Kurzweil Forte 88-Key Stage Piano

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The Kurzweil Forte®. Stage Piano + Synthesizer + Workstation. The most advanced keyboard to ever bear the Kurzweil logo. - 88 Fully Weighted Hammer Action STAGE PIANO with 128 Voice Polyphony (dynamically allocated).16 Part Multitimbral.



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  • New, hand-selected German and vintage Japanese concert grand pianos, as well as new Classic Keys, Wurlitzer, Clav, Harpsichord, Orchestral Percussion, Celeste, Glockenspiel, Chimes, Bells and Crotales along with a wide selection of sounds from the acclaimed PC3 and KORE 64™ expansion, all delivered with unprecedented expressiveness and an obsessive attention to detail.
  • Flash-Play® provides the Forte® with a staggering amount of horse-power; 16 GB sample content with zero-loading time, heaping mounds of powerful DSP and ultrafast performance. Load up to 3.3 GB of your own custom samples into non-volatile flash memory. Supported sample formats: .WAV, .AIF (up to 16 bit / 96kHz) and Kurzweil formats (.P3K, .KRZ, .K25, .K26).
  • Deep native editing? Look no further. The Forte® now grants full access to Kurzweil’s legendary Variable Architecture Synthesis Technology directly from the front panel. With 32-layers per program, each offering its own signal path and a host of modular DSP tools, the Forte® offers a wealth of sound creation and modification that is truly immense. 6 Operator FM Engine with the ability to load original FM SysEx files. Add sonic animation to your sounds via 16 simultaneous MIDI CC Step Sequencers for modulation sequencing. 
  • Modeled after classic organs. Featuring all the controls you want and more, including 9 realistic drawbars. In the Forte, KB3 is Polyphony Free*, not using any of the Forte’s 128 voices! (*does not apply to sample-based programs). Award-winning Reverbs, Delays, Choruses, Flangers, Phasers, Distortions, Rotary Amplifiers, Compressors and more – all fully editable from the user-interface. Piano string resonance modeling for enhanced acoustic piano performance!
  • Classic KeysKeyboard: 88 note fully-weighted hammer-action with velocity and aftertouch sensitive keys (Fatar TP/40L) Display: 480×272 pixel color LCD with front-panel brightness adjust Polyphony: 128 Voice Polyphony, dynamically allocated KB3 is Polyphony Free*, not using any of the Forte’s 128 voices. (*does not apply to sample-based programs) Multitimbral: 16 parts (one per MIDI channel) Architecture: Dynamic VAST: Powerful synthesis engine, with user programmable DSP algs and routing. More DSP power than even our K Series instruments. VA1 Inside: anti-aliasing, power-shaped oscillators and DSP processing from Kurzweil’s VA1 concept synth, capable of delivering authentic analog emulations as well as incredibly complex new sounds. Cascade Mode: lets the user route one layer through the DSP of any other layer within a program – up to 32 consecutive layers deep! Sample Flash Memory: 3.3 GB of re-loadable, non-volatile, user flash memory Factory Programs: 322 Stunning factory Programs featuring the all new vintage Japanese and German Grands, new Classic EPs, Wurlitzer, Clav, Harpsichord, Orchestral Percussion, Celeste, Glockenspiel, Chimes, Bells and Crotales along with a wide selection of sounds from the acclaimed PC3 and KORE 64™ expansion User Programs: 3072 Factory Multis: 186 Factory-crafted Multis – featuring up to 16 independent zones User Multis: 3072 Quick Split/Layer: Easy access with adjustable relative volume (up to 16 zones) Favorites: 500 (50 Banks of 10 Favorites each) General MIDI: No Kurzweil String Resonance: Yes Master EQ/Compressor Section: Front-panel 3-band EQ with sweepable mid and on/off switch Front-panel single-knob master compressor with separate on/off bypass switch Effects: • Over 1000 complex effect chains, incorporated into programs featuring our award winning effects – reverbs, delays, chorus, flange, phaser, EQs, distortions, rotary speaker simulators, compressors, and more • 32 total FX units Controllers: 1 pitch wheel 1 modulation wheel 9 front panel sliders (w/ LED ladders) 9 switches (assignable/zone mutes/KB3 control) 1 variation switch 1 tap tempo switch 2 transpose switches *3 switch pedal inputs (1 switch/sustain pedal is included) 2 continuous control pedal inputs monopressure (aftertouch)(*supports half-damper for pianos / half-damper pedal sold separately) Sequencer: 16 Tracks; 960 PPQ resolution. Song editing functions include both event and track-based tools like quantize, swing, remap, controller scaling and more. RIFFs: 16-per Multi Arpeggiators: 1-per Program, 16-per Multi Analog Outputs: • Four (2 pairs) 1/4″ balanced TRS analog (24-bit DACs) Automatic mono switching on both pairs. • +21dBu maximum output • 50Ω balanced source impedance Audio Inputs: One stereo 1/8″ back-panel input (with FX) for connecting your favorite MP3 player or other audio source for accompaniment playback Headphones: • 1 front panel 1/4″ headphone output • 130mW into 32 ohm headphones MIDI: In, Thru, Out (w/ Thru/Out switch) USB: • Two USB ports (one A port / one B port) • Complete MIDI functionality over USB • User program/multi file transfer to/from PC/Mac/Flash Drive • Operating System updates from PC/Mac/Flash Drive Software Editors: External editors for Mac OS X, Windows PC and iOS* devices (*coming soon) FREE OS Updates: OS updates over USB and/or Flash Drive Included Accessories: Power cable, Switch pedal, USB cable, (4) self adhesive feet Height: (5.5″) (14cm) Depth: (15.5″) (39.5cm) Length: (54.5″) (138.5cm) Weight: (48 lb.) (21.8 kg) Power: Internal Power Supply, free voltage 100-240VAC 50/60Hz, 20W max.





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Kurzweil Forte 88-Key Stage Piano

MSRP: $5,895.00
You save $896.00

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