Casio CTK-240 Portable Keyboard
Casio CTK-240 Portable Keyboard overview from GAK
The Casio CTK-240 offers beginners and amateur players a full sized 49 key (four octaves) keyboard with an array of sounds, built-in rhythms and play-along songs for learning and development.
The CTK-240 is the ideal portable keyboard for beginners, with 49 full sized keys the array offers the best possible layout to master your technique and avoid bad habits that can develop from starting on smaller models. Play melodies in the right-hand section and chords on the left, the keys have a smooth and responsive action which make them great for both slow and fast playing.
The CTK-240 has 100 built-in tones/voices to choose from, offering up pianos, keys, string, woodwind and more, there are many sounds to choose from catering to a wide range of genres. 100 varying rhythms can also be triggered on the CTK-240 from classic Rock & Roll beats to Afro style drums, 4/4 electro an beyond, the CTK-240 has a function that changes the notes of your rhythms and backing instruments when you change chords, creating a more dynamic ensemble-based performance. Combined with the optional 'Split Voice' setting you can play one instrument on the lower half of the keyboard and another on the upper half, creating, even more playing possibilities.
The CTK-240's 50 built-in songs span a wide range of genres and styles to master and develop your skills. Each track also has extra instrument racks that can play along with the main track to create a more dynamic learning experience.
A built-in LCD display shows you all the necessary information you need such as tempo, tone selection, chord name and song title. When learning chords the 240 displays fingered chord symbols that help you get to grips with placement. Furthermore, a beat indicator helps keep you in time and familiarise yourself with time-signatures and bpm.
Out the box the CTK-240 is a robust looking keyboard with high-quality keys, responsive buttons and great sounding built-in speakers, it's large yet lightweight making it easy to carry around and set up. A great introduction to keyboard playing.
- AC adaptor: AD-E95100LE (Not included)
- Auto-Accompaniment: Yes
- Key Transpose: Yes
- Keys: 49 (full)
- LCD: Yes
- Lesson Function: Yes
- Phones/Output Terminals: Yes
- Polyphony (maximum): 12
- Preset Tones: 100
- Rhythms: 100
- Song Controller: Yes
- Tunes: 50
- Tuning Control: Yes