Keyboard parts (UP1, UP2, LWR)
Rhythms/SMF section
Rhythm section
Rhythms
Rhythm Composer
One Touch memories
Rhythm Makeup Tools
Songs
Real-time player
Song Chord Extractor
SMF Makeup Tools
Performance Memories
Performance Lists
Performance memories per List
Search function
Recording
Media
Save format
Video
Lyrics
Slide shows
Connectors
Phones
Audio input
Audio
USB ports
MIDI connectors
Video output
Foot pedal
General specifications
Speakers
Rated power output
Power supply
Auto Off function
Dimensions
Weight
Supplied Accessories
Supplied Accessories
Options
USB
Pedals
USB memory port.
Hammer - PH. Barbara Di Cretico
BK-5 SPECIFICATIONS
Display type
Graphic LCD
Keyboard
Keyboard
Sound Source
Max. Polyphony
Sounds
Multitimbral parts
Key Control (Transpose)
Tempo change
Part mute functions
Effects
160 x 160 dots, backlit.
61 velocity sensitive keys.
128 voices (GM2/GS/XG Lite compatible).
1,172 tones; 60 Drum Sets.
3 keyboard parts (UP1, UP2, LWR) + 16 song parts.
–6~+5 in semitones (for audio/MIDI data).
20~250 BPM for SMF and rhythms; 75~125% for mp3 and WAV files.
TRACK MUTE: Rhythms, SMF; CENTER CANCEL: mp3, WAV, AUDIO INPUT signals.
Reverb: 8 types (selectable via Makeup Tools). Chorus: 8 types (selectable via Makeup Tools). MFX: 84 types for keyboard parts
(selectable via Tone Part MFX); A & B for rhythm and SMF section (selectable via Makeup Tools).
Parametric EQ: 6 presets + 1 User memory. Multi-band compressor: 6 presets + 1 User memory.
305 in 6 “Rhythm” families (localized rhythms for specific areas are included in the WORLD 1 and WORLD 2 families).
Internal Rhythm Composer, SMF-to-Rhythm Converter provided as PC application (Windows) on the bundled CD-ROM.
4 programmable registrations per rhythm.
Instrument-oriented editing.
SMF (Format 0/1), KAR, mp3, WAV, mp3+CDG.
Automatic chord detection for SMF files.
Instrument-oriented editing.
Unlimited number (storage on USB memory). Over 500 “Music Assistant” memories (internal memory)
5 “Factory Song” memories (internal memory).
Max. 999.
Quick location of SMF, audio and JPG files on the connected USB memory.
USB Flash memory.
Audio files (WAV, 44.1KHz/16-bit linear format) on a USB storage device.
SMF, mp3/WAV, mp3+CDG.
Picture folder linked to songs (recommended resolution: 512 x 384 or 1024 x 768 pixels).
Jack x2 stereo 1/4” phone type.
Jack stereo miniature phone type.
OUTPUT jacks (L/Mono, R/Mono) 1/4” phone type.
USB COMPUTER connector (Type B, reception and transmission of MIDI data). USB MEMORY (Type A, data storage devices).
MIDI IN, MIDI OUT (Visual Control function).
RCA-type (CVBS, PAL or NTSC – selectable).
HOLD, SWITCH/EXPRESSION (programmable).
2x 10 cm.
2x 12 W RMW.
AC adaptor (PSB-7U adaptor).
Off, 10min, 30min, 240min.
Without music rest: 1044 (W) x 317 (D) x 129 (H) mm 41-1/8 (W) x 12-1/2 (D) x 5-1/8 (H) inches; Including music rest: 1044 (W) x 317 (D) x
301 (H) mm 41-1/8 (W) x 12-1/2 (D) x 11-7/8 (H) inches.
7.5 kg (excluding AC adaptor and music rest) 16 lbs 9 oz (excluding AC adaptor and music rest).
Owner’s Manual, PSB-7U AC adaptor, Power cord (for connecting the AC adaptor), Music rest, CD-ROM (Style Converter 4.0, USB driver).
