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Korg SP500 Stage Piano
Colour: Beech and Silver
Product Ref: SP500
The Korg SP500 stage piano is loaded with 396 sound programs, all taken from Korg's professional synthesizers. In addition to 19 different piano sounds, the Korg SP500 stage piano boasts a selection of electric piano, organ, flute/sax, brass, strings, guitar, drum and synthesizer sounds. There are also eight special Melody Voice programs featuring natural-sounding vibrato that realistically captures each instrument’s expressivity. Any two sounds can be layered together or split between the SP500’s high and low ranges.
THE KORG SP500 STAGE PIANO FEATURES TRUE GRAND PIANO TOUCH
The Korg SP500 digital piano features Korg’s newest real weighted hammer action II keyboard that responds to your playing in the same way a grand piano does. It provides a heavier touch in the low register and a lighter touch in the high register. The Korg SP500’s key touch control function can be adjusted in six stages, letting you select the sensitivity you prefer.
AUTOMATIC ACCOMPANIMENT BRINGS YOUR MUSIC TO LIFE
The Korg SP500’s professionally-produced accompaniment styles make it easy for you to create great sounding ensemble performances. Its pianist rhythm styles provide accompaniments featuring piano type left hand passages that enable even novice players to sound like accomplished pianists. A wide range of Rhythm Styles covering rock, pop, jazz and more enable the SP500 stage piano to deliver the full-sounding performance of a complete pro backup band. The Korg SP500 stage piano comes loaded with 128 Rhythm Styles, 26 Pianist Rhythm Styles and room for 64 User Styles you can create and save to memory.
TOUCHVIEW PUTS THE POWER OF THE
SP-500 AT YOUR FINGERTIPS.
The Korg SP500 Digital Piano boasts Korg's advanced TouchView Graphical User Interface, a feature found on the company’s flagship music workstations. The touch-panel LCD lets you select or modify sounds and accompaniment styles by simply touching words or images displayed on the screen. Operation is easy, and the functions are literally at your fingertips.
The SP500 stage piano also provides a Help function to ensure that even first-time users can quickly master its operation. Just press the Help button at any time and an explanation of each function appears in the large TouchView display.
DIGITAL EFFECTS ADD DRAMA AND SPARKLE TO YOUR MUSIC
The Korg SP500 stage piano delivers a full complement of 37 different effects. These include reverb, delay, chorus, flanger, exciter, distortion, overdrive, phaser, rotary speaker auto-pan and tremolo. The SP500 digital piano’s high-quality effects share the same heritage as the effects in Korg’s professional and stage instruments.
TWO EASY-TO-USE RECORDING MODES
When you play, you can save your performance to the Korg SP500’s internal memory as one of up to 100 songs. No floppy disk is required. This provides a convenient way to play back your performances or listen to lessons. You can record your realtime piano performances or use the accompaniment system to capture a complete ensemble production. You can even use step-recording to enter your chords one at a time. Since the Korg SP500 is GM compatible it can be hooked up to a computer or other MIDI-equipped devices to play back song files, take interactive music lessons and many other fun and educational musical activities.
THE KORG SP500 PROVIDES STYLE AND VERSATILITY
The Korg SP 500 digital piano’s clean, stylish design and silver finish will make it at home in any décor. The piano’s compact size will also allow the SP 500 piano to fit in many places that a traditional piano or larger digital piano couldn’t.
The Korg SP 500 stage piano is loaded with features that enhance its value and versatility, features like a damper pedal, dual headphone outputs, Audio IN and OUT, MIDI IN and OUT, Key transpose, a built-in metronome and ten tuning temperaments.
88 key (A0-C8),
Real Weighted Hammer Action II keyboard
6 velocity curve types
Tone Generator System:
Stereo sampling system
64 voices maximum
ROM 204 +128(GM), RAM64/Drum
Programs: ROM 13+1(GM), RAM 2/Sound Programs, Piano (19), E. Piano/Organ (33), Flute/Sax (47), Brass/Choir (45), Strings (45), Guitar (37), Bass (26), Synth/SE (59), Percussion (46), Includes 8 Melody Voices.
Rhythm Styles = ROM 128,
Pianist Rhythm Styles = ROM 26,
1 song, 40,000 notes, 8-track (Control, Chord, KBD+5-track),
Maximum 100 songs memory can be stored.
Song Control (Song, Pause, Rew, FF, Play/Stop, Record),
Total max. 128,000 notes when 12 songs are recorded.
Total max.72,000 notes when 100 songs are recorded)
Help supports 2 languages-English/Japanese
24 songs for piano programs (right-handed and left-handed is possible to separate),
9 songs for other sound programs,
1 song for Pianist Rhythm Style,
8 songs for other Rhythm Styles,
On/Off, Tempo, Beat, Volume
Tap Tempo Control
TouchView Graphical User Interface,
240 x 64 full-dot display
10 types + 4 user scales
Damper, Soft or Assignable
Audio outputs (L/MONO, R),
Audio inputs (stereo mini jacks),
14 Watt, Local voltage
50.59" Wide x 12.60" Deep x 4.88" High
1,285(W) x 320(D) x 122(H) mm
Sustain Pedal, Power Adaptor and Music Stand Included
Free UK mainland delivery