Digital Piano

Digital Pianos and Electronic Keyboards

digital pianosPerfect for beginners, professional pianists, and everyone in between, digital pianos embrace innovation and technology. They offer adjustable volume controls and a range of additional instrument sound options. They can also include tools for composing and experimenting with music, such as sound modifiers, recording capabilities, and even connectivity to music editing software. Digital pianos come in various styles and designs to suit different needs and preferences. Some models are designed to replicate the look and feel of traditional acoustic pianos, while others have a more modern and sleek design. Additionally, digital pianos are much smaller and lighter than acoustic pianos, making them ideal for those with limited space. Electronic keyboards are incredibly versatile musical instruments designed to replicate a wide range of sounds. From the grandeur of a piano to the unique tonalities of other instruments, they offer a world of possibilities, providing musicians with a convenient solution that eliminates the need for multiple instruments. They’re designed to be compact and portable, making them a great option for musicians who practice or perform in different locations. Keyboards mimic the traditional piano layout, but add significant functionalities like volume control, rhythm selection, and sound effects. They are perfect for beginners exploring music theory and for experienced musicians looking to dive into or produce different music styles.

A Great Option for Beginning Piano Students

For aspiring pianists starting their musical journey with piano lessons, picking the perfect instrument is a crucial first step. Digital pianos are a user-friendly, practical option for many families.
  • Affordability: Digital pianos are usually more budget-friendly compared to their acoustic counterparts, making them a great choice for beginners embarking on their musical journey.
  • Volume Control: Unlike traditional pianos, digital models allow users to easily adjust the volume or use headphones. This is perfect for students who want to practice without disturbing others.
  • Variety of Instrument Sounds: Digital pianos typically offer a wide range of sampled instruments, giving students the opportunity to explore different musical styles and tones.
  • Maintenance-Free: Unlike acoustic pianos that require regular tuning, digital pianos are virtually maintenance-free, which is especially beneficial for beginners who may not be familiar with piano care yet.

Yamaha Digital Pianos

Yamaha’s lineup of digital pianos truly stand out. They are meticulously engineered to capture the depth and richness of sound of an acoustic piano, all in a compact package. The result is a lineup of digital pianos that deliver the sound quality of a concert grand piano, combined with the convenience and versatility of a modern digital instrument.

Types of Music Best for Keyboards

Keyboards are a great option for many different musical styles and scenarios.
  • Music Production: Keyboards can mimic the sounds of a wide variety of instruments, making them perfect for music producers creating different genres of music.
  • Recording Studios: Keyboards are essential in recording studios for creating layers of sound, as well as for composing and arranging music.
  • Band Performances: In bands, keyboards often play a supportive role, filling in the harmonic gaps and adding texture to the overall sound.
  • Music Education: Keyboards are commonly used in teaching music theory and composition due to their visual layout of notes.
  • Electronic Dance Music (EDM): Keyboards are the backbone of EDM, used for creating synth sounds and triggering samples.
  • Solo Performances: For solo artists, keyboards offer a wide range of possibilities, from playing melody and accompaniment simultaneously to using them as MIDI controllers for sequencers and loop stations.
  • Soundtrack Creation: In film and video game scoring, keyboards serve as an important tool for composers to create and manipulate a wide range of sounds.

Buy a Digital Piano or Keyboard from Fort Bend Music

Fort Bend Music is the ultimate destination for all your piano and keyboard needs in the Houston & San Antonio areas. We’ve got you covered with a wide range of both new and pre-owned instruments, catering to music enthusiasts of all needs and budgets. Visit one of our locations today to see our pianos in person!