Matti Sairanen's KN5000 Pages

Last update 2005-02-04

Sad news - Technics (Matshushita) stopped the manufacturing of keyboards. Information given January 2004.

For KN7000 info, look Kenneth's KN7000.NET webpage 

SX-KN5000 KEYBOARD Players List was originally taken care by Dave Ross. Dave kindly gave the responsibility to me. Now I try to continue his great work.
Use the menu bar at left.  2003.05.06

KN5000 My keyboard
Technics KN5000
The New sx-KN6000 Technics KN6000
This is not my favourite one.
Read some facts here

The New FLASH Ver10.0 update note: follow the old instructions   1999.08.02
Test the FLASH Version of your KN5000  1999.08.02
 Songs for KN5000 and KN3000    1999.08.02
SX-KN5000 Comparison between KN5000 & KN3000 1997.10.17
SX-KN5000 The PC Host Port Driver NOW with WinXP instructions and corrected cable drawing!   2004.03.01
The easiest way to get the cable is direct from a keyboard store, ask for Host Port Cable for PC (or Mac) 2003.05.31
SX-KN5000 Specifications   1997.10.12
SX-KN5000  New Features 
 FAQ on KN5000  1998.01.03
 Neil Blake's KN DEMO    1998.10.05
 Info EQ settings etc.    1998.10.10

Hi There !

My homepage is not under construction, but it is always becoming more and more ready (created 1997.04.08)

Contact Information

Country of origin
FINLAND (Plays Finlandia by Jean Sibelius)


Like to play Technics Keyboards KN3000, KN5000 etc. Listen to the Spanish Harlem (Ben E. King):

Spanish Harlem A 'Cool' MIDI file played by me, test my playing skills, do not laugh : )
Spanish Harlem A MIDI type 0 with lyrics for KN5000 !!!   1998.09.21
Spanish Harlem.wrk The same in Cakewalk format, incl. Chords and Lyrics !
Spanish The original played by me with Technics KN3000 keyboard
(Technics format, zipped)

Some Vangelis´ MIDIs

Chariots of Fire - Conquest of Paradise - 1492 - Bladerunner

Reset your sound module

GM-reset - GS-reset

  • Listen to The End Titles from ' Bladerunner' by Vangelis if you don't hear the Thunder, try with Roland Sound Canvas, a test version of Virtual Sound Canvas VSC55 from Edirol

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