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Buyers Guides – Piano & Keyboard

03/01/2018
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Roland Digital Pianos – What Is So Good About Them?

Roland digital pianos are always at the top of the list, there is a reason for this too – they are a very well known, trustworthy and proven brand. Choosing your first digital piano – whether this may be for you or somebody else means that you will be taking in a lot of information. So, what is so good about a Roland digital piano? Well, first things first, a digital piano is designed to accurately simulate an acoustic piano, they, however, have high-level digital technology whereas the acoustic has... Read More

Entry Level Keyboards 02/01/2018
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The Best Entry Level Keyboards

When you are shopping for a keyboard whether this is for you, your child, a friend or a family member, it can become quite daunting as there are so many options on the market to choose from, with so many different features. There is a huge range of similar looking, similar price level keyboards out there, so which ones come under the umbrella of the best entry level keyboards? Casio CTK-1500 Portable Keyboard This beginners keyboard offers easy to use controls and a range of different features which make it... Read More

25/02/2016
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Why Go Digital? Piano Buyers Guide

If you’re thinking of buying a piano, it can at be a daunting task trying to decide on the type of piano you want. One of the main things to decide first is whether you want a digital or acoustic piano, and to help you decide we’re going to look at the benefits of each. What’s the difference? All pianos are in essence played the same way by pressing the black and white keys in order to make a sound, with the amount of time these notes last being altered... Read More

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The Key Difference Between Pianos & Keyboards

Hello Everyone, I have made this video to help explain to you the difference between an acoustic piano, digital piano and a keyboard. I have written a brief explanation below. People often ask me questions like “what’s the difference between a piano and a keyboard?” or “what keyboard would you recommend?” I have made a video to show the differences and I will explain it here to help you decide what instrument would be best for you. An acoustic or “real” piano basically has strings inside that are stopped from... Read More

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Keyboard or Piano?

So…you want a keyboard, do you? The first thing you need to decide is why you need a keyboard. If you are a pianist looking for something to practice on then your best bet is a digital piano. If you’re looking for an all-round instrument to compose on and perform live then you need a workstation keyboard. We’ll concentrate first on digital pianos.Digital Pianos Firstly, you need to consider the sound it makes. If you’re using it for a replacement piano, it should sound like a piano! The notes should... Read More