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#659977 - 03/17/04 03:44 AM cheap piano to learn on
evilsaltine Offline
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Registered: 03/17/04
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I'm looking for a digital piano/synthesizer to learn how to play on, however I only have around $50-$55 to spend. The two I found are the Casio SA-67 and the eKeys 47, are there any others that would be okay for the price? The reviews for both say that they have smaller keys than a regular piano which makes them harder to play, would this be a big problem?

There's a regular digital piano I can play at school, it's just that I want to be able to practice at home as well.

Thanks.

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#659978 - 03/17/04 02:59 PM Re: cheap piano to learn on
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The smaller keys can be a major problem later on, plus the difference in the feeling of the keys. You mention being able to practice at school; is it college, high school, middle school, or elementary school? If you are a minor, you should definitely approach your parents about your need for a piano to practice on, as I haven't seen a suitable instrument for students under $700.00. The other option is renting one for $40.00 a month.
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#659979 - 03/17/04 06:53 PM Re: cheap piano to learn on
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It's a high school.

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#659980 - 03/17/04 07:05 PM Re: cheap piano to learn on
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I don't want to spend that much money on something that I'm not sure I'll be fully committed to though, I guess I could learn to play on the small one along with the one at school. weeee. Thanks. :-)

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