back the Songs on the instrument Files on a computer’s hard disk can be transferred to the instrument by first copying them to a USB flash memory device.Connections Backing up the instrument data to a computer Once you’ve saved data to a USB flash memory device. then connecting/inserting the media to the instrument. Once you’ve copied the data. or third level folder. Backing up data to a computer and organizing files/folders USB terminal Computer USB flash memory Disconnect the USB storage device from the computer and connect it to the instrument. Saves internal data to a USB flash memory. then archive and organize the files as desired. connect the device to the USB TO DEVICE terminal of the instrument and play back the MIDI Songs. The directory can be moved using the CATEGORY [ < ]/[ > ] buttons. the files must be stored either in the USB flash memory’s root directory or a first. USB flash memory (Root) Song File Song Folder Song File Song Folder Song File Song Folder Can be selected/ played. you can copy the data to the hard disk of your computer. or load the user file or Style file on the instrument.

CAUTION • Use an AB type USB cable of less than about 3 meters. Failing to do so risks freezing the computer and corrupting or losing the data. • Execute the following before turning the power to the instrument on/off or plugging/unplugging the USB cable to/from the [USB TO HOST] terminal. make sure to observe the following points.) • While the computer is connected to the instrument. 96. (Data is transmitted only by playing notes on the keyboard or playing back a Song. Computer USB TO HOST terminal Instrument USB cable 92 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . If the computer or the instrument freezes. or (2) when alternately connecting/disconnecting the USB cable.Connections Connecting a Personal Computer The following functions become available when this instrument is connected to a computer. restart the application software or the computer OS. sleep. For instructions about how to install Musicsoft Downloader and how to transfer Song files. 2 Connect the USB terminal of the com- puter to the USB terminal on the instrument using a standard USB cable (USB cable sold separately). Installation of the USB MIDI driver is described on pages 101–102. • Before turning on the power to the instrument. or turn the power to the instrument off then on again. The supplied CD-ROM includes instructions on how to download the Musicsoft Downloader application from the Internet. • Make sure that data is not being transmitted from the instrument. • Before connecting the computer to the [USB TO HOST] terminal. The USB-MIDI driver is included on the CDROM. connect the computer to the [USB TO HOST] terminal. ■ Precautions when using the [USB TO HOST] terminal When connecting the computer to the [USB TO HOST] terminal. This application lets you transfer Song files from your computer to the instrument’s flash memory. standby). ● Files can be transferred between the instrument and the computer (page 96). ● Performance data can be transferred between the instrument and the computer (page 94). see pages 103. exit from any power-saving mode of the computer (such as suspended. • Quit any open application software on the computer. The connection procedure is as follows: 1 Install the USB-MIDI driver on your computer. you should wait for six seconds or more between these operations: (1) when turning the power of the instrument off then on again.

CAUTION • Avoid frequently turning the power on/off to the USB storage device. Doing so may corrupt the data on either or both devices. make sure that the connector on the device is appropriate and that it is connected in the proper direction. However. Connecting/removing USB storage device Before removing the media from the device. floppy disk drive. be sure to handle the USB device with care.1 standard. • Though the instrument supports the USB 1.yamaha. or connecting/disconnecting the device too often. refer to the owner’s manual of the USB device. The number of USB storage device to be used Up to one USB storage device can be connected to the [USB TO DEVICE] terminal. If so. Follow the important precautions below. Copy and Delete operations). you can save data you’ve created to the connected device. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 93 . hard disk drive. If you are saving data to the USB storage device. ● Using USB Storage Devices By connecting the instrument to a USB storage device. Make sure that the media you are formatting does not contain important data. Load and Format operations) or is mounting the USB storage device (shortly after the connection). make sure to disable write-protect. ● Connecting USB device • When connecting a USB device to the [USB TO DEVICE] terminal. etc. make sure that the instrument is not accessing data (such as in the Save. Yamaha cannot guarantee operation of USB devices that you purchase. they cannot be used for saving data. CAUTION • The format operation overwrites any previously existing data.Connections ■ Precautions when using the [USB TO DEVICE] terminal This instrument features a built-in [USB TO DEVICE] terminal.) The instrument does not necessarily support all commercially available USB devices. Doing so may result in the operation of the instrument “freezing” or hanging up. and do NOT turn the power off to either device. as well as read data from the connected device. apply the write-protect provided with each storage device or media.1. ● Compatible USB devices • USB storage devices (flash memory.com/download/ NOTE • Other USB devices such as a computer keyboard or mouse cannot be used.0 storage device with the instrument. do NOT unplug the USB connector. a message may appear prompting you to format the device/media. please visit the following web page: http://music. NOTE • Although CD-R/RW drives can be used to read data to the instrument. To protect your data (write-protect) To prevent important data from being inadvertently erased. While the instrument is accessing data (such as during Save. When connecting a USB device to the terminal. you can connect and use a USB 2. Delete. Before purchasing a USB device for use with this instrument. note that the transfer speed is that of USB 1. NOTE • For more information about the handling of USB devices. Formatting USB storage media When a USB storage device is connected or media is inserted. do NOT remove the media from the device. execute the Format operation (page 84). Copy.

Connections Transferring Performance Data to and from a Computer By connecting the instrument to a computer. USB terminal Computer USB terminal Instrument USB cable ■MIDI settings ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● These settings pertain to performance data transmission and reception. 94 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Style. CAUTION • If External Clock is ON and no clock signal is being received from an external device. or to a clock signal from an external device (ON). the instrument will not produce any sound when the keyboard is played. and inactive when local control is off. These settings determine whether Song data is transmitted (ON) or not (OFF) during Song playback. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. External Clock Keyboard Out Style Out Song Out ON/OFF ON/OFF ON/OFF ON/OFF CAUTION • If Local is set to OFF. These settings determine whether keyboard performance data of the instrument is transmitted (ON) or not (OFF). These settings determine whether Style data is transmitted (ON) or not (OFF) during Style playback. the Song. and Metronome functions will not start. it transmits/receives performance data. 2 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to select the item you want to change its value. 3 Use the dial to select ON or OFF. and performance data from the computer can be played on the instrument. ● When the instrument is connected with computer. These settings determine whether the instrument is synchronized to its own internal clock (OFF). the instrument’s performance data can be used on the computer. Item Local Range/Settings ON/OFF Description Local control determines whether or not notes played on the instrument are sounded by its internal tone generator system: the internal tone generator is active when local control is on.

A number of MIDI settings need to be made when you want to transfer performance data between the computer and the instrument. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 95 . and OFF. 3 Press [+/YES] to send. NOTE • When the PC2 setting is selected the instrument’s Style. NOTE • You can also access the PC Mode item by first pressing the [FUNCTION] button and then using the CATEGORY [ < ] and [ > ] buttons to locate it (page 80). demo. PC2. it is a good idea to first send and record the panel setup data before the actual performance data. This setting is not necessary when transferring Song or backup data between the computer and the instrument. Before you record performance data to a sequencer application running on your computer. PC1 Local External Clock Song Out Style Out Keyboard Out OFF ON OFF OFF OFF PC2* OFF OFF OFF OFF ON OFF ON OFF OFF OFF ON Hold for longer than a second 2 Use the dial to select PC1. or OFF. song.Connections ■PC Mode ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● 1 Press and hold the [DEMO] button for longer than a second so that the PC Mode item appears. or press [-/NO] to cancel. PC2. Initial Send This function lets you send the panel setup data to a computer. Three settings are available: PC1. song recording. * Set the PC mode to PC2 when using Digital Music Notebook. 2 Use the CATEGORY [<] and [>] buttons to select the Initial Setup item. The PC Mode item can conveniently make multiple settings for you in one operation. 1 Press the [FUNCTION] button. and lesson features cannot be used.

5 or higher. This will launch the Musicsoft Downloader application and the main window will appear. 101). Style file (extension: . 2 After selecting the language. click the Musicsoft Downloader shortcut icon that is created on the desktop. Use the Musicsoft Downloader application with Internet Explorer 5. stop playback before proceeding. ●Backup data can be transferred from the instrument to a computer and back. ■With the Musicsoft Downloader You Can ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ●Transfer MIDI Songs and Style files you have downloaded from the Internet or created on your computer from the computer to the instrument’s flash memory. Select the file you want to transfer to the instrument. double- 3 Click the “Add File” button and the Add File window will appear. Refer to Installation Guide on page 99 for details.895 KB.sty). if the amount of data exceeds 1. and click “Open”. NOTE • The instrument cannot be operated while the Musicsoft Downloader is running. ⇒ Refer to the procedure described below. 1 Install the Musicsoft Downloader and USB MIDI driver to your computer. Double-click the “SongData” Folder on the window. 4 Click the button to the right of “Look in” and select the folder from the dropdown menu that appears. Backup data can also be transferred from the instrument to the computer and back.895 KB • The number of files that can be shown on the display is as follows: 100 Songs 50 Styles 50 MDBs • Data Format: SMF format 0. q Click a Song file w Click “Open” 96 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . • Data capacity (max): 1. SMF format 1. In order to transfer Songs between your computer and the instrument you will need to install the USB MIDI Driver included on the Accessory CD-ROM on your computer. Backup data NOTE • Even if the number of Songs transferred is less than 100. and then install the Musicsoft Downloader from the Internet. then connect the computer and the instrument (pages 103. ⇒ Refer to the procedure described on page 98. the Song data cannot be transferred to the instrument. ● Data that can be transferred from a computer ■Use Musicsoft Downloader to Transfer Songs from the Computer to the Instrument’s Flash Memory ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● NOTE • If a Song or Style is being played.Connections Transferring Data Between the Computer and Instrument MIDI Songs and Style files stored to a computer can be transferred to the instrument.

press the [USER] button. NOTE • Before playing back the Song transferred from your computer. 7 Close the window to close the Musicsoft Downloader.” and then “Flash memory.” “Flash memory” here refers to the internal memory of the instrument. Click [OK] and the Song will be transferred from the “List of files stored temporarily” to the instrument’s memory. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 97 . CAUTION • Stored data can be lost due to equipment malfunction or improper operation. Click “Instrument. CAUTION • Do not unplug the USB cable during a data transfer. and then “Flash Memory” 6 After selecting the file in the “List of files stored temporarily. q Click “Electronic Musical Instruments”. make sure to close the Musicsoft Downloader program. Use the dial to select the Song you want to play. but operation of the memory media may become unstable and its contents may disappear. then press the [>/■] button to start playback. The memory medium will also be displayed at the bottom of the window to specify the destination for the transfer. Not only will the data not be transferred and saved.” click the downward [Move] button and a confirmation message will appear.Connections 5 A copy of the selected MIDI Song file will appear in the “List of files stored temporarily” at the top of the window. 8 To playback a Song stored in the mem- ory of the instrument. For safety we recommend that you keep a copy of all important data stored on your computer.

If you click “Electronic Musical Instruments” in the Musicsoft Downloader display. For details about how to transfer backup data using the Musicsoft Downloader application.Connections ■Transferring Backup data from the Instrument to a Computer ● ● You can use the Musicsoft Downloader to transfer Backup data (page 39) to a computer. 1 Press the [USER] button and select the Song residing in internal memory for which you want to set the guide track.BUP” will appear in the lower right corner of the Musicsoft Downloader display. We recommend that you select channel 1 for the right-hand part and channel 2 for the left-hand part. 98 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . all backup data will be overwritten every time you transmit or receive. you’ll need to specify which channels are to be played back as the right-hand and left-hand parts.” a file named “PSR-S550. CAUTION • Do not rename the backup data on the computer. including the five User Songs’ is transmitted/ received as a single file. 3 Use the CATEGORY [ < ] and [ > ] buttons to select the R-Part or L-Part item. As a result. and then “System Drive. refer to the Online help in the application. NOTE • Preset Song data cannot be transmitted from the instrument. This is the backup data. Keep this in mind when transferring data. 2 Press the [FUNCTION] button. CAUTION • The backup data. If you do so it will not be recognized when transferred to the instrument. 4 Use the dial to select the channel you want to play back as the specified right.or left-hand part. ● Using Songs with Notation In order to use Songs with notation (SMF format 0 only) transferred from a computer for lessons and practice.

The Start window should appear automatically. you must install Adobe Reader on your computer.exe] to open the Start window after inserting the CD-ROM. please read carefully the Software License Agreement at the end of this guide. 3 4 5 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 99 . (Please read carefully the AGREEMENT at the end of this guide before installing the application.com/download • Future upgrades of application and system software and any changes in specifications and functions will be announced separately. • Software such as the USB-MIDI driver may be revised and updated without prior notice. Install the software (page 103). If you have any problems in driver installation. If you do not have Adobe Reader. (Users of Windows Vista will need to click [Start. you can download the application from the Adobe website at the following URL: http://www. • Copying of the commercially available music data is strictly prohibited except for your personal use.) • Copying of the software or reproduction of this guide in whole or in part by any means is expressly forbidden without the written consent of the manufacturer.com Check the system requirements to make sure that the software will run on your computer (page 100). etc. CAUTION • This CD-ROM is not meant for use with an audio/visual system (CD player. http://music. NOTE • To view PDF files. DVD player. • Use of the software and this guide is governed by the SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT which the purchaser fully agrees to upon breaking the seal of the software packaging. Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive.yamaha. Make sure to check and download the latest version of the software from the following site. refer to the “Troubleshooting” on page 104.erenc ef R • The software and this Installation Guide are exclusive copyrights of Yamaha Corporation. 1 2 For subsequent operations.) Connect the instrument to the computer (page 92). ■ CD-ROM Installation Procedure Before breaking the seal of the software packaging. Please refer to page 101 for software installation instructions. e Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide SPECIAL NOTICES ● ● 6 Start up the software.adobe. Install the USB-MIDI driver to the computer (pages 101–102). refer to the owner’s manual for each software program (online help/PDF manual). ● Operating System (OS) The applications in this CD-ROM are provided in versions for Windows operating systems. • Yamaha makes no representations or warranties with regard to the use of the software and documentation and cannot be held responsible for the results of the use of this guide and the software. Never attempt to use the disk on equipment other than a computer.). Important Notices about the CD-ROM ● Data Types This CD-ROM includes application software.

It enables MIDI communication and control between the instrument and the computer. or compatible processor recommended) 1 GHz or higher. e q w q Application / Data Name USB-MIDI Driver (Windows 2000/XP) USB-MIDI Driver (Windows Vista/XP x64) Digital Music Notebook Digital Music Notebook Flash Demo Folder Name USBdrv2k_ USBdrvVista_ Contents This software is necessary when using your instrument with a computer via a USB connection. The download page can be displayed by clicking the software menu on the Start window and the “download” button in the next page.) By clicking each menu on the Start window.Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide Contents of the CD-ROM The start window as shown below will appear automatically when you insert the included CD-ROM. Full-motion demo software which introduces all features of the Digital Music Notebook. from within the program. CPU 166 MHz or higher.) e Musicsoft Downloader * All the applications listed above are supplied with online/PDF manuals. w DMN_ DMN_FlashDemo (Available at Yamaha website. you can access the User Registration page on the Internet and download some of the wide variety of application software available. Intel® Pentium®/Celeron® Processor family or Intel® 64 compatible processor 400 MHz or higher processor clock speed (Intel® Pentium®/Celeron® Processor family. Windows 2000/XP Home Edition/XP Professional/ Vista * Only 32-bit is supported.exe] to open the Start window after inserting the CD-ROM. see the respective download page on the web.4 GHz or more is recommended) Memory 32 MB or more (64 MB or more is recommended) 512 MB or more Hard Disk at least 3 MB of free space at least 3 MB of free space Display - - Digital Music Notebook 128 MB or more (256 MB or more is recommended) Digital Music Notebook (Requirements for playing content with video included. 100 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .) at least 150 MB of free space 1024 x 768 HighColor (16-bit) 256 MB or more NOTE • For the System Requirements of the other software available in the CD-ROM. Intel® Pentium®/Celeron® Processor family 800 MHz or higher. (Users of Windows Vista will need to click [Start. Utilizing a connection between the instrument and a computer. this application allows you to directly download Song data to the instrument. Digital Music Notebook is a combination music learning program and online service that makes it easy and fun to practice and master your favorite Songs. You can use the convenient and powerful Digital Music Notebook functions with the demo song after installing Digital Music Notebook. ■Minimum System Requirements● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● Application/Data USB Driver for Windows 2000/XP USB Driver for Windows Vista/XP x64 OS Windows 2000/XP Home Edition/XP Professional Windows Vista/XP Professional x64 Edition Windows XP Home/ Professional Edition. Intel® Pentium®/Celeron® Processor family (1. Service Pack 1a (SP1a) more/ Windows Vista * Only 32-bit is supported. Microsoft Downloader can be downloaded from the Internet.

