The Kurzweil Forte is the most advanced keyboard ever to wear the Kurzweil logo. It features an 88-note fully-weighted Italian hammer-action keyboard with aftertouch, a 4.3" widescreen color LCD display and lots of convenient physical controllers. The patented FlashPlay Technology provides powerful DSP and ultrafast performance, using the 16GB of sample content with zero loading time.
== 16 Gigabytes of All New Sounds! ==
New, hand-selected German and vintage Japanese concert grand pianos, as well as new Rhodes, Wurlitzer, Clav, Harpsichord, Orchestral Percussion, Celeste, Glockenspiel, Chimes, Bells and Crotales along with a wide selection of sounds from the acclaimed PC3 and KORE 64™ expansion, all delivered with unprecedented expressiveness and an obsessive attention to detail.
== Patented FlashPlay Technology ==
Flash-Play™ provides the Forte™ with a staggering amount of horse-power; 16 GB sample content with zero-loading time, heaping mounds of powerful DSP and ultrafast performance.
== KB3 ToneReal™ Organs ==
Modeled after classic Hammond, Vox and Farfisa organs. Featuring all the controls you want and more, including 9 realistic drawbars. With v1.11 and later , KB3 is now Polyphony Free, no longer using any of the Forte's 128 voices!
== Powerful FX Engine ==
Award-winning Reverbs, Delays, Choruses, Flangers, Phasers, Distortions, Rotary Amplifiers, Compressors and more.
== Controls ==
Room too boomy? Need to add some punch? No problem. Dial it in with the Master Compressor & EQ section featuring Bass, Treble and sweepable Midrange.
9 Sliders (with brilliant LED ladders), 6 Switches, 2 Wheels, 3 Switch Pedal Inputs, 2 Continuous Control Pedal Inputs and Aftertouch are the programmable physical controllers. (1 sustain/switch pedal is included).
Dedicated -/+ Transpose, Tap Tempo and sound Variation controls conveniently located right above the Pitch/Modulation wheels.
Other buttons provide for easy category and program/multi selection, and easy access to your 10 favourite sounds with one button press!