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Mellotron M4000D Keyboard

$225.00 USD

Price listed is DAILY RENTAL RATE
Daily Rate = 24 Hour Period

Multiple Day and Long Term Rental discounts available upon request.

Delivery or Pick Up Options?

We offer both delivery and customer pick up options from our warehouse in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, NY.

When you go through our checkout system, you will have the option to select delivery or warehouse pick up.

Insurance & Deposit Requirements

CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE or FULL REPLACEMENT VALUE DEPOSIT

Insurance is required for all rental items where CLIENT is operating equipment on their own.  These insurances are NOT required where CROSSFIRE will set up & operate the equipment.  If you are not sure about insurance requirements for your order / event, please contact us at your earliest convenience for details @ 1.800.884.0653

This can be covered in the following manner:

1) Equipment Value:  $0 - $1500
- Credit Card on File w/Personal Guarantee

2) Equipment Value: $1500 - $5000
- Full Replacement Value in Cash or Credit Card w/Personal Guarantee OR
- Certificate Of Insurance

3) Equipment Value: $5000+ or Vintage Items / Items No Longer Available
- Full Replacement Value in Cash or Credit Card OR
- Certificate Of Insurance

CREDIT CARD on FILE w/Personal Guarantee:
Your credit card details will be kept on file in the event of loss, damage, or late return.  A personal guarantee is also required, listing the client as personally responsible for all damages and outstanding balances

FULL REPLACEMENT VALUE:
We will need the FULL Replacement Value of the equipment charged to a credit card, or a cash deposit.  After your rental has been returned, and all equipment tested and verified, the deposit will be released.
 

CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE (COI) DETAILS:

Please issue certificate to / Loss Payee:
CROSSFIRE SOUND PRODUCTIONS LLC
276 Meserole Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206
T: 1.800.884.0653
F: 1.888.552.8558

Please send the COI to your sales rep so that they may add it your account file.

 


The world first heard the instantly recognizable sounds of the Mellotron on hits from the Moody Blues (“Nights in White Satin”) and the Beatles (“Strawberry Fields Forever”) in the 1960s. In 2010, Mellotron reintroduced the iconic tape-based machine in a compact digital version, the Mellotron M4000D, that retains the authentic sound, look and feel of the original keyboard while adding some significant improvements.

The M4000D has been used onstage and in the studio by artists, musicians and producers including Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Smashing Pumpkins, Wilco, Incubus, Queens of the Stone Age, Eels, Jackson Browne, Bruno Mars, Band of Horses, Fleet Foxes, Sean Lennon, Brendan Benson, Air, Kooks, Train, Elbow, Michael Beinhorn, Bob Rock, Raphael Saadiq, Noel Gallagher and Gotye

  • Mellotron style wooden keyboard with depth sensitivity and polyphonic aftertouch via MIDI out.
  • 100 original Mellotron and Chamberlin lead sounds included, with IMMEDIATE access.
  • The sounds are taken from the original first-generation tape library giving the same sound quality as the original Mellotrons made in the 60s and 70s. It has our very advanced and in-house developed streaming technology for uncompressed 24 bit audio reproduction.
  • The software and audio engine has taken 3 years to develop, but our concept of the digital Mellotron has been in development since the mid 90s. We bought parts of the original inventory from a company called 'Mellotron Digital'.
  • Furniture quality cabinet with hinged lid.
  • Expansion slot gives you 100 extra sounds on special compact flash cards, all from the original archives. 
  • Two high-quality TFT displays and a backlit laser cut front panel.
  • Three gold plated balanced XLR outputs, all other connectors are gold plated for maximum reliablilty.
  • Dimensions: 34 in (W) x 19.5 in (D) x 5.25 in (H); weight: 38.5 pounds