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Re: Recommend midi keyboard around £300

Postby Wonks » Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:28 pm

Dr Huge Longjohns wrote: I've got pianos coming out of my ears now!

You must be a grand and upright person.
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Re: Recommend midi keyboard around £300

Postby Sam Spoons » Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:41 pm

Dr Huge Longjohns wrote:DId you get the Air Mini Grand piano? Can't get it to work at all. Interface loads fine but just goes Clunk when you press a note. THe component is there and all authorised afaics but just clunk. :(

Interesting, I wouldn't have expected 'Air Piano' to make any actual noise at all :smirk:
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Re: Recommend midi keyboard around £300

Postby Guest » Fri Jan 18, 2019 9:59 am

I have just bought an Akai MPK249 which is really good and has an excellent semi-weighted keyboard. The 61 key version is slightly over your budget.

https://www.andertons.co.uk/akai-mpk249-controller-keyboard
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Re: Recommend midi keyboard around £300

Postby Dave B » Fri Jan 18, 2019 11:52 am

I've nearly splurged on the Akai MPKs a few times for ideas that I've had. They seem very well spec'd and are class compliant. And I know that a few name bands use them to drive their Mainstage rigs so they seem fairly gig-worthy. Yes, they cost more, but it looks like they are worth it!
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