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Apr 6, 2011

Roland Launches Jupiter-80 Synthesizer

Roland Jupiter-80

In 1981, Roland created the JUPITER-8, with the goal of creating the most expressive synthesizer possible. Equipped with the leading technology of its day, the legendary synth’s unique character and rich sound has remained iconic in the popular musical landscape ever since. Today, Roland is extremely proud to introduce the JUPITER-80 Synthesizer, a keyboard that represents an unprecedented leap in the pursuit of the most realistic and authentically expressive electronic musical instrument, just as its namesake did when it was launched 30 years ago…

Apr 6, 2011

Roland Releases FP-4F Digital Piano

Roland FP-4F

Roland is proud to introduce the FP-4F Digital Piano, the latest member of its popular FP series piano family to feature SuperNATURAL® Piano technology. The long-running FP series has been a perennial best seller, offering fun-to-play pianos with great sound and portability in stylish, affordable instruments with onboard speakers. The FP-4F takes the concept of an entry-level instrument to new heights with Roland’s expressive SuperNATURAL Piano sound engine, Ivory Feel-G keyboard, and many other fun and useful features.

Since its introduction, Roland’s SuperNATURAL Piano sound engine has received universal acclaim…

Apr 6, 2011

Roland Launches C-330-DA Classic Organ

Roland C-330-DA

Roland is pleased to announce the C-330-DA Classic Organ, a version of the acclaimed C-330 in a handsome dark oak finish. Along with the original light oak C-330, the C-330-DA offers players a compact yet feature-rich instrument with dual manuals, an integrated pedalboard, and authentic pipe organ sound, touch, and spatial ambience.

The C-330 and C-330-DA are dream instruments for hobbyists, students, and serious performers, providing cathedral-size sound without requiring a cathedral-size space. With an incredibly compact design that’s 50 inches wide and 36 inches deep including the pedalboard, these organs will fit easily into nearly any space…

Apr 6, 2011

Roland Announces C-200 Classic Organ

Roland C-200

Roland is proud to announce the C-200 Classic Organ, a new addition to the Roland Classic instrument family. Designed for trained classical musicians, students, and anyone who loves keyboards from the Renaissance and Baroque periods, the Roland Classic series is inspired by the instruments used to create the masterworks of classical music by history’s finest composers.

The successor to the popular C-190, the C-200 is for traditional organists who want great sounds and features in a portable instrument. It’s equipped with authentic classical organ sounds and orchestral voices, plus Harpsichord, Fortepiano, Piano, and Celesta sounds for accompaniment in Baroque ensembles…

Jan 13, 2011

Casio Launches Four New Keyboards: CTK-6000, WK-6500, CTK-7000 And WK-7500

Casio WK-7500

Casio America, Inc. is hitting the right note with music enthusiasts and professional musicians with the launch of four new models – the CTK-6000, WK-6500, CTK-7000 and WK-7500. From music composition to stage performance, these keyboards are fully equipped for live and studio musicians alike. The latest introductions in keyboards will be on display at Casio’s Booth # 6776 at the 2011 NAMM Winter Session, January 13-16th at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA…

Jan 13, 2011

Roland Unveils RD-300NX Digital Stage Piano

Roland RD-300NX

Roland is proud to introduce the RD-300NX Digital Stage Piano, the latest and most affordable member of its popular RD series stage piano lineup. With a state-of-the-art stage piano that boasts an advanced SuperNATURAL® Piano sound engine, electric piano sounds based on SuperNATURAL technology, a newly developed Ivory Feel-G keyboard with Escapement, and a unique Sound Focus feature, the RD-300NX offers players of all levels superior digital piano performance at a breakthrough price.

The new innovative Sound Focus feature of the RD-300NX ensures that every note will be heard, even subtle pianissimo passages…

Sep 1, 2010

Roland To Release "GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer" Software For GAIA SH-01

Roland GAIA SH-01

Roland is proud to announce the GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer, a software-based editor application for the popular GAIA SH-01 Synthesizer. Compatible with both Windows and Mac OS X, the GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer allows users to access the GAIA synth’s entire set of sound parameters visually via a computer. The GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer is the perfect companion for all GAIA synth owners—beginners, music educators, and pros alike.

Once the GAIA Synthesizer Sound Designer is installed, all that is required is a single-cable USB connection between the GAIA synth and the PC…

Sep 1, 2010

Roland Debuts RD-700NX Stage Piano

Roland RD-700NX

Roland marks a new RD series milestone with the introduction of the RD-700NX, an instrument that raises the bar for onstage performance with its incredible sound, touch, and control capabilities. This flagship stage piano is packed with professional features for gigging keyboard players, including Roland’s SuperNATURAL® Piano sound engine along with newly developed E. Piano based on SuperNATURAL technology, the finest keyboard action: PHA III Ivory Feel keyboard with Escapement, a unique Sound Focus feature, and a large, high-resolution LCD Screen…

Sep 1, 2010

Roland Unveils Juno-Gi Mobile Synthesizer

Roland JUNO-Gi

Roland U.S. is pleased to announce the JUNO-Gi Mobile Synthesizer with Digital Recorder. Not only is the JUNO-Gi compact, easy to use, and affordable, it also boasts an all-new sound set designed for live performance, built-in eight-track digital recorder with 64 virtual tracks, and easy integration with many digital audio workstations through its built-in audio interface.

The JUNO-Gi runs on AC power or batteries, so users can play music anywhere. Onboard are over 1,300 brand-new, top-quality sounds optimized for live playing. Sounds are organized into Live Sets, allowing four-way splits and layers with ease…

Sep 1, 2010

Roland Introduces HPI-7F And HPI-6F Digital Interactive Pianos

Roland HPI-7F

Roland is pleased to announce the HPi-7F and HPi-6F Digital Interactive Pianos. Equipped with Roland’s acclaimed SuperNATURAL® Piano sound engine, PHA Ivory Feel keyboards, and interactive DigiScore® training programs, these instruments bring the joy of playing and learning the piano to any home.

Incorporating core technology from Roland’s award-winning V-Piano®, the SuperNATURAL Piano sound engine in the HPi-7F and HPi-6F provides a superior playing experience with smooth and natural three-dimensional sound and ultimate expressivity…