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Aug 14, 2014

Casio Introduces CTK-2090 and LK-175V Digital Keyboards

Casio CTK-2090

Casio today announced the debut of two new digital sampling keyboards – the CTK-2090 and LK-175V. These introductions are the latest in Casio’s long history of developing innovative sampling keyboards for young musicians. The CTK-2090 and LK-175V will be on display in Casio’s Booth # 910 at Summer NAMM 2014, July 17-19, 2014 at the Music City Center in Nashville, TN.

“The next time you hear your favorite song on the radio, you may hear a guitar riff or a drum beat that sounds somewhat familiar…

Apr 8, 2014

Yamaha UD-WL01 Adaptor Provides Connectivity Between iOS Devices And Select Yamaha Keyboards

Yamaha UD-WL01

Yamaha today introduced the UD-WL01 USB Wireless LAN Adaptor, a simple and convenient device that creates a wireless connection between select Yamaha keyboards and the player’s iOS device for increased versatility and creativity.

Compact and portable, the UD-WL01 Wireless Adaptor simply plugs into the USB port of select Yamaha Clavinova, Tyros and Motif XF instruments. Compatible instruments are: CLP-535/545/575/585/565GP (excluding CLP-525) (with firmware update), MOTIF XF6/7/8 (Ver.1.50 or later)…

Jan 23, 2014

CP4 Stage and CP40 Stage: The Best Stage Pianos from Yamaha

Yamaha CP4 Stage

Yamaha is featuring the CP4 Stage at the 2014 NAMM Show.

Paying unparalleled attention to nuance and detail, from the sounds to the styling to the intuitive interface, the CP4 Stage will make keyboard players sound their best no matter what style of music they play.

The CP4 Stage features a selection of 45 voices from Yamaha’s Premium handcrafted grand pianos, including the CFX, CFIIIS and S6, 47 vintage electric pianos with Virtual Circuit Modeling effects and a wide variety of 321 sounds based on the flagship MOTIF synthesizer…

Jan 23, 2014

Yamaha Expands MOTIF Series Of Synthesizers with MOXF8 and MOXF6

Yamaha MOXF8

Yamaha is featuring the portable and affordable MOXF Series at the 2014 NAMM Show.

Offering a universe of sounds cultivated from more than a decade of MOTIF synthesizers, the new model includes the latest MOTIF XF sounds, effects and the ability to add a flashboard slot for further expandability options.

MOXF compatibility with the Voices and Library of the MOTIF XF, MOTIF XS and the MOX Series data ensures the immediate availability of a large collection of sound and sample libraries and optional software…

Jan 23, 2014

Yamaha Launched P-255 Portable Digital Piano For Experienced Musicians

Yamaha P-255

Yamaha today introduced the new P-255 contemporary digital piano at the 2014 NAMM Show, a keyboard for experienced musicians looking for a portable, self-amplified instrument for both serious practice and live performance.

As suitable in the home as it is on stage, this powerhouse model boasts Pure CF Sampling from a Yamaha CFIIIS concert grand for its piano tone, outstanding responsive touch via Graded Hammer action and Synthetic Ivory Keytops designed for maximum comfort even during long playing sessions…

Jan 23, 2014

Yamaha Showcases PSR-E443 Portable Keyboard

Yamaha PSR-E443

Yamaha today introduced the PSR-E443 portable keyboard, which offers comprehensive tools for beginners as well as those ready to take to the stage, at the 2014 NAMM Show. The model's learning features include the Yamaha Portable Grand function and the built-in Yamaha Education Suite, which enable students to immediately begin teaching themselves piano on a portable instrument that can sound like a full-size grand piano…

Jan 23, 2014

Yamaha U1TA PE Upright Piano Features Transacoustic Technology

Yamaha U1TA PE

An acoustic piano with a volume control, or a digital piano with strings? Yamaha today introduced its U1TA PE Professional Upright Piano at the 2014 NAMM Show, the first instrument of its kind to reproduce ALL sounds (in addition to the acoustic piano) from the soundboard rather than from a traditional speaker.

This product breakthrough is made possible through TransAcoustic technology, the name Yamaha has bestowed upon its proprietary innovation that will power a new breed of piano…

Nov 18, 2013

Yamaha Introduces Its New Flagship Arranger Keyboard, Tyros5

Yamaha Tyros5

Yamaha today introduced its Tyros5 Arranger Workstation keyboard, which stands as the most powerful keyboard on the market today.

With its fifth generation flagship powerhouse, Yamaha offers musicians the ultimate instrument for composing, arranging and performing music with amazing +Audio Styles, vivid instrument Voices and for the first time, the choice of 76-note or 61-note models in a sculpted, elegant design…

Aug 14, 2013

Yamaha Motif XF Premium Collection Promotion

Yamaha MOTIF XF6

Yamaha premiered its MOTIF XF Premium Collection promotion at Summer NAMM 2013. Musicians who purchase a MOTIF XF6, 7 or 8 keyboard workstations between June 1, 2013 and Sept. 30, 2013 will receive the free bundle. The MOTIF XF, the world’s best selling music workstation, offers up to 2GB of Flash memory expansion to give producers and performers complete control over their sound, and is the best-sounding, most powerful MOTIF Yamaha has ever made.

The MOTIF Premium Collection contains a FL512MB Flash Board, along with data libraries and support items from Yamaha and companies…

Jul 11, 2013

Yamaha Introduces DGX-650 Portable Digital Grand

Yamaha DGX-650

Yamaha today introduced its new DGX-650, a Portable Grand digital piano that is ideal for piano students and hobbyists of all ages. This entertaining alternative to an acoustic upright piano offers several features that make learning and playing piano more fun than ever, including upgraded piano sound and CD-quality audio recording and playback, as well as the ability to play chords with a single keystroke and interactive software that helps players quickly learn songs of their favorite artists from many genres. It includes a stand and a sustain footswitch, and is available in two attractive finishes: black with rosewood side panels or spotlight white…

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