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Buyers Guides – Piano & Keyboard

16/07/2018

What Is The Difference? CLP635 vs CLP645?

You are probably wondering what could possibly set these two pianos apart, they both come from the CP600 series right? Well, you have come to the right place as we are going to talk through the differences between the CLP635 and CLP645. There are a number of features that really set them apart, let’s take a look at them both below. CLP635 CLP645 Keyboard GH3X Action Natural Wood X Keyboard Voices & Rhythms 36 Voices 20 Rhythms 36 Voices 20 Rhythms Sound Enhancement Features Stereophonic Optimiser Binaural SamplingVirtual Resonance Modelling... Read More

14/06/2018

Should I Buy a Yamaha P45 Or P125?

When it comes to purchasing a new instrument, you want to know all the ins and outs before you commit to making a very important purchase! There are many different qualities, that can set two slightly similar products apart and these can be what seal the deal when making your purchase! Certain aspects can be the icing on the cake when choosing which product to purchase. today we are going to talk through the differences and similarities between the P45 and P125 from Yamaha. Below we will go through the... Read More

07/06/2018

The Fantastic Yamaha CVP701

The Yamaha CVP701 is a fantastic, powerful and versatile digital piano. With the CVP 701, there is a variety of interactive music entertainment, education and performance features that make the CVP enjoyable for beginners as well as advanced players. The Clavinova CVP-701 accurately replicates the sound of two of the world’s finest grand pianos: Yamaha’s flagship CFX concert grand, and the highly acclaimed Model 290 Imperial from renowned Austrian piano manufacturer Bosendorfer. Both instruments have been tuned to perfection and expertly sampled by highly experienced technicians, allowing you to enjoy the... Read More

19/04/2018

Yamaha Reface CS

The Yamaha Reface CS takes inspiration from the legendary CS80 and other CS Control Synthesizers and packs it into a mini – yet still very playable – portable synthesizer. It sounds huge, is great fun and very usable at home, on stage, in the studio, on the bus, in a café, on the beach… With the legendary Yamaha Control Synthesizer series, introduced in 1976, music history was written by artists like Vangelis, Stevie Wonder and Michael Jackson. In keeping with tradition, the reface CS unites simple handling and creative sounds... Read More

28/03/2018

Midi Controller vs Keyboard

When it comes to choosing a midi controller or a keyboard, there are many things to consider, you probably have numerous questions regarding the pros & cons, what they can do, the price, quality and so on. So let’s cover exactly that! A midi controller is just a keyboard that transmits and receives midi information, there are no sounds built into a controller, therefore, you will need an external source for sounds – if you connect to a computer to edit you will then be able to use software to... Read More

02/03/2018

Roland LX-17 Digital Piano ft. Ed Sheeran

Roland has built up a reputation for creating the ultimate piano experience, the LX-17 is the most exciting one yet. This digital piano has been designed to play and sounds as close to an acoustic piano as possible, fitted with their latest sound engine as well as a key sensing system that ensures that the keyboard and sounds work in harmony, producing a far richer, more detailed piano sound. The LX-17 has eight speakers throughout that work together to recreate a deep, acoustic piano sound. Not only does the LX-17... Read More

28/02/2018
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The Yamaha Clavinova Series

When it comes to shopping for a digital piano it can be overwhelming when filtering down your choices as there are so many great options available. However, a range that has always produced high-quality digital pianos is the Yamaha Clavinova series. This is due to the sound and feel of the pianos which makes them one of the most popular brands on the market. The amazing versatility and state-of-the-art functionality of the Clavinova ensure that all of your musical needs are not only met, but exceeded. The new CLP 600... Read More

21/02/2018
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The Yamaha CSP

For over 30 years, the Yamaha CSP has become the world’s best selling digital piano. The CSP is the very first digital piano that can be completely controlled via a smart device, allowing you to have a fast and easy to control instrument. The CSP is a piano that anybody can start playing, whether you are a professional or a beginner you can play any piece that you wish to. Featuring state-of-the-art technology enabling you to fulfil your dreams of performing. With the CSP, using the Smart Pianist app allows... Read More

15/02/2018
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Yamaha Disklavier Enspire

The Disklavier is where artistry, craftsmanship and technology combine introducing the modern day piano. Yamaha has been providing beautiful pianos for many years, so it comes as no surprise that the Disklavier is a real show-stopper. When art is combined with modern technology – the results are expected to be amazing. Below we will talk through the great things that represent the Yamaha Disklavier. With the Disklavier, whether you are playing in the moment or you are listening to a pre-recorded piece, you will feel how powerful the piano is,... Read More

31/01/2018
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Benefits of Yamaha Acoustic Pianos

An acoustic piano provides the pianist with a full, amazing sensation that is almost impossible to replicate. With an acoustic piano, the sounds are produced from hammers striking the strings which then resonates and amplifies the sound. There are two types of acoustic pianos, the grand piano and the upright piano – the differences between the two are: Grand Piano – The most obvious one is the size, the longer body takes up more space, the strings are extended horizontally and after playing the keys, gravity resets the keys to... Read More