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#1950174 - 08/28/12 02:03 AM Need advice for keyboard
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Registered: 08/27/12
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Hello, I'm 21 and totally new to instruments, and wondering.. I want to start playing the piano. Unfortunately, I can't find an upright for rent at the moment. Pianos are not produced in my country and the no. of pianos is low here. I was thinking of getting a Casio CDP-120 digital for 420us$ but I can't afford so much at the moment and am on the lookout for a used one but considering getting it if I can find EMI options. So I thought would it be okay to get a Yamaha PSR-e333 keyboard and learn that first? It's only 230$ here. I don't mind not being able to play classical music at first, but I wondered if it's a good model. I listen to music like Radiohead and want to be able to play it on the keyboard. Is 61 keys too less for a beginner keyboard? Or do I need a full digital piano for music like Radiohead? And is the Yamaha model decent? If not, are there any others in the price range? Thanks for any advice.

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#1950177 - 08/28/12 02:30 AM Re: Need advice for keyboard [Re: DorkDork]
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Hello DorkDork,

Welcome to Piano World.

Discussion on this particular forum is primarily about acoustic pianos, digitals to a lesser extent. You might also post this question on the forum "Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards" which is also on Piano World. Check under "Our Most Popular Forums."
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