Product Description for the Kurzweil Forte 88 Fully Weighted Hammer Action Keyboard
Introducing the Kurzweil Forte.
The most advanced keyboard to ever wear the Kurzweil logo.
Introducing the Kurzweil Forte - The most advanced keyboard to ever wear the Kurzweil logo.
SOUNDS - 16 Gigabytes of All New Sounds!
New, hand-selected German and Japanese concert grand pianos, as well as new Rhodes, Wurlitzer, Clav and Harpsichords 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.
Patented FlashPlay Technology
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.
KB3 ToneReal Organs
Modeled after classic Hammond, Vox and Farfisa organs. Featuring all the controls you want and more, including 9 realistic drawbars.
Powerful FX Engine
Award-winning Reverbs, Delays, Choruses, Flangers, Phasers, Distortions, Rotary Amplifiers, Compressors and more.
CONTROLS - 88-note Italian Hammer-Action Keyboard
Forte programs Every sound within the Forte is perfectly matched to its 88-note fully-weighted Italian hammer-action keyboard with aftertouch.
Front Panel Master Compressor & 3-Band EQ
Room too boomy? Need to add some punch? No problem. Dial it in with the Master Compressor & 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, 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.
USER INTERFACE - Widescreen Color Display
Navigate the Forte with a new 4.3" 480x272 widescreen color LCD display.
Easy Category and Program/Multi selection. Save your own preset for each Category.
Access your 10 Favorite sounds with ONE button press! Conveniently located right below the Forte's display.
Get deeper into editing your Forte Programs, Multis and Effects!