Kurzweil SP1's velocity-sensitive keybed feels and plays like a high-quality acoustic piano, an advantage for students and musicians who play multiple instruments. MIDI in and out jacks allow SP1 to function as a MIDI controller,making it an attractive option for recording studios and multi-keyboard artists. SP1's 16 programs in 4 instrument categories are a specially selected group of sounds derived from Kurzweil's professional keyboards. Its intuitive controls encourage a 'sit down and play' experience while offering generous user sound customization options via the versatile FX and EQ sections, as well as split, layer and dual functions. There are 5 favorites buttons allowing users to save custom sounds.
16 sounds in 4 categories
Enjoy 16 hand-picked presets featuring pianos from Kurzweil German D Artis Grand, electric pianos from Kurzweil Forte SE, strings, winds and bass from Kurzweil PC3 Series and a selection of organs, clavs and synth pads.
SP1 has four individually adjustable effects – reverb, chorus, tremolo, delay – along with a dedicated 3-band master EQ. Custom tweaks can be saved to favorites.
88-note hammer-action keyboard
Every sound within SP1 is perfectly matched to its 88-note fully-weighted hammer-action keyboard.
256 voices of polyphony
Generous polyphony makes voice dropouts a thing of the past.
Easy splits and layers
Quickly split and/or layer up to 4 sounds together for ensemble performance, enable dual mode for '4 hands' teacher/student instruction and save custom combinations to favorites.
SP1 weighs in at only 27 lb. Grab it and go!
Aux audio input
Left/right audio in jacks let you jam along with an MP3 player or other external audio device.
Easily adjust the volume of each of the four available instrument categories with a single knob twist.
Dual wheels and transpose buttons
Pitch and modulation wheels along with dedicated -/+ transpose controls are conveniently located right on the front panel.
SP1 has a dedicated External Control section for controlling MIDI instruments and software.
No menus: make direct sound selections from one of four instrument categories.
Access your 5 favorite customized sound combinations with one button press.
|Included from Manufacturer||Footswitch
|Number of Keys||88|
|Key Action||Fully-weighted hammer-action with velocity|
|Weighted Keys||Hammer Weighted|
|Voices of Polyphony||256|
|Onboard Controllers||Pitch wheel
4 × front panel category volume knobs
2 × transpose switches
|Control Connections||1/4" sustain footswitch input
1/4" continuous control expression/volume pedal input
|Audio Outputs||Dual 1/4" stereo main output
1/4" stereo headphone output
|Audio Inputs||Dual 1/4" stereo external audio input|
|MIDI||In, Out, USB|
|USB Port (to Host)||MIDI, System Updates|
|Product Weight||27.25 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.