USB flash memory (M-UF-series).
DP-series/BOSS FS-5U foot switch. Roland EV-series expression pedal.
Right control panel.
Left control panel.
Rear Panel.
RAM 4748 RAMRES 818-11 605.00.0249
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Roland regards technologies
that make effective use of
limited energy resources as
“Energy Saving Technology”
and promotes development of environment-conscious
electronic musical instruments that incorporate such
technologies in any of the product categories.
Note: in the interest of product improvement, the
specifications and/or appearance of this unit are
subject to change without prior notice.
High quality of sounds and music rhythms
Wide range selection of installed music assistants and rhythms
Handy playback of backings directly from USB memory
Embedded rhythm composer onto USB memory
To turn your show into the performance of a
superb backing band, choose the new BK-5, a
state of the art keyboard that packs an interactive
band into a light portable instrument with a sleek
design. BK-5 is a dream keyboard for musicians
who need a backing band on stage or at home.
With hundreds of great Tones and Music Rhythms
onboard the BK-5 will make you sound like a pro
ensemble on stage. BK-5 has over 300 impressive
accompaniments covering every musical genre.
Each Rhythm comprises 4 Intros, 4 Main variations,
4 Endings, 3 “Up” and 3 “Down” Fill-Ins.
• High quality of Sounds and Music Rhythms.
1
3
Embedded Rhythm Composer
onto USB Memory.
With the embedded Rhythm Composer function
BK-5 allows you to create new rhythms and to
customize the existing ones. The Performance List
function allows you to save nearly all of the BK-5’s
settings for each song and the Music Rhythm you
will be using during your performances.
Video Out to enjoy SMF/MP3 Lyrics
with friends or the audience on an
external screen.
The VIDEO OUTPUT socket can be
connected to an external screen to follow
the lyrics and chord symbols of the songs
during performance.
2
4
Handy playback of backings (Rhythm,
SMF, MP3, WAV) directly from USB
Memory.
The BK-5 plays Standard MIDI Files and Music
Rhythms directly from a connected USB
storage device and in addition it contains an
audio player function to play back mp3 and
WAV files. Four different One Touch settings
assign the most suitable tones, effects and
other parameters to the real-time parts
depending on the Music Rhythm you select .
Easy Audio recording onto USB
Memory (suitable for training/
educational purpose).
The BK-5 also allows you to record the
user’s performances in the connected
USB storage device. The resulting WAV
files can be played back on the BK-5 itself
or transferred to a computer via a USB
storage device.
• Wide range selection of installed Music Assistants and Rhythms that cover a wide
landscape of musical genres (including East-Europe, Latin-America, Asia, and more).
• Comfortable User Interface.
• Music Rhythms Compatibility with Roland BK-7m/E-Series/G-Series/VA-Series.
• Handy playback of backings (Rhythm, SMF, MP3, WAV) directly from USB Memory.
• Embedded Rhythm Composer onto USB Memory.
• 2nd Drum track for Rhythms and SMF.
• Easy Audio recording onto USB Memory (suitable for training/educational purpose).
• Video Out to enjoy SMF/MP3 Lyrics with friends or the audience on an external screen.
Location: BB Disco Dinner (Cupra Marittima, AP, Italy).
Keyboard parts (UP1, UP2, LWR)
Rhythms/SMF section
Rhythm section
Rhythms
Rhythm Composer
One Touch memories
Rhythm Makeup Tools
Songs
Real-time player
Song Chord Extractor
SMF Makeup Tools
Performance Memories
Performance Lists
Performance memories per List
Search function
Recording
Media
Save format
Video
Lyrics
Slide shows
Connectors
Phones
Audio input
Audio
USB ports
MIDI connectors
Video output
Foot pedal
General specifications
Speakers
Rated power output
Power supply
Auto Off function
Dimensions
Weight
Supplied Accessories
Supplied Accessories
Options
USB
Pedals
USB memory port.
Hammer - PH. Barbara Di Cretico
BK-5 SPECIFICATIONS
Display type
Graphic LCD
Keyboard
Keyboard
Sound Source
Max. Polyphony
Sounds
Multitimbral parts
Key Control (Transpose)
Tempo change
Part mute functions
Effects
160 x 160 dots, backlit.
61 velocity sensitive keys.
128 voices (GM2/GS/XG Lite compatible).
1,172 tones; 60 Drum Sets.
3 keyboard parts (UP1, UP2, LWR) + 16 song parts.
–6~+5 in semitones (for audio/MIDI data).
20~250 BPM for SMF and rhythms; 75~125% for mp3 and WAV files.
TRACK MUTE: Rhythms, SMF; CENTER CANCEL: mp3, WAV, AUDIO INPUT signals.
Reverb: 8 types (selectable via Makeup Tools). Chorus: 8 types (selectable via Makeup Tools). MFX: 84 types for keyboard parts
(selectable via Tone Part MFX); A & B for rhythm and SMF section (selectable via Makeup Tools).
Parametric EQ: 6 presets + 1 User memory. Multi-band compressor: 6 presets + 1 User memory.
305 in 6 “Rhythm” families (localized rhythms for specific areas are included in the WORLD 1 and WORLD 2 families).
Internal Rhythm Composer, SMF-to-Rhythm Converter provided as PC application (Windows) on the bundled CD-ROM.
4 programmable registrations per rhythm.
Instrument-oriented editing.
SMF (Format 0/1), KAR, mp3, WAV, mp3+CDG.
Automatic chord detection for SMF files.
Instrument-oriented editing.
Unlimited number (storage on USB memory). Over 500 “Music Assistant” memories (internal memory)
5 “Factory Song” memories (internal memory).
Max. 999.
Quick location of SMF, audio and JPG files on the connected USB memory.
USB Flash memory.
Audio files (WAV, 44.1KHz/16-bit linear format) on a USB storage device.
SMF, mp3/WAV, mp3+CDG.
Picture folder linked to songs (recommended resolution: 512 x 384 or 1024 x 768 pixels).
Jack x2 stereo 1/4” phone type.
Jack stereo miniature phone type.
OUTPUT jacks (L/Mono, R/Mono) 1/4” phone type.
USB COMPUTER connector (Type B, reception and transmission of MIDI data). USB MEMORY (Type A, data storage devices).
MIDI IN, MIDI OUT (Visual Control function).
RCA-type (CVBS, PAL or NTSC – selectable).
HOLD, SWITCH/EXPRESSION (programmable).
2x 10 cm.
2x 12 W RMW.
AC adaptor (PSB-7U adaptor).
Off, 10min, 30min, 240min.
Without music rest: 1044 (W) x 317 (D) x 129 (H) mm 41-1/8 (W) x 12-1/2 (D) x 5-1/8 (H) inches; Including music rest: 1044 (W) x 317 (D) x
301 (H) mm 41-1/8 (W) x 12-1/2 (D) x 11-7/8 (H) inches.
7.5 kg (excluding AC adaptor and music rest) 16 lbs 9 oz (excluding AC adaptor and music rest).
Owner’s Manual, PSB-7U AC adaptor, Power cord (for connecting the AC adaptor), Music rest, CD-ROM (Style Converter 4.0, USB driver).
USB flash memory (M-UF-series).
DP-series/BOSS FS-5U foot switch. Roland EV-series expression pedal.
Right control panel.
Left control panel.
Rear Panel.
RAM 4748 RAMRES 818-11 605.00.0249
Download a QR scanner
application for your
Smartphone and scan this
image to instantly access
the relevant web page.
www.roland.com
www.roland.com
Roland regards technologies
that make effective use of
limited energy resources as
“Energy Saving Technology”
and promotes development of environment-conscious
electronic musical instruments that incorporate such
technologies in any of the product categories.
Note: in the interest of product improvement, the
specifications and/or appearance of this unit are
subject to change without prior notice.
High quality of sounds and music rhythms
Wide range selection of installed music assistants and rhythms
Handy playback of backings directly from USB memory
Embedded rhythm composer onto USB memory