When imagination, ambition and technology converge, the results are spectacular.
We present you KRONOS. Created by KORG to meet the needs of the most demanding performers and producers, and the most futuristic musicians, KRONOS incorporates more than 50 years of experience in music innovation and production. With nine different synthesis engines and a comprehensive set of performance and production tools, KRONOS is quite simply the most versatile synthesizer ever made.
KRONOS brings you all the magic, excitement, and performance that only a new, forward-thinking instrument can provide. All the resources of technology are put at the service of the musician, and have been perfected and integrated into a unique and evolved instrument. Multiple sound generation techniques represent the very latest in state-of-the-art software technology. The built-in effects allow any internal or external audio source to be processed with incredible results. Audio and MIDI multitrack recording offers efficient studio operations on a portable platform. Hardware tools, an assignable control surface, two joysticks, a ribbon controller, a superb keyboard and KORG’s revolutionary TouchView ™ color touch-and-drag display.
KRONOS offers you everything you could hope for, plus many other things that until now were only a dream. Set List mode keeps all your settings and performance notes organized on the screen for immediate selection. The smooth sound transition, Smooth Sound Transitions, eliminates note skipping and effects when changing sounds or modes. Connect virtual cables, select sounds, edit envelopes and sequences, all using the eight-inch color TouchView display. Add to this composition tools like advanced sequencing, KARMA and Drum Track. Enjoy exclusive KORG features like Wave Sequence, MS-20 filter, and the exquisitely rich Polysix Chorus. And only KORG has the best sound design team in the world, so your sound is always extraordinary.
With a gradual red finish that allows identification at a glance, this KORG KRONOS incorporates the new Italian Grand Piano that was first introduced at the KORG Grandstage. Also pre-installed is “KApro Showcase” featuring carefully selected sounds from KApro (*), the company that has programmed over 100 sound libraries for KRONOS. The magnificent color and sound that KRONOS offers us will make an unmistakable difference on stage. The KRONOS Special Edition is available in a range of three models: 61-key, 73-key, and 88-key.
In recent years, this Italian grand piano has received increasing attention from the world of classical and jazz music. The presence of its sound and its detailed resonance have captivated audiences around the world. An authentic grand piano previously used in international competitions was specially tuned and sampled for KRONOS