Kurzweil products are well supported by the musical community. The music insdury was astounded by its capability of emulating a piano, strings, choirs, drums and other acoustic instruments with extraordinary accuracy when the K-250 was introduced in 1983. Nowadays, Kurzweil continues that legacy with the wildly successful K2600-series keyboard workstations, powered by Variable Architecture Synthesis Technolog that is the state-of-the-art synthesis system, which gives giving artists powerful expression tools not available with any other brand. With V.A.S.T. at their disposal, Kurzweil keyboards continue to stay ahead of the pack.