Kurzweil PC4 SE 88-Key Workstation Keyboard
PC4 SE is Kurzweil's most affordable performance controller, bringing the amazing sound quality and many of the performance control features of the enormously successful PC4 workstation within reach of more musicians than ever before.
256 voices of V.A.S.T. polyphony
PC4 SE gets its polyphonic horsepower from Kurzweil's acclaimed V.A.S.T. engine.
2 gigabytes of factory sounds
1,500 hand-crafted factory presets organized into 10 categories featuring Kurzweil's optimized German 9' and vintage Japanese 7' concert grand pianos with KSR Kurzweil String Resonance. Also included are a wide selection of tailored sounds from the acclaimed K2700, PC4 and PC3 as well as the KORE 64 expansion.
Patented FlashPlay technology
FlashPlay provides PC4 SE with a staggering amount of horsepower: 2 GB sample content with zero loading time and ultra-fast performance.
6-operator FM engine
PC4 SE has a 6-operator FM engine with the ability to load original FM SysEx files.
Add sonic animation to your sounds via 5 simultaneous MIDI CC step sequencers for modulation sequencing.
KB3 ToneReal organs
Modeled after classic organs, KB3 mode offers control over 9 drawbars, rotary speed, chorus/vibrato, brake, percussion and more.
Powerful FX engine
Use awesome effects chains featuring award-winning reverbs, delays, choruses, flangers, phasers, distortions, rotary speakers, compressors and more. PC4 SE also offers a global Master FX section featuring 3-band EQ and compression.
K.S.R. – Kurzweil String Resonance
Enjoy piano string resonance modeling for enhanced acoustic piano performance.
88-note hammer-action keyboard
PC4 SE features a Real Piano Hammer Action (RHPA) 88-key, fully-weighted hammer action with velocity-sensitive, adjustable keys.
5-zone Multi controller mode
Use 5 zones of unparalleled MIDI controller capabilities to create your own split/layer combinations using Kurzweil's renowned Multi mode.
Quick splits and layers
Dedicated buttons provide on-the-fly split and layer combinations.
Record, edit, mix and produce your own tracks, all in the box with PC4 SE's 16-track internal sequencer. Import MIDI files as well as Kurzweil PC3/PC4/Forte family songs.
5 simultaneous Riff Generators
Trigger and manipulate up to 16 simultaneous MIDI sequences on the fly. Select from an internal library of patterns or record/import your own.
5 simultaneous arpeggiators
Looking for a pulse? Activate up to 5 independent arpeggiators (1 per Program, 5 per Multi) and discover the 'step sequencer' environment.
Front panel master transport controls
Use the transport section to control recording and playback of the onboard 16-track sequencer.
23 programmable physical controllers
PC4 SE offers many physical control options, including 5 sliders, 5 knobs, 6 buttons, 2 wheels, 2 switch pedal dual inputs with half-damper support and 1 continuous control pedal input.
Easy access transpose controls
Dedicated -/+ transpose controls are conveniently located right above the pitch/modulation wheels.
Widescreen color display
Navigate PC4 SE with a 4.3" 480×272 widescreen color LDC display with adjustable brightness.
Categorized sound selection
The easy Category and Program/Multi selection features customizable category defaults.
Pick your favorites
Easily store and recall your most-needed 250 Programs/Multis via 5 dedicated buttons organized into 50 banks. Each entry conveniently displays the Favorite's name and type (Program or Multi).
Fill-time onscreen help tips are displayed at the bottom of every page showing you how to use the currently selected page or parameter.
|Included from Manufacturer||Power supply
|Number of Keys||88|
|Weighted Keys||Hammer Weighted|
|Key Action||RPHA: Real Piano Hammer Action
88-note, fully-weighted hammer-action with velocity and aftertouch sensitive adjustable keys
|Programs/Presets||1,500+ factory Programs
4,096 User Program storage locations
|Voices of Polyphony||256, dynamically allocated|
|Oscillators per Voice||Varies by Sound Engine|
|Multitimbral||16 parts, one per MIDI channel|
|Effects||32 total FX units
Over 1,000 complex effect chains including reverbs, delays, chorus, flanger, phaser, EQ, distortion, rotary speaker, compressor and more
960 PPQ resolution
5 simultaneous MIDI CC step sequencers
|Internal Storage Capacity||2GB of non-volatile user flash memory|
|MIDI||In, Out, USB|
|USB Port (to Host)||MIDI, System Updates, File Transfer|
|Audio Outputs||Dual stereo 1/4" output|
|Control Connections||2 × 1/4" footswitch inputs
1/4" continuous control pedal input
|Onboard Controllers||Pitch and modulation wheels
5 × front panel sliders
5 × knobs
6 × buttons
|Product Weight||27.5 lb|
Kurzweil Limited Warranty
This product has been manufactured by Kurzweil and is warranted free from defects in materials or workmanship for the period of one year from the date of purchase by the original owner.