The system starts the installation. (The Wizard window may take a while to display on some computers. The Start window will appear automatically. When the installation is complete.) Restart the computer. The USB-MIDI driver is software that transfers MIDI data back and forth between sequence software and the instrument via a USB cable. the system displays “Completing the Found New Hardware Wizard. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 101 . After installing the USB-MIDI drivers for all the connected USB devices.” If the system displays “Found New Hardware” in the lower right corner. NOTE • Once the Support Module is installed. If the control panel appears as “Pick a category”. Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. Go to [System] ➔ [Hardware] ➔ [Driver Signing Options] and check the radio button to the left of “Ignore” and click [OK]. the computer automatically displays the “Found New Hardware Wizard. Select [Start] ➔ [Control Panel].exe” and launch “Setup. When the instrument is turned on. • For Windows Vista: See page 102.” If the Wizard window is not displayed automatically. There is no need to restart the computer.) NOTE • This Wizard window will not appear when using Windows XP Professional x64 Edition. The root directory of the CD-ROM drive will be D:\ . E:\ . or Q:\ . select the radio button for “No.com/download/ 7 First.. this step is not necessary. Select “USBdrvVista_” → “XPx64SupportModule” → “Setup.yamaha. NOTE • If during the installation the system displays “. (The Wizard window may take a while to display on some computers.” Click [Finish]. click “Switch to Classic View” in the upper left of the window. The USB-MIDI driver installation is complete. then use a USB cable to connect the USB connector of the computer to the USB TO HOST connector of the instrument.Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide Software Installation ■ USB-MIDI Driver ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● 6 To operate the instrument from your computer via USB. 10 When using Windows XP Professional x64 Edition. 8 Check the drive name of the CD-ROM drive you will be using (D:. wait until “System Settings Change” is displayed. you’ll need to install the appropriate driver software.has not passed Windows Logo testing to verify its compatibility with Windows XP. select “My Computer” from the Start menu. • For Windows 2000: See page 102.” click [Continue Anyway]. etc. and then click “X” in the upper right of the window to close the Control Panel.) The drive name is displayed beside the CD-ROM icon in your “My Computer” folder. make sure the POWER switch on the instrument is set to OFF. 9 Installing the driver on Windows XP 1 2 3 4 5 Start the computer and use the “Administrator” account to log on to Windows XP. All control panels and icons will be displayed.” Follow the onscreen directions. not this time. If the system displays “Found New Hardware” in the lower right corner. refer to “Troubleshooting. Q:. Check the radio button to the left of “Install the software automatically (Recommended). NOTE • See the Yamaha Download page at the following URL for up-to-date news on USB-MIDI driver: http://music. Click the [OK] button to close System Properties.” then click [Next]. respectively. Computer Sequence software USB Cable Driver PSR-S550 • For Windows XP: See below. the Support Module must be installed.exe. (The Wizard window may take a while to display on some computers. Right-click the CD-ROM icon and select “Open” from the pop-up menu. E:.) If the Wizard window prompts you to specify whether or not to connect to Windows Update.” Click [Next]. wait until “Found New Hardware Wizard” is displayed. even if you’ve connected a new USB device or updated the USBMIDI driver..

) NOTE • If the “User Account Control” window appears.Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide Installing the driver on Windows 2000 Installing the driver on Windows Vista 1 2 3 4 5 6 Start the computer and use the “Administrator” account to log on to Windows 2000. and check the radio button to the left of “Ignore-Install all files. click [Next].” click [Yes]. Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. Click “Locate and install driver software (recommended)”.” Click [Next]. (The Wizard window may take a while to display on some computers.) The USB-MIDI driver installation is complete. Check the radio button to the left of “Search for a suitable driver for my device (Recommended).” Click [Next]. 7 Click [Next]. Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive. click “Don’t search online.” (Some computers may take a while to display the window. the system displays the message “The software for this device has been successfully installed. First. The AutoPlay window will appear. the computer automatically displays the “Found New Hardware” window. The USB-MIDI driver installation is complete. 1 2 3 4 Start the computer and use the “Administrator” account to log on to Windows Vista. click [Continue]. regardless of file signature” and click [OK].” If a message prompting you to insert the disk that came with your device appears. First. (Some computers may take a while to display the window. The system starts the installation. Specify the “USBdrv2k_” folder of the CD-ROM drive (such as D:\USBdrv2k_\) and continue the installation. The Start window will appear automatically. When the installation is complete. (The Wizard window may take a while to display on some computers. Click [Next]. Select [My Computer] ➔ [Control Panel] ➔ [System] ➔ [Hardware] ➔ [Driver Signing] ➔ [File Signature Verification]. the computer automatically displays the “Found New Hardware Wizard.” Click [Finish]. refer page 104 for “Troubleshooting. Click [Run Start. refer to “Troubleshooting” (page 104). make sure the POWER switch on the instrument is set to OFF. When the instrument is turned on. When the instrument is turned on. confirm this software is authored by Yamaha Corporation then click [Install]. 7 8 9 When the installation is complete.) Restart the computer. NOTE • If the “Windows Security” window appears.) If the Wizard window is not displayed automatically. NOTE • If the Wizard panel informs you that “The software you are about to install does not contain a Microsoft digital signature. 102 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . the system displays “Completing the Found New Hardware Wizard. If the window is not displayed automatically. then use a USB cable to connect the USB connector of the computer to the USB TO HOST connector of the instrument.exe]. make sure the POWER switch on the instrument is set to OFF. 5 6 If a message allowing Windows to search online for driver software appears. NOTE • The system may ask you to insert a Windows CD-ROM while it checks for the driver.” Click [Close]. The Start window will appear automatically. then use a USB cable to connect the USB connector of the computer to the USB TO HOST connector of the instrument. Check the “CD-ROM drives” box and uncheck all other items.

The page which explains the details about Musicsoft Downloader is displayed on the window. 1 2 3 Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive of the computer..0 (with SP1) or higher is installed to your computer. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall the application. you can use only the Musicsoft Downloader as a file transfer application software.Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide ■Digital Music Notebook ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● IMPORTANT • When installing Digital Music Notebook to Windows XP. 2000 or Vista. then select the application to be removed and click [Add/Remove. • Credit card settlement is required to purchase Digital Music Notebook content. The Start window appears on the screen. • When installing the Digital Music Notebook. For Digital Music Notebook operating instructions see the help menu: launch the Digital Music Notebook application and click “Help”. and follow the onscreen instructions to install the software. Please read carefully the AGREEMENT on page 106 in English. • For instructions on uninstalling the USB-MIDI driver. which the purchaser fully agrees to when using the application. or Vista. so please check with your local authorities to make sure that your credit card can be used. your computer must be connected to the Internet and be online. Other applications such as File Utility and Song Filer cannot be used. refer to “How can I remove the driver?” in the “Troubleshooting” section (page 104). Click the “Install” button. The Download page on the web is displayed. NOTE • The button names or menus may differ depending on the computer OS. Credit card processing may not be possible for some areas. The Start window appears on the screen. Each menu on the window indicates the application or data contained in the Accessory CD-ROM. Each menu on the window indicates the application or data contained in the Accessory CD-ROM. make sure to log on to the Administrator account. make sure to log on to the Administrator account.. Verify that your system meets the requirements before installing the software. • To install Musicsoft Downloader. 1 Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive of the computer. • For the instrument including this Accessory CD-ROM. before using the application. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 103 . Click “Musicsoft Downloader” on the Start window. Click “DIGITAL MUSIC NOTEBOOK” on the Start window. make sure that Internet Explorer 6. ■Musicsoft Downloader ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● IMPORTANT • When installing Musicsoft Downloader to Windows XP.]. 2 3 ● Uninstall (Removing the installed application) To remove any installed application software: Select [START] → [Settings] → [Control Panel] → [Add/Remove Programs] → [Install/Uninstall]. NOTE • Use of the DMN (Digital Music Notebook) is governed by the SIBELIUS SCORCH LICENSE AGREEMENT. Click “Musicsoft Downloader Download” button at the bottom of the window.

● Playback response is delayed.” If you find “Other devices. 2 Make sure that no “!” or “x” marks appear at “Universal serial bus controller” or “USB Root Hub. Even so. Perform the following steps. • If the “User Account Control” window appears. the USB function on the computer may be disabled. • Do not suspend the computer while the MIDI application is running. and application program set to the appropriate levels? • Have you selected an appropriate port in the sequence software? • Are you using the latest USB-MIDI driver? The latest driver can be downloaded from the web site (page 101). click “uninstall_x64.” from the “USBdrvVista_” folder. the USB controller is disabled. or select [Start] ➔ [Computer] (for Windows Vista). • Did you install the driver (pages 101–102)? • Is the USB cable connected correctly? • Are the volume settings of the instrument. simply disconnecting and connecting the USB cable will allow you to use the instrument functions again. 104 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Start the computer and use the “Administrator” account to log on to Windows. Follow the on-screen instructions to uninstall the driver. NOTE • When using a 64-bit OS.exe. the instrument does not operate correctly or no sound is heard. the instrument will be marked as an “Unknown device. etc. or select [Control Panel] ➔ [Device Manager] (for Windows Vista). depending on the particular environment (USB Host Controller.exe” file and launch the “uninstall. then connect it again. playback device. Right-click the CD-ROM icon and select “Open” from the pop-up menu.” and you will not be able to install the driver. * Classic View only in Windows XP. and make the connection again. • Does your computer satisfy the system requirements? • Is any other application or device driver running? ● Cannot suspend or resume the computer correctly.” double-click it to extend the tree to look for “Unknown device. Delete the “Unknown device” by following the steps below. or select [My Computer] (for Windows 2000). ● How can I remove the driver? 1 2 3 4 5 • Is any unknown device registered? If driver installation fails. 1 Select [Control Panel]* ➔ [System] ➔ [Hardware] ➔ [Device Manager] (for Windows XP/2000). Install the driver again. click [Continue]. • Is the USB cable connected correctly? Check the USB cable connection.exe.” file. • You may not be able to suspend/resume normally. Select [Start] ➔ [My Computer] (for Windows XP).” If one appears. Disconnect the USB cable. or select [Control Panel] ➔ [Device Manager] (for Windows Vista). • Is the USB function enabled on your computer? When you connect the instrument to the computer for the first time. select it and click the [Remove] button. (See pages 101–102.Accessory CD-ROM Installation Guide ■Troubleshooting ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● The driver cannot be installed. if the “Add New Hardware Wizard” does not appear.” If you see an “!” or “x” mark. Select “USBdrvVista_” or “USBdrv2k_” folder ➔ “uninstall” folder ➔ “uninstall. 1 Select [Control Panel]* ➔ [System] ➔ [Hardware] ➔ [Device Manager] (for Windows XP/2000). Insert the included CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive.). Remove the USB cable from the instrument. 2 3 4 5 Look for “Other devices” in the menu “View devices by type. Close all applications and windows that are open. * Classic View only in Windows XP.) ● When controlling the instrument from your computer via USB.

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The style does not sound properly. Possible Cause and Solution This is normal and indicates that the instrument is receiving electrical power. a popping sound is temporarily produced. this Style does not have a Fill-In section. Style BaroqueAir Style does not have a Rhythm part. When using a mobile phone. the actual sound of the voice may be slightly different from note to note. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 107 . Check that nothing is connected to the PHONES/OUTPUT jack on the rear panel. Is the [ACMP] button lit? If it is not lit. Make sure that the footswitch plug is properly connected to the SUSTAIN jack before turning on the power. Types 01–05 function when style playback is on.) Is the FILE CONTROL display showing? The instrument’s keyboard. (See page 94. some notes/sounds may be omitted (or “stolen”) from the accompaniment or song. The style or song does not play back when the [START/STOP] button is pressed. Make sure the Language setting in the FUNCTION display is set to English. For example. For types 06–12 you need to play two notes at the same time. There is no harmony sound. The polarity of the footswitch is reversed. so there is no rhythm sound for this Style. no sound is output. Using a mobile phone in close proximity to the instrument may produce interference.Appendix Troubleshooting Problem When the instrument is turned on or off. and a melody is played in the right-hand range. or the sound seems to be cut off. Also. The ACMP indicator does not appear when the [ACMP] button is pressed. Make sure that the Style Volume (page 81) is set to an appropriate level. To prevent this. No rhythm accompaniment plays when the [START/STOP] button is pressed after selecting the BaroqueAir Style in the MOVIE & SHOW category. will not produce any sound while the FILE CONTROL display is showing. The sound of the voice changes from note to note. There is no sound even when the keyboard is played or when a song or style is being played back. The other parts will begin playing when you play a chord in the accompaniment. When a set of headphones is plugged into this jack. This is normal. and/or there are Japanese characters in the display messages. turn off the mobile phone or use it further away from the instrument. noise is produced. The harmony effects (01–26) behave differently according to their type. Check the Local Control on/off. The instrument is polyphonic up to a maximum of 32 notes. Is External Clock set to ON? Make sure External Clock is set to OFF. press the [ACMP] button so it lights. The AWM tone generation method uses multiple recordings (samples) of an instrument across the range of the keyboard. Is the split point set at an appropriate key for the chords you are playing? Set the split point at an appropriate key (page 59). The footswitch (for sustain) seems to produce the opposite effect. Types 06–26 will function whether style playback is on or off. chords are played in the accompaniment range of the keyboard. etc. This is not a malfunction. thus. pressing the footswitch cuts off the sound and releasing it sustains the sounds.. Not all of the voices seem to sound. refer to “External Clock” on page 94. The Demo display is shown in Japanese. If the Dual voice or Split voice is being used and a style or song is playing back at the same time. Press the [EXIT] button to return to the MAIN display. (See page 12) Always press desired style category button first when you are going to use any style-related function.

Confirms whether loading is executed or not... Never turn the power off while writing.. Displayed when accessing the media while it is not inserted. Displayed while moving a file in the Musicsoft Downloader.. (Don’t turn off the power now. Media is not inserted.” Move File “Now Writing.....” File is not found. Displayed while erasing all data in the flash memory.. Displayed when the user song contains illegal data.Messages LCD Message Access error! All Memory Clearing. Indicates there is no file. “File too large. “File information area is not large enough. Displayed while deleting a file in the Musicsoft Downloader. Displayed while the delete function is engaged. Media capacity is full.)” 108 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Displayed while clearing the back-up data in the flash memory. Are you sure? Backup Clearing.” Flash Clearing. Format OK ? [EXECUTE] Formatting. Displayed while deleting a folder in the Musicsoft Downloader. Never turn the power off during data transmission. Confirms whether formatting the media is executed or not.. Com Mode Comment Indicates the failure in reading or writing from/to the media... Displayed while writing data in the memory. Displayed while loading data. Displayed while executing Song Clear or Track Clear of the user songs. Displayed when too much MIDI data was received at one time and failed to proceed.. Displayed when a track clear error occurs. USB flash memory or the internal flash memory. Displayed when the record standby mode is exited because an inappropriate style has been selected during style record standby. Displayed when the internal memory becomes full during recording. Memory Full “MIDI receive buffer overflow. Displayed when saving data cannot be executed since the media memory becomes full. Displayed while creating a folder in the Musicsoft Downloader application. Confirms whether Song Clear or Track Clear is executed or not. Doing so may result in data loss. Indicates that loading data cannot be executed since the file data is too large. End Exit. Confirms whether the Delete job is executed or not. Cancel Can’t clear TrackA.. Displayed when the transmission of Initial Send has been completed. otherwise the data may be damaged. This will not be displayed while the instrument is played back.. Loading is impossible. Displayed while formatting. Displayed when the transmission of Initial Send is cancelled. Completed Create Directory Data Error! Delete File Delete OK ? Delete Directory Deleting. Clearing. Displayed when the Musicsoft Downloader is started on the PC connected to the keyboard. Load OK ? Loading. Indicates that saving data in the media cannot be executed since the total number of files have become too many.. Indicates the specified job completion such as data saving and transmission. Displayed while clearing the song or style data transmitted to the internal flash memory.

Reconfirms whether each operation is executed or not.” [nnn] “file name” Comment Communication with the USB device has been shut down because of the overcurrent to the USB device. or stopping recording. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 109 .. Confirms whether saving is executed or not. NOTE • Not all the messages are listed in the table: the messages necessary to be explained only.Messages LCD Message OverCurrent Overwrite ? Please Wait. Indicates that the inserted media cannot be written since it is write-protected. Indicates the designated function is not available since the instrument is executing another job. Indicates the file name of the currently transmitting.” The media is not formatted. Confirms whether the data transmission is executed or not. Displayed when the data to be saved doesn’t exist.. Displayed while transmitting data. Rename File Save OK ? Saved data is not found. Indicates that the score cannot be displayed since the song data is too large.. Indicates that saving data cannot be executed since the folder/directory structure has become too complicated. this function is not available.. then turn on the power of the instrument. Indicates that the file control function is currently unavailable since the media is being accessed. Doing so may result in data loss. such as displaying scores and lyrics.” There are too many files. Disconnect the device from the USB TO DEVICE terminal. Indicates the inserted media has not been formatted. Displayed while rewriting the file name in the Musicsoft Downloader. Indicates that saving data cannot be executed since the total number of files exceeds the capacity. Never turn the power off while saving. “This function is not available now.” “The song data is too large to be converted to notation.. Displayed when executing the jobs that take some time. Set to the write-protect switch to the “overwrite” position before use.. Displayed while saving data in the memory. Send OK? Sending.” Sure ? [YES/NO] “The limit of the media has been reached. Saving. “nnn” indicates the receiving block. Confirms whether overwriting is executed or not. “Since the media is in use now. “The media is write-protected.

