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English: A Mellotron is a 1960s electro-mechanical keyboard that generates audio by playing back tapes, making it effectively an old school sampler. It can be heard one on the beginning of The Beatles "Strawberry Fields Forever".
Русский: Меллотрон MarkVI[1]) на NAMM 2007


  1. a b Mellotron Mark VI (1999-) Images. Mellotron (Canada). — Note: It has a speed selector switch on the red logo.
  2. Streetly Mellotron M4000. "Mellotron M4000's controll panel identical to the M400's, aside from the addition of four buttons and an LED display to operate the cycling mechanism."
  3. Digital Mellotron M4000D. Mellotron (Canada). "The front panel user inteface has 2 TFT-displays of high quality and are capable of showing pictures of the actual instruments."

Source Mellotron | NAMM 2007
Author Buzz Andersen from San Francisco, California, United States


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