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#2016794 - 01/18/13 04:04 PM My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!!
Tom Tom Offline
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Registered: 12/28/12
Posts: 23
Hi all. My Kawai CA95 arrived today and I have spent the last few hours playing around with it. First impressions...wow! Impressive cabinet, very sturdy and well built and the satin black finish is stunning. The sound is also stunning, especially the concert grand setting when the volume is turned up to the max. No apparent issues as yet, all appears in order which of course is what I was hoping for. The keyboard is also fantastic, you can tell you are playing on wooden keys and so far it has been a pleasure to play. Just by going on these initial impressions, I would highly recommend this DP to anyone. I can't believe that there are many better DP's than this out there!

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#2016805 - 01/18/13 04:28 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
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Registered: 11/18/12
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#2016825 - 01/18/13 05:20 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
Kenboi2 Offline
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Registered: 11/29/12
Posts: 33
Glad you love it! I love mine as much as you love yours. Have fun playing smile

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#2016874 - 01/18/13 07:28 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
pv88 Offline
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Registered: 08/31/10
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Congratulations on the new CA95, as it's a very good choice!

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#2016879 - 01/18/13 07:34 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
Kawai James Online   content
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Registered: 09/06/07
Posts: 9551
Loc: Hamamatsu, Japan
Indeed, congrats on your new piano Tom Tom! wink

Cheers,
James
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Nord Electro 3 fan & occasional rare groove player.

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#2016882 - 01/18/13 07:39 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
Dustin Spray Offline
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Registered: 01/06/13
Posts: 51
Loc: Central Illinois
Congrats! I'm going to pick up my new Kawai CA65 tomorrow! Can't wait!!! smile Hope I made a good choice......... I would go with the CA95, but I live in a house with close neighbors and I am going to do alot of late night playing with headphones or low volume. So I can't justify spending the extra money for a soundboard when that function probably won't be utilized all that often.....

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#2016888 - 01/18/13 07:49 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Dustin Spray]
Tom Tom Offline
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Registered: 12/28/12
Posts: 23
Judging from my experience so far I think its fair to say that Kawai have produced the best value high end DP on the market. If this was a Yamaha product then you have to wonder how much it would cost! For anyone having doubts about Kawai pianos, worry not as they are excellent all round.

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#2016897 - 01/18/13 08:08 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
Vid Online   content
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Registered: 06/12/01
Posts: 870
Loc: Vancouver, B.C.
Congrats! The CA95 is a fine instrument.
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#2016915 - 01/18/13 08:37 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
reza Offline
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Registered: 12/03/08
Posts: 77
Loc: Tehran, Iran
Congratulations Tom Tom. I wish you happy days with your piano.

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#2016918 - 01/18/13 08:52 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
Amaruk Offline
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Registered: 12/02/11
Posts: 813
Loc: New England, USA
Congrats Tom Tom!!! Please post pictures if you have any. smile Also, try not to study the gap between keys or other things of that nature (that all DPs suffer from BTW) and just enjoy your new instrument!
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#2016945 - 01/18/13 09:52 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
chickenlump Offline
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Registered: 11/13/12
Posts: 54
Loc: Canada
Congratulations! I've been enjoying it immensely since I got it. Hope you do too!

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#2017021 - 01/19/13 12:53 AM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
McBuster Online   content
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Registered: 07/12/11
Posts: 243
Loc: St Paul Minnesota USA
And, one more Congratulations and enjoy one of the finest pianos made. Digital or acoustic.
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#2017106 - 01/19/13 06:54 AM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
Clayman Offline
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Registered: 01/07/13
Posts: 300
Loc: Prague, Czech Rep.
Niiice, congrats on your new instrument, Tom Tom. Enjoy it! smile
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Learning to play the piano since 06/2013 on a Kawai CA-95.

Music is what feelings sound like. ~ Author Unknown

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#2017384 - 01/19/13 04:11 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Clayman]
Newman Offline
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Registered: 04/27/11
Posts: 700
Loc: Australia
Lovely piano. Green sick
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Guitar since 1966. Piano (Kawai DP80) since 2011.

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#2017432 - 01/19/13 05:51 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Newman]
Tom Tom Offline
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Registered: 12/28/12
Posts: 23
Thank you everyone for your kind words! I am very pleased with my choice of DP. I am sure it will give me hours of enjoyment and pleasure. As I previously stated, I would highly recommend this DP to anyone currently considering it.

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#2017552 - 01/19/13 10:03 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
malonkevio Offline
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Registered: 01/19/13
Posts: 6
I wish you happy days with your piano.
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#2017553 - 01/19/13 10:04 PM Re: My Kawai CA95 has arrived!!! [Re: Tom Tom]
malonkevio Offline
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Registered: 01/19/13
Posts: 6
I love mine as much as you love yours.
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