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Korg SV-1 73-Key Vintage Stage Piano (Black)

B&H # KOSV173BK Mfr # SV173BK
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Product Highlights
  • 36 Piano and Vintage Keyboard Sounds
  • 73 RH3 Graded Hammer Action Keys
  • Valve Reactor Tube-driven Amp Modeling
  • Eighteen Studio Quality Effects
  • Three Band Equalizer
  • Balanced XLR Stereo Outputs
  • Stereo 1/4" Outputs
  • Damper Pedal and Music Rack Included

The SV-1 73-Key Vintage Stage Piano by Korg comes packed with some of the industry's most in-demand vintage keyboard and piano sounds sought after by the world's top performing and studio musicians. The acoustic pianos include three-way stereo versions of legendary German and Japanese grand pianos, an intimate upright along with an essential mono piano for those smaller gigs, a late 70s/mid 80s Japanese electro-acoustic variation, plus a few layered piano sounds. It also includes electric pianos, clavs, tape-based and analog strings, choir and a couple of fat analog synths - everything you need for most any style of music.

The SV-1 features Korg's finest RH3 graded hammer action keyboard delivering authentic piano feel and response. It also includes tube-driven amp modeling, eighteen studio quality effects and a 3-band equalizer. As for connectivity, the SV-1 doesn't fall short with its stereo 1/4" inputs and outputs plus a pair of balanced XLR outputs ideal for stage and studio. As if that wasn't enough, it also comes equipped with a stereo headphone output for private practice and includes a music rack and damper pedal.

  • Grand Pianos: Smooth European, Lively Japanese, Mono Grand (for live)
  • Electric Pianos: Tine styles, Reed Types, Plucked Type and Clavs
  • Electronic Pianos: Korg SG-1D, Transistor, 80s synth and VPM styles
  • Organs: Tonewheels, USA Tube Console, Italian Combo and VOX
  • Keyboards: String Machine, Tape Strings and Synth Brass
  • Other: Piano + Layers, Strings and Choir
Includes 36 highly sought after piano and vintage keyboard sounds including two grand pianos
Features Korg's finest RH3 graded hammer action keyboard delivering authentic piano feel and response
Intuitive front panel with single-function knobs ideal for live performance
Eight user-friendly car-radio style favorites buttons
Valve Reactor 12AX7 tube-driven amp modeling (six models)
Includes six pre-effects; six modulation effects; six reverb delays and a 3-Band EQ
Features stereo 1/4" ins and outs, a stereo headphone out plus a pair of balanced XLR outputs
Damper pedal and music rack included
Keyboard 73 velocity sensitive Korg RH3 Real Weighted Hammer Action 3 keys
Touch Sensitivity Eight curves
Tuning Transpose, fine tuning and tuning curves
Sound Generation EDS (Enhanced Definition Synthesis)
Polyphony 80 notes (max)
Sounds 36 sounds (6 banks × 6 variations)
Bank 1 (E. Piano 1): Tine EP/Amp, Tine EP/Phaser, Tremolo EP, Dyno EP, VPM Piano, VPM Tine
Bank 2 (E.Piano 2): Reed EP 1, Reed EP 2, Electric Grand, SG-1D Piano, 80's Synth Piano, MIDI Grand
Bank 3 (Clav): Clav AC, Clav BC, Clav BD, Clav AD, Piano-ette, ElectraPno
Bank 4 (Piano): Grand Piano1, Grand Piano2, Mono Grand, Upright, Piano/Strings, Piano/PadBank 5 (Organ): Tonewheel x 3 (Click, Jazz, Full), Console Organ, Italian Combo, VOX ComboBank 6 (Other): Full Strings, Tape Strings, 70s Strings, Choir, Synth Brass, Sharp Brass
Switches Eight favorite switches for quick control panel registration
Equalizer 3-band: Bass, Mid and Treble
Effects Pre: Compressor, Boost, U-Vibe, Vibrato, Tremolo and VOX WahModulation: Chorus1, Chorus2, Phaser1, Phaser2, Flanger, RotaryReverb/Delay: Room, Plate, Hall, Spring, Tape Echo, Stereo DelayMaster: Stereo Mastering Limiter, Stereo Limiter
Amp Models Amp 1/2/3/4/5/ Organ Amp + Cabinet Models, Valve Reactor Technology - 12AX7 tube
Controls Effects: equalizer On/Off - 3 encoders: Bass, Mid, Treble
Pre FX 2 switches: On/Off, Auto/Pedal switch for Wah
3 encoders: Type select, Speed, Intensity
Amp Models On/Off - 2 encoders: Type select, Drive
Modulation FX 2 switches: On/Off, Rotary Slow/Fast
3 encoders: Type select, Speed, Intensity
Reverb/Delay 2 switches: On/Off, Tap Tempo
2 encoders: Type select, Depth
Other: 4 switches
Panel Switches: Transpose, Local Off, Touch, Function, Demo = Transpose + Local Off
Volume: Master Volume Knob
Connections Audio output, Audio input, Headphones, MIDI, Computer, Damper
Inputs L/Mono, R
Outputs L, R (2 × XLR, Balanced)
L/Mono, R (2 × 1/4" Jack, Unbalanced)
Headphone Output Yes
USB Type B connector (doubles the MIDI interface), USB 1.1 Supported
Pedals Korg DS-2H, supplied
Pedal Control Pedal 1: Footswitch (like Korg PS-1)
Pedal 2: Volume/expression (like Korg XVP-10 or EXP-2) or footswitch (like Korg PS-1)
Demo 36 incorporated demos
Power Supply Internal switching adapter, AC100~240V, 50/60Hz
Power Consumption 15 Watt
Windows System Requirements Operating system: 32-bit/64-bit Microsoft Windows XP SP3 or later, Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 or later or Microsoft Windows 7
CPU: Intel Pentium IV / 2 GHz Pentium D or more than Core Duo is recommended
RAM: 1GB or larger
Mac System Requirements Operating system: Mac OS X version 10.4.11, 10.5 or later
CPU: Apple G4 1.4GHz, or more (Support to Intel Mac), Apple G5 or more than Core Duo is recommended
RAM: 1GB or more
Available USB port
Dimensions (WxDxH) 45 × 13.66 × 6.1" (114.3 × 34.7 × 15.7 cm)
Weight 38.5 lb (17.5 kg)
Korg SV-1 73-Key Vintage Stage Piano (Black)
  • Power Cable
  • Damper Pedal (Korg DS-2H)
  • Music Rack
  • SV-1 Editor Software
  • Limited 1 Year Warranty
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