Continuing a long tradition of successful world-music products, Roland proudly announces the BK-5 OR, addressing the sounds of the Middle East as well as Turkey and North Africa. The BK-5 OR retains all characteristics and features of the recently announced BK-5 and adds newly created sounds and rhythms.
- Sounds and rhythms from the Middle East, Turkey, and North Africa
- 12 scale-tuning buttons with dedicated scale memories
- Instant playback of backing tracks directly from USB memory
Sounds and Rhythms
The BK-5 OR is loaded with dozens of expressive and exotic new instruments, drum sounds, and rhythms from the Middle East, Turkey and North Africa regions.
Scale Tuning Controls
For fast and easy control of scale tunings, the BK-5 OR is equipped with 12 front-panel buttons to instantly manage each note of a scale, plus three buttons for storing/recalling the related settings.
The onboard Rhythm Composer can instantly add rhythmic backing tracks to your music. Additional rhythms can be imported from USB memory. More than one drum track can be used for rhythms and SMFs.
The BK-5 OR lets you record directly to a USB memory stick. It’s a great way to listen back and evaluate your performances, and share your creations with others.
Add full backing accompaniment to your performances directly from USB memory. The BK-5 OR lets you import and control rhythm files, SMFs, MP3s, and WAV files.