What Are Hybrid Pianos?

What Are Hybrid Pianos?

Broadly speaking, “hybrid pianos” are keyboard instruments made from a combination of electronic parts taken from digital pianos and mechanical parts taken from traditional acoustic pianos.  The resulting instruments deliver the convenience and excitement of modern...
Anyone Can Learn to Play with Follow Lights!

Anyone Can Learn to Play with Follow Lights!

If you’ve ever played Guitar Hero; tried Dance, Dance, Revolution; or followed “the bouncing ball” while singing karaoke, you know how easy it is to rock along with your favorite songs.  Now imagine your PIANO can do that!  It’s true.  With the...
Why Schools and Churches are Going Digital

Why Schools and Churches are Going Digital

The piano manufacturing industry has long been challenged with producing pianos that will hold up well under institutional usage. Unlike the average home piano owner, K-12 schools, colleges, universities, and houses of worship use their pianos many hours daily.  They...
The Ultimate Praise Band Piano

The Ultimate Praise Band Piano

After four years of music ministry training in college and over a decade leading children, youth, and adults in worship at a variety of different churches, I have seen just about every worship keyboard out there.  …and, in all honesty, I haven’t liked any of them. The...
How Do Digital Pianos Get Their Sound?

How Do Digital Pianos Get Their Sound?

Before we can understand how a digital piano (a piano that uses electricity) gets its sound, we have to first understand how an “acoustic piano” (a traditional piano that does NOT use electricity) produces sound. The rich sound of a traditional grand piano is created...