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Modernizing Classical

Contemporary pianos utilize high-tech features to seek out diverse markets

Implications - While classical music is certainly refined and eloquent, encouraging younger generations to see the beauty behind it can be difficult. Pop-up pianos and contemporary keyboards offer consumers classic instruments with a high-tech edge, combining a passionate form of expression with modern conveniences. The addition of technology serves to attract a more youthful, tech-savvy market, showcasing how adaptability is key to keeping relevant.
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Pop-Up Piano Tablet Cases
Pop-Up Piano Tablet Cases
The Miselu C.24 Music Keyboard is an Impressive Wireless Mini Piano
The Miselu C.24 Music Keyboard is a completely wireless device that doubles as a magnetic iPad case when not in use. This is Miselu’s latest project and it recently started to collect funds... MORE
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If you love playing music no matter where you are, this roll-up electronic keyboard is for you. This musical gadget is easy to transport so you’ll never have to leave your piano at home again.... MORE
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The Wave Piano is Slick and Slim and Flows Like the Sounds That it Emits
It would not be surprising if your first look at the Wave Piano caused you to question its purpose. This elegant grand piano deviates so greatly from the conventional form that you can hardly... MORE
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Continuous Skin Pianos
Create Musical Fusion with the Seaboard Keyboard's Soft Rippled Surface
You know you’re not looking at a traditional acoustic piano with the Seaboard Keyboard and its abandoning of the familiar separate keys further demonstrates its evolution towards a more hi-... MORE
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The Yamaha U1TA Piano Bridges Gap Between Digital and Analog
It is easy to be deceived by the rather traditional design of the Yamaha U1TA Piano. Although it looks like any other model before it, this particular instrument boasts a unique tech advantage that... MORE
Slim Contemporary Keyboards
Slim Contemporary Keyboards
The Seaboard Grand by Roli Modernizes the Musical Instrument
The Seaboard Grand is on course to changing the way people interact with musical instruments. It is essentially a keyboard piano that boasts a soft continuous surface in place of the instrument’... MORE

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