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December 11, 2019 11:12 AM

Casiotone Returns After 40 Years Break

Casio has recently revived Casiotone brand, with which the company got involved in the music products industry and launched first compact electronic keyboard line 40 years ago. The new Casiotone comes in two models of CT-S200 and LK-312. Japan Music Trades interviewed with Takao Matsuda, manager of Music Pruducts Business Unit to have him talk on the new Casiotones and the revival story. (photos above: Casiotone CT-S200, left, and LK-312) Casiotone 201 came into the market in 1980 as the initial...

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December 09, 2019 03:49 PM

2020 Musical Instruments Fair Japan Takes Place in October

Japan Musical Instruments Association (JMIA) hosts 2020 Musical Instruments Fair Japan, a biennial consumer music products exhibition from October 2 (Fri.) through 4 (Sun.) at Tokyo Big Sight. The 2020 session will be first organized by Japan Musical Instruments Association, which has 474 members from music products industry in Japan. JMIA staged the first meeting announcing regulations and guidelines of the event in Tokyo on November 22 (Fri.) with a total attendance of 250 prospective exhibito...

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December 09, 2019 03:33 PM

Steinway Showcases Black Diamond Model

Steinway Japan held ‘Lang Lang Plays Black Diamond’ event at Imperial Hotel, Tokyo on Nov. 21 to publicize Black Diamond models incorporating SPIRIO r automatic playing/recording system inviting 80 Steinway pianists and press members. Black Diamond pianos were born in collaboration between Lang Lang, Steinway artist, and world-class furniture designer Dakota Jackson. They explained the image of Black Diamond likened to the phenomenon developed by explosion of supernova as it generate...

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List of Japanese & imported pianos manufactured from 1946 to 2017. A full list of Japanese pianos with serial numbers, specifications, finishes, photos. A list of imported pianos with brand names, model numbers, finishes, and retail prices. A must for used piano dealers.

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Piano vocabulary listing the parts of the piano, the name of the part, the adjustment criteria of the action etc. in four languages.

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