Casio SK-1 (1986)
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Casio Sampling Keyboard Index
9.38 kHz sampling frequency
1.4 seconds of sampling
holds one sample
32 mini keys
13 envelope shapes
11 drum patterns: disco, rock, pops, march, samba, bossa nova, rhumba, 4 beat, swing, slow rock, waltz
additive synth section.
5 PCM tones: piano, brass ensemble, trumpet, synth drums, human voice
3 synth tones: flute, pipe organ, jazz organ
Sequencer: 400 steps of polyphonic programming or 99 step chord sequence with and 198 steps each of two solo voices.
Loses all sequence and sample memory when turned off.
PINK version of the SK-1. Maybe it was the Barbie SK-1, marketed for girls?? Very wacky!
SK-1 print ad
There was a fair amount of extra crap available for the SK-1, cassette tapes with samples, songbooks, etc.
Crazy-ass bent SK-1 Keytar created by
All the SK-1 percussion sounds in .WAV format