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#690042 - 08/30/04 07:23 PM Help me in finding the right keyboard
saro Offline
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Registered: 08/29/04
Posts: 2
Loc: Miami,Florida
I am planning to take piano classes from next week. Somebody please help me in finding the right keyboard. My budget is upto 300 and i have never bought a musical instrument before. I am looking at Casio WK3000 & yamaha DGX 205. Thanks to everyone.

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#690043 - 08/30/04 09:22 PM Re: Help me in finding the right keyboard
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Registered: 06/07/04
Posts: 86
Loc: Pensacola, FL
Well....
Your budget is kinda tight..
You really need weighted 88 notes digital piano at least if you plan to learn piano. Weighted means the keyboard keys feel "heavy" when you press it(like real piano) ..in contrast to no resistant "regular" or synthesizer style keys. Try used digital pianos at local musical instrument stores or spend like 450 to get Casion PX100 digital piano. Two you mentioned are not suitable to learn piano playing. They are made for fun song playing only(auto rhythm back up playing).

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