NAMM Show 2021: Yamaha Announces New DGX-670 Digital Piano

During the 2021 NAMM Show, Yamaha unveiled the DGX-670, a new digital piano featuring a modern, attractive aesthetic and a simplified user interface. The new “Portable Grand” ensemble instrument is a full, 88-note weighted action keyboard with exceptional playability, superb sound and visual appeal, making it ideal for beginners and accomplished pianists alike. It replaces […]

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The Workings of the Piano: For the Up-and-Coming Pianist

If you want to get into playing the piano, it’s a good idea to get a basic understanding of how the instrument works. Before you even sit down at the piano bench, or sign up for lessons, educating yourself about the instrument gives you a base to start from, and may even help you decide if it’s the right choice of instrument for you.

Yamaha Announces New Portable Keyboards

Yamaha recently introduced the 76-key PSR-EW310 and 61-key PSR-E373, the newest additions to the company’s line of portable keyboards. These instruments, which replace the PSR-EW300 and PSR-E363 respectively, boast expressive capabilities derived from the company’s flagship Genos digital workstation and PSR-SX keyboards, delivering a powerful learning experience to serious beginning pianists. Eleven Super Articulation Lite […]

Steinberg Expansion Pack for Padshop 2 Granular and Spectral Synthesizer

Steinberg recently announced the availability of Polarities, a brand-new expansion pack for the Padshop 2 granular and spectral synthesizer. Polarities contains a blend of electronic and acoustic sounds that bounce off each other in many different ways. With a sufficient 3.4 GB of content, German sound designer Simon Stockhausen has not only created a wide […]