● Panel Voice List Voice No. Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No. 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 Live! Grand Piano Live! Bright Piano Live! WarmGrand Harpsichord GrandHarpsi HonkyTonk MidiGrand Oct.Piano2 CP80 Cool! GalaxyEP Cool! SuitcaseEP PolarisEP JazzChorus HyperTines Cool! E.Voice List ■ Maximum Polyphony ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● ● The instrument has 64-note maximum polyphony. If the maximum polyphony is exceeded. so when auto accompaniment is used the total number of available notes for playing on the keyboard is correspondingly reduced. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 24 0 112 111 25 0 112 106 26 0 112 108 27 0 112 107 28 0 113 106 29 0 112 105 30 0 113 105 31 0 119 106 32 0 112 41 33 0 112 56 Guitar&Bass 1 0 116 25 2 0 117 26 3 0 115 27 4 0 114 29 5 0 114 26 6 0 118 26 7 0 117 29 8 0 125 28 9 0 113 26 10 0 115 31 11 0 116 26 12 0 117 30 13 0 112 28 14 0 115 25 15 0 115 28 16 0 116 30 17 0 126 28 18 0 117 31 19 0 117 28 20 0 119 27 21 0 115 30 22 0 113 31 23 0 115 26 24 0 118 28 25 0 123 28 26 0 115 29 27 0 114 30 28 0 124 28 29 0 120 28 30 0 113 27 31 0 114 28 32 0 113 28 33 0 114 31 34 0 122 28 35 0 112 31 36 0 119 28 37 0 113 30 38 0 112 29 39 0 113 29 40 0 116 31 41 0 112 26 42 0 112 30 43 0 114 34 Voice Name Fiddle Banjo Koto Shamisen Oud Sitar1 Sitar2 Pi Pa SoloViolin Orch. Remember to take this into consideration. The same applies to the Split Voice and Song functions.Hit Dynamic Nylon Live! SteelGuitar Cool! JazzGuitar Cool! Elec. Voice Name Voice No.12Str FeedbackGtr MutedGuitar FunkGuitar VodooLead FolkGuitar Overdrive Cool! ElectricBass 110 .Piano1 Oct. regardless of what functions are used. Program Numbers and Program Change Numbers differ by a value of 1. earlier played notes will be cut off and the most recent notes have priority (last note priority).Piano 1 0 114 5 2 0 118 5 3 0 115 5 4 0 118 6 5 0 113 6 6 0 119 5 7 0 120 5 8 0 116 6 9 0 112 5 10 0 112 6 11 0 116 5 12 0 114 6 13 0 115 6 14 0 113 5 15 0 117 6 16 0 117 5 17 0 112 8 18 0 113 8 Strings 1 0 117 50 2 0 116 50 3 0 122 50 4 0 114 49 5 0 113 41 6 0 112 49 7 0 113 49 8 0 112 52 9 0 112 50 10 0 116 49 11 0 113 50 12 0 112 45 13 0 115 50 14 0 112 51 15 0 112 46 16 0 125 49 17 0 112 42 18 0 112 43 19 0 112 44 20 0 113 111 21 0 112 47 22 0 113 47 23 0 113 108 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual NOTE • The Voice List includes MIDI program change numbers for each voice.Gtr Sweet! Mandolin Live! SlideSteel Cool! SlideClean Cool! VintageLead Live! 12StringGtr Cool! PowerLead Live! DynamicSteel Cool! BluesGuitar Cool! CleanGuitar Classic Guitar PedalSteel RockGuitar VintageStrum PowerChord 60’sClean SmoothLead VintageAmp CrunchGtr CampfireGtr SolidGuitar VintageOpen VintageMute LeadGuitar ChorusGtr VintageTrem OctaveGtr DeepChorus TremoloGtr HeavyStack WahGuitar Distortion Elec. That is. Use these program change numbers when playing the instrument via MIDI from an external device. This means that it can play a maximum of up to 64 notes at once.Piano PhaseEP NewTines FunkEP DX Modern VintageEP VenusEP ModernEP TremoloEP SuperDX StageEP Clavi WahClavi Live! Strings Live! Orchestra Allegro Strings Symphon.Str Sweet! Violin Strings OrchStrings AnalogStrs ChamberStrs BowStrings SlowStrings TremoloStrs MarcatoStrs SynStrings1 PizzStrings Watariyat Viola Cello Contrabass Er Hu Harp Hackbrett Kanoun Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No. • Some voices may sound continuously or have a long decay after the notes have been released while the sustain pedal (footswitch) is held. Auto accompaniment uses a number of the available notes. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) Piano 1 0 113 1 2 0 112 2 3 0 114 1 4 0 112 7 5 0 113 7 6 0 112 4 7 0 112 3 8 0 113 4 9 0 114 4 10 0 113 3 E. • Program Numbers 001 to 128 directly relate to MIDI Program Change Numbers 000 to 127.

105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.Organ DrawbarOrg JazzOrgan2 RockOrgan2 ClickOrgan GospelOrg MellowDraw BrightDraw 60’sOrgan JazzOrgan3 Tibia 16+4 Tibia Full ChapelOrgn1 Voice No. 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.Bass PickBass Cool! Fretless SlapBass SubBass HardBass ResoBass SuperFretless FusionBass Bass&Cymbal AnalogBass DrySynBass 80’sSynBass HiQBass FunkBass ClickBass MellowFinger Sweet! TenorSax Sweet! AltoSax Sweet! SopranoSax GrowlSax BaritoneSax SopranoSax TenorSax AltoSax WoodwindEns Sweet! Flute Sweet! Clarinet Sweet! PanFlute EnglishHorn Bassoon Sweet! Class.Voice List Voice No.Section SmallBrass SoftAnalog FunkyAnalog TechnoBrass SynthBrass AirChoir GothicVox SweetHeaven DreamHeaven Choir VoxHumana Insomnia NeoWarmPad CyberPad Wave2001 Atmosphere XenonPad Equinox Fantasia DX Pad Symbiont Stargate Area51 DarkMoon Ionosphere PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 111 . MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 24 0 114 20 25 0 115 20 26 0 112 20 27 0 112 21 28 0 114 21 29 0 115 21 Trumpet 1 0 115 57 2 0 117 58 3 0 116 57 4 0 112 57 5 0 113 57 6 0 116 58 7 0 115 58 8 0 112 58 9 0 114 58 10 0 112 60 11 0 113 59 12 0 114 59 13 0 112 59 14 0 113 34 Brass 1 0 117 63 2 0 118 63 3 0 116 63 4 0 112 61 5 0 115 67 6 0 112 62 7 0 125 62 8 0 121 62 9 0 113 60 10 0 120 62 11 0 116 62 12 0 113 63 13 0 123 62 14 0 114 62 15 0 118 58 16 0 115 62 17 0 113 64 18 0 122 62 19 0 119 62 20 0 113 62 21 0 118 62 22 0 112 64 23 0 113 58 24 0 117 62 25 0 114 64 26 0 115 63 27 0 114 63 28 0 112 63 Choir 1 0 112 55 2 0 113 54 3 0 118 89 4 0 121 89 5 0 112 53 6 0 112 54 Pad 1 0 113 95 2 0 115 90 3 0 113 100 4 0 112 96 5 0 112 100 6 0 112 92 7 0 112 95 8 0 112 89 9 0 112 93 10 0 113 89 11 0 114 89 12 0 112 90 13 0 113 90 14 0 115 95 Voice Name ChapelOrgn2 ChapelOrgn3 PipeOrgan ReedOrgan Harmonium1 Harmonium2 Sweet! Trumpet Sweet! Trombone JazzTrumpet SoloTrumpet FlugelHorn Trombone SoftTromb SoloTromb MellowTromb MutedTrump BaritonHorn BaritonHit Tuba AlpBass Live! PopBrass Live! HyperBrass Live! OctaveBrass Live! FrenchHorns BrassCombo BrassSection Sforzando BigBrass BallroomBrs BrightBrass MellowBrass 80’sBrass SoftBrass FullHorns SmoothTromb HighBrass OberBrass TrumpetEns MellowHorns BigBandBrs PopBrass AnalogBrs Trb. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 44 0 112 33 45 0 112 35 46 0 112 36 47 0 112 37 48 0 114 40 49 0 114 39 50 0 112 39 51 0 113 36 52 0 113 37 53 0 114 33 54 0 112 40 55 0 116 40 56 0 115 40 57 0 113 39 58 0 112 38 59 0 115 39 60 0 112 34 Saxophone 1 0 117 67 2 0 114 66 3 0 113 65 4 0 118 67 5 0 112 68 6 0 112 65 7 0 112 67 8 0 112 66 9 0 113 67 Flute&Woodwind 1 0 114 74 2 0 114 72 3 0 113 76 4 0 112 70 5 0 112 71 6 0 115 74 7 0 112 73 8 0 112 72 9 0 112 69 10 0 112 74 11 0 113 74 12 0 112 79 13 0 112 76 14 0 112 78 15 0 112 75 16 0 112 80 17 0 112 110 18 0 114 78 19 0 118 74 20 0 116 110 Organ 1 0 118 19 2 0 117 17 3 0 117 19 4 0 115 19 5 0 118 17 6 0 116 19 7 0 112 19 8 0 113 18 9 0 112 17 10 0 114 19 11 0 118 18 12 0 115 17 13 0 113 17 14 0 113 19 15 0 112 18 16 0 119 17 17 0 115 18 18 0 116 17 19 0 116 18 20 0 120 17 21 0 114 17 22 0 114 18 23 0 113 20 Voice Name Aco.Flute Piccolo Clarinet Oboe Flute PanFlute Whistle EthnicFlute Shakuhachi Recorder Ocarina Bagpipe Nay Di Zi Sheng Cool! Organ Cool! JazzOrgan Cool! RotorOrgan Cool! FullRocker StadiumOrg RotaryDrive RockOrgan1 DanceOrgan JazzOrgan1 PurpleOrg Elec.

Celesta Glockenspiel MusicBox Orgel Vibraphone VibesKSP HardVibes Marimba MarimbaKSP SineMarimba Balimba LogDrums Xylophone TubularBells ChurchBells Carillon Dulcimer 112 . Voice Name MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 15 0 115 89 GoldenAge 16 0 114 95 Solaris 17 0 117 89 Millennium 18 0 114 90 Dunes Synth.Piano2 El.Lead 12 0 118 81 TinyLead 13 0 121 82 FunkyLead 14 0 114 85 Paraglide 15 0 112 85 Portatone 16 0 113 82 BigLead 17 0 117 82 Warp 18 0 119 82 Fargo 19 0 113 85 Adrenaline 20 0 112 99 Stardust 21 0 112 84 AeroLead 22 0 114 81 MiniLead 23 0 113 88 Impact 24 0 113 99 SunBell 25 0 112 88 UnderHeim 26 0 116 81 HiBias 27 0 115 81 Vinylead 28 126 0 1 SFXKit1 29 126 0 2 SFXKit2 30 126 0 112 AnimalKit Accordion&Harmonica 1 0 112 22 Musette 2 0 117 22 Steirisch 3 0 113 22 TuttiAccrd 4 0 115 22 SmallAccrd 5 0 116 22 Accordion 6 0 112 24 BallroomAcc 7 0 113 24 Bandoneon 8 0 114 22 SoftAccrd 9 0 113 23 ModernHarp 10 0 114 23 BluesHarp Percussion 1 0 112 12 Vibraphone 2 0 113 12 JazzVibes 3 0 112 13 Marimba 4 0 112 14 Xylophone 5 0 112 115 SteelDrums 6 0 112 9 Celesta 7 0 112 10 Glocken 8 0 112 11 MusicBox 9 0 112 15 TubularBell 10 0 112 109 Kalimba 11 0 112 16 Dulcimer 12 0 112 48 Timpani Drum Kit 1 127 0 1 StandardKit1 2 127 0 2 StandardKit2 3 127 0 5 HitKit 4 127 0 33 JazzKit 5 127 0 41 BrushKit 6 127 0 9 RoomKit 7 127 0 17 RockKit 8 127 0 25 ElectroKit 9 127 0 26 AnalogKit 10 127 0 28 DanceKit 11 127 0 49 SymphonyKit PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual Voice No.Piano2KSP ChorusEP2 DXEPHard DXLegend DXPhaseEP DX+AnalogEP DXKotoEP VXfadeEl. 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.Piano VXfadeEl. 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 12 126 0 41 13 126 0 44 14 126 0 36 15 126 0 37 16 126 0 65 17 126 0 115 18 126 0 125 19 127 0 128 Voice Name CubanKit PopLatinKit ArabicKit ArabicKit 2 ArabicMixKit IndianKit ChineseKit ChineseMixKit ● GM&XG Voice List Voice No.Piano1 El.KSP Harpsichord2 Harpsichord3 Clavi. PierceClavi.Voice List Voice No.KSP Clavi.Piano1KSP MellowEP1 ChorusEP1 HardEl.&FX 1 0 122 82 Oxygen 2 0 123 82 Matrix 3 0 120 82 WireLead 4 0 113 81 HipLead 5 0 117 81 HopLead 6 0 116 82 FireWire 7 0 115 82 Analogon 8 0 114 82 Blaster 9 0 115 85 Skyline 10 0 112 81 SquareLead 11 0 112 82 Saw.P2 Harpsichord Harpsi.Piano1 El.Wah PulseClavi.P1 60sEl. 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No. Clavi. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 3 0 18 1 4 0 40 1 5 0 41 1 6 0 0 2 7 0 1 2 8 0 0 3 9 0 1 3 10 0 32 3 11 0 40 3 12 0 41 3 13 0 0 4 14 0 1 4 15 0 0 5 16 0 1 5 17 0 18 5 18 0 32 5 19 0 40 5 20 0 45 5 21 0 64 5 22 0 0 6 23 0 1 6 24 0 32 6 25 0 33 6 26 0 34 6 27 0 40 6 28 0 41 6 29 0 42 6 30 0 45 6 31 0 0 7 32 0 1 7 33 0 25 7 34 0 35 7 35 0 0 8 36 0 1 8 37 0 27 8 38 0 64 8 39 0 65 8 40 0 0 9 41 0 0 10 42 0 0 11 43 0 64 11 44 0 0 12 45 0 1 12 46 0 45 12 47 0 0 13 48 0 1 13 49 0 64 13 50 0 97 13 51 0 98 13 52 0 0 14 53 0 0 15 54 0 96 15 55 0 97 15 56 0 0 16 Voice Name GrandPiano GrndPianoKSP MellowGrPno PianoStrings Dream BrightPiano BritePnoKSP ElecGrandPno ElecGrPnoKSP DetunedCP80 LayeredCP1 LayeredCP2 Honkytonk HonkytonkKSP El.

Strings SlwAtTremStr SuspenseStr PizzicatoStr Orch. 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.Organ 70sPercOrg1 DetPercOrgan LightOrgan Perc.Bass PickBass MutePickBass FretlessBass Fretless2 Fretless3 Fretless4 Syn. 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.Harp YangChin Timpani Strings1 StereoStrngs SlwAtkStrngs ArcoStrings 60’sStrings Orchestra Orchestra2 TremOrchstra Velo.Fretless SmthFretless SlapBass1 ResonantSlap PunchThumb SlapBass2 Velo.Organ2 RockOrgan RotaryOrgan SlowRotary FastRotary ChurchOrgan ChurchOrgan3 ChurchOrgan2 NotreDame OrganFlute Trem.Strings Strings2 S.Voice List Voice No.OrganFl ReedOrgan PuffOrgan Accordion AccordIt Harmonica Harmonica2 TangoAccord TangoAccord2 NylonGuitar NylonGuitar2 NylonGuitar3 VelGtrHarmo Ukulele SteelGuitar SteelGuitar2 12StrGuitar Nylon&Steel Steel&Body Mandolin JazzGuitar MellowGuitar JazzAmp CleanGuitar ChorusGuitar MutedGuitar FunkGuitar1 MuteSteelGtr FunkGuitar2 JazzMan Overdriven GuitarPinch Distortion FeedbackGtr FeedbackGtr2 GtrHarmonics GtrFeedback GtrHarmonic2 AcousticBass JazzRhythm VXUprghtBass Voice No. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 57 0 35 16 58 0 96 16 59 0 97 16 60 0 0 17 61 0 32 17 62 0 33 17 63 0 34 17 64 0 35 17 65 0 36 17 66 0 37 17 67 0 38 17 68 0 40 17 69 0 64 17 70 0 65 17 71 0 66 17 72 0 67 17 73 0 0 18 74 0 24 18 75 0 32 18 76 0 33 18 77 0 37 18 78 0 0 19 79 0 64 19 80 0 65 19 81 0 66 19 82 0 0 20 83 0 32 20 84 0 35 20 85 0 40 20 86 0 64 20 87 0 65 20 88 0 0 21 89 0 40 21 90 0 0 22 91 0 32 22 92 0 0 23 93 0 32 23 94 0 0 24 95 0 64 24 96 0 0 25 97 0 16 25 98 0 25 25 99 0 43 25 100 0 96 25 101 0 0 26 102 0 16 26 103 0 35 26 104 0 40 26 105 0 41 26 106 0 96 26 107 0 0 27 108 0 18 27 109 0 32 27 110 0 0 28 111 0 32 28 112 0 0 29 113 0 40 29 114 0 41 29 115 0 43 29 116 0 45 29 117 0 0 30 118 0 43 30 119 0 0 31 120 0 40 31 121 0 41 31 122 0 0 32 123 0 65 32 124 0 66 32 125 0 0 33 126 0 40 33 127 0 45 33 Voice Name Dulcimer2 Cimbalom Santur DrawbarOrgan DetDrawOrgan 60sDrawOrg1 60sDrawOrg2 70sDrawOrg1 DrawbarOrg2 60sDrawOrg3 EvenBarOrg 16+2'2_3Org OrganBass 70sDrawOrg2 CheezyOrgan DrawbarOrg3 Perc.SlowStrngs LegatoStrngs WarmStrings Kingdom 70’sStrings Strings3 SynStrings1 ResoStrings SynStrings4 SynStrings5 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 113 .Sw. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 128 0 0 34 129 0 18 34 130 0 27 34 131 0 40 34 132 0 43 34 133 0 45 34 134 0 65 34 135 0 0 35 136 0 28 35 137 0 0 36 138 0 32 36 139 0 33 36 140 0 34 36 141 0 96 36 142 0 97 36 143 0 0 37 144 0 27 37 145 0 32 37 146 0 0 38 147 0 43 38 148 0 0 39 149 0 18 39 150 0 20 39 151 0 24 39 152 0 35 39 153 0 40 39 154 0 64 39 155 0 65 39 156 0 66 39 157 0 96 39 158 0 0 40 159 0 6 40 160 0 12 40 161 0 18 40 162 0 19 40 163 0 32 40 164 0 40 40 165 0 41 40 166 0 64 40 167 0 0 41 168 0 8 41 169 0 0 42 170 0 0 43 171 0 0 44 172 0 0 45 173 0 8 45 174 0 40 45 175 0 0 46 176 0 0 47 177 0 40 47 178 0 0 48 179 0 0 49 180 0 3 49 181 0 8 49 182 0 24 49 183 0 35 49 184 0 40 49 185 0 41 49 186 0 42 49 187 0 45 49 188 0 0 50 189 0 3 50 190 0 8 50 191 0 40 50 192 0 41 50 193 0 64 50 194 0 65 50 195 0 0 51 196 0 27 51 197 0 64 51 198 0 65 51 Voice Name FingerBass FingerDark FlangeBass Bass&DistEG FingerSlap FingerBass2 Mod.Slap SynthBass1 SynBass1Dark FastResoBass AcidBass ClaviBass TechnoBass Orbiter SquareBass RubberBass Hammer SynthBass2 MellowSyBass SequenceBass ClickSynBass SynBass2Dark SmoothSyBass ModulrSyBass DXBass XWireBass Violin SlwAtkViolin Viola Cello Contrabass Trem.

MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 270 0 19 81 271 0 64 81 272 0 65 81 273 0 66 81 274 0 0 82 275 0 6 82 276 0 8 82 277 0 18 82 278 0 19 82 279 0 20 82 280 0 24 82 281 0 25 82 282 0 40 82 283 0 41 82 284 0 45 82 285 0 96 82 286 0 0 83 287 0 65 83 288 0 0 84 289 0 64 84 290 0 0 85 291 0 64 85 292 0 65 85 293 0 0 86 294 0 24 86 295 0 64 86 296 0 0 87 297 0 35 87 298 0 0 88 299 0 16 88 300 0 64 88 301 0 65 88 302 0 0 89 303 0 64 89 304 0 0 90 305 0 16 90 306 0 17 90 307 0 18 90 308 0 64 90 309 0 65 90 310 0 0 91 311 0 64 91 312 0 65 91 313 0 66 91 314 0 67 91 315 0 0 92 316 0 64 92 317 0 66 92 318 0 67 92 319 0 0 93 320 0 64 93 321 0 65 93 322 0 0 94 323 0 64 94 324 0 65 94 325 0 0 95 326 0 0 96 327 0 20 96 328 0 27 96 329 0 64 96 330 0 66 96 331 0 0 97 332 0 45 97 333 0 64 97 334 0 65 97 335 0 66 97 336 0 0 98 337 0 27 98 338 0 64 98 339 0 0 99 340 0 12 99 Voice Name Shroud Mellow SoloSine SineLead SawtoothLead SawtoothLd2 ThickSaw DynamicSaw DigitalSaw BigLead HeavySynth WaspySynth PulseSaw Dr.Lead VelocityLead Seq.HornSolo FrenchHorn2 HornOrchestr BrassSection Tp&TbSection BrassSect2 HighBrass MellowBrass SynthBrass1 QuackBrass ResoSynBrass PolyBrass SynthBrass3 JumpBrass AnaVelBrass1 AnalogBrass1 SynthBrass2 SoftBrass SynthBrass4 ChoirBrass AnaVelBrass2 AnalogBrass2 SopranoSax AltoSax SaxSection HyperAltoSax TenorSax BreathyTenor SoftTenorSax TenorSax2 BaritoneSax Oboe EnglishHorn Bassoon Clarinet Piccolo Flute Recorder PanFlute BlownBottle Shakuhachi Whistle Ocarina SquareLead SquareLead2 LMSquare Hollow Voice No. 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 199 0 0 52 200 0 0 53 201 0 3 53 202 0 16 53 203 0 32 53 204 0 40 53 205 0 0 54 206 0 0 55 207 0 40 55 208 0 41 55 209 0 64 55 210 0 0 56 211 0 35 56 212 0 64 56 213 0 0 57 214 0 16 57 215 0 17 57 216 0 32 57 217 0 0 58 218 0 18 58 219 0 0 59 220 0 16 59 221 0 0 60 222 0 0 61 223 0 6 61 224 0 32 61 225 0 37 61 226 0 0 62 227 0 35 62 228 0 40 62 229 0 41 62 230 0 42 62 231 0 0 63 232 0 12 63 233 0 20 63 234 0 24 63 235 0 27 63 236 0 32 63 237 0 45 63 238 0 64 63 239 0 0 64 240 0 18 64 241 0 40 64 242 0 41 64 243 0 45 64 244 0 64 64 245 0 0 65 246 0 0 66 247 0 40 66 248 0 43 66 249 0 0 67 250 0 40 67 251 0 41 67 252 0 64 67 253 0 0 68 254 0 0 69 255 0 0 70 256 0 0 71 257 0 0 72 258 0 0 73 259 0 0 74 260 0 0 75 261 0 0 76 262 0 0 77 263 0 0 78 264 0 0 79 265 0 0 80 266 0 0 81 267 0 6 81 268 0 8 81 269 0 18 81 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual Voice Name SynStrings2 ChoirAahs StereoChoir ChoirAahs2 MellowChoir ChoirStrings VoiceOohs SynthVoice SynthVoice2 Choral AnalogVoice OrchestraHit OrchestrHit2 Impact Trumpet Trumpet2 BriteTrumpet WarmTrumpet Trombone Trombone2 Tuba Tuba2 MutedTrumpet FrenchHorn Fr.Comp 114 . 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.Analog CalliopeLead PureLead ChiffLead Rubby CharangLead DistortedLd WireLead VoiceLead SynthAahs VoxLead FifthsLead BigFive Bass&Lead Big&Low Fat&Perky SoftWhirl NewAgePad Fantasy WarmPad ThickPad SoftPad SinePad HornPad RotaryStrngs PolySynthPad PolyPad80 ClickPad AnalogPad SquarePad ChoirPad Heaven Itopia CCPad BowedPad Glacier GlassPad MetallicPad TinePad PanPad HaloPad SweepPad Shwimmer Converge PolarPad Celestial Rain ClaviPad HarmoRain AfricanWind Carib SoundTrack Prologue Ancestral Crystal SynthDr.Voice List Voice No.

Pad Planet Brightness FantasyBells Smokey Goblins GoblinsSynth Creeper RingPad Ritual ToHeaven Night Glisten BellChoir Echoes Echoes2 EchoPan EchoBells BigPan SynthPiano Creation StarDust Reso&Panning Sci-Fi Starz Sitar DetunedSitar Sitar2 Tambra Tamboura Banjo MutedBanjo Rabab Gopichant Oud Shamisen Koto Taisho-kin Kanoon Kalimba Bagpipe Fiddle Shanai Shanai2 Pungi Hichiriki TinkleBell Bonang Altair GamelanGongs Voice No. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 412 0 99 113 413 0 100 113 414 0 101 113 415 0 0 114 416 0 0 115 417 0 97 115 418 0 98 115 419 0 0 116 420 0 96 116 421 0 0 117 422 0 96 117 423 0 0 118 424 0 64 118 425 0 65 118 426 0 66 118 427 0 0 119 428 0 64 119 429 0 65 119 430 0 0 120 431 0 0 121 432 0 0 122 433 0 0 123 434 0 0 124 435 0 0 125 436 0 0 126 437 0 0 127 438 0 0 128 439 64 0 1 440 64 0 2 441 64 0 4 442 64 0 17 443 64 0 33 444 64 0 34 445 64 0 35 446 64 0 36 447 64 0 37 448 64 0 38 449 64 0 49 450 64 0 50 451 64 0 51 452 64 0 55 453 64 0 56 454 64 0 65 455 64 0 66 456 64 0 67 457 64 0 68 458 64 0 69 459 64 0 70 460 64 0 71 461 64 0 81 462 64 0 82 463 64 0 83 464 64 0 84 465 64 0 85 466 64 0 86 467 64 0 87 468 64 0 88 469 64 0 89 470 64 0 90 471 64 0 91 472 64 0 97 473 64 0 98 474 64 0 99 475 64 0 100 476 64 0 101 477 64 0 113 478 64 0 114 479 64 0 115 480 64 0 116 Voice Name StereoGamlan RamaCymbal AsianBells Agogo SteelDrums GlassPerc.Voice List Voice No. 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No.KeyClick Shower Thunder Wind Stream Bubble Feed Dog Horse BirdTweet2 Ghost Maou PhoneCall DoorSqueak DoorSlam ScratchCut ScratchSplit WindChime TelphonRing2 CarEngineIgn CarTiresSqel CarPassing CarCrash Siren Train JetPlane Starship Burst RollrCoaster Submarine Laugh Scream Punch Heartbeat FootSteps MachineGun LaserGun Explosion Firework PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 115 .Cymbal GtrFretNoise BreathNoise Seashore BirdTweet TelephonRing Helicopter Applause Gunshot CuttingNoise CuttingNoiz2 StringSlap Fl. ThaiBells Woodblock Castanets TaikoDrum GranCassa MelodicTom MelodicTom2 RealTom RockTom SynthDrum AnalogTom ElectroPerc. 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 Bank Select MIDI Voice Program No. HollwRelease NylonElPiano NylonHarp HarpVox Atmos. MSB LSB Change# (category) (0–127) (0–127) (1–128) 341 0 14 99 342 0 18 99 343 0 35 99 344 0 40 99 345 0 41 99 346 0 42 99 347 0 64 99 348 0 65 99 349 0 66 99 350 0 67 99 351 0 68 99 352 0 69 99 353 0 70 99 354 0 71 99 355 0 72 99 356 0 0 100 357 0 18 100 358 0 19 100 359 0 40 100 360 0 64 100 361 0 65 100 362 0 66 100 363 0 67 100 364 0 0 101 365 0 64 101 366 0 96 101 367 0 0 102 368 0 64 102 369 0 65 102 370 0 66 102 371 0 67 102 372 0 68 102 373 0 70 102 374 0 71 102 375 0 96 102 376 0 0 103 377 0 8 103 378 0 14 103 379 0 64 103 380 0 65 103 381 0 66 103 382 0 67 103 383 0 68 103 384 0 69 103 385 0 0 104 386 0 64 104 387 0 0 105 388 0 32 105 389 0 35 105 390 0 96 105 391 0 97 105 392 0 0 106 393 0 28 106 394 0 96 106 395 0 97 106 396 0 98 106 397 0 0 107 398 0 0 108 399 0 96 108 400 0 97 108 401 0 0 109 402 0 0 110 403 0 0 111 404 0 0 112 405 0 64 112 406 0 96 112 407 0 97 112 408 0 0 113 409 0 96 113 410 0 97 113 411 0 98 113 Voice Name Popcorn TinyBells RoundGlocken GlockenChime ClearBells ChorusBells SynthMallet SoftCrystal LoudGlocken ChristmasBel VibeBells DigitalBells AirBells BellHarp Gamelimba Atmosphere WarmAtmos. Rev.

. • Voices with the same Alternate Note Number (*1 . the “Seq Click H” (Note# 36/Note C1) corresponds to (Note# 24/Note C0). in “1: Standard Kit 1”. • Key Off: Keys marked “O” stop sounding the instant they are released. 4) cannot be played simultaneously. • The MIDI Note # and Note are actually one octave lower than keyboard Note # and Note. MSB (0–127) / LSB (0–127) / PC (1–128) Keyboard MIDI Key Alternate Note# Note Note# Note Off Group 1 127/000/001 Standard Kit 1 Surdo Mute Surdo Open Hi Q Whip Slap Scratch H Scratch L Finger Snap Click Noise Metronome Click Metronome Bell Seq Click L Seq Click H Brush Tap Brush Swirl Brush Slap Brush Tap Swirl Snare Roll Caanet Snare Soft Sticks Kick Soft Open Rim Shot Kick Tight Kick Side Stick Snare Hand Clap Snare Tight Floor Tom L Hi-Hat Closed Floor Tom H Hi-Hat Pedal Low Tom Hi-Hat Open Mid Tom L Mid Tom H Crash Cymbal 1 High Tom Ride Cymbal 1 Chinese Cymbal Ride Cymbal Cup Tambourine Splash Cymbal Cowbell Crash Cymbal 2 Vibraslap Ride Cymbal 2 Bongo H Bongo L Conga H Mute Conga H Open Conga L Timbale H Timbale L Agogo H Agogo L Cabasa Maracas Samba While H Samba While L Guiro Short Guiro Long Claves Wood Block H Wood Block L Cuica Mute Cuica Open Triangle Mute Triangle Open Shaker Jingle Bells Bell Tree 2 127/000/002 Standard Kit 2 3 127/000/005 Hit Kit* 4 127/000/033 Jazz Kit 5 127/000/041 Brush Kit 6 127/000/009 Room Kit C1 D1 E1 F1 G1 C#1 D#1 F#1 G#1 A1 B1 C2 D2 E2 F2 G2 G#2 A2 B2 C3 D3 E3 F3 G3 G#3 A3 B3 C4 D4 E4 F4 G4 G#4 A4 B4 C5 D5 E5 F5 G5 G#5 A5 B5 C6 A#5 D#5 A#4 D#4 A#3 D#3 A#2 D#2 A#1 C#2 F#2 C#3 F#3 C#4 F#4 C#5 F#5 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 3 3 4 4 O O O Snare Roll 2 Snare Soft 2 Snare Electro Snare Jazz H Brush Slap 2 Kick Tight L Open Rim Shot H Short Snare Pitched Kick Tight Short Kick Wet Kick Short Kick Tight H Stick Ambient Snare Short Snare Ambient Snare Tight H Snare Tight 2 Hybrid Tom 1 Hi-Hat Close 2 Hybrid Tom 2 Hi-Hat Pedal 2 Hybrid Tom 3 Hi-Hat Open 2 Hybrid Tom 4 Hybrid Tom 5 Hybrid Tom 6 Kick Jazz Snare Jazz L Snare Jazz M Tom Jazz 1 Tom Jazz 2 Tom Jazz 3 Tom Jazz 4 Tom Jazz 5 Tom Jazz 6 Kick Small Brush Slap 3 Brush Tap 2 Tom Brush 1 Tom Brush 2 Tom Brush 3 Tom Brush 4 Tom Brush 5 Tom Brush 6 Snare Snappy Snare Tight Snappy Tom Room 1 Tom Room 2 Tom Room 3 Tom Room 4 Tom Room 5 Tom Room 6 1 1 1 O O O 2 2 116 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .) • *: XG optional kit.Drum Kit List • “ ” indicates that the drum sound is the same as “Standard Kit 1”.. Voice No. • Each percussion voice uses one note. (They are designed to be played alternately with each other. For example.

