Digital pianos are far more practical than traditional acoustic pianos for most players. Digital pianos are more affordable, aren't affected by seasonal changes or humidity and never require tuning. They fit more easily into a home or studio, are much lighter in weight and can be moved around without difficulty. And you can practice with headphones in complete privacy!
Don't be fooled by cheap "electronic keyboards". Their springy non-weighted key action doesn't deliver the tactile feedback necessary for expressive playing. Keyboards with fewer than the standard 88 piano keys leave the player with less tonal range. Poor quality electronics and small speakers produce a tinny, unsatisfying sound.
But with true digital pianos, recent advances in sound sampling and weighted keyboard actions have led to affordable instruments that are truly impressive in their sound and feel. Digital pianos now give you a playing and listening experience much closer to a traditional acoustic piano.
The Minor Chord is proud to be an authorized dealer for two of the most respected manufacturers of digital pianos, KORG and Yamaha. All of our digital pianos have a full 88-key piano keyboard and weighted key action, providing a realistic keyboard feel and making it easier for a player to move back and forth between the digital piano and an acoustic instrument.
Our digital pianos are displayed in a separate piano room so you can try them out in a quiet and private setting.
Click on a model number or just scroll down to see descriptions and photos of each instrument.
- KORG SV-1 Stage Vintage Piano
- KORG LP-350 Lifestyle Piano
- KORG SP-250 Portable Digital Stage Piano
- Yamaha YDP-161 Arius Piano
- Yamaha P-155 Piano
- Yamaha P-95 Piano
- Yamaha DGX-640 Workstation
KORG's SV-1 Stage Vintage Piano is exactly what the name implies: A road-worthy instrument that faithfully reproduces the vintage keyboard sounds performers are looking for. Genuine "Valve Reactor" tube circuitry offers a range of amplifier modeling to complete that vintage sound.
The SV-1 has KORG's best RH3 graded action for great touch response. Available patches include multiple grand and upright pianos, electric pianos, clavs, jazz and rock organs, strings and syths. All patches have parameters that can be modified via continuous rotary encoders (no LCD displays or menu buttons here!) and even more parameters can be modified using MIDI commands or the included computer software.
The KORG SV-1 is one fantastic stage piano for the serious pianist who plays live gigs or recording sessions.
The LP-350 is a great-sounding digital piano packaged in a striking contemporary-styled case only 11 inches deep.
This piano has a full complement of keyboard voices including grand, upright, and electric pianos; clavs, harpsichord, jazz and church organs, mallet percussion, and even guitar. The keyboard has KORG's best RH3 graded action for great touch response. A complete set of expression pedals (sustain, sostenuto, and damper) comes standard.
The LP-350 is a great-sounding piano that fits perfectly into a contemporary-style home.
KORG's SP-250 Stage Piano is a portable instrument that also works well in a home or studio setting. The included stand folds up quickly and easily for moving, yet is sturdy when assembled. The sustain pedal fits over the bottom rail of the stand for reliable anchoring.
Like the SV-1 and LP-350, the SP-250 has KORG's best RH3 graded action for great touch response. With the same sound engine as the SP-350, the SP-250 has a full complement of keyboard voices including grand, uprights, electric pianos, clavs, harpsichord, jazz and church organs, mallet percussion, and guitar.
The KORG SP-250 is an excellent choice for the intermediate keyboard student who is looking for a wider range of voices and portabliity for playing outside the home.
The Yamaha YDP-161 Arius is an advanced digital piano in a traditional upright piano package. The stand and uphostered bench is included as standard equipment.
Available voices include grand piano, electric piano, harpsichord, vibes, strings and church organ.
With a full 88-key keyboard and Yamaha's best Graded Hammer Effect action, this is a home or studio instrument for the serious pianist.
Yamaha's P-155 Digital Piano is a perfect fit for the serious pianist who plays both at home and on the stage.
Like the Yamaha YDP-161 Arius piano, the P-155 has Yamaha's best Graded Hammer Effect weighted action for a realistic piano feel. Its range of voices includes the usual piano, electric piano, strings, harpischord, jazz and church organs plus 10 more. All of the voices can be sent through its on-board effects processor.
Reflecting its dual personality as a home and stage instrument, the P-155 has a number of output options. For home and studio use it has onboard speakers and a headphone jack. For use in stage and recording settings, the P-155 has direct 1/4 inch instrument-level outputs.
The Yamaha P-95 is an excellent practice instrument for the beginning to intermediate piano student. With its full 88-key piano style keyboard and Yamaha's Graded Hammer Standard weighted key action, the P-95 gives the student a realistic piano playing experience.
The compact, contemporary-styled P-95 cabinet fits easily in the home, studio or even college dorm room. On-board speakers deliver a range of voices including piano, electric piano, harpsichord, vibes, strings, jazz and church organ. A headphone jeck is provided for private practice time.
The Yamaha DGX-640 is a digital piano designed for the composer and arranger, combining a full 88-key piano keyboard with an outstanding array of voices and MIDI capabilities.
On the keyboard side, the DGX-640 has Yamaha's Graded Hammer Standard weighted action for a realistic piano feel.
On the electronics side, its range of voices includes a benchmark stereo Grand Piano patch plus over 500 other instrumental patches and 100 percussion sounds. The DGX-640 has a built-in MIDI song memory, a drum machine and a bass arpeggiator for creating quick demos of your songs.
The DGX-640's USB-based MIDI link connects the instrument to the massive library of commercial music recording, editing, performance and notation software available for your Windows PC or Apple Macintosh computer.
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