Keyboards Saint Cloud MN

Playing the keyboard is a geat way to break into music. If you're looking for a new keyboard or just want to know more about what's available on the market, keep reading for details on different keyboard models.
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Electronic Keyboard Stores Saint Cloud MN

Local resource for electronic keyboard stores in Saint Cloud. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to electronic keyboard stores, electronic keyboards, digital pianos, synthesizers, keyboard amps, pro electric keyboards, portable electric keyboards, sound modules and drum machines, as well as advice on all the latest electronic keyboards, equipment and accessories.

Electric Keyboard and Keyboard Shops Saint Cloud MN

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 Saint Cloud 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.

Roland Lucina Shoulder Synthesizer Saint Cloud MN

With a stylish body and 37 keys, the Lucina AX-09 is compact, lightweight, and loaded with 150 high-quality sounds that cover a wide stylistic range, from synth leads to solo violin.

Editing Ambiences on the Mac Saint Cloud MN

Killer synth riffs and slammin' drums are key components of dance tracks, but if you want fans to wonder, 'How was that sound created?' you can get a lot of mileage from adding ambiences. Not as in “Brian Eno” washy drones, but Foley-type ambiences like in professional sound effects libraries. By taking natural sounds like forests and jungles, or industrial sounds like construction sites, you can add a layer of organic content that will give your tracks a truly unique sound.

Akai MiniAK Keyboard Saint Cloud MN

At first glance, the Akai MiniAK looks like a compact performance synth with few frills. Its three-octave velocity-sensitive keyboard, pitch and mod wheels, three assignable knobs, and gooseneck mic for singing into the onboard vocoder, are just the thing for playing solos, bass lines, pads, and fills at live gigs or in the studio. But appearances can be deceiving. Under the MiniAK’s hood lies a full-blown virtual analog synth that’s capable of producing up to eight voices with three oscillators each. Each voice can be its own multitimbral part if you prefer.

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Casio Privia PX-320 Saint Cloud MN

Casio has introduced a line of portable, weighted-action keyboards that set a new standard for affordable digital pianos. These are real musical instruments, they have built-in speakers so you could enjoy them anywhere, and they cost quite a bit less than you thought possible.

Dave Smith Instruments Prophet ’08 Saint Cloud MN

When it comes to keyboards, the phrase “best of both worlds” is tossed around haphazardly. In the case of the Prophet ’08, it’s dead-on. Here’s why:

Steinberg CC121 Saint Cloud MN

A single-fader motorized control surface for Cubase.The CC121 is tailored specifically to work with Cubase 4.5 or 5, it doesn’t control send levels, for example,but it speeds up the process of crafting a multitrack audio mix.

Access Music Announces Virus TI2 Series Saint Cloud MN

Virus Control has received a completely redesigned user-interface thanks to various improvement requests over the last years.The Virus TI2 series, which comes in the following flavours will also be available shortly after NAMM.Get the details.

Akai MiniAK Keyboard Saint Cloud MN

At first glance, the Akai MiniAK looks like a compact performance synth with few frills. Its three-octave velocity-sensitive keyboard, pitch and mod wheels, three assignable knobs, and gooseneck mic for singing into the onboard vocoder, are just the thing for playing solos, bass lines, pads, and fills at live gigs or in the studio. But appearances can be deceiving. Under the MiniAK’s hood lies a full-blown virtual analog synth that’s capable of producing up to eight voices with three oscillators each. Each voice can be its own multitimbral part if you prefer.

Arturia V-Collection 2 Saint Cloud MN

Seven legendary machines that complement each other to provide the highest quality synthesizer sounds to the most discerning musicians.

AvantGrand All-Star Roundtable Saint Cloud MN

Yamaha's new AvantGrand digital piano is causing quite a stir. The company calls it a "hybrid" piano, and that's not just marketing hype. The hybrid approach was taken seriously by Yamaha even at the conceptualization and design stages of the Avant Grand, as it's the first Yamaha digital project on which the acoustic piano division of the company had equal input.

Cakewalk V-Studio 20 Saint Cloud MN

The software-based V-Studio 20 Effects Editor is at the heart of the VS-20, providing genuine BOSS effects and COSM-modeled amplification for direct recording and performance with a computer for the first time ever.