MSB (0–127) / LSB (0–127) / PC (1–128) Keyboard MIDI Key Alternate Note# Note Note# Note Off Group 1 127/000/001 Standard Kit 1 Surdo Mute Surdo Open Hi Q Whip Slap Scratch H Scratch L Finger Snap Click Noise Metronome Click Metronome Bell Seq Click L Seq Click H Brush Tap Brush Swirl Brush Slap Brush Tap Swirl Snare Roll Caanet Snare Soft Sticks Kick Soft Open Rim Shot Kick Tight Kick Side Stick Snare Hand Clap Snare Tight Floor Tom L Hi-Hat Closed Floor Tom H Hi-Hat Pedal Low Tom Hi-Hat Open Mid Tom L Mid Tom H Crash Cymbal 1 High Tom Ride Cymbal 1 Chinese Cymbal Ride Cymbal Cup Tambourine Splash Cymbal Cowbell Crash Cymbal 2 Vibraslap Ride Cymbal 2 Bongo H Bongo L Conga H Mute Conga H Open Conga L Timbale H Timbale L Agogo H Agogo L Cabasa Maracas Samba While H Samba While L Guiro Short Guiro Long Claves Wood Block H Wood Block L Cuica Mute Cuica Open Triangle Mute Triangle Open Shaker Jingle Bells Bell Tree 7 127/000/017 Rock Kit 8 127/000/025 Electronic Kit 9 127/000/026 Analog Kit 10 127/000/28 Dance Kit Kick Dance 1 Kick Dance 2 C1 D1 E1 F1 G1 C#1 D#1 F#1 G#1 A1 B1 C2 D2 E2 F2 G2 G#2 A2 B2 C3 D3 E3 F3 G3 G#3 A3 B3 C4 D4 E4 F4 G4 G#4 A4 B4 C5 D5 E5 F5 G5 G#5 A5 B5 C6 A#5 D#5 A#4 D#4 A#3 D#3 A#2 D#2 A#1 C#2 F#2 C#3 F#3 C#4 F#4 C#5 F#5 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 3 3 4 4 Scratch Dance 1 Scratch Dance 2 O O O Reverse Cymbal Hi Q 2 Snare Snappy Electro Kick 3 Kick Gate Kick Gate Heavy Snare Noisy 2 Snare Noisy 3 Tom Electro 1 Tom Electro 2 Tom Electro 3 Tom Electro 4 Tom Electro 5 Tom Electro 6 Snare Noisy Kick Tight 2 Kick 2 Kick Gate Snare Rock Snare Rock Rim Tom Rock 1 Tom Rock 2 Tom Rock 3 Tom Rock 4 Tom Rock 5 Tom Rock 6 1 1 1 Dance Percussion 1 Reverse Dance 1 Dance Percussion 2 Hi Q Dance 1 Snare Aanalog 3 Vinyl Noise Snare Analog 4 Reverse Cymbal Reverse Cymbal Reverse Dance 2 Hi Q 2 Hi Q 2 Snare Noisy 4 Snare Techno Snare Dance 1 Kick Tight 2 Kick Techno Q Rim Gate Kick Analog Short Kick Techno L Kick Analog Kick Techno Side Stick Analog Side Stick Analog Snare Analog Snare Clap Dance Clap Snare Analog 2 Snare Dry Tom Analog 1 Tom Analog 1 Hi-Hat Closed Analog Hi-Hat Closed Analog3 Tom Analog 2 Tom Analog 2 Hi-Hat Closed Analog 2 Hi-Hat Closed Analog 4 Tom Analog 3 Tom Analog 3 Hi-Hat Open Analog Hi-Hat Open Analog 2 Tom Analog 4 Tom Analog 4 Tom Analog 5 Tom Analog 5 Crash Analog Crash Analog Tom Analog 6 Tom Analog 6 Tambourine Analog Cowbell Analog Cowbell Analog Vibraslap Analog Ride Analog Bongo Analog H Bongo Analog L Conga Analog H Conga Analog M Conga Analog L Conga Analog H Conga Analog M Conga Analog L Maracas 2 Maracas 2 O O O Claves 2 Scratch H 2 Scratch L 2 Scratch H 2 Scratch L 3 Claves 2 Dance Percussion 3 Dance Percussion 4 Dance Breath 1 Dance Breath 2 2 2 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 117 .Drum Kit List Voice No.

MSB (0–127) / LSB (0–127) / PC (1–128) Keyboard MIDI Key Alternate Note# Note Note# Note Off Group 1 127/000/001 Standard Kit 1 Surdo Mute Surdo Open Hi Q Whip Slap Scratch H Scratch L Finger Snap Click Noise Metronome Click Metronome Bell Seq Click L Seq Click H Brush Tap Brush Swirl Brush Slap Brush Tap Swirl Snare Roll Caanet Snare Soft Sticks Kick Soft Open Rim Shot Kick Tight Kick Side Stick Snare Hand Clap Snare Tight Floor Tom L Hi-Hat Closed Floor Tom H Hi-Hat Pedal Low Tom Hi-Hat Open Mid Tom L Mid Tom H Crash Cymbal 1 High Tom Ride Cymbal 1 Chinese Cymbal Ride Cymbal Cup Tambourine Splash Cymbal Cowbell Crash Cymbal 2 Vibraslap Ride Cymbal 2 Bongo H Bongo L Conga H Mute Conga H Open Conga L Timbale H Timbale L Agogo H Agogo L Cabasa Maracas Samba While H Samba While L Guiro Short Guiro Long Claves Wood Block H Wood Block L Cuica Mute Cuica Open Triangle Mute Triangle Open Shaker Jingle Bells Bell Tree 11 127/000/049 Symphony Kit 12 126/000/41 CubanKit 13 126/000/44 PopLatinKit Alternate Group 14 126/000/36 ArabicKit C1 D1 E1 F1 G1 C#1 D#1 F#1 G#1 A1 B1 C2 D2 E2 F2 G2 G#2 A2 B2 C3 D3 E3 F3 G3 G#3 A3 B3 C4 D4 E4 F4 G4 G#4 A4 B4 C5 D5 E5 F5 G5 G#5 A5 B5 C6 A#5 D#5 A#4 D#4 A#3 D#3 A#2 D#2 A#1 C#2 F#2 C#3 F#3 C#4 F#4 C#5 F#5 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 3 3 4 4 Hand Clap O O O Kick Soft 2 Gran Cassa Gran Cassa Mute Band Snare Band Snare 2 Tom Jazz 1 Tom Jazz 2 Tom Jazz 3 Tom Jazz 4 Tom Jazz 5 Hand Cymbal Tom Jazz 6 Hand Cymbal Short 1 1 1 Conga H Tip Conga H Heel Conga H Open Conga H Mute Conga H Slap Open Conga H Slap Conga H Slap Mute Conga L Tip Conga L Heel Conga L Open Conga L Mute Conga L Slap Open Conga L Slap Conga L Slide Bongo H Open 1 finger Bongo H Open 3 finger Bongo H Rim Bongo H Tip Bongo H Heel Bongo H Slap Bongo L Open 1 finger Bongo L Open 3 finger Bongo L Rim Bongo L Tip Bongo L Heel Bongo L Slap Timbale L Open Conga H Tip Conga H Heel Conga H Open Conga H Mute Conga H Slap Open Conga H Slap Conga H Slap Mute Conga L Tip Conga L Heel Conga L Open Conga L Mute Conga L Slap Open Conga L Slap Conga L Slide Bongo H Open 1 finger Bongo H Open 3 finger Bongo H Rim Bongo H Tip Bongo H Heel Bongo H Slap Bongo L Open 1 finger Bongo L Open 3 finger Bongo L Rim Bongo L Tip Bongo L Heel Bongo L Slap Timbale L Open Nakarazan Dom Cabasa Nakarazan Edge Hager Dom Hager Edge Bongo H Bongo L Conga H Mute Conga H Open Conga L Zagrouda H Zagrouda L Kick Soft Snare Soft Arabic Hand Clap Snare Paila L Timbale H Open Paila L Timbale H Open Crash Cymbal 2 Duhulla Dom Duhulla Tak Hand Cymbal 2 Hand Cymbal 2 Short Paila H Cowbell Top Paila H Cowbell Top Guiro Short Guiro Long Guiro Short Guiro Long Tambourine Tambourine O O O Maracas Shaker Cabasa Maracas Shaker Cabasa Cuica Mute Cuica Open 2 2 Triangle Mute Triangle Open Bell Tree 1 1 Duhulla Sak Claves Doff Dom Katem Dom Katem Tak Katem Sak Katem Tak Doff Tak Tabla Dom Tabla Tak1 Tabla Tik Tabla Tak2 Tabla Sak Tabla Roll of Edge Tabla Flam Sagat 1 Tabel Dom Sagat 3 Tabel Tak Sagat 2 Rik Dom Rik Tak 2 Rik Finger 1 Rik Tak 1 Rik Finger 2 Rik Brass Tremolo Rik Sak Rik Tik 118 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .Drum Kit List Voice No.

Drum Kit List Voice No. MSB (0–127) / LSB (0–127) / PC (1–128) Keyboard MIDI Key Alternate Note# Note Note# Note Off Group 1 127/000/001 Standard Kit 1 Surdo Mute Surdo Open Hi Q Whip Slap Scratch H Scratch L Finger Snap Click Noise Metronome Click Metronome Bell Seq Click L Seq Click H Brush Tap Brush Swirl Brush Slap Brush Tap Swirl Snare Roll Caanet Snare Soft Sticks Kick Soft Open Rim Shot Kick Tight Kick Side Stick Snare Hand Clap Snare Tight Floor Tom L Hi-Hat Closed Floor Tom H Hi-Hat Pedal Low Tom Hi-Hat Open Mid Tom L Mid Tom H Crash Cymbal 1 High Tom Ride Cymbal 1 Chinese Cymbal Ride Cymbal Cup Tambourine Splash Cymbal Cowbell Crash Cymbal 2 Vibraslap Ride Cymbal 2 Bongo H Bongo L Conga H Mute Conga H Open Conga L Timbale H Timbale L Agogo H Agogo L Cabasa Maracas Samba While H Samba While L Guiro Short Guiro Long Claves Wood Block H Wood Block L Cuica Mute Cuica Open Triangle Mute Triangle Open Shaker Jingle Bells Bell Tree 15 126/000/037 Arabic Kit 2 Zarb Back mf Zarb Tom f Zarb Eshareh Zarb Whipping Tombak Tom f Neghareh Tom f Tombak Back f Neghareh Back f Tombak Snap f Neghareh Pelang f Tombak Trill Khaligi Clap 1 Arabic Zalgouta Open Khaligi Clap 2 Arabic Zalgouta Close Arabic Hand Clap Tabel Tak 1 Sagat 1 Tabel Dom Sagat 2 Tabel Tak 2 Sagat 3 Riq Tik 3 Riq Tik 2 Riq Tik Hard 1 Riq Tik 1 Riq Tik Hard 2 Riq Tik Hard 3 Riq Tish Riq Snouj 2 Riq Roll Riq Snouj 1 Riq Sak Riq Snouj 3 Riq Snouj 4 Riq Tak 1 Riq Brass 1 Riq Tak 2 Riq Brass 2 Riq Dom Katem Tak Doff Katem Dom Katem Sak 1 Katem Tak 1 Katem Sak 2 Katem Tak 2 Daholla Sak 2 Daholla Sak 1 Daholla Tak 1 Daholla Dom Daholla Tak 2 Tablah Prok Tablah Dom 2 Tablah Roll of Edge Tablah Tak Finger 4 Tablah Tak Trill 1 Tablah Tak Finger 3 Tablah Tak Trill 2 Tablah Tak Finger 2 Tablah Tak Finger 1 Tablah Tik 2 Tablah Tik 4 Tablah Tik 3 Tablah Tik 1 Tablah Tak 3 Tablah Tak 1 Tablah Tak 4 Tablah Tak 2 Tablah Sak 2 Tablah Tremolo Tablah Sak 1 Tablah Dom 1 16 126/000/065 Arabic Mix Kit Conga Analog H Conga Analog M Conga Analog L Vibraslap Kick Techno L Side Stick Arabic Mix Snare Techno Guiro Long Kick Techno Q Open Rim Shot Funk Snare 2 Kick Arabic Mix Funk Snare 1 Snare Arabic Mix Hand Clap Snare Tom Electro 1 Hi-Hat Closed Arabic Mix Tom Electro 2 Hi-Hat Half Arabic Mix Tom Electro 3 Hi-Hat Open Arabic Mix Tom Electro 4 Tom Electro 5 Crash Cymbal 1 Tom Electro 6 Hi-Hat Open 3 Reverse Cymbal Timbale L Conga H Open Timbale H Conga H Mute Tambourine Conga L Cowbell Claves Bongo H Wood Block H Bongo L Wood Block L Kurdish Dohol Low f Cabasa Kurdish Dohol High f Shaker Snap 1 Maracas Snap 2 Khaligi Twaisat 3 Khaligi Twaisat 1 Khaligi Twaisat 2 Khaligi Twaisat 5 Open Khaligi Twaisat 4 Open Khaligi Tablah Small Dom Khaligi Tar Barashim Group Dom Khaligi Tablah Small Snap Khaligi Tar Barashim Group Sak Khaligi Tablah Small Sak Khaligi Tar Barashim Group Tak Khaligi Tablah Small Tik Khaligi Tablah Big Dom 1 Khaligi Tar Segal Dom Khaligi Tablah Big Tak 1 Khaligi Tar Segal Tak Khaligi Tablah Big Sak 1 Tablah Dom 1 Tablah Tak 1 Tablah Tremolo Tablah Tak 2 Tablah Tik 1 Tablah Sak 1 Tablah Tik 3 Tablah Tik 2 Alternate Group 17 126/000/115 Indian Kit Indian Hand Clap Dafli Open Dafli Slap Dafli Rim Duff Open Duff Slap Duff Rim Hatheli Long Hatheli Short Baya ge Baya ke Baya ghe Baya ka Tabla na Tabla tin Tablabaya dha Dhol 1 Open Dhol 1 Slap Dhol 1 Mute Dhol 1 Open Slap Dhol 1 Roll Dandia Short Dandia Long Chutki Chipri Khanjira Open Khanjira Slap Khanjira Mute Khanjira Bendup Khanjira Benddown Dholak 1 Open Dholak 1 Mute Dholak 1 Slap Dhol 2 Open Dhol 2 Slap Dhol 2 Rim Mridangam na Mridangam din Mridangam ki Mridangam ta Mridangam Chapu Mridangam Lo Closed Mridangam Lo Open Chimta Normal Chimta Ring Dholki Hi Open Dholki Hi Mute Dholki Lo Open Dholki Hi Slap Dholki Lo Slide Khol Open Khol slide Khol Mute Manjira Open Manjira Close Jhanji Open Jhanji Close Mondira Open Mondira Close Indian Bhangra Scat 1 Indian Bhangra Scat 2 Indian Bhangra Scat 3 indian Bhangra Scat 4 Khomokh Normal Khomokh Mute Khomokh mltatk Thavil Open Thavil Slap Thavil Mute Khartaal Dholak 2 Open Dholak 2 Slide Dholak 2 Rim 1 Dholak 2 Rim 2 Dholak 2 Ring Dholak 2 Slap G Dholak Body Alternate Group C1 D1 E1 F1 G1 C#1 D#1 F#1 G#1 A1 B1 C2 D2 E2 F2 G2 G#2 A2 B2 C3 D3 E3 F3 G3 G#3 A3 B3 C4 D4 E4 F4 G4 G#4 A4 B4 C5 D5 E5 F5 G5 G#5 A5 B5 C6 A#5 D#5 A#4 D#4 A#3 D#3 A#2 D#2 A#1 C#2 F#2 C#3 F#3 C#4 F#4 C#5 F#5 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 13 14 15 16 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& FX Voice No. MSB (0–127) / LSB (0–127) / PC (1–128) Keyboard MIDI Key Alternate Note# Note Note# Note Off Group 1 127/000/001 Standard Kit 1 Surdo Mute Surdo Open Hi Q Whip Slap Scratch H Scratch L Finger Snap Click Noise Metronome Click Metronome Bell Seq Click L Seq Click H Brush Tap Brush Swirl Brush Slap Brush Tap Swirl Snare Roll Caanet Snare Soft Sticks Kick Soft Open Rim Shot Kick Tight Kick Side Stick Snare Hand Clap Snare Tight Floor Tom L Hi-Hat Closed Floor Tom H Hi-Hat Pedal Low Tom Hi-Hat Open Mid Tom L Mid Tom H Crash Cymbal 1 High Tom Ride Cymbal 1 Chinese Cymbal Ride Cymbal Cup Tambourine Splash Cymbal Cowbell Crash Cymbal 2 Vibraslap Ride Cymbal 2 Bongo H Bongo L Conga H Mute Conga H Open Conga L Timbale H Timbale L Agogo H Agogo L Cabasa Maracas Samba While H Samba While L Guiro Short Guiro Long Claves Wood Block H Wood Block L Cuica Mute Cuica Open Triangle Mute Triangle Open Shaker Jingle Bells Bell Tree 18 126/000/125 Chinese Kit 19 127/000/127 Alternate Alternate Group Chinese Mix Kit Group 28 126/000/001 SFX Kit 1 29 126/000/002 SFX Kit 2 30 126/000/112 Animal Kit C1 D1 E1 F1 G1 C#1 D#1 F#1 G#1 A1 B1 C2 D2 E2 F2 G2 G#2 A2 B2 C3 D3 E3 F3 G3 G#3 A3 B3 C4 D4 E4 F4 G4 G#4 A4 B4 C5 D5 E5 F5 G5 G#5 A5 B5 C6 A#5 D#5 A#4 D#4 A#3 D#3 A#2 D#2 A#1 C#2 F#2 C#3 F#3 C#4 F#4 C#5 F#5 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G G# A A# B C C# D D# E F F# G -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 3 3 4 4 O O O 1 1 1 O O O 2 2 Da Cha Da Gu mp Da Gu rim Da Gu f Da Gu hand Da Gu roll Pai Gu 4 Pai Gu 4 High Pai Gu 3 Pai Gu 3 High Pai Gu 2 Pai Gu 2 High Pai Gu 1 Luo High 1 Gong batter Jin Luo Luo High 2 Luo Mid-Low Luo Jin Luo Low Da Cha Da Cha effect Zhong Cha Xiao Cha effect Xiao Cha Mang Luo Low Mang Luo Mid Qing Finger Bell Luo big Mu Yu Low Mu Yu Mid-Low Mu Yu Mid Mu Yu High Nan Bang Zi roll Nan Bang Zi Ban Gu Ban Ban Gu roll Chinese Opera Voice 1 Chinese Opera Voice 2 Chinese Opera Voice 3 Yun Luo F4 Yun Luo F#4 Yun Luo G4 Yun Luo G#4 Yun Luo A4 Yun Luo A#4 Yun Luo B4 Yun Luo C5 Yun Luo C#5 Yun Luo D5 Yun Luo D#5 Yun Luo E5 Yun Luo F5 Yun Luo F#5 Yun Luo G5 Yun Luo G#5 Yun Luo A5 Yun Luo A#5 Yun Luo B5 Yun Luo C6 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 1 1 Cutting Noise Phone Call Cutting Noise 2 Door Squeak Door Slam String Slap Scratch Cut Scratch H 3 Wind Chime Telephone Ring 2 Rooster Elephant Flute Key Click Car Engine Ignition Car Tires Squeal Car Passing Car Crash Siren Train Jet Plane Starship Burst Roller Coaster Submarine Horse Cricket Cow Tiger Rattlesnake Monkeies Crow 3 3 4 4 4 Dagu Mute Zhongcha Mute Dagu Heavy Zhongcha Open Paigu Middle Paigu Low Xiaocha Mute Bangu Xiaocha Open Bangzi Muyu Low Zhongluo Mute Muyu Mid-Low Zhongluo Open Muyu Middle Xiaoluo Open Muyu Mid-High Muyu High 4 5 4 5 6 6 Shower Thunder Wind Stream Bubble Feed Laugh Scream Punch Heartbeat Footeps 7 7 Dog Horse Bird Tweet 2 Machine Gun Laser Gun Explosion Firework Ghost Maou 120 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .Drum Kit List ● Synth.

