Looking for the best digital stage piano for onstage performance? Something that is portable and has a stunning collection of sounds and features?
Here, I focus on the top digital stage pianos sold by various manufacturers and meant for professional use.
So here they are!
Clavia Nord Piano 88-Key Digital Studio Piano
Lightweight, portability, sound quality and flexibility is what Nord presents in the Nord Piano 88. The Nord Piano is delivered with the Nord Piano DVD that contains the entire v5 of the Nord Piano Library. Currently (May, 2010) this DVD contains 56 sounds, with a total size of 1.8 GB.
Roland RD700NX 88-Key Stage Piano
This exquisite instrument raises the bar for onstage performance with its incredible sound, touch, and control. The flagship stage piano boasts an advanced SuperNATURAL Piano sound engine, electric piano sounds based on SuperNATURAL technology, a deluxe PHA III Ivory Feel Keyboard with Escapement, a unique Sound Focus feature, and a newly improved user interface with a large, high-resolution LCD. The RD-700NX is a dream instrument for the stage.
Yamaha CP5 88-Key Stage Piano
The Yamaha CP5 Piano take the core sounds and technology of the CP1 and offer them in instruments that are both flexible and affordable enough to appeal to a wide range of people. In fact, the CP5 adds a wide range of sounds to the CP1. Clavs, organs, strings and more make the CP5 perfect for church, and live situations where everything needs to be performed on one keyboard. Moreover, the CP5 features not only Virtual Circuit Modeling effects, but many effects taken from the Motif XS line of synthesizers. The CP5 has the same NW-STAGE wooden action keyboard as the CP1.
Korg SV188 88-Key Vintage Stage Piano
The SV-1 contains the hippest, most in-demand and soul-satisfying keyboard sounds ever collected in a single instrument. Decades of electro-mechanical, transistorized, tape-driven, analog, and digital legends are joined by a collection of rich acoustic pianos, all reproduced with stunning realism. SV-1 re-creates the look, the feel, and visceral pleasure of performing on a vintage instrument.
Clavia Nord Stage EX 88 88-Key Piano
Stunning acoustic grand samples, classic organs, electric pianos, clavinet, synthesizers, and every effect you’re likely to want. A broad array of gorgeous classic sounds and effects that makes you glad you’re a keyboard player.