MATRIXSYNTH: Kawai K5000S Additive Synthesizer

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Kawai K5000S Additive Synthesizer


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"Kawai K5000s Additive Synthesizer

Excellent condition.

The K5000S is an Advanced Additive Synthesizer that combines real-time performance features and unique synthesis capabilities into a single unit.

ADVANCED ADDITIVE TONE GENERATOR

The K5000S series updates the famous K5 synthesizer tone generator and its unique additive harmonic synthesis approach. The Advanced Additive Tone Generator contains 32 source generators, which depending on how they are used, can yield up to 32 voice polyphony.

PCM samples can also be mixed with additive sources. As few as one or as many as six sources can be used to make a single sound. For example, a PCM wave of a piano hammer can be superimposed with the sound of the piano string created by additive harmonics.


128 BAND FORMANT FILTER

A new addition to the Advanced Additive tone generator is the 128 Band Pennant Filter, which can used as a Parametric EQ or several other con?gurations. The Formant Filter is completely controllable by envelopes or LFOs.


MACRO CONTROL

Unique to the K5000S model are the macro controls for major sound parameters, available on the front panel for instant access. In addition, four user controls are programmable for each patch.


PROGRAMMABLE ARPEGGIATOR

The K5000S Programmable Arpeggiator, features a wide range of control, ideal for use in Tekno and other modern musical styles.


DIGITAL EFFECTS SYSTEM

The K5000S contains an advanced digital effects processor (DSP), which allows four individual effects of chorus, delay, distortion, etc., in addition to reverb and a graphic equalizer.

When playing a single sound, individual sources can be routed to individual effects; when playing multiple sounds in Multi mode, individual sounds can be routed to individual effects.


Type: Digital

Synthesis: Additive, ROM

Oscillators

(+) Open Manual Page

Oscillators: 6

Waveforms: Additive, Sine, User Drawn

Osc Modulation: After Touch, Continuous Controller, Envelope, Fader, Glide / Portamento, Keyboard, Knob, LFO, Mod Wheel, Oscillator, Pitch Wheel, Sequencer, Sync Hard, Velocity

Oscillator Notes:
+ 64 Harmonics per source
+ 689 Waveforms:
123 synth,
341 GM,
225 drums

Envelopes

(+) Open Manual Page

Envelopes: 5

Evelope Paramerters: Initional Level, Delay, Attack, Decay, Sustain, Release, Release 2

Envelope Notes::
+ amp
+ pitch
+ filter
+ formant
+ harmonics

Filters
(+) Open Manual Page

Filters: 3
Types: Formant, High Pass, Low Pass

LFO
(+) Open Manual Page

LFO: 4
LFO Parameters: Sample & Hold, Saw Up, Square, Triangle

LFO Notes::
+ amp
+ filter
+ formant
+ pitch
Polyphony & Tuning
Polyphony: 32
Timbrality: 4
Tuning: Standard
Patches
Patches RAM: 256
Storage: Internal, RAM Cartridge, Tape
Editing: MIDI


Effects
(4) effects algorithms
+ 32 different effects based on:
+ chorus
+ delay
+ distortion
+ exciter
+ flanger
+ leslie
+ overdrive
+ reverb

Case
Case: Keyboard
Keyboard: 61 keys, Semi-weighted, Plastic
Controls: Aftertouch, Velocity, Knobs, Pedal - Sustain, Pedal - Volume
Display Type: LCD, LED, Backlit
Display Count H: 240
Display Count V: 64
Dimensions (WxDxH): 41.8 x 12.59 x 41.3 in / 105 x 32 x 10 cm
Weight: 14 kg
Connections
Audio Output Connections: 1/4" Phone Jack, Stereo Main, Stereo Headphone
Audio Output Count: 6
MIDI Ports: IN, OUT, THRU
DAC Bits: 16
DAC Frequency Rate: 44.1
Power: 120 V AC"

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