Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician
SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

This custom search works much better than the built in one and allows searching older posts.
(ad) Yamaha CP4 Rebate
Yamaha CP4 Rebate
(ad 125) Sweetwater - Digital Keyboards & Other Gear
Digital Pianos at Sweetwater
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
Who's Online
188 registered (Alexander Borro, ajames, alfredo capurso, aellison62, 56 invisible), 1494 Guests and 13 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2
Topic Options
#1972341 - 10/12/12 02:35 PM Re: My Casio Privia PX-150 arriving tomorrow! [Re: warlock214]
JFP Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 07/19/10
Posts: 1347
Loc: The Netherlands
Hi Aidan, did you actually get to try the ES7 ? I wonder how you regard the keybed of the Px350 with respect to the Kawai. Also how the speakers measure up and how the EP's and organs are in comparisson, so please keep us posted when I arrives !

Top
(ads) Sweetwater / Roland
Kawai Superb Stage Piano and Controller

Click Here


#1972381 - 10/12/12 04:33 PM Re: My Casio Privia PX-150 arriving tomorrow! [Re: warlock214]
Aidan Offline
Full Member

Registered: 01/23/08
Posts: 372
Loc: UK
Hi JFP. No, I haven't tried the ES7. To make that short story longer, I had an idea to replace my Kronos 61/Stage 2 rig with just a Kronos 88 (as I'm using the sounds mostly from that synth these days in my two bands). Well, it arrived and I could barely lift the thing on to the stand. Yes, the Kronos 88's size makes that more difficult than maybe the ES7 would be but basically, it convinced me that my days of gigging with 20kg+ keyboards are over. Sorry, James!

I'm pretty confident the PX-350 will work out for me. I lead a choir which has a PX-310 and I borrowed that for a couple of solo piano gigs this summer. Paired with my lightweight EV ZXA-1 monitor (and with the piano's own speakers still on), it made for a perfectly good and involving experience - sometimes, in the practicality of gigging, good enough is good enough, you know? The 350 is a couple of generations on from that, so I'm pretty sure it should do the job for me.
_________________________
Yamaha CP40 | Hammond SK1-61 | Kurzweil PC361

Top
#1972382 - 10/12/12 04:35 PM Re: My Casio Privia PX-150 arriving tomorrow! [Re: warlock214]
Aidan Offline
Full Member

Registered: 01/23/08
Posts: 372
Loc: UK
I should add that I really don't have any interest in the PX-350's EP or organ capabilities, as in any situations where those sounds are called for, I'd be using the Kronos, albeit in the former case playing them from the PX-350.
_________________________
Yamaha CP40 | Hammond SK1-61 | Kurzweil PC361

Top
#1972417 - 10/12/12 06:33 PM Re: My Casio Privia PX-150 arriving tomorrow! [Re: warlock214]
BrokenChord Offline
Full Member

Registered: 12/25/11
Posts: 288
Loc: Michigan
I don't really care if you guys think it looks fine. I just said it was there, I didn't say the keyboard was bad.


Edited by BrokenChord (10/12/12 06:45 PM)

Top
#1997037 - 12/09/12 06:11 PM Re: My Casio Privia PX-150 arriving tomorrow! [Re: warlock214]
Majikthize Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 12/09/12
Posts: 2
Loc: Massachusetts, USA
Greetings all - this is my first post! Just ordered my PX-150 with stand and pedalboard, and am now waiting anxiously for delivery sometime next week.

I had many years of classical training in my formative years, am lucky enough to have the ability to play by ear (but it hurts my head!) but have become rather rusty because the kids complain they can't hear the TV when I play my acoustic.

Hence the need for a digital piano for my den and a set of headphones.

Looked at both the PX-150 and the P-105, played them at GC several times and sat on the fence for quite a while. But reviews here and elsewhere, Mike Martin's obvious knowledge and passion for his products, and ultimately the opinion of mine and my family's ears (unanimous by the way) clinched the deal. Since I am a piano player, touch and sound are paramount - rhythm, voices and accompaniments less so.

So I can't wait...

BTW, any advice on headphones (I have a fairly restricted budget now having bought the piano :-)

Thanks,
Steve
_________________________
Recovering pianist - rusty but improving!

Top
#1998351 - 12/12/12 12:44 PM Re: My Casio Privia PX-150 arriving tomorrow! [Re: Majikthize]
warlock214 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 08/23/12
Posts: 105
Loc: Tennessee
I have this one. Of course there are better ones out there, but these work fine for me.

SennHD phones
_________________________

Casio Privia PX-150
Started Playing: November 2012
Completed Unit 6, Faber's Adult Piano Adventures Book 1

Top
Page 2 of 2 < 1 2

Moderator:  Piano World 
What's Hot!!
The February 2015 Issue of our Free Piano News Newsletter is out now! FREE Piano Newsletter
--------------------
The best thing I've learned on Piano World....
-------------------
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
PIANO BOOKS
(ad) Jazz Piano Online
Jazz Piano Online Lessons
Ad (Seiler/Knabe)
Seiler Pianos
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Would like your opinion on a used Yamaha C3 I'm considering
by digitaleagle
03/02/15 02:03 PM
Is this touch weight ok for practice?
by Fang
03/02/15 01:33 PM
Obsession
by Hakki
03/02/15 01:00 PM
Ervin Nyiregyhazi compositions at YouTube
by Michael Sayers
03/02/15 12:33 PM
Unknown (to me) Grieg Op 3
by jdw
03/02/15 07:32 AM
Forum Stats
78,372 Registered Members
43 Forums
161,996 Topics
2,378,777 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM
Gift Ideas for Music Lovers!
Find the Perfect Gift for the Music Lovers on your List!
Visit our online store today.

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2015 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission