Korg - Volca Keys

Korg - Volca Keys

  • $149.99


Korg Volca Keys Analog Synthesizer

Combining the sonic power of true analogue synthesis with intuitive user controls, the volca Keys delivers immense versatility in sound creation and loop making. volca Keys is a lead synthesizer offering three note true analogue synthesis.

It's equipped with a 16-step sequencer as well as Ring Modulation and Delay effects for far out sonic possibilities. There's also a MIDI Input for note entry, plus external sync and control from your DAW. Battery operation and built-in speakers mean that you can conveniently play anywhere and anytime.

Sync In and Out allows clock sync of multiple instruments from the volca Series as well as Korg's Monotribe.

Voicing function lets anyone create sounds easily

The Voicing function makes it easy to specify how the three oscillators will be combined. Simply turn the knob to choose one of six combinations: Poly, Unison, Octave, Fifth, Unison Ring, or Poly Ring.

Use the Motion Sequence function to craft your loops

The Motion Sequence function lets you record knob movements, letting you apply time-varying changes to your sound that will enhance your loops and add originality to your live performances.

SYNC jack and MIDI IN connector

By using the sync jack you can enjoy synchronized playback with multiple volcas or with a monotribe. You can also use the 'SyncKontrol' iPhone app to wirelessly control tap tempo, swing settings, and synchronized playback with iOS music apps via WIST.

Simple three-voice polyphonic analog synthesizer

With its structure of 3VCO, 1VCF, 1VCA, 1LFO, and 1EG, the volca keys has a recognizable, versatile structure. The ability to generate diverse and powerful sounds with just a few carefully selected parameters is a distinctive characteristic of analog synthesizers.

Korg Volca Keys

Volca keys is a 27-key analog lead synth that generates unbelievably powerful sound from its compact body. Starting with a filter section that uses the circuitry of the legendary miniKORG700S (1974), it delivers astonishing sound that takes full advantage of Korg's half-century of know-how in circuit design.

Keyboard
 
Multi touch Keyboard
Synthesizer
Type
Analog synthesis
Maximum Polyphony
3
Structure
3VCO, 1VCF, 1VCA, 1LFO, 1EG
VCO
Octave, Ring Modulation, Detune, Portamento, EG Int.
VCO Wave
Sawtooth, Square
VCF
Cutoff, Peak, EG Int
VCF Type
Low Pass Filter, 12 db/oct
LFO
Rate, Pitch Int, Cutoff Int, Wave (Sawtooth, Triangle, Square)
EG
Attack, Decay/Release, Sustain
Effects
Delay
Time, Feedback, Temp Sync
Sequencer
Number of parts
1
Number of Steps
16
Number of Recording Patterns
8
Connectors
Audio Output
Headphones (3.5mm stereo mini jack)
Sync
Sync In (3.5mm monaural mini jack, Maximum input level: 20V)
Sync Out (3.5mm monaural mini jack, Maximum Output level: 5V)
MIDI
In
Power
Battery Life
Approximately 10 hours (using alkaline batteries)
Power supply
AA alkaline battery ×6
AA nickel-metal hydride battery ×6
AC adapter “KA-350” (optional)
Others
Accessories
AA alkaline battery ×6 (for verifying operation)
Options
AC adapter (KA-350)
Dimensions
(W x D x H)
193 × 115 ×46 mm / 7.61 x 4.54 x 1.81 inches
Weight
377 g / 0.83 lbs (Excluding batteries)