Synths ⇝ E-Mu ⇝ E-Mu Proteus/2 Orchestral
The Proteus/2 is the follow-up to the E-Mu
Proteus/1. It contains a sound set made up mostly of orchestral instruments and the ROM could be doubled by installing the XR expansion. The Proteus/3, focusing on world instruments, was also part of the same set.
E-Mu Proteus/2 Demo Sequence (MP3) Specifications
Year Released: 1990
Polyphony: 32 notes
Multitimbral: 16 parts
Preset Patches: 128
User Patches: 64
ROM: 4MB 16-bit waveforms at 39 kHz (expandable to 8MB with the XR expansion)
Power Consumption: 25 watts
Dimensions: 19 in. x 8.5 in. x 1.75 in.
Weight: 2.17 kg
This is a 1-space rack unit.
User Demo Videos VIDEO Rating Sound Samples WAV samples are available on freewavesamples.com. File Downloads E-Mu Proteus Manual Items for Sale on Reverb E-MU Proteus/2 XR Orchestral Sound 1U MIDI Sound Module ($249) E-MU Proteus/2 Orchestral ($161.37) E-mu Proteus/2 Orchestral Rackmount 32-Voice 9012 Sampler Module ($199.99) E-MU Systems Proteus 2 Orchestral Digital Sound Module 90's ($220) EMU Proteus 2 Orchestral (Serviced / Warranty) ($214.08) E-mu - Proteus/1 Pop/Rock , Proteus/2 Orchestral, Proteus/3 World - Push button ($5.90) EMU Virtuoso 2000 module; like Proteus 2K, 2000 with orchestral 1+2 ROMs; ($467.96) 1990 - E-MU Proteus 1 plus orchestral ( 1+2 ) ($318.16) E-MU Proteus 2500 with 16 track sequencer. Orchestral Sessions vol. 1&2 Expansion ROMs. Manual incl. ($699.87) E-MU Systems Virtuoso 2000 + ORCH1-2 Orchestral Vol 1-2 ROMs Emu ($589.52)