Style Name (Category) Pop&Rock 1 FunkPopRock 2 AcousticRock 3 Cool8Beat 4 60’sRock1 5 60’sRock2 6 VintageGtrPop 7 60’sGuitarPop 8 70’s8Beat 9 90’sGuitarPop 10 KoolShuffle 11 BubblegumPop 12 BritPopSwing 13 JazzPop 14 HardRock 15 RootRock 16 RockShuffle 17 Unplugged Ballad 1 8BeatAdria 2 OrganBallad 3 PianoBallad 4 8BeatBallad 5 EPBallad 6 6-8Modern 7 Chillout1 8 NewR&BBallad 9 16BeatBallad 10 PowerBallad 11 EasyBallad Dance 1 ModChartPop 2 RetroClub 3 USChartHit 4 ClubBeat 5 Electronica 6 FunkyHouse 7 ChartR&B 8 MellowHipHop 9 SoulR&B 10 Chillout2 11 Ibiza 12 TechnoParty 13 DiscoHouse 14 DiscoPhilly 15 70’sDisco 16 80’sDisco 17 DreamDance 18 House 19 FrenchHouse 20 Garage 21 ClassicHipHop 22 NewHipHop 23 HipHopGroove 24 LatinDJ’s Swing&Jazz 1 OrchBigBand 2 OrchestraSwing1 3 OrchestraSwing2 4 BigBandFast 5 BigBandShuffle 6 MidnightSwing 7 JumpJive Style No. 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 Style No. 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 Style No. Style Name (Category) 8 OrganGroove 9 JazzClub 10 Five-Four 11 JazzWaltzFast 12 Dixieland 13 Ragtime 14 Charleston R&B 1 BluesRock 2 BluesBallad 3 Soul 4 FranklySoul 5 6-8Soul 6 SoulBrothers 7 OldiesR&R 8 60’sRock&Roll 9 Rock&Roll 10 Twist 11 GospelSisters 12 WorshipMed 13 DetroitPop 14 ModernR&B 15 ComboBoogie Country 1 NewCountry 2 CountryHits 3 CountryBallad 4 CountryPop 5 CountryShuffle 6 Country2-4 7 FingerPickin 8 Bluegrass 9 Hoedown 10 CountryWaltz Latin 1 BrazilianSamba 2 BossaNova 3 FastBossa 4 Pop Bossa 5 Forro 6 Beguine 7 Mambo 8 Salsa 9 Calypso 10 Merengue 11 Bachata 12 CubanSon 13 RumbaIsland 14 RumbaFlamenca 15 HappyReggae 16 LatinDisco 17 Joropo 18 Parranda 19 Reggaeton Ballroom 1 VienneseWaltz 2 EnglishWaltz 3 Slowfox 4 Foxtrot 5 Quickstep 6 Tango 7 Swingfox 8 Pasodoble Style No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 Style No.Style List Style No. Style Name (Category) 9 Samba 10 ChaChaCha 11 Rumba 12 Jive 13 OrganSwing 14 OrganSamba 15 OrganQuickstep 16 9-8Waltz 17 TraditionalWaltz Movie&Show 1 70’sTVTheme 2 Sci-fiMarch 3 WildWest 4 SaturdayNight 5 Showtune 6 Moonlight6-8 7 ClassicPianoBld 8 BaroqueAir 9 OrchestralBolero 10 OrchestralMarch 11 ChristmasSwing 12 ChristmasWaltz Entertainer 1 DiscoFox 2 DiscoHands 3 AlpBallad 4 ScandSlowRock 5 ScandShuffle 6 70’sFrenchHit 7 SchlagerPop 8 SchlagerBeat 9 SchlagerPolka 10 PolkaPop 11 Tijuana 12 Carnival 13 PubPiano World 1 IrishDance 2 SpanishPaso 3 FrenchMusette 4 Sirtaki 5 PopFlamenco 6 Reel 7 Jig 8 Tarantella 9 OberPolka 10 OberWaltzer 11 GermanMarch 12 USMarch 13 6-8March 14 Duranguense 15 CumbiaGrupera 16 Saeidy 17 WehdaSaghira 18 Laff 19 ArabicEuro 20 OrientalPop 21 Bhajan 22 Bhangra 23 Xi Qing Luo Gu 24 Jing Ju Jie Zou PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 121 .

Do You Hear Me Playing? I Can’t Live Without You I Will Be There For You I’ll Make Soul With You I Love You In French I’m Saving It All For You! I Will Fly Away One Day London Streets Love’s Glory Love’s Vision Nothing Will Change My Love One Time When We Touch San Francisco Heart Soft Songs Are Killing Me! Take It Back For Good The World Is What We Are Up? It’s Where We Belong You Are Inspiring You Lift My Wings Your True Color Rock 69 Summers Long Alabama’s Sweet Home Born To Be Mild Can’t Get Satisfied Can We Stick Together Dave On The Road Don’t Think About Tomorrow Dusting The Wind Go For A Spin Is The Heat On? I Want You To Want Rock Jumping Rock Just Give Me Love And Rock Last Countdown Nobody Else Is A Champion This Woman Plays Honky Tonk Tiger’s Eye Velvet Is Black Wanting To Break Free Whatever You Rock Your Kindness Is Magic Rock&Roll All Shaken Up Beethoven’s Rocking Crazy Little Love Thing Don’t Hurry Love Good Looking Charm Good Molly. Robin’s Son My Heart Is Very Simple My Lover’s A Dream My Shell Swing Party? Oh. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 MDB Name All Time Hits A Bridge To Cross Troubled Water All Of My Loving All OK Now A Song For New England Blowing In The Folk Boots For Walking Call Me When You Rock Don’t Be Bad To Me Get Back To Where You Belong Guitar Wheels Heaven? Nobody Gets Too Much I Was Born Smiling I Watch My Tears Go By Leave Me Tender. My Clementine Deep In Texas’s Heart Ease Up Mother Brown PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual No. 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 MDB Name Espana Viva Good Night For The Ladies Here Are Happy Days Again High Old Silver Lining My Dad’s A Dustman My Man Is Old My Sunshine Is You Old Smokey Smiling Irish Eyes Song For Susanna Song Of The Sideboard This Iron Is Old! Tipperary’s A Long Way Easy Listening Balloon Bossa I’m Gonna Leave Durham La Mer Is Swinging Making It Through The Rain Morning’s New World Mother! Portugal In April Raindrops On My Head The Wind And Me This Is Something Silly! Whistling A Last Goodbye Pop Classics All On My Own Are You Standing Still? Boxing Song Broken Heart Complete Eclipse Don’t Break My Heart Beat Drifting On Broadway Easier To Say It Than Do It Girl Belonging To Bobby Girl With Brown Eyes Give Thanks For Music Heartache Beat Holiday In Summer Season I’m Your Venus It’s Really Not Usual In Wales John B’s Sloop Lane Of Pennies Loves You She Does My Religion Is Mislaid Paradise Can’t Be As Nice Portatone Man? Raindrop Walk Rocking My Life Sally’s Got A Mustang Shape Me And Bend Me Sky Spirits Somebody Needs Someone Else Spin The Wheel Suzie Wake Up Sweden Takes A Chance Sweet Lord Song This Afternoon’s Sunny This Day’s Just Perfect This Is My Party To Love Some Reggae Tulsa Is 24 Hours Away We Are Together And Happy With My Friends To Help Me You Can Help Yourself Pop Ballads Don’t Let The Sun Set For Me Heavenly Creatures With Halo It’s Crazy How I Miss You Missing You Like Crazy No Matter What The Boys Do Tell What Is One More Year? No. Miss Golly Great Fire Balls I’m A Wanderer I Won’t Be Cruel Julie Does The Twist Let’s Play The Twist Let’s Sue Peggy Particularly No Place To Go Rock & Roll Jail Rocking Blue Shoes Rocking For 24 Hours Shouting Twist Teddy Is A Bear 122 . Blah Di! Please Do Love Me In Liverpool Riding Ticket These Ones Are Young This Game Makes You Cry This Night Has Been A Hard Day! Till The Moon Deserts The Sky Woods Of Norway You’re Just OK! You’re So Young At Heart Modern Pop A Cosy Life In Italy All Get Up Angles of Charlie A Sunshine Walk Bossa Woman Cross The Mersey By Ferry Dream Of A Lover Everything’s Changed I’m Torn It Is Always Raining On Me It’s Only Words It’s Simply Love Life Groove Life’s Walk Love Goes This Way Not Full Time Love Our Current Love Rollercoaster Through Life Seriously Dippy She’s One For Me Shining Light For Love Sorry May Be Hard To Say Stars To Reach For Sure Of That? Swinging Sultan Tell Her Your Feelings The Girl Belongs To Me This Affair’s In The Family This Thing’s Called Love Time Riding What’s Taken So Long? You Only Need Love Sing Alongs Danny’s Boy Dear.Music Database List No. Love Me True Let Me Hold Your Hand Letters Of Love Living In A Colored Submarine Love? Don’t Throw It Away Makin’ It Thru The Night Mrs. 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 MDB Name Where Are You Going To? Ballad At Once Ballad Ballad For A Hero Ballad For A Woman Candle On The Piano Don’t Leave Me Now Do You Know Me Yet Eyes Of Blue Friends Are For Singing Hard To Say Sorry Hello.

Music Database List No. Mary Home On Country Highways I Only Ever Need You Lucille Left Me Road Of The King Special Orange This Song Is Crazy! Waltz In Tennessee Latin At Daylight The Bananaboat Comes At The Copa Bossa Gets The Blame Bossa In Blue Cherry And Apple . Let’s Rock Tonight! I’m A Pola! Magic Puff Marina’s Song Mend A Chino Motion Of Poetry My Pillow Has Tears On Pete Retite Please Be Mine. No Tengo Once More Rose From The Desert She Believes In Life After Love Tambor DJ This Song Is Something! Up Is The Way To Move Disco A Day’s Difference Babylon Rivers Born Alive Disco Brown Girl At The Disco Cool Daddy Disco Dee Eye Ess See Oh! Disco Hustle Don’t Misunderstand Me Do You Love To Love? Fever At Night Go Where The Music Takes You I Love That Boat! It Really Is A Funky Town I’ve Never Known Love LikeIt Keepin’ Alive Khan Disco Local New Yorker Make My Fire Burn Again Mother Is Baking Never Give Up On You Philadelphia Sound Russia’s Mad Priest Searching For Freedom Swedish Queen Theme Of Love Train Of Love Wear It Out? Or Use It Up? Why Am See A? You’re Everything For Me Swing Big Kiss For Dream Building Blue Roses For The Lady Call The Whole Thing Off Charles On Get Out Of Bed Goodbye To Blues Swing High Hope Swing Joy I Love Her So Just Chickens Here! My Shadow And Me Not Forgettable Not Misbehaving Out Of Your Kick Rag Band Time For Alex? Ragtime Tiger Safari Swing Smiling Swing Steam Train Boogie Swing Yourself Up Tap Dancing Bo Thank You In Germany The Importance Of Roses The Sandman Gives Me A Dream Two Foot Five Yes Sir. R U Prepared? No. Aah! Jamaican Sun Just A Little Spanish City Lots Of Besame Love’s Amor In Latin Luminous Mambo Jamming Mentiroso Es My Sweet Calypso Girl Not Less Only One Note Makes A Samba Pasodoble Cani Patricia Is Dancing The Cha Cha Rumba For Volare PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 123 .Colored Corazon un Tengo Don’t Worry. Man! Knocking Wood Loco Twist On The Rivers Side Sir Duke Is Wondering Unchained Heart When Man Loves Someone Will I See You Again Wish I Could Groove You Should Think Frankly Country A Boy From The Country Back On The Road Blue Grass Bonanza Forever In My Mind Hi. Baby Star Of Movie Teenie Bikini The Ghetto Is In Me The Lovin’ Feeling Has Gone These Lips Are Lucky This Doll’s Alive! This Land Is Wonderful! This Woman’s Pretty! Tomorrow Will You Love Me Tonight Do You Feel Lonesome Twisting Again Walking Right Back We Don’t Want Milk Today Words Aren’t Easy You & You Alone Organist Bamba Party Cat Groove El Ranchero Face Of A Child Form Guagli On Organ Guide Me To My Home It’s Dolly. Please Catch 22 Children In Trance? Girl High In The Sky It’s So Horny Janeiro Samba Life Is High London. Reggae! Eyes From Spain Farewell To Jamaica Flea From Spain Frenetic Beguine Guitar For Volare Have You Been In Guantanamera I Can’t Bear More Than This Italian Mambo It Is A Band. 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 MDB Name Wild Cat Dixie BigBand Big Band Patrol If Only I Could Chime Jiving Wailing And Jumping Leroy Is Bad. Really! Oldies All I Need Is The Air Are You Sorry Now? Breaking Up Isn’t Easy To Do Diana’s Twist Final Waltz Girl From Uptown Going Down Town Golden Silence Guitar For An Apache Have I Got It? Heaven Has Three Steps He Kissed Crystal! Hey. My Baby Can Swing You’re My Coffee’s Cream Jazz I Have All That Rhythm My Home Is Pasadena Not Decided That Indigo Feeling These Winners Are Easy No. 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 MDB Name Love First Time I Saw You My Eyes Can’t Take Off! No Dinero. Say Hello! Nowhere It Came Out Of Ribbon Of Yellow Samba Cavaquinho Samba Delicado Side By Side In The Barn Steam Train Samba Tico Samba Two Times Yeh! Whispering Organ White And Pale Dance Floor Adagio From Ibiza Baa Bee Girl Baby I Love Loving You Buy Me Bailame. Very Bad L Is For The Way You Look At Me Please Fly And Swing With Me So What Is Not Old? Tasty Honey This Lady? She’s A Tramp Wintry Wind Blowing R&B/Gospel Admire As Played On Portatone Baby Groove Boys At The End Of The Road Don’t Change Your Mind Baby Don’t Get Excited! It’s Soul. 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 MDB Name The Music Is Rock&Roll What A Day That Will Be You Got Me Going.

