Electric Keyboard and Keyboard Shops Bloomington IL

Music keyboards are portable and diverse. You can create so many different sounds. Learning to play the keyboard is great start for people interested in piano. Many influential bands have keyboardists because it brings more depth and flavor to the music played. Digital keyboards create beats and are used in all types of dance music. There are many different types of keyboards available depending on your level of skill and intended use. The PSR keyboard is designed specifically for beginners. The digital keyboard is very popular in studio environments and portable keyboards are essential for traveling bands. It’s a great idea to research and visit the experts before you buy your keyboard. Listed below you will find local electric keyboard and keyboard shops around Bloomington that know the answers to the questions you will have and can supply you with the necessary accessories such as keyboard stands, benches, expansion cards, foot pedals, covers, bags, microphones and more.

Pro Sound Center
(309) 888-4500
1540 E College Ave
Normal, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment

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Gand Music & Sound
(847) 446-4263
780 W Frontage Rd
Northfield, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Zs Music & Sound System Serv
(217) 345-2616
606 Jackson Ave
Charleston, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment

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Kingmusic Inc
(815) 935-3220
670 W Broadway St
Bradley, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Acoustic Piano, Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment

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Kidder Music
(815) 622-7625
2901 E Lincolnway
Sterling, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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Samuel Music
(309) 820-9880
1717 Rt Dunn Drive
Bloomington, IL
 
Minstrel Music Ltd
(847) 965-2550
8049 N Milwaukee Ave
Niles, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Electronic Keyboard, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music

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Midlothian Music
(708) 403-3733
15645 S 94Th Ave
Orland Park, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Band & Orchestral, Drums & Percussion, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments, Print Music, DJ Equipment

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Atwood Music Co
(217) 578-2500
Po Box 828
Atwood, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Electronic Keyboard, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Recording Equipment, Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Beaver Music Shop
(618) 273-4267
Po Box 355
Equality, IL
Types of Instruments Sold
Digital Piano, Electronic Keyboard, Organs, Drums & Percussion, Sound Reinforcement, Guitars & Fretted Instruments

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Ken Rich Sound Services and Warneck Research Bring Expertise to Vintage Keyboard Market

0310 Ken Rich Known for decades to a long list of keyboard artists including Steely Dan's Donald Fagan, Tori Amos, Adam Macdougall (Black Crowes), Benmont Tench (Tom Petty), George Duke and many more as the primary name in vintage keyboard repair, restoration and maintenance, keyboard craftsman Ken Rich has now taken another step forward. Rich recently joined forces with engineer Tim Warneck of Warneck Research, the product development arm of full service vintage keyboard and amplifier repair and restoration company Keyboard Cottage LLC, to develop quality electronics and parts for the vintage keyboard market.

Rich and Warneck were originally introduced to each other by mutual friend Michael Smokowicz of Trek II Products. Extensive dialog between the two around Warneck's prototype design of a new Wurlitzer model 200 amplifier board ultimately led to the production of what many consider to be the finest EP 200 board in the marketplace today. Additional replacement electronics and enhancements for vintage Wurlitzer and Rhodes Electric Pianos that far surpass the capabilities and performance specs of the original equipment are currently available from Warneck Research, and a significant list of Rich/Warneck designed products is on the drawing board.

Both Rich and Warneck are quick to point out that while they are not business partners in a formal or legal sense, they are truly partners in their mutually shared desire to create quality products and quality electronics for musicians. Rich Sound Services and Warneck Engineering are independent and separate companies, working together to improve the quality of products and services offered in the vintage keyboard industry. The companies and their founders share similar strong beliefs about quality, integrity, and customer service.

"Instead of making up technology on the fly, I've been servicing musical instruments for over 33 years, and have worked and trained with the developers of these instruments since the time that they were state-of-the-art," notes Rich. " I believe no one is an island, and it takes a team of individuals who truly care about the artist and musician first and foremost and not look at them as just an avenue for making money."

"Ken and I are proud to start offering carefully researched and designed replacement parts and electronic enhancements for vintage keyboards", says Warneck. "We're working hard to prove that in the vintage keyboard market, there is a difference."

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