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#2114645 - 07/08/13 12:28 PM Need help choosing digital piano
whileloop Offline
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Registered: 07/07/13
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I fell in love with the piano after playing on a cheap DP this month. I'm looking to buy a good digital piano for about $500 for a beginner.

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#2114689 - 07/08/13 02:06 PM Re: Need help choosing digital piano [Re: whileloop]
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Yamaha P35

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#2114698 - 07/08/13 02:21 PM Re: Need help choosing digital piano [Re: whileloop]
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#2114699 - 07/08/13 02:22 PM Re: Need help choosing digital piano [Re: whileloop]
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#2114704 - 07/08/13 02:30 PM Re: Need help choosing digital piano [Re: Radian]
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Don't know what they cost in the US but I'd have thought the Yamaha p-105 or Casio PX-150.

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#2114751 - 07/08/13 04:09 PM Re: Need help choosing digital piano [Re: Enthusiast]
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Originally Posted By: Enthusiast
Don't know what they cost in the US but I'd have thought the Yamaha p-105 or Casio PX-150.

Typically $599. (The P35 is $449)

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#2114945 - 07/09/13 12:10 AM Re: Need help choosing digital piano [Re: anotherscott]
Charles Cohen Offline
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I'd suggest saving up a bit more than $500, and getting the P105 or PX-150.

There's a substantial step-up from the P35 to _either_ of those two.

. Charles

PS -- bias -- I have a PX-350.

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