414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 MDB Name Rushing Fools Say No More In Brazil Start The Beguine Swaying Rumba Taxi In Tijuana Thirty Second Bossa Three Times Perhaps Vida De Los Caminos Latin Pop Dance In The Morning You’re Mine Baby Ballroom Cumparsita Tango He’s Got To Go Moon Waltz Old St. 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 MDB Name I Love To Drink Cider Kreuzberg Louie’s My Brother Mexican Trumpet Mr.Music Database List No. Schmidtchen No Beer on Hawaii Russ’ Ozone Party Song Of The Chicken The Bucklehuck Schlager Autobahnpolka Blind Passenger Capri Beat Deep Love Glaube An Wunder Goodbye Amor I Have Sad Love In Ewigkeit Italian Guy Mexican Fiesta Moscow City No Tears Oh Maria Paloma Pop Spanish Island The Little House Where Can I Find Love? Wonderful Blonde Worship Forever Singing Your Love I Am Everything Lord Is Great Love Cannot Be Greater Our God Is Mighty Rain Down Holy Spirit With My Total Heart Screen Theme Ark Raiders March A Spy Does It Better Bank Robbers Ballad Best On The Bill Bills Barnacles Dart Playing TV Theme Daughters And Sons Don’t Be A Muppet! Do You Think England’s Done? Farm Based Soap Theme Fighting Stars Flash Disco Holiday Camp Rock It’s A Big Country June & Terry’s Theme Lovin’ Summer Magnificent Flying Men Main For Rain Mi-Re-Do My Prince Will Come One Day Only Friends But Good Ones Paradise Conquest Seven Magnificent Cowboys Song Of The Trolley The Fantastic Getaway These Are My Favorites! Tie. 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 MDB Name It’s Time For Cabaret! I Wished I Danced All Night No Business Like It! Parade At Easter The Cat’s Memory The Greatest Times The Roses Are Coming Up The Sun Sets. The Sun Rises Tonight At The Westside Traditional Abide This Hymn Ave Maria No More Can Can Orpheus? Fun In the Forest Moulin Heart Texas Yellow Rose March & Polka Marching RAF Rosa That Polka Is Happy! Vienna Forever Waltz Amsterdam’s Favorite Flowers Amsterdam’s Old Windmill Charmaine’s Waltz Daisy’s Bicycle Fascination Waltz I’m Trying To Remember Is It True Love? Lover Waltz Samson’s Girl Snow Waltz The Little Pub Waltzing To Whatever Will Be Waltz In Raggy Time Waltz Of Amore Waltz Of The Cuckoo Waltz Of The Emperor Waltz To Skate In Wintertime World Alabina Orient Close Your Face Die Sabber josija Goodbye Roma I Land On The Sun La Ballade De Gerard La Cucarumba La Maison Viens La Puntualidad Latin Cuccuru Musette De Reine Oh Beautiful Italian Sun Only Say Hello Populaire Chanson Santa Lou Cheer Shenandoah’s Far Away The Classy Trumpeter Van Maas Land Ya Salama 124 . And A Hat Twelve O’Clock Theme You’re The Only One I Want Showtime A Nickel In The Nickelodeon Dance Lord Dance Of Fire Entertainment That Is It’s Only A Day Away! No. Tails. Bernards On Sunday? I Never Will! Perfidious One Quando Samba Say Magnifique! This House Is Not Young Yellow Bird Rumba Christmas Christmas Jingle It’s The Most Wonderful Time Rednosed Rudolph Silent Christmas This Boy Child Is Mary’s Waltz At Christmas Classical Cannot Remember My Dreams Classical Maria Dream Of Love Gladiators Entry Skaters Dance Sonata In The Moonlight Song In The Key Of F Spring Voices Strings In The Air The March Of Radetzky Tristesse Third Etude Waltz Of The Fledermaus Family Califragidocilistic? It’s Super! Necessary Bear Noisy Old Car? Instrumentals Acapulco Swings In The 20s Adagio Chillout Birds Played At Night Concerto Of Love Dancing Musicbox Infant’s Pavane Chillout Invitation To The Shak Jerry’s Binx Lonely Piper Maple Ragtime Paris Has Many Poor People Petite Clarinet Piece Of Funk Rumba For Elena String Holiday Waltz Around The World Yak This Sax Party Time Aga Doo Big Samba Bamboo Blankenesenolop Dancing Bird Going With A Good Thing Hands Up Party PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual No.

or three-note harmonies to the single-note melody played in the right hand. These types sound when chords are played in the auto accompaniment range of the keyboard. The individual note values in each type let you synchronize the effect precisely to the rhythm.Voice Effect Type List ● Harmony Types No. Triplet settings are also available: 1/6 = quarter-note triplets. however. two. • The Tremolo effect Types (19–22) repeat all held notes (up to four). These Harmony types will also work when playing songs that contain chord data. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 Harmony Type 01(Standard Duet) 02(Standard Trio) 03(Full Chord) 04(Rock Duet) 05(Country Duet) 06(Country Trio) 07(Block) 08(4-Way Close 1) 09(4-Way Close 2) 10(4-Way Open) 11(1+5) 12(Octave) 13(Strum) 14(Multi Assign) 15(Echo 1/4) 16(Echo 1/6) 17(Echo 1/8) 18(Echo 1/12) 19(Tremolo 1/8) 20(Tremolo 1/12) 21(Tremolo 1/16) 22(Tremolo 1/32) 23(Trill 1/12) 24(Trill 1/16) 25(Trill 1/24) 26(Trill 1/32) Types 15–26 are rhythm-based effects and add embellishments or delayed repeats in time with the auto accompaniment. • The Echo effect Types (15–18) create delayed repeats of each note played. 1/24 = sixteenth-note triplets. • The Trill effect Types (23–26) create two-note trills (alternating notes) when two notes are held. 1/12 = eighth-note triplets. These types sound whether the auto accompaniment is on or not. the actual speed of the effect depends on the Tempo setting (page 72). Description Harmony types 01–14 are pitch-based and add one-. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 125 .

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 HALL1 HALL2 HALL3 HALL4 HALL5 HALL M HALL L BASIC HALL LARGE HALL ATMO HALL ROOM1 ROOM2 ROOM3 ROOM4 ROOM5 ROOM6 ROOM7 ROOM S ROOM M ROOM L ACOSTIC ROOM DRUMS ROOM PERC ROOM STAGE1 STAGE2 STAGE3 STAGE4 PLATE1 PLATE2 PLATE3 GM PLATE TUNNEL CANYON BASEMENT WHITE ROOM NO EFFECT Simulates a cylindrical space expanding to left and right. A unique short reverb with a bit of initial delay. Reverb simulating the acoustics of a room.Voice Effect Type List ● Reverb Types No. A hypothetical acoustic space which extends without limit. No effect. Reverb suitable for a solo instrument. Type Description MSB 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 17 18 19 16 0 LSB 0 16 17 18 1 6 7 30 31 23 16 17 18 19 0 1 2 5 6 7 20 21 22 16 17 0 1 16 17 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 126 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Reverb simulating a plate reverb unit. A bit of initial delay followed by reverb with a unique resonance. Reverb simulating the acoustics of a hall.

Tempo synchronized Auto PAN. Simulates a rotary speaker. back). Description MSB 66 66 66 66 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 66 66 68 68 67 67 67 67 67 67 69 71 71 70 66 69 71 86 71 71 71 121 70 71 70 70 71 70 120 0 LSB 17 8 16 1 2 0 1 8 16 17 3 4 5 6 7 0 2 16 0 8 16 17 1 0 7 16 17 18 17 18 0 22 0 16 0 21 0 16 19 0 18 20 19 0 0 Adds more stages to the modulation of Celeste. right. warm chorusing. Conventional chorus program with rich. A 3-phase LFO adds modulation and spaciousness to the sound. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 Type CHORUS1 CHORUS2 CHORUS3 CHORUS4 CHORUS5 CHORUS6 CHORUS7 CHORUS8 CHORUS FAST CHORUS LITE GM CHORUS1 GM CHORUS2 GM CHORUS3 GM CHORUS4 FB CHORUS CELESTE1 CELESTE2 SYMPHONIC1 SYMPHONIC2 FLANGER1 FLANGER2 FLANGER3 FLANGER4 FLANGER5 GM FLANGER ROTARY SP1 ROTARY SP2 ROTARY SP3 ROTARY SP4 ROTARY SP5 ROTARY SP6 ROTARY SP7 2WAY ROT SP AUTO PAN1 AUTO PAN2 EP AUTOPAN T_AUTO PAN1 TREMOLO1 TREMOLO2 TREMOLO3 EP TREMOLO GT TREMOLO1 GT TREMOLO2 T_TREMOLO NO EFFECT No effect. Adds a sweeping effect to the sound. Rich Tremolo effect with both volume and pitch modulation. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 127 . front. Several panning effects that automatically shift the sound position (left.Voice Effect Type List ● Chorus Types No.

to simulate the sound heard through a telephone receiver.Voice Effect Type List ● DSP Types No. Adds more stages to the modulation of Celeste. This effect isolates only the early reflection components of the reverb. Simulation of gated reverb. created by adding a slightly pitch-shifted sound. warm chorusing. Reverb simulating a plate reverb unit. Simulation of gated reverb played back in reverse. 128 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . Conventional chorus program with rich. A hypothetical acoustic space which extends without limit. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 Type HALL1 HALL2 HALL3 HALL4 HALL5 HALL M HALL L BASIC HALL LARGE HALL ATMO HALL ROOM1 ROOM2 ROOM3 ROOM4 ROOM5 ROOM6 ROOM7 ROOM S ROOM M ROOM L ACOSTIC ROOM DRUMS ROOM PERC ROOM STAGE1 STAGE2 STAGE3 STAGE4 PLATE1 PLATE2 PLATE3 GM PLATE TUNNEL CANYON BASEMENT WHITE ROOM CHORUS1 CHORUS2 CHORUS3 CHORUS4 CHORUS5 CHORUS6 CHORUS7 CHORUS8 CHORUS FAST CHORUS LITE GM CHORUS1 GM CHORUS2 GM CHORUS3 GM CHORUS4 FB CHORUS CELESTE1 CELESTE2 SYMPHONIC1 SYMPHONIC2 ENS DETUNE1 ENS DETUNE2 KARAOKE1 KARAOKE2 KARAOKE3 ER1 ER2 GATE REVERB REVERS GATE EQ DISCO EQ TEL 2BAND EQ Description MSB 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 17 18 19 16 66 66 66 66 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 65 66 66 68 68 87 87 20 20 20 9 9 10 11 76 76 77 LSB 0 16 17 18 1 6 7 30 31 23 16 17 18 19 0 1 2 5 6 7 20 21 22 16 17 0 1 16 17 0 7 0 0 0 0 17 8 16 1 2 0 1 8 16 17 3 4 5 6 7 0 2 16 0 0 16 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 16 17 0 Reverb simulating the acoustics of a hall. A 3-phase LFO adds modulation and spaciousness to the sound. A unique short reverb with a bit of initial delay. Chorus effect without modulation. Reverb simulating the acoustics of a room. Stereo EQ which emphasizes low and high frequencies. as is typical in most disco music. Reverb suitable for a solo instrument. Echo for karaoke. A bit of initial delay followed by reverb with a unique resonance. Equalizer effect that cuts both high and low frequencies. Simulates a cylindrical space expanding to left and right. Equalizer effect that boosts both high and low frequencies.

Distotion and Tempo Delay are connected in series. Tempo synchronized L&R delay.Voice Effect Type List No. Stereo Overdrive. Adds new harmonics to the input signal to make the sound stand out. Two delayed sounds (L and R). Vintage Distortion. Hard-edge stereo distortion. warm soft distortion. Soft. and independent feedback delays for L and R. MSB 76 76 81 81 67 67 67 67 67 67 104 107 5 5 6 7 8 21 21 22 103 103 98 98 98 98 98 98 75 75 75 75 73 74 74 73 74 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 75 95 95 95 95 96 96 96 96 98 98 100 100 73 73 101 101 101 101 101 101 101 LSB 0 18 16 0 8 16 17 1 0 7 0 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 18 19 28 29 30 31 0 2 16 22 17 23 0 0 9 8 8 18 19 0 1 20 21 8 24 25 26 16 0 17 1 16 0 17 1 1 3 0 1 16 1 0 1 16 17 18 19 20 Adds a sweeping effect to the sound. 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 Type 3BAND EQ ST 3BAND EQ HM ENHANCE1 HM ENHANCE2 FLANGER1 FLANGER2 FLANGER3 FLANGER4 FLANGER5 GM FLANGER V_FLANGER TEMPO FLANGER DELAY LCR1 DELAY LCR2 DELAY LR ECHO CROSS DELAY TEMPO DELAY TEMPO ECHO TEMPO CROSS V_DST ROCA V_DST FUSION V_DST CRUNC V_DST VINTAG V_DST HARD2 V_DST HEAVY V_DST HARD1 V_DST SOFT DIST HARD1 DIST HARD2 DIST SOFT1 DIST SOFT2 DIST HEAVY OVERDRIVE1 OVERDRIVE2 ST DIST ST OD ST DIST HARD ST DIST SOFT AMP SIM1 AMP SIM2 ST AMP1 ST AMP2 ST AMP3 ST AMP4 ST AMP5 ST AMP6 DST+DELAY1 DST+DELAY2 OD+DELAY1 OD+DELAY2 CMP+DST+DLY1 CMP+DST+DLY2 CMP+OD+DLY1 CMP+OD+DLY2 V_DST H+DLY V_DST S+DLY DST+TDLY OD+TDLY COMP+DIST1 COMP+DIST2 CMP+DST+TDLY CMP+OD+TDLY1 CMP+OD+TDLY2 CMP+OD+TDLY3 CMP+OD+TDLY4 CMP+OD+TDLY5 CMP+OD+TDLY6 Description Mono EQ which emphasizes low and high frequencies. The feedback of the two delayed sounds is crossed. Compressor and Distotion are connected in series. Distortion and Delay are connected in series. and attenuates mid-range frequencies. Overdrive and Tempo Delay are connected in series. Compressor. Distortion and Delay are connected in series. Heavy distortion. Tempo synchronized delay. Adds mild distortion to the sound. V Distortion and Delay are connected in series. and attenuates mid-range frequencies. Tempo synchronized flanger. Tempo synchronized delay. Overdrive and Tempo Delay are connected in series. Two feedback delays are provided. Hard-edge distortion. Overdrive and Delay are connected in series. A simulation of a guitar amp. Compressor. Produces three delayed sounds: L. Stereo EQ which emphasizes low and high frequencies. Compressor. warm distortion. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 129 . Produces two delayed sounds: L and R. Stereo amp simulator. Stereo distortion. Distortion and Tempo Delay are connected in series. Overdrive and Delay are connected in series. Compressor. Flanger which simulates vintage tube and fuzz sounds. Soft. R and C (center).

Attenuates the audio in the center position. Amp simulator and 2-way rotary speaker connected in series. Several panning effects that automatically shift the sound position (left. back). Holds down the output level when a specified input level is exceeded. A sense of attack can also be added to the sound. Overdrive and 2-way rotary speaker connected in series. Blurs the stereo positioning of the sound to add spatial width. Adds a vowel sound to the input signal. Amp simulator and rotary speaker connected in series. This effect independently compresses the level of certain frequency bands in the sound. Gates the audio signal when the audio signal falls below a specified level. Attenuates the level of audio signals only at mid-range frequencies.Voice Effect Type List No. Rich Tremolo effect with both volume and pitch modulation. Rotary speaker simulation with speed switching. Distortion and 2-way rotary speaker connected in series. Simulates a rotary speaker. Distortion and rotary speaker connected in series. Overdrive and rotary speaker connected in series. Vibraphone effect. Tempo synchronized pan. right. A sense of attack can also be added to the sound. Tempo synchronized tremolo. front. 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 Type V_DST H+TDL1 V_DST H+TDL2 V_DST S+TDL1 V_DST S+TDL2 COMP MED COMP HEAVY COMP MELODY COMP BASS MBAND COMP COMPRESSOR NOISE GATE VCE CANCEL AMBIENCE TALKING MOD ISOLATOR PHASER1 PHASER2 PHASER3 T_PHASER1 T_PHASER2 EP PHASER1 EP PHASER2 EP PHASER3 PITCH CHG1 PITCH CHG2 PITCH CHG3 DUAL ROT BRT D ROT BRT F DUAL ROT WRM D ROT WRM F DUAL ROT SP1 DUAL ROT SP2 ROTARY SP1 ROTARY SP2 ROT SP2 FAST ROTARY SP3 ROT SP3 FAST ROTARY SP4 ROT SP4 FAST ROTARY SP5 ROT SP5 FAST ROTARY SP6 ROTARY SP7 ROT SP7 FAST ROTARY SP8 ROT SP8 FAST ROTARY SP9 ROT SP9 FAST 2WAY ROT SP DST+ROT SP DST+2ROT SP OD+ROT SP OD+2ROT SP AMP+ROT SP AMP+2ROT SP AUTO PAN1 AUTO PAN2 AUTO PAN3 EP AUTOPAN T_AUTO PAN1 T_AUTO PAN2 TREMOLO1 TREMOLO2 TREMOLO3 EP TREMOLO GT TREMOLO1 GT TREMOLO2 VIBE VIBRATE T_TREMOLO Description V Distotion and Tempo Delay are connected in series. 130 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . MSB 103 103 103 103 83 83 105 105 105 83 84 85 88 93 115 72 72 72 108 108 72 72 72 80 80 80 99 99 99 99 99 99 69 71 71 71 71 70 70 66 66 69 71 71 69 69 69 69 86 69 86 69 86 69 86 71 71 71 71 121 121 70 71 70 70 71 70 119 120 LSB 0 17 1 16 16 17 16 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 19 0 16 17 18 16 16 0 1 16 30 17 31 0 1 16 17 23 18 24 17 20 18 19 0 22 25 17 18 19 20 0 1 1 2 2 3 3 16 0 1 21 0 1 16 19 0 18 20 19 0 0 Cyclically modulates the phase to add modulation to the sound. Changes the pitch of the input signal. Holds down the output level when a specified input level is exceeded.

except for the following: Reverb level. Chorus level. • The actual effect may not be audible depending on the particular Voice. Distortion and Delay are connected in series. DSP level on page 81 (For example. Overdrive (distortion) applied to the pedal wah output. The output of an Auto Wah can be distorted by Distortion. Wah.WH+OD LT NO EFFECT THRU Description Cyclically modulates the center frequency of a wah filter. No effect. Wah. WAH. Pedal position changes the center frequency of the wah filter.Voice Effect Type List No. delay time cannot be changed in DELAY LCR1). Tempo synchronized auto wah. Distortion and Tempo Delay are connected in series. PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 131 . Distortion applied to the pedal wah output. The output of an Auto Wah can be distorted by Overdrive.WH+DIST HV P. Overdrive and Tempo Delay are connected in series.WH+DIST LT PEDAL WH+OD P. 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 Type AUTO WAH1 AUTO WAH2 AT WAH+DST1 AT WAH+DST2 AT WAH+OD1 AT WAH+OD2 TEMPO AT WAH TOUCH WAH1 TOUCH WAH2 TOUCH WAH3 TC WAH+DST1 TC WAH+DST2 TC WAH+OD1 TC WAH+OD2 WH+DST+DLY1 WH+DST+DLY2 WH+DST+TDLY WH+OD+DLY1 WH+OD+DLY2 WH+OD+TDLY1 WH+OD+TDLY2 CLVI TC WAH1 CLVI TC WAH2 EP TC WAH1 EP TC WAH2 PEDAL WAH PEDAL WH+DST P. Overdrive and Delay are connected in series.WH+DIST HD P. The output of an Touch Wah can be distorted by Distortion. Bypass without applying an effect.WH+OD HV P. MSB 78 78 78 78 78 78 79 82 82 82 82 82 82 82 97 97 102 97 97 102 102 82 82 82 82 122 122 122 122 122 122 122 122 122 0 64 LSB 16 0 17 1 18 2 0 0 8 20 16 1 17 2 16 0 0 17 1 1 16 18 28 19 29 0 1 21 23 25 2 22 24 26 0 0 • Effect types cannot be adjusted. The output of an Touch Wah can be distorted by Overdrive.WH+OD HD P. Clavinet Touch Wah. WAH. Changes the center frequency of a wah filter according to the input level. EP Touch Wah.