Dave Smith's Mopho Keyboard Saint Cloud MN

The Mopho Keyboard’s voice architecture is essentially the same as DSI’s Mopho and Tetra desktop synthesizer modules. It features two oscillators, two sub-octave generators, selectable 2- or 4-pole low-pass filter, feedback, and a ton of modulation options, including three envelope generators, four LFOs, and a 16 x 4 step sequencer. It has a full-sized, semi-weighted, 32-note keyboard with velocity and aftertouch and full-sized pitch and modulation wheels. The Poly Chain feature enables expanded polyphony using other DSI synths.

Doepfer Dark Energy Saint Cloud MN

Soft synths with great modulation options often get compared to modular analog gear: “It’s got tons of LFOs! More envelopes than you can shake a stick at!” But have you ever actually played a real modular synth? Have you experienced true voltage control with patch cables and no digital parameter encoding? Once you have, you get spoiled.

Doepfer Dark Energy: Mainstream Modular Synthesis Has Arrived Saint Cloud MN

Every component,from audio signal path to modulation,is completely analog, giving the DarkEnergy a monster sound that virtualsynths still can't equal.

Drumaxx VSTi & AU Percussion Modeling Instrument Saint Cloud MN

Drumaxx is a virtual instrument that gives total control of 16 physically modeled drums. Each drum can be routed to independent output for external effects processing. Drumaxx includes 130 drumkits, 900 drum patches, 200 drum patterns and not a single sample in sight.

Editing Ambiences on the Mac Saint Cloud MN

Killer synth riffs and slammin' drums are key components of dance tracks, but if you want fans to wonder, 'How was that sound created?' you can get a lot of mileage from adding ambiences. Not as in “Brian Eno” washy drones, but Foley-type ambiences like in professional sound effects libraries. By taking natural sounds like forests and jungles, or industrial sounds like construction sites, you can add a layer of organic content that will give your tracks a truly unique sound.

Electric Keyboard and Keyboard Shops Saint Cloud MN

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 Saint Cloud 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.

Electronic Keyboard Stores Saint Cloud MN

Local resource for electronic keyboard stores in Saint Cloud. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to electronic keyboard stores, electronic keyboards, digital pianos, synthesizers, keyboard amps, pro electric keyboards, portable electric keyboards, sound modules and drum machines, as well as advice on all the latest electronic keyboards, equipment and accessories.

E-MU LONGboard 61 and SHORTboard 49 Performance Keyboards Saint Cloud MN

The LONGboard and SHORTboard are based on the new E-MU 8030platform, which performs super high-quality pitch interpolation for 128voices, as well as generating 256 envelope generators, 128 LFOs, 128low-pass filters (12dB/octave with resonance), 128 DCAs and 32-biteffects processing.

FXpansion BFD Eco Saint Cloud MN

Optimized for flexibility and power while being incredibly easy to use, BFD Eco is provided with an extensive built-in library of drum sounds and patterns, and is also compatible with the wide range of FXpansion and 3rd-party add-on expansions.

Ivory 2 Saint Cloud MN

Powered by a new custom engine, the entire line of Ivory virtual pianos will feature groundbreaking new technology, a new graphic interface, and further expanded piano sample sets to provide performers and producers with more expressive detail than ever.

Korg Kaossilator Pro Joins the Kaoss Family Saint Cloud MN

A touchpad-based synthesizer, the KAOSSILATOR PRO offers built-in sounds suitable for an expansive range of musical genres including techno, house, hip hop, R&B, reggae and electro. Additional sounds simulate acoustic instruments such as piano, trumpet and guitar. High-quality PCM samples have been added to the DSP engine to provide realistic drum sounds, yielding twenty individual drum hits and twenty-five preset drum patterns.

Korg SP-170 Digital Piano Saint Cloud MN

The SP-170 features a duo of concert grand piano sounds, each recorded with meticulous care. Numerous velocity layers are used to capture nuances of playing dynamics, allowing the instrument to respond expressively to every touch.

Korg Synthesizers Saint Cloud MN

The unique ribbon controller keyboard borrows from the enjoyment of performing with Korg's popular KAOSS products. Simple finger motions can produce expressive effects such as vibrato and glide.

Mixcraft 5 Sound Editor Saint Cloud MN

Mixcraft is not a toy, it’s a no-excuses tool for accomplishing real work, from audio recording, to MIDI with virtual (or hardware) instruments, to creating a video to get your band up on the web. Of course, there are limitations compared to the “big guys,” but these seem to be based around the question “So, does the end user really, really need this?” Wrap this all in a straightforward interface, and you have a program that offers outstanding value.

Native Instruments SCARBEE Vintage Keys Saint Cloud MN

Scarbee Vintage Keys features the most revered electric pianos of the 60s and 70s, dubbed MARK I, A-200, CLAVINET and PIANET, all based on carefully recorded 24-bit sample material.

Nord Classics Saint Cloud MN

The addition to the big Nord Sample Library is a perfect fit for the Electro 3 user who wants classic synthesizer sounds to go along with the already much appreciated organ and piano sounds. Or why not se them in the Nord Wave as the foundation for new, great synthesizer sounds.

Pianoteq Clavinet Add-On Saint Cloud MN

The Clavinet add-on is modelled after the well-known [Hohner] D6 electric clavichord. Thanks to the powerful technology provided by physical modelling, it offers in contrast to the original instrument a sustain pedal, an extended range from C0 to C6 (original range F0 to E5 ), a variable mute bar, continuous pick-up mixing, and of course the well-known Pianoteq’s possibilities to adjust the timbre such as hammer hardness, overtones and resonator.

Roland Announces Juno-Di Mobile Synthesizer Saint Cloud MN

Roland Corporation U.S. announces the new JUNO®-Di Mobile Synthesizer. This latest addition to the JUNO Series, this user-friendly design of the JUNO-Di will deliver hassle-free live keyboard performances for both the seasoned musician and entry level user.

Roland KC-110 Keyboard Amplifier Saint Cloud MN

The KC-110 features 30 watts of stereo power driving two 6.5" woofers and two tweeters. Most modern keyboards feature stereo sound output, and the KC-110 enables musicians to experience the full, rich stereo sound of their instruments while using a small amp.

Roland Lucina Shoulder Synthesizer Saint Cloud MN

With a stylish body and 37 keys, the Lucina AX-09 is compact, lightweight, and loaded with 150 high-quality sounds that cover a wide stylistic range, from synth leads to solo violin.

Roland Synth-tar Saint Cloud MN

Regardless of where you stand, Roland’s AX-Synth is an instrument worth noting, and if you’re a dissenter, it may just convert you. A sleeked-out younger sibling of the AX-7 MIDI controller, the AX-Synth gives the shoulder-keys vibe impressive curves, plentiful controls, and — for the first time — a built-in sound engine. If you’re a long-time believer in the power of the synth-tar, or a skeptic wondering what the hubbub is about, read on.

Roland VR-700 Keyboard Saint Cloud MN

What gigging keyboardist doesn’t want it all? The B-3 and Leslie, the Rhodes, Wurly, and Clav, the rich grand piano — such is the stuff of rigrelated dreams. If such a pile of heavy, expensive goodness isn’t in the cards, check out one of the latest archetypes of today’s keyboards: the allin- one stage piano-slash-clonewheel organ. Roland’s V-Combo VR-700 is a light and powerful 76-key instrument that combines physical organ drawbars with the company’s tonewheel modeling technology, and throws in strong piano, EP, synth, and other non-organ sounds to boot.

Strum GS-1 Saint Cloud MN

Applied Acoustics Systems has updated Strum Acoustic GS-1 v1.0.1 for Mac OS X and Windows. This is a maintenance update and the changes made are addressed in the following article.

The Return of an Analog Synth Classic Saint Cloud MN

In contrast to most second comings of great analog synth names, the SEM is almost identical to the original. In fact, the external cosmetics are changed far more than the innards.

Yamaha Tyros3 Saint Cloud MN

Maybe you’ve heard of Yamaha’s flagship Tyros arranger keyboards which was first reviewed in the Aug. But here the new evolutionalized keyboard, the T3 which surprises you more than anything you've played before.
 
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