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Cheap and cheerful stage piano wanted!

Postby Andy McBain » Tue Jul 31, 2012 9:18 pm

Hi all,

My Mum's old Yamaha stage piano just went boom today. She's after a new one but doesn't want to spend too much - hence we're looking at 2nd hand options. Requirements are very simple; 88 weighted keys, a MIDI output, a decent piano sound and no fancy extras!

Any one got any recommendations? :)

Many thanks in advance!

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Re: Cheap and cheerful stage piano wanted!

Postby Dave B » Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:50 am

I take it that you also want speakers on that...

What sort of price are you looking at paying?
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Re: Cheap and cheerful stage piano wanted!

Postby tacitus » Wed Aug 01, 2012 4:30 pm

For a model with built-in speakers, the Casio ones seem OK and for a true stage piano without speakers, the Korg SP250 has a good action but the piano sounds themselves aren't fantastic. There's a cheapish Yamaha but I can't recall the model straight off. A quick Google or trawl through Amazon will bring it up, I expect. To be honest, at the lowest prices it's hard to anything that's great all round.
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