Roland FR-1X 72 Bass Accordion


A pre-owned Roland FR-1X 72 Bass Accordion.

The Roland FR-1X 72 Bass Compact V-Accordion is a lightweight and compact digital accordion from the highly respected Japanese electronics giant Roland. This innovative accordion features 72 bass buttons and 26 treble keys in an extremely compact shell, making it ideal for smaller players or anybody looking for a more portable instrument. With a full range of accordion tones, the Roland FR-1X 72 Bass Compact V-Accordion also boasts a wide range of orchestral and organ voices, as well as left hand manual drum sounds. As with all Roland V Accordions, The Roland FR-1X 72 Bass Compact V-Accordion features full midi connectivity and is fitted with a built in USB port. The bellow sensitivity can be adjusted to suit all styles of playing, as can the volume and tone. This particular example is only a couple of years old and is finished in an attractive black casework.

A 0% interest free loan is available on this Roland FR-1X 72 Bass Accordion subject to status via the Arts Council. Terms and conditions apply – please contact us for full details.

Complete with a soft gig bag, padded shoulder straps and a 6 month component parts guarantee.

Don’t forget, free delivery of this Roland FR1-X 72 Bass Compact V-Accordion to most parts of mainland UK is included!

To request further information, or to purchase this accordion, please call us in our Rochdale showroom on 01706 658283 or email us at


More information from Roland……

  • Full range high quality speakers on board in bass reflex box: 7 W x 2
  • USB memory port for Wave/MP3 player, new-sounds upload, data loading/saving
  • Professional look with friendly user interface and 7-segment LED
  • Standard and Free Bass modes
  • 16 Accordion Sets, 16 Orchestral sounds, four Virtual Tone Wheel presets, eight User Programs
  • Available in black or red
  • Perfect for Students and Pros

    Light and small, the FR-1x is perfect for young players, music studios, and schools. They are the most compact of all V-Accordions, but cut no corners in sound quality. It’s also a perfect instrument for the professional accordionist and live performer. The FR-1x’s battery power and onboard speakers make it ideal for the strolling accordionist. The FR-1x is great instrument for musicians who perform musical styles such as folk, rock, roots-rock, blues, zydeco, and more.

  • Play Anytime, Anywhere

    Enjoy instant, high-quality sound from the onboard speakers or play privately with ear buds or headphones (sold separately). The FR-1x is also the perfect instrument to travel with. Because of its compact size, it fits in the overhead storage compartment on most commercial airplanes.

  • Advanced Musical Expression

    With the FR-1x series, you can access over a dozen different accordion sounds instantly. There are even orchestral instruments onboard, as well as virtual tone wheel organs with realistic rotary effects. The FR-1x also includes onboard manual drum/percussion sounds that can be played with the bass and chord buttons!

  • USB memory port and USB Computer port on board

    The USB memory port allows you to easily store data such as User Program, and to upload new sounds, thanks to the USB Flash Memory. Moreover you can manage MP3 and Wave files using the optional USB Flash Memory. Their playback is a good educational application and can enhance live performances too. The USB computer port is dedicated to MIDI computer applications, such as sequencer software programs.

  • Faster response and higher sensitivity

    Thanks to Roland’s sound generator that is optimized for Accordion performance, the FR-1x will satisfy even the most demanding accordion player. Thanks to this new technology accordionists can feel perfectly at ease when playing their music especially once they have experienced the enhanced response of this instrument.

  • Set Editor software

    A dedicated software program allows you to create a dedicated User Set for the FR-1x with access to all Orchestra, Orchestra Bass and Orchestra Chord sounds. It will be available on the Roland Web site as a free download. Thanks to the USB port, it will be easy to load user sets into the F



  • Cassotto: YES
  • Bass size: 72
  • Treble key size: 26
  • Voices: 5
  • Weight: 6.35 Kg. - 14.1 Lbs.

Paolo Soprani Roland Brandoni & Sons Hohner E Soprani Excelsior Cooperfisa


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