Kawai ES120 Portable Digital Piano - Light Grey KEY ESSENTIALS BUNDLE
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The ES120 features an improved version of the Responsive Hammer Compact keyboard action, with upgraded cushioning material that helps to reduce action noise when keys are released. The core acoustic piano sounds have also been refreshed, with the most affordable ES instrument now including the latest Shigeru Kawai SK-EX samples, while still retaining the existing Kawai EX concert grand piano sounds from the previous generation ES110 model. In addition, the ES120 also features a selection of new electronic piano, strings, and bass sounds from the larger ES520, and even includes a real upright piano sound, providing a strong variety of useful sounds for any musical occasion.
This double-braced x-stand features heavy tubing for strength and stability. This stand is also height adjustable and quickly folds up for easy transportation.
Tired of having to steal the kitchen chair when you're ready to play? This X-style bench is padded and height-adjustable. It's also portable, and folds up easily for those times when you want to travel with it.
Whether you're practicing on your digital piano, mixing your latest recording, or rocking out with your electronic drum kit, these comfortable, over-ear headphones will provide quality sound. Enjoy music at any time without disturbing your neighbors!
Alfred's basic piano course lesson book. The materials in this book correspond to the internal lessons in many Kawai digital pianos.
At home, on stage, your music.
The latest addition to the highly respected ES range, the ultra-portable ES120 features an improved Responsive Hammer Compact keyboard action, beautiful Shigeru Kawai grand piano sounds, and built-in Bluetooth MIDI and Audio connectivity, delivering gig-friendly grand piano touch and tone at a remarkably affordable price.
- Improved Responsive Hammer Compact keyboard action
- SK-EX and EX concert grand piano sounds, 88-key sampling
- 25 sounds, Dual & Split playing modes, 100 drum rhythms
- Dual headphone connectors, dedicated stereo Line Out jacks
- Integrated Bluetooth MIDI and Audio wireless technology
- Support for PianoRemote control app for iOS/Android
- Stylish appearance, sturdy chassis weighing just 12.5 kg
- Designer stand and triple pedal board accessories available
At home, on stage, your music.
The Kawai ES Series has been designed to deliver the finest playing experience possible within a portable piano. These stylish instruments are ideally suited to musicians seeking a piano that provides an authentic keyboard action and a selection of inspiring sounds, yet can still be moved easily, or placed on an attractive furniture stand without occupying too much space. The latest ES Series models are also an excellent choice for gigging musicians, academic institutions, and places of worship, thanks to their lightweight body, powerful speaker systems, and great audio connectivity. And with a slew of customisable settings, Bluetooth MIDI and audio, and engaging apps, the ES Series instruments are also extremely personal pianos, that players of all ages and abilities can take pride in owning.
The Touch of a Grand Piano: Responsive Hammer Compact keyboard action
The ES120’s Responsive Hammer Compact keyboard action has been specially developed to allow portable instruments to reproduce the distinctive touch of an acoustic grand piano. Based on the highly-regarded RH action design, its spring-less technology and sturdy construction delivers consistent upward and downward motion, while improved cushioning material helps to reduce keyboard noise, resulting in a smooth, natural, and highly authentic piano playing experience.
Acoustic piano key weighting
Just as acoustic pianos utilise heavier bass hammers and lighter treble hammers, the RH Compact keyboard action also employs different hammer weights, appropriately graded for each playing range. Such details provide greater stability during fortissimo passages, while preserving delicate pianissimo control, to satisfy the demands of even the most discerning pianist.
The Sound of a Grand Piano: Two world-class instruments
Earning a reputation as the ‘premier pianos of Japan’, Shigeru Kawai instruments grace the stages of concert halls and musical institutions throughout the world, and are prized for their outstanding tonal clarity and exceptional dynamic range. The ES120 captures the magnificent tone of the flagship Shigeru Kawai SK-EX concert grand piano. This peerless instrument is hand-built by Master Piano Artisans at the Shigeru Kawai Piano Research Laboratory in Ryuyo, Japan, and widely regarded as one of the finest instruments in its class. In addition, the ES120 also features the distinctive sound of Kawai’s highly acclaimed EX concert grand piano, which has been selected by professional pianists in such prestigious events as the Chopin, Tchaikovsky, and Rubinstein international piano competitions, among others.
True character in every note
The rich, expressive sound of the SK-EX and EX concert grand pianos is at the heart of the ES120, with all eighty-eight keys of these world-class instruments painstakingly recorded, meticulously analysed, and accurately reproduced as high-fidelity digital waveforms. Recording each key individually in this way – as opposed to stretching the same tone over several different notes – preserves the grand pianos’ unique harmonic character, and guarantees that the sound heard when playing any one of the ES120's weighted keys is a faithful representation of the original acoustic source.
The ES120’s powerful digital effects engine further enhances the instrument’s core sounds, applying additional reverberation effects that simulate the acoustic environment of a recital room, live stage, or concert hall, bringing performances to life. The result is a rich, vibrant piano tone that delivers breathtaking realism and authenticity.
Impressive speaker system (with Low Volume Balance feature)
The ES120’s stereo speaker system delivers an impressive 20W of output, providing more than enough power to fill a medium-sized room with it's beautiful Shigeru Kawai grand piano sounds. Moreover, when playing through speakers at a reduced volume setting (so as not to disturb family members), the ES120’s Low Volume Balance feature intelligently adjusts keyboard touch and piano tone characteristics, allowing pianissimo passages to be played smoothly and more naturally.
The Variety of a Digital Piano: Convenience & Flexibility
The impressive ES120 offers a variety of features to complement its authentic keyboard touch and rich grand piano sounds. The adjustable metronome and song recorder are invaluable tools for aspiring pianists wishing to improve the technique, while additional instrument voices, Dual and Split playing modes, and 100 drum rhythms allow players of all levels to indulge their creative spirit. Live players will appreciate Registration memories and dedicated Line Out jacks for sound reinforcement, while integrated Bluetooth MIDI and Audio, and a standard USB-MIