KORG microKORG Synthesizer Vocorder
The microKORG synthesizer vocorder brings you state-of-the-art analog modeling and multi-band vocording in a compact, portable instrument with 37 semi-weighted velocity-sensitive keys and a bank of 128 user-rewritable programs. This product is perfect for performers, producers, and computer musicians looking for an affordable and versatile synthesizer. Delivering quality sounds and features you’d expect at a price you wouldn’t.
The microKORG has the same dual-oscillator DSP synthesis as KORG’s acclaimed MS2000 but offers a wider selection of waveforms than any other modeled synth. Four available filter modes offer -12dB 2-pole low pass, high pass and band pass configurations plus an extra steep -24dB 4-pole low pass setting.
The microKORG’s 8-band vocorder provides offers many advanced settings allowing capture and freeze the formants of your voice and then play it across the keyboard, or shift the formant frequency to make your voice sound all kinds of wacky! 3-kinds of modulation effects, 3 types of delay effects, and a 2-band EQ add to the microKORG’s appeal. Six types of built-in arpeggio patterns including up, down, alt ½, random, trigger give you control over tempo, gate time, swing, and up to a 4-octave range.
2 provided external audio jacks allow you to run other instruments , CD’s and more through the microKORG’s filter and effects. The microKORG’s compact size makes it perfect for DJ’s and musicians looking to add a synth to their set up, and also for use in a computer-based music setup. The front panel has five real-time knobs that can transmit MIDI messages, so they can be used as controllers for soft synths, while the 37-note velocity-sensitive mini-keyboard can be used to control oher gear or for recording and editing with a sequencer. Battery powered, the microKORG is the ultimate portable controller for use with laptop computers.
Intuitive geographical layout and menu structure, the microKORG’s parameters are located on the panel for easy access. The large dial and LED illuminated buttons make program selection a breeze even on dark stages. A beautiful beige/gold body, wooden side panels and retro design is groove-icing on this funky cake. Start chewing it up today with the microKORG synthesizer/vocorder.