Stage Piano + Synthesizer + Workstation
Following the standard of sonic excellence established by the Forte®, the
Forte® SE brings your performance to new heights with its astonishing
sound quality, dependability and user-friendly operation.
SOUNDS 2 Gigabytes of Sounds!
Hear the new High Definition Japanese Grand (optimized especially for the
SE) and German D Grand, featuring "KSR" - Kurzweil String Resonance.
Also included are a wide selection of tailored sounds from the acclaimed
Forte® (EP, Clav, Celeste, Crotales, Harpsichord), as well as PC3 Series
and KORE 64™ expansions - all handcrafted to deliver unprecedented
expressiveness with an obsessive attention to detail.
V2.00 adds 256 new Programs plus over 80 new Multis!
Patented FlashPlay® Technology
Flash-Play® powers the Forte® SE with 2 GB of on-board sample content
with zero-loading time, loads of powerful DSP and ultrafast performance.
188 Megabytes User Sample Memory
Now load up to 188 MB of your own custom samples into non-volatile flash
memory. Supported sample formats: .WAV, .AIF (up to 16 bit / 96kHz) and
Kurzweil formats (.P3K, .KRZ, .K25, .K26).
Deep editing? Look no further. The Forte® SE grants full access to
Kurzweil's legendary Variable Architecture Synthesis Technology directly
from the front panel. With 32-layers per program, each offering its own signal
path and a host of modular DSP tools, the Forte® SE offers a wealth of
sound creation and modification that is truly immense.
Powerful FX Engine
Now featuring 32 FX units of horsepower. Enjoy award-winning Reverbs,
Delays, Choruses, Flangers, Phasers, Distortions, Rotary Amplifiers,
Compressors and more including the new Spectral 4-Tap and Spectral 6-
Tap FX - all fully editable from the user-interface. .
K.S.R. - Kurzweil String Resonance
Piano string resonance modeling for enhanced acoustic piano performance!
KB3 ToneReal™ Organs
Modeled after classic organs. Featuring all the controls you want and more,
including 9 realistic drawbars.
88-note Italian Hammer-Action Keyboard
Every sound within the Forte® SE is perfectly matched to its 88-note fully-
weighted Italian hammer-action keyboard with aftertouch.
NEW! Built-in multitrack sequencer with extensive editing tools.
Looking for a pulse? Activate up to 8 independent Arps (1 per program, 8
per Multi) and discover the new 'Step Sequencer' environment!
Live Audio Input w/FX
Plug in and jam along with your favorite music player. The 1/8" (3.5mm)
Audio Input sports its own dedicated real-time FX. Sweeten your backing
tracks for live performance and internally mix the signal with the Forte SE's
Access your Favorite sounds with ONE button press! Conveniently located
right below the Forte® SE's display.
Using your Mac/PC or iPad, get deeper into editing your Forte® SE's
Programs, Multis and Effects!
Front Panel Master 3-Band EQ
Room too boomy? No problem. Dial it in with the Master EQ section featuring
Bass, Treble, a sweepable Midrange and on/off switch.
28 Programmable Physical Controllers
9 Sliders, 11 Switches, 2 Wheels, 2 Switch Pedal Inputs (which support 2 half-
damper pedals for pianos, or up to 4 switch pedals), 1 Continuous Control
Pedal Input and Aftertouch. (1 sustain/switch pedal is included).
Easy Access Controls
Pitch/Modulation wheels along with dedicated
-/+ Transpose and sound Variation controls conveniently located right on the
|Kurzweil Forte SE • 88 Key Stage Piano/Synth/Workstation
88 Key Stage Piano
Synthesizer & Workstation