0 132 Function.10.11 6..16 1 .5.127 o 9nH.93..16 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual Basic Channel Default Changed Mode Default Messages Altered Note Number o 9nH.Dec NRPN LSB.MSB .32 1. 1 .127 : True voice ************** Velocity Note ON Note OFF After Touch Key's Ch's MIDI Implementation Chart Pitch Bend Control Change 0.MSB RPN LSB.127 0 .7.v=1-127 x 9nH.YAMAHA [ Digital Keyboard ] Model PSR-S550 MIDI Implementation Chart Transmitted Recognized Remarks Date:11-APR-2008 Version:1.v=1-127 x x o o 0-24 semi Bank Select Data Entry 3 x x 1 .16 1 .v=0 x x o 0-24 semi 0 .94 96-97 98-99 100-101 o o o o o o o x o o o o o o o o o o o o Sound Controller Portament Cntrl Effect Depth RPN Inc.16 3 x ************** 0 .38 64-67 71-74 84 91.

127 : True # o 0 .126.:Active Sense sages:Reset Notes: Aux Mode 1 : OMNI ON . POLY Mode 3 : OMNI OFF. : Song Sel.Prog Change o o o 0 . : Tune x x x x x x System : Clock Real Time: Commands :All Sound OFF :Reset All Cntrls :Local ON/OFF :All Notes OFF Mes.MONO o : Yes x : No MIDI Implementation Chart PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 133 .127) o(121) o(122) o(123-125) o x o o : Song Pos.127 ************** System Exclusive Common o o x x x x o x o(120. POLY Mode 2 : OMNI ON .MONO Mode 4 : OMNI OFF.

ddH. llH. • The default value of “dd” are 00H. 1nH. 4 When the accompaniment is started. 7A. 43H. 7FH. 43H. they may be transmitted when playing the accompaniment. 00H. F7H • This message simultaneously changes the tuning value of all channels.MIDI Data Format NOTE: 1 By default (factory settings) the instrument ordinarily functions as a 16-channel multi-timbral tone generator. <Reverb Type> F0H. with the exception of MIDI Master Tuning. 4CH. 7FH. 5 Local ON/OFF <Local ON> Bn. auto accompaniment. 7F <Local OFF> Bn.) <XG Master Tuning> F0H. 09H. 00H. 01H. When the clock is set to External. mmH. song or using the Harmony effect. mmH. 20H. • The values of “mm” is used for MIDI Master Volume. 00 Value for “n” is ignored. • MIDI Master Tuning • System exclusive messages for changing the Reverb Type. F7H • mm : Chorus Type MSB • ll : Chorus Type LSB Refer to the Effect Type List (page 127) for details. 4CH. 43H. 04H. ddH. 01H. When accompaniment is stopped. 40H. llH. <Chorus Type> F0H. mm. 00H. 7FH. 1nH. 04H. Chorus Type and DSP Type. F7H • This message automatically restores all default settings for the instrument. llH. ddH. (Values for “ll” are ignored. 00H. ddH. However. 00H. 1nH. mmH. 02H. 01H. 134 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual . 4CH. and songs. 4CH. the MIDI messages listed below do affect the panel voices. • The values of “dd” are used for XG Master Tuning. F7H • mm : Reverb Type MSB • ll : Reverb Type LSB Refer to the Effect Type List (page 126) for details. 3 Exclusive <GM System ON> F0H. and incoming data does not affect the panel voices or panel settings. 02H. 01H. F7H • mm: DSP Type MSB • ll: DSP Type LSB Refer to the Effect Type List (page 128) for details. an FAH message is transmitted. 02H. <MIDI Master Volume> F0H. 7EH. ll. 01H. 43H. 1nH. 7A. 2 Messages for these control change numbers cannot be transmitted from the instrument itself. an FCH message is transmitted. However. 00H. respectively. both FAH (accompaniment start) and FCH (accompaniment stop) are recognized. <DSP Type> F0H. F7H • This message allows the volume of all channels to be changed simultaneously (Universal System Exclusive).

USB TO DEVICE. SONG [1/9]–[8/16]. Chorus Level. SONG MODE • SONG-PRESET. SYNC STOP (A-B REPEAT). 9 oz. Mixer • Volume. Effects • • • • • • • • Harmony: Reverb: Chorus: DSP: 26 types 35 types 44 types 237 types Display • 320 x 240 dots LCD display (backlit) Setup • STANDBY/ON • MASTER VOLUME: MIN–MAX • LCD CONTRAST Song 9 Preset Songs + User Songs + USB Memory Song Clear. Reverb Level. External Clock. Style Out. [1]–[3] (REW) (FF). Initial Setup METRONOME: Time Signature Numerator. Keyboard Out. with Touch Response. MDB. DSP Level. please check with your Yamaha dealer. AUTO FILL IN • Style Creator • Fingering: Multi Finger. METRONOME. FILE MENU. equipment or options may not be the same in every locale. Chorus Type. Pan. Since specifications. SONG-REC • USB • STYLE CATEGORY. ONE TOUTCH SETTING [1]–[4]. PAUSE. AUTO FILL IN. DSP Type.) Music Database • 600 Registration Memory • 8 banks x 8 memories • Regist Clear Optional Accessories • Headphones: HPE-150 • Keyboard Stand: L6 • Footswitch: FC4/FC5 * Specifications and descriptions in this owner’s manual are for information purposes only. FF. Bell On/Off. Octave. VOICE CATEGORY • TRANSPOSE [-] [+]. SUSTAIN Realtime Control • Pitch Bend Wheel Amplifier • 12W x 2 Voice • 294 Voices + 12 Drum Kits + 10 SFX kits + 480 XG Voices (Included 11 Regional Voices and 8 Regional Drum/Percussion Kits) • Polyphony: 64 • LEFT • DUAL Speakers • (12cm + 3cm) x 2 Power Consumption • 25W Power Supply • Adaptor: PA-301. SYNC START. START/STOP • REGIST/PART [MIXER]. START/STOP. Chord Fingering MAIN VOICE: Volume. Reverb. ENDING/rit. Pan. Octave. INTRO [1]–[3]. FUNCTION. TEMPO [-] [+] • OTS LINK. Reverb Level. Song Volume Tuning. DC IN 16V. TOUCH. Master EQ Type HARMONY: Harmony Type. Song Out. Yamaha Corp. STYLE MIDI • Local On/Off • Initial Setup • External Clock • Keyboard Out • Style Out • Song Out Auxiliary jacks • PHONES/OUTPUT.Specifications Keyboards • 61 Standerd-size keys (C1–C6). Touch Sensitivity. [1]–[3]. MAIN VARIATION [A]–[D].5kg (16 lbs. Dial. DUAL. Chorus Function • VOLUME: • OVERALL: • • • • • • • • • • • Style Volume. Chorus Level. Dry Level EFFECT: Reverb Type.. LEFT. reserves the right to change or modify products or specifications at any time without prior notice. CATEGORY [ < ] [ > ]. Pitch Bend Range. ACMP. Harmony Volume PC: PC Mode MIDI: Local On/Off. HARMONY. REGISTRATION MEMORY [1]–[8]. Reverb Level. SONG-SCORE. TAP TEMPO. Pan. SYNC START (PAUSE). DSP Level. PA-300 or an equivalent recommended by Yamaha Style • 176 • Style Control: ACMP ON/OFF. MEMORY. UPPER OCTAVE [-] [+] Recording • Song User Song: Recording Tracks: • Style Creator 5 Songs 1–16. Chorus Level. DSP Level. SONG-LYRICS. Dry Level LEFT VOICE: Volume. [+/YES] [-/NO] • EXECUTE. USB TO HOST. STYLE [1]–[8]. Right-Part. REGIST BANK [-] [+]. Time Signature Denominator.) Supplied Accessories • Music Rest • Accessory CD-ROM • Owner’s Manual • AC Power adaptor (May not be included depending on your particular area. REW. Octave. Pan. SYNC STOP. DSP. Left-Part UTILITY: Demo Cancel. SUSTAIN. TG Mode LANGUAGE: Language PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 135 . EXIT. MAIN VARIATION [A]–[D]. SONG-USER. Full Keyboard • Style Volume Dimensions (W x D x H) • 946 x 402 x 130 mm (37-1/4" x 15-7/8" x 5-1/8") Weight • 7. Dry Level DUAL VOICE: Volume. Track Clear Song Volume Song Control: A-B REPEAT. INTRO [1]–[3]. Split Point. Metronome Volume SCORE: Quantize. START/STOP Panel Controls • DEMO. ENDING/rit.

..................82 Headphones........................ 94................................... 31 E A A-B Repeat.81 Dual Voice Reverb Level ............................................................... 25.......................................................... 95 PHONES/OUTPUT jack................................................... 15.......... 15 136 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual .............. 81 Main Voice Pan ..98 Left Voice .................... 16 Dial ....... 61–62 Chord Fingering ....... 87 Loaded Song...... 132 Multi Recording ..................... 22......... 14............................. 41 Display .............................................................. 49 METRONOME button ............................... 116 DSP ...................................................... 49–50 Metronome Volume ...............10 Format (File Menu).................... 23......................................................81 Dual Voice Octave........................... 55 D DC IN 16V jack ........15...............................28 File Control ..................... 88 DEMO button...... 81 Left Voice Reverb Level ................... 58 L Language......... 15 H Harmony ................ 23 Auto Accompaniment Region.................... 42 External Clock .................. 27..............................................81 Left Voice Pan.................................................. 37 Computer.....63 FUNCTION button ..............................................80–82 C Category ...... 73 f button.................................................................................................... 39 Message (LCD) ...........................14......................94 O Octave... 26 Music Database List .........................95 Initialization ................. 14...................................................81 Dual Voice Pan ............ 84 EXIT button ..........Index +/YES................ 77 Beat .......................................................... 18 Dual Voice .................... 81 Left Voice Volume......... 28 PC . 81 K Keyboard Out......... 96 Contrast .................. 99 Chord............................... 21 Drum Kit List ................. 14.............................................. 11.............................. 15.....................................................................10 I Initial Send... 55 Auto Fill-in....................................... 40 MDB button................................... 25..... 28 A B button....................... 63 Chorus ......................15.......................... 14...........................81 Left Voice DSP Level..... 31 LYRICS button..... 55 Main Voice .................................................... 14............ 34 Music Database ..................................... 14................ 14.. 14.................................................. 42 Drum Kit ......................................... 14.............................. 15.......................... 12 CONTRAST knob................ 82 Demo Song................................................... 7........................ 50 MIDI...........14..................................................... 80 FUNCTION display............ 10................................ 81 Master EQ Type .................................................................39 INTRO I–III buttons ......94 External Song................................ 91–92............................................. 98 Bank ...............................................................................................84 FullKeyboard ....... 55 MAIN A–D buttons..................81 Left Voice Dry Level.......... 42 MAIN VARIATION (Style) ............................................................................... 135 OTS LINK button........... 81 Main Voice Volume ........................................... 74 B Backup................. 50 F FF ......... 58 Options ... 94 Lyrics........................ 10................... 14................................................................55 ENDING/rit.................................................. 134 MIDI Implementation Chart........................................12 LEFT button.............. 81 Main Voice Reverb level......................... 41 >/■ button....... 73 Accessories.......... 44 Harmony Type ........................... 26 Measure . 47 DSP button ................... 18 Dual Voice Chorus level ................................ 52 MASTER VOLUME control ...................................... 28...........15.............................................15................................... 47 DSP Type .. 40 Category < and > buttons ........................................................................................................... 83–84 File Save (File Menu) ....... 17................. 58 ONE TOUCH SETTING 1–4 buttons ........81 Dual Voice Volume ........85 Footswitch......81 P Part Assign ................................................................................... 108 Metronome ......................... 77 MEMORY Clear ......................................44......................................................... 46 Chorus Type .................................................... 127 Clear (Song Track) ..............................19 Left Voice Chorus Level.......................................... 36 MEMORY button.... 14.... 12......... 15 Delete (File Menu) ......125 Ending.... 14...... 81 Main Voice Octave.. 28 r button ........................ 55 Effect Type List ... 23 AUTO FILL IN button. 14.............. 41 CD-ROM.............................................................................................................29 M Main............ 81 Main Voice Dry Level............... 81 Main Voice DSP Level.......44 HARMONY button.................................. 41 button ................................................................... 38 Clear (User Song).. 39 Backup data (Transfer)........ 13 Mute........... 14........... 128 DUAL button ................................. 35 PAUSE ...................... 28 Dual Voice DSP Level.......... 55 MAIN Display............................ 125 Harmony Volume .. 16 Demo Cancel ...............83 FILE MENU button .......................81 Left Voice Octave............................... 15............. 7 ACMP button .14...........15...... 81 Load (File Menu)................ 54 One Touch Setting (OTS).................................................................................. 122 Music Rest................ 29 Local.... 55 EXECUTE button .............................................................................................. -/NO button ................................95 Initial Setup..........................................................42 Function Settings ........... 19 Left Part ........ 14........... I–III buttons . 39 Backup Clear .... 15....................... 81 Dual Voice Dry Level ..... 94 MIDI Data Format....................................................... 17 Main Voice Chorus Level .......................................

.............. 53 Troubleshooting (Installation Guide).....................72 TEMPO +............ 86 SOFTWARE LICENSE AGREEMENT ..................... 32 User Style..............................6 PSR-S550 Owner’s Manual 137 ............... 10 PRESET button ..................101–102 USB Song ........... 32 REGIST BANK +...... 28 Right Part ........ 27 USER (Style) button ..............96........... 86 SMF Save .............................................................................. 41 Stop Accompaniment ...............................57 Q Quantize . 27 Song Out.......... 27 Song Clear ..................14.....110 Volume.......14........................................... 54 USB............51 Track .................15....15............... 15................................................................................................................... 74 Registration Memory ................................................ 77 REGISTRATION MEMORY 1–8 buttons ............ 74 Track Clear ......................... 77 Repeat (A-B Repeat) ....14....... 22 Style File .........53 TRANSPOSE +...... 10 Sustain (Panel) ..................................................... 82 Quick Recording ................ 105 Song... 15 SYNC START button...........63 V Voice............................... 14 START/STOP button ......................................................... 92 USER (Song) button .......................................... 98 Transpose .................. ............................................................................... 72 Specifications .......... 14................................53 R REC button....... 22............. 55 STYLE category buttons...... ........ 63 Style List .....................14.. 77 Style.....................................14.............. 33 T Tap Start............................................51 TAP TEMPO button ......... 30 Section.................................. 94 Song Volume............. 23...........29..............................buttons .................15......................................... 98 U S Score....... 60 SUSTAIN (Footswitch) .......................... 27–29 SONG category buttons ...................................... 51 Touch Sensitivity ........................................................17 VOICE category buttons..... 48 Power Adaptor .....................................90 USB button ......................Index Pitch Bend .......... 37 Song Memory..... 19............63 User File......... 90.... 55 SMF (Standard MIDI File).15.............................. 90 USB TO HOST terminal.................................................. 14...................................................................... 22............56 Synchro Stop............... 135 Split Point...................... 14....15......... 56 SYNC STOP button....................................................... 73 Reverb ...................................... 14.... 32.........107 Tuning....................32........29 USB TO DEVICE terminal .............. 14.... 11.......................10... 72 Time Signature............. 27 USB MIDI Driver ..... 14............ 47 UPPER OCTAVE +....................... 83........ 94 Style Volume.... 14..................................... 17 Voice List.............. 59 STANDBY/ON switch............................................................85...14..buttons ....14. 126 REW ..................... 87 User Song............................. 49............... 14..buttons ..............buttons .. 77 REGIST/PART [MIXER] button.............................. ........................................................... 14...................................40 X XG.......................... 51 Tempo ........................ 45 Reverb Type ....................................15................................ ............ 60 Store (Registration) ........................................................104 Troubleshooting (Instrument) ........................................50 TOUCH button ......... 57 Synchro Start.........................38 Transfer..................... 47 SUSTAIN jack................ 30 SCORE button.................................................. 33 Record ............................... 48 Pitch Bend Range ............. 27 Preset Song.................. 29 SUSTAIN button ................. 81 PITCH BEND wheel........................... 14....................................................... 121 Style Out............................. 35 SONG MODE button ...........

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