roland bk-3 backing keyboard - black

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Roland BK-3 Backing Keyboard - Black

MPN: BK3BK

What's In the Box?

From Manufacturer

  • BK-3 Black
  • Owner's Manual
  • AC Adaptor
  • Power Cord (for AC adaptor)
  • Music Rest

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List Price: $799.00

Our Price: $649.00

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Your Personal Backup Band

Perfect for solo entertainers and home hobbyists alike, the BK-3 Backing Keyboard brings a new level of performance to entry-level auto-accompaniment instruments. Featuring a wide range of quality onboard sounds and rhythms, song playback via USB memory, built-in speakers, and more, this portable, self-contained keyboard puts the power of a full ensemble under your fingertips. From one-person shows to social gatherings to personal practice, the BK-3 brings endless hours enjoyment for playing all musical styles.

  • Portable, self-contained keyboard with built-in sound system
  • High-quality sounds, rhythms, and Music Assistants
  • Comfortable, intuitive user interface
  • Compatible with music rhythms from Roland’s BK, E, G, and VA series
  • Play a variety of backing formats (SMF, MP3, WAV, and rhythms) and record performances with optional USB memory
  • Roland Wireless Connect capability for cable-free communication with iPhone and iPad; free iOS apps available for music sharing, lyrics display, and more (requires optional WNA1100-RL Wireless USB Adapter)
  • Available in black or white finish

Wide Range of Sounds and Rhythms Onboard
The BK-3 is filled with sounds and rhythms covering an extensive range of music genres from around the world, including Eastern Europe, Latin America, and Asia. There are over 850 tones and 50 drum kits built in, providing a universe of voices for melody playing and accompaniment. Compatibility with GM2, GS, and XG Lite formats ensures high-quality playback with Standard MIDI Files.

Play Backing Tracks and Rhythms via USB Memory
The BK-3 can play a variety of external backing formats from optional USB memory, including WAV and MP3 audio, SMF, and Roland rhythms (BK, E, G, and VA series). Playback tempo and song key can easily be adjusted to suit your vocal range or performing needs, even with audio files. In addition, a Center Cancel function reduces the volume of vocals in commercial WAV/MP3 songs, ideal for karaoke singing and minus-one playing.

Easy Audio Recording
A dedicated front-panel button makes it simple to record audio directly to USB memory, allowing you to capture full-ensemble BK-3 performances any time you wish for self-evaluation and sharing with friends and family. Your recordings are saved as CD-quality WAV data, making it easy to transfer them to your computer for burning audio CDs.

Roland Wireless Connect for iPhone and iPad
Compatibility with Roland Wireless Connect allows BK-3 players to communicate with an Apple iPhone or iPad over a wireless network via the optional WNA1100-RL Wireless USB Adapter. There are a number of fun, free iOS apps available, including Air Recorder for capturing BK-3 audio to your iPhone, and Lyrics Viewer for displaying SMF song lyrics on your iPad. And with Show Your Music, you can create video clips of your music performances and share them on your favorite social networks!

Manufacturer Roland
Condition New
Number of Keys 61
Key Action Synth with velocity
Weighted Keys No
Speakers 2 x 7.5 Watts
Pedals 1 Optional (Pedal Hold/Switch)
Number of Sounds 851 Tones
53 Drum Sets
Voices of Polyphony 128
Transpose Yes
Split Yes
Layer Yes
Song Recorder Yes
Tracks 2 keyboard parts (UPP, LWR) + 16 song parts
Songs 5 (Internal)
Unlimited (USB)
Storage Type Internal, USB Flash
Metronome Yes
Demo Songs Yes
Rhythm Patterns 250
Accompaniments Yes
Outputs (1) 1/4" Stereo - Phones/Output
Inputs
Connectivity MIDI, USB
Finish Black
Width 41-1/8"
Depth 12-1/2"
Height 5-1/8"
Product Weight 16 lbs 9 oz
Unique Features Play a variety of backing formats and record performances with optional USB memory
Roland Wireless Connect capability with iPhone and iPad for music sharing, lyrics display, and more (requires optional WNA1100-RL Wireless USB Adapter)

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***IMPORTANT NOTE: Please test your item before getting it fully assembled. For example, with digital pianos, unpack the keyboard portion, power it on and test all the keys. It is very rare that these items arrive with defects, but it is still a good idea to test it before spending time getting it fully assembled. Use caution when unpacking your purchase from its box, as some needed parts and pieces may be packed in and amongst the packing material. Be sure to save the carton and all packing materials, in case of a needed return. Do not write on the box and do not discard!

ROLAND LIMITED WARRANTY: This product is warranted to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use for a period of one (1) year for parts and and ninety (90) days for labor from the date of purchase. Click here for details

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