Roland proudly unveiled the new chapter of its V legacy, the Roland V-Piano. The piano redefined. This revolutionary “living’ piano breaks the digital sampling barrier in a stand-alone instrument and all pianos sound are customizable. The authentic grand piano sound and other pianos sound on-board are amazing.
The V-Piano features 88 keys new PHA-III (Progressive Hammer Action III) Ivory Feel keyboard with Escapement, maximum Polyphony, LCD display, and weight approximately 38.2 kg. By incorporating this advanced keyboard technology, even the most demanding player will appreciate the new PHA-III Ivory Feel Keyboard. This technology provides the feel of ivory for the natural keys, a truly grand piano touch and response.
Even though, the Roland V-Piano incorporates advanced technology but still it is user-friendly. You can familiarize and start working on your project within a few minutes.
The Kawai EP3 is a flexible and robust Portable Digital Piano. This contemporary piano is perfect for all occasions, be it Sundays church choir, practising or gigging. The EP3 features redesigned 88 - Note Graded Hammer Advanced Hammer Action IV-F keyboard with the authentic grand piano touch, 96-note Polyphony, Effects: 5 Reverb effects, Chorus, Delay, Tremolo and 2 Rotary effects.
The Kawai EP3 incorporates Harmonic Imaging Sound Technology and additional effects, making it a uniquely designed musical instrument producing beautiful sound with breathtaking authenticity and delivering exceptional rich tones. The EP3 robust sound system and unique design professional features enable the compact portable keyboard instrument to connect to audio devices and also for live stage performances. There is a built-in metronome with an additional 30 drum rhythms and USB to host for easy connectivity to computers.
The Compact and Portable EP3 weight merely 21.5 kg. The EP3 inventive process is able to satisfy even the most demanding pianist.
CME launched the version 2 of VX series MIDI keyboard. This keyboard is designed to complement the 21st. Century musicians. The New VXv2 series comes in four models; VX50/60/70/80 and ranging from 49-, 61-, or 76-key velocity sensitive Semi-weighted action keyboard to 88-key Professional Graded hammer-action weighted keyboard, suitable for gigging keyboardists, studio environment and live performances.
The VX80features 88-key, USB MIDI, USB audio functions, tons of Midi songs and styles on-board and you can also be download songs from Internet to VX80 via USB, a brand new Game mode which allows music beginners to assess their performance skill. Additionally, the VX is the first keyboard in the world with multi-ethnic scales, to enable you to play Asian or Arabian music. The Multi-function expansion slot enable you to expand VX80’s modules, from analog synthesizer module, sound module, digital mixing console to firewire audio interface module.
With all these awesome features the CME VX80 MIDI has set the new standard of controller keyboard.
The Novation Xio 49 is a compact controller keyboard for live performances and music producers. The Novation Xio combines a flexible 25- or 49-key semi-weighted keyboard, MIDI Controller and Novation quality synthesizer, and it is the most flexible and powerful tool in the industry. In fact, never before has a Novation synthesizer been so accessible, affordable, stylish and compact.
The Xio 49 Synth incorporates a staggering amount of classic and cutting edge sounds, many like the 60 of the onboard sounds come from internationally acclaimed artists and producers. The Xio is Novation only synthesizer featuring a brand new X-gator patch programmer and optional filter distortion. The stylish and compact keyboard is also a comprehensive control surface with 11 knobs and buttons, plus the freely assignable Xpression pad and stick. All these controls are pre-programmed in 16 onboard Templates to enable Xio instant control of the many software applications straight out the box. Also include in the Xio is a free Template Editor software application and hybrid modes for simultaneous synthesizing and MIDI controlling.
Additionally, The Xio 49 can also be powered by 6 standard ‘AA’ batteries as a standalone synthesizer and the keyboard weight merely 1.6 kg, making the keyboard highly flexible and portable.
The New Hammond XK-1 is Hammond’s latest Pro Keyboard project. This amazing Pro Keyboard like the B3 and XK3 is powered by the critically acclaimed VASE III Digital tone wheel generator plus a host of other essential features familiar to the Hammond Keyboard Players, like ‘real’ drawbars, Waterfall keys, on board twin rotor digital ‘Leslie’ and many more.
The XK-1 features 61-note Waterfall keys keyboard with Velocity, and at only 15 kg it has becomes an essential for gigging keyboardists. If you have ever played a console before this is the original. The sounds are so close that it is like the sound of the real Hammond, if you have ever heard and experienced the power of a real Hammond. Leslie simulation and programmability is fantastic. As for programmability the draw bars registration are the same as the B and C, other parameters are all well laid out.
As the Hammond XK-1 is a single manual keyboard, the key split is nice and the bass to the lower keys give you that extra thump you need when you don’t have the midi foot pedals attached. Amazingly, the portable keyboard cost less than half the price of Hammond XK3. Unbelievable! but true.