* SPECIAL OFFER * Kurzweil Forte SE 88 Key Stage Piano/Synthesizer/Workstation (As New)This item has been opened. It is as new and complete but has been shipped to a customer, opened and returned as unwanted.
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The Kurzweil Forte SE brings your performance to new heights with its astonishing sound quality, dependability and user-friendly operation.
- 88 note fully-weighted hammer-action keybed with velocity and aftertouch
- 2GB of sounds
- 188MB of non-volatile user flash memory
- 16 part multitimbral, 128 note polyphony
- 32 multi FX units onboard
- Multitrack sequencer
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2 Gigabytes of Sounds!
Hear the new High Definition Japanese Grand (optimised especially for the SE) and German D Grand, featuring 'KSR' - Kurzweil String Resonance. Also included are a wide selection of tailored sounds from the acclaimed Forte® (EP, Clav, Celeste, Crotales, Harpsichord), as well as PC3 Series and KORE 64™ expansions - all handcrafted to deliver unprecedented expressiveness with an obsessive attention to detail.
V2.00 adds 256 new Programs plus over 80 new Multis!
Patented FlashPlay® Technology
Flash-Play® powers the Forte® SE with 2 GB of on-board sample content with zero-loading time, loads of powerful DSP and ultrafast performance.
188 Megabytes User Sample Memory
Load up to 188 MB 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® SE 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.
Powerful FX Engine
Now featuring 32 FX units of horsepower. Enjoy award-winning Reverbs, Delays, Choruses, Flangers, Phasers, Distortions, Rotary Amplifiers, Compressors and more including the new Spectral 4-Tap and Spectral 6-Tap FX - all fully editable from the user-interface.
K.S.R. - Kurzweil String Resonance
Piano string resonance modeling for enhanced acoustic piano performance!
KB3 ToneReal™ Organs
Modelled after classic organs. Featuring all the controls you want and more, including 9 realistic drawbars.
88-note Italian Hammer-Action Keyboard
Every sound within the Forte® SE is perfectly matched to its 88-note fully-weighted Italian hammer-action keyboard with aftertouch.
Built-in multitrack sequencer with extensive editing tools.
8 Simultaneous Arpeggiators
Looking for a pulse? Activate up to 8 independent Arps (1 per program, 8 per Multi) and discover the new 'Step Sequencer' environment!
Live Audio Input with FX
Plug in and jam along with your favourite music player. The 1/8 inch (3.5mm) Audio Input sports its own dedicated real-time FX. Sweeten your backing tracks for live performance and internally mix the signal with the Forte SE's own output.
Front Panel Master 3-Band EQ
Room too boomy? Need to add some punch? No problem. Dial it in with the Master EQ section featuring Bass, Treble and sweepable Midrange.
23 Programmable Physical Controllers
9 Sliders (with brilliant LED ladders), 6 Switches, 2 Wheels, 3 Switch Pedal Inputs (which support half-damper for pianos), 2 Continuous Control Pedal Inputs and Aftertouch. (1 sustain/switch pedal is included).
Easy Access Controls
Dedicated -/+ Transpose, Tap Tempo and sound Variation controls conveniently located right above the Pitch/Modulation wheels.
Easy Category and Program/Multi selection featuring customisable category defaults, and new 'Surf-n-Select' navigation, allowing you to search for and pre-select your next Program/Multi without interrupting the current selection.
Access your Favorite sounds with ONE button press! Conveniently located right below the Forte® SE's display.
Free Software Editors
Using your Mac/PC or iPad, get deeper into editing your Forte® SE's Programs, Multis and Effects!
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions (H x D x L): 13.2 x 38.6 x 124.2cm / 5.2 x 15.2 x 48.9 inches
Weight: 18.5 Kg / 40.8 lbs.