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#1978791 - 10/26/12 07:09 AM KAWAI K SERIES
music-P Offline
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Registered: 05/22/12
Posts: 60
Loc: Philippines
Hello guys,

what do you think is the best choice for purchase in kawai's k series

1)what is the best at its price(i have a fairly low budget)

2)best when it comes to tone

3)best when it comes to touch of course

That's all I hope all of you can help

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#1978799 - 10/26/12 07:37 AM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
PassingBy Offline
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Registered: 12/24/10
Posts: 1676
Based on quite a few different opinions I have encountered in the past, mainly on the forum, I'd say:
1. K3
2. K8
3. Depends on individual instrument's condition, all are very capable of very good touch.

#1979120 - 10/26/12 09:52 PM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: PassingBy]
music-P Offline
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many thanks rotom

#1979519 - 10/28/12 02:24 AM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
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The K8, K6, and K5 in that order

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#1981541 - 11/01/12 09:45 PM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
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Loc: Chicago
I have a K5 and I love it. K3 is good for its price. haven't had a chance to play K6 and K8 (would very much love to...)

#1981607 - 11/02/12 04:07 AM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
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Posts: 167
Loc: CA
K3 is good for the price and on a budget. The K6 and K5 still sounded pretty deep to my ears.
My music_website at http://www.OdysseyofaG.com

#1981621 - 11/02/12 05:45 AM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
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Registered: 01/28/10
Posts: 830
Loc: Queensland, Australia
K8. Followed by K6.
Alan from Queensland, Australia (and Clara - my Grotrian Concert) & 2 Allen Organs [long story] - MDS312 and CF-15.

#1984848 - 11/10/12 12:46 AM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
Rafterman Offline
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Loc: New York
If you wind up getting a K6 you might kick yourself for not spending a few more dollars for the K8.

I almost did that. That music desk is a life saver for me. I do a lot of composition and voice work. So nice to have.

That being said if it's at the top of your budget get a K6 over a K5.

Edited by Rafterman (11/10/12 12:46 AM)

#1984850 - 11/10/12 12:51 AM Re: KAWAI K SERIES [Re: music-P]
electone2007 Offline
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Registered: 07/13/08
Posts: 286
Loc: Philippines
IF your budget is low and want bang for the buck, before you buy a Kawai, at least look at the Hailun H33P. If it doesn't float your boat, then go for the Kawai.


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