RARE : SUIKO ST-40 Handy Trainer Japanese traditional Koto Synth with scale unit
In Excellent Condition. Barely any cosmetic wear on the unit. The box has some sign of age but overall in great condition. Please see picture for more details on the physical condition. All functions working well.
Suiko ST-40 Handy Trainer / Japanese Koto Synth from the 1980s
ST-40 was originally made for practicing “Gin-ei”, one of the Japanese traditional recitational arts.
Gin-ei is said to date from the era of the Kojiki and Nihon Shoki in the 8th century.
The musical scale is based on the pentatonic structure mi-fa-la-ti-do, with tempo and rhythm added to suit the image of the poem.
It creates authentic and lyrical mood of the Orient.
-Built-in speaker with 2 selectable sounds,
-Powered with DC9V adopter or batteries
The voltage for this item is 100V. You will be able to use it in North America Main Voltage of 115/120V without a transformer. However for long use, we do recommend using a step down transformer to perfectly match the voltage.
A step down transformer is needed for use in countries with voltage other regions such as EU/ UK. Please kindly check the voltage of your country before purchasing the item.
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