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#1827817 - 01/19/12 12:31 PM NAMM 2012 Announcements
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It might be useful to consolidate information in one thread, so here goes.

If you have links to new DPs, Synths etc., please post them.

Here's the new Studiologic Sledge:
http://www.studiologic-music.com/sledge.html
I'll refrain from making any comment that pertains to previous Studiologic experiences...
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#1827821 - 01/19/12 12:36 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Roland HP500 series:
+Roland+HP500+Series]HP500
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#1827824 - 01/19/12 12:38 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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All Yamaha new products:
Yamaha
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#1827827 - 01/19/12 12:41 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Casio XW-P1 and XW-G1:
Casio Synths
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#1827845 - 01/19/12 01:03 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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For all you Keytar player wannabes:
Alesis Vortex
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#1827853 - 01/19/12 01:14 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
Casio XW-P1 and XW-G1:
Casio Synths

The Synthtopia user comments are absolutely hilarious:

"Hey Casio, the 90s called, they want their failed paradigms back!"
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#1827858 - 01/19/12 01:18 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
All Yamaha new products:
Yamaha

Other than the NU1, the Yamaha DP department seems to be dead / asleep / laid-off.
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#1827859 - 01/19/12 01:19 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
Here's the new Studiologic Sledge:
http://www.studiologic-music.com/sledge.html
I'll refrain from making any comment that pertains to previous Studiologic experiences...

Then allow me! smile They probably should have named it "Sludge".
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#1827868 - 01/19/12 01:26 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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I was going to say the name fits because id take a hammer to it :P

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#1827869 - 01/19/12 01:27 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: dewster]
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Originally Posted By: dewster
Other than the NU1, the Yamaha DP department seems to be dead / asleep / laid-off.


What the...?

Dude, I thought the post about it in the other thread was joking or expressing wishful thinking (it doesn't seem to be in their list of annoucements). The NU1 is a real thing. Interesting and surprizing!

Looks like it would weigh almost as much as an acoustic upright, though. Trying to take on the CS6/CS9 I guess.


Edited by gvfarns (01/19/12 01:34 PM)

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#1827875 - 01/19/12 01:33 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
I'll refrain from making any comment that pertains to previous Studiologic experiences...


Heh. Heh. I think you just did!
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#1827877 - 01/19/12 01:35 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: Melodialworks Music]
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Originally Posted By: Melodialworks Music
Originally Posted By: voxpops
I'll refrain from making any comment that pertains to previous Studiologic experiences...


Heh. Heh. I think you just did!


Oops! How did that happen?
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#1827884 - 01/19/12 01:39 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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For the gigging piano player, it looks like Nord is the only one with anything new (and even then, there's not really anything new in its piano functionality). Nothing from Roland, Kawai, Kurweil, Yamaha, Casio, Numa, or (apart for new cosmetics) Korg. Unless I've missed something, or there's something that hasn't been reported yet. (Casio does have some interesting new boards, but not in the piano realm.)

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#1827889 - 01/19/12 01:46 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: anotherscott]
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What a letdown:
SV-1
I was really hoping.
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#1827894 - 01/19/12 01:50 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
What a letdown:
SV-1
I was really hoping.


I agree, but it is the kind of update the red-haters would have liked from Nord!
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#1827909 - 01/19/12 02:05 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Somewhat OT (SN drums):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQEMAt0nEVE

Is it my imagination, or is Roland the only company doing any real innovation lately? It's products like this that really get me excited about synthesis again.
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#1827910 - 01/19/12 02:06 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Roland has a new arranger board the BK-5 LINK
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#1827912 - 01/19/12 02:08 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
What a letdown:
SV-1
I was really hoping.

New Colours For Korg SV-1 Stage Vintage Piano
"Choose from black-on-black or a retro-red body and reverse-colour keys"

What, no new key grease? I guess we're down to mostly just funky new paint jobs this NAMM.
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#1827915 - 01/19/12 02:12 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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#1827921 - 01/19/12 02:24 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Yes, new sound systems from Roland. They were required to be honest. The HP-307 doesn't really sound that great from the player's perspective. But SN and PHA-III remain just the same (no bad thing of course).
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#1827922 - 01/19/12 02:25 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: EssBrace]
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#1827924 - 01/19/12 02:26 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: Dave Ferris]
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Jeez, all the preliminary reports about new keyboards/dps are pretty dismal.


I think I agree - not really very much to see here.....
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#1827925 - 01/19/12 02:27 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: Dave Ferris]
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Jeez, all the preliminary reports about new keyboards/dps are pretty dismal. I'm not sure it's even worth my time to go down there and hassle with that whole mess. I'd probably feel better just staying home and practicing...


A sign of conservative financial times, perhaps? It is pretty underwhelming. There isn't one product I'm excited about yet.

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#1827929 - 01/19/12 02:30 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: dewster]
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The LX15 has just joined the short list. Youtube sound etc etc but this is an impressive demo:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=CNmuFEo0X8w

and the early piano sounds could be a useful advantage over my first choice V-Piano.

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#1827937 - 01/19/12 02:35 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: DazedAndConfused]
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Originally Posted By: DazedAndConfused
The LX15 has just joined the short list. Youtube sound etc etc but this is an impressive demo:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=CNmuFEo0X8w

and the early piano sounds could be a useful advantage over my first choice V-Piano.

From what I can hear, it sounds very nice. I do wish they could shut up for more than the last three or four seconds. Why do they never want us to hear their instruments properly?
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#1827939 - 01/19/12 02:37 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: DazedAndConfused]
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#1827942 - 01/19/12 02:44 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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Originally Posted By: voxpops
Originally Posted By: DazedAndConfused
The LX15 has just joined the short list. Youtube sound etc etc but this is an impressive demo:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=CNmuFEo0X8w

and the early piano sounds could be a useful advantage over my first choice V-Piano.

From what I can hear, it sounds very nice. I do wish they could shut up for more than the last three or four seconds. Why do they never want us to hear their instruments properly?


+100000

I hope / expect they will use the performance as an audio demo later. Roland aren't bad when it comes to audio demos but their videos are cheesily dire.

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#1827945 - 01/19/12 02:48 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: voxpops]
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You clearly haven't seen Kawai Europe's offerings - truly dreadful.
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#1827949 - 01/19/12 02:55 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: Dave Ferris]
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Originally Posted By: Dave Ferris


I wish that guy would shut up !! That young lady is burning on the Ravel (?). It's hard to hear her with the sales spiel going on. Let her playing and the sound of the instrument speak for itself.......


It's Debussy, but yeah, that voice was so annoying.

It's amazing to me that Roland has made the LCD screen even smaller than the LX10F. It will be very fiddly trying to use the piano designer with such a crappy screen. (menus/pages! Ugh! mad )

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#1827950 - 01/19/12 02:56 PM Re: NAMM 2012 Announcements [Re: Dave Ferris]
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Originally Posted By: Dave Ferris
I wish that guy would shut up !! That young lady is burning on the Ravel (?). It's hard to hear her with the sales spiel going on. Let her playing and the sound of the instrument speak for itself.......

I wish they would shut up and let this young lady just play already: wink

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=eyvRno_lE80
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