For live street performances or solo rehearsal and practice - the Korg KR55 Pro Rhythm is a professional portable groovebox with hundreds of musical styles, custom pattern sequencing and superb sound quality.
The Ultimate Portable Drum Sound
More than just a backing track - KR55 Pro offers realistic and complex groove patterns that can be sequenced and chained together to form whole songs. Utilising Korg's Real Groove Technology, 24-built-in drum and percussion styles have been recorded live and sampled into the KR55 with multiple variations, fills and dynamic changes.
- 24 built-in live drum/percussion styles
- Integrated Audio mixer and sequencer
- Two variations, basic, fill-in 1, fill-in 2, and ending modes
- Use the chain function to easily create sophisticated rhythm tracks
- 1 x XLR mic input, 2 x guitar/bass inputs, and a stereo AUX input, allowing multi-channel mixing
- High-quality reverb effect and EQ
- Multi-track recording with a rhythm style, and record the combined result as an audio file on an SD card
- Audio Player function supports loop playback and automatic consecutive playback
- Built-in tuner
- Acoustage technology delivers a spacious sound
- Runs off 6 x AA batteries, allowing up to seven hours of use
- Footswitch Compatible (sold separately)
Real Groove Technology
The Korg KR-55 Pro features “Real Groove Technology” which uses data recorded from actual professional musicians performing at various tempi, and is a completely different technology than conventional rhythm machines There are a total of 24 high-quality rhythm styles, each fine tuned to provide the best possible feel, to accurately reproduce the experience of playing with a percussionist.
The sounds, grooves, and phrases will play back at pristine quality even if you change the tempo, so you can enjoy playing serious jam sessions at your own pace.
Each rhythm style includes a wide variety of patterns: two variations in addition to basic, fill-in 1, and fill-in 2 This means that the KR-55 Pro can provide the accompaniment for an entire song By using the chain function, which lets you put together and memorize a different rhythm style for each measure, you can freely create even complex rhythm tracks Up to 30 banks of chains can be stored, and each chain can be up to 999 measures long.
Battery operation for convenient portability
In addition to using the included adapter, the unit can also be powered by six AA batteries. Battery operation allows up to seven hours of continuous use, so the KR-55 Pro can be used even where an AC outlet is not available.
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