Piano & Keyboard
Nektar Impact LX25+ Review – Is It worth It?

Nektar Impact LX25+ Review – Is It worth It?

The Nektar Impact LX25+ is a compact, sturdy controller that combines a classic look with modern functionality for a very affordable price. Here we take a look at what it has to offer, its qualities, and some of its drawbacks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JT9PqYzxgkA Main Features  The Nektar ...

Mellotrons – How They Work, Best Options (2021)

Mellotrons – How They Work, Best Options (2021)

A Mellotron is an older polyphonic sampling keyboard that was developed as a further improvement on the Chamberlin, an electro-mechanical keyboard invented by Harry Chamberlin in the 1940s. They typically consist of 35 notes. On pressing a key, a magnetic strip is pushed against a capstan which then pulls it ...

The 10 Best Digital Pianos and Keyboards (2021)

The 10 Best Digital Pianos and Keyboards (2021)

Digital pianos and keyboards are some of the most versatile instruments around and the offer on the market is huge. Although they all look similar, they are different in so many ways, starting from the price, size, technology, features, keys, and design. This guide will help you determine the best one for you. The ...

The 5 Best Mics for Recording Piano (2021)

The 5 Best Mics for Recording Piano (2021)

Recording a piano is not an easy task and if you want to do it right, you have to use the right microphones. Neumann U87 AI is a great mic for recording a piano, though its price is outside the budget for most people. The Rode M5 MP is a great budget-friendly mic that will give you sound good quality for a ...

The 10 Best Online Piano Lessons (2021)

The 10 Best Online Piano Lessons (2021)

There are numerous online piano lesson providers available for all skill levels, from beginners to professionals. Here are 10 of the best options available online in . Some allow you to connect your keyboard to the computer for instant feedback, while others take a more classic teaching approach. 1. Playground ...

The 7 Best Keyboards for Making Beats

The 7 Best Keyboards for Making Beats

A great keyboard designed for making beats can really do wonders for your music production workflow. These keyboards come in a bunch of different designs, from the number of keys, drum pads, knobs, and other controls. Therefore it’s best to choose one that suits your production style the best. My pick as the best ...

11 Types of Pianos (Vertical, Horizontal, Digital)

11 Types of Pianos (Vertical, Horizontal, Digital)

This list includes 11 of the most popular types of pianos in the world. Pianos generally fall into 3 main categories based on how their inner mechanisms work: vertical pianos, horizontal pianos, and digital pianos. Each of these offers a different combination of sound quality, volume, diversity of sound, and ...

Piano Pedals (What They Do, How to Use Them)

Piano Pedals (What They Do, How to Use Them)

If you’ve ever seen the piano, you know there are always pedals to it. But what do those pedals actually do? In this article, we’re going to teach you everything there is to know about pedals on a piano. Standard pianos most commonly have three pedals. From left to right, these are usually a soft pedal, a sostenuto ...

The 7 Best Piano Keyboard Cases and Gig Bags (2021)

The 7 Best Piano Keyboard Cases and Gig Bags (2021)

Piano keyboards need to be protected when you are on the move. They can be expensive to fix and replace, and you don't want something breaking during a performance. Even if you’re not on the move, make sure to encase your piano keyboards or synthesizers to prevent them from any harm. We’re going to be reviewing 7 of ...

The 10 Best Piano/Keyboard Books for Beginners

The 10 Best Piano/Keyboard Books for Beginners

The piano is one of the most popular instruments in the world. As a result, the number of piano tuition books can be overwhelming. This article shows you some of the best options for beginners to get started right away. Even though there are tons of online courses, buying a book is a great way to help you focus. It ...

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