Roland Bk-5 Backing BK-5

Roland Bk-5 Backing KeyboardRoland Bk-5 Backing Keyboard
The BK-5 features high-quality, fresh sounds combined with an easy user interface and advanced features. It’s the perfect partner for the one-man band as well as music hobbyists and amateurs. Powered by a state-of-the-art Roland sound engine, the BK-5 is packed with over 1,100 great sounds and dozens of drum and percussion kits. The instrument is able to handle 128 voices simultaneously, and is compatible with a variety of voicing formats, including GM2, GS, and XG Lite. Feed the BK-5 a Standard MIDI File, buckle up, and get ready for a great-sounding band.Creative ControlIn addition to playing MIDI files with its internal sound generator, the BK-5 can also play and manipulate audio files. Play MP3 or WAV files via USB and use the onboard controls to change key signature and tempo to best suit your vocal range or performance style. You can also use the BK-5’s Center Cancel feature to minimize the vocals from pre-existing songs to create instant karaoke-style sing-along tracks.USB CompatibilityTo expand the capabilities of the BK-5, a USB port is provided for connecting to industry-standard USB storage devices such as a USB key or self-powered USB hard disk for playing and modifying/saving files. You can also use the USB port to record your performances as audio files (WAV, 16-bit/44.1KHz linear format) on a USB storage device.Video CompatibilityThe BK-5’s composite video output can be connected to an external monitor, which allows the audience or other musicians onstage to follow the lyrics and chord symbols of the performed song. Turn your show into a multimedia experience!Self-contained, do-everything keyboard with auto-accompaniment engine and built-in sound systemWide selection of sounds, Music Assistants, and Rhythms that cover a wide landscape of musical genres (including East-Europe, Latin-America, Asia, and more)Friendly graphical user interfaceOnboard effects, including reverb, chorus, EQ, multi-band compressor, and dozens of multi-effectsMusic rhythm compatibility with Roland BK-7m/E-series/ G-series/VA-series instrumentsCompatible with backing formats (SMF, MP3, WAV, and Rhythm) directly from USB memory; instant audio recording onto USB memoryAutomatic chord detection for SMF filesVideo output to share SMF/MP3 Lyrics with friends or the audience on an external screenMore detailed features:Keyboard: 61 keys (velocity sensitive)Display: 160 x 160 dots Graphic LCD (with backlit)Sound GeneratorMax. Polyphony: 128 voices (GM2/GS/XG Lite compatible)Sounds: 1,172 tones, 60 Drum SetsMultitimbral parts: 3 realtime parts (UP1, UP2, LWR) + 16 song partsMaster Tuning: 415.3 to 466.2HzKey Control (Transpose): -6 to +5 in semitones (for audio/MIDI data)Tempo change: 20 to 250BPM for SMF and rhythms, 75 to 125% for MP3 and WAV filesPart mute
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