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#1290656 - 10/20/09 03:57 PM Kawai MP900
Cassandra Hall Offline
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Registered: 10/14/09
Posts: 10
Loc: Portland, Oregon
Anyone know anything about this keyboard....I purchased recently for low $'s.....But, was told that it needed the foam replaced......the keys click because the foam is bad.....Other than this plays great. I would like to fix this if not too hard a fix?
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Zoe Hall
Kawai KG-2
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#1290752 - 10/20/09 05:57 PM Re: Kawai MP900 [Re: Cassandra Hall]
Kawai James Online   content
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Registered: 09/06/07
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Loc: Hamamatsu, Japan
Cassandra Hall,

The MP9000 was the first of KAWAI's MP stage pianos, and produced approximately ten years ago.

It utilises a wooden-key action that, despite its age, and obvious wear, should still offer a realistic, responsive playing experience.

In terms of technical specifications, the MP9000 is a little dated (64 note polyphony, only 16 sounds), however if correctly serviced/repaired, will serve as an excellent practise instrument or MIDI controller (e.g. connected to a computer running Ivory, PianoTeq, etc.).

My recommendation would be to contact KAWAI America http://www.kawaius-tsd.com/pages/contact.html to enquire into the possibility of having the instrument professionally serviced/repaired.

Kind regards,
James
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#1290796 - 10/20/09 06:58 PM Re: Kawai MP900 [Re: Kawai James]
Cassandra Hall Offline
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Registered: 10/14/09
Posts: 10
Loc: Portland, Oregon
James:

Thank you!

I used the link & have 3#'s for Technicians here in Portland.


Zoe
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Zoe Hall
Kawai KG-2
Kawai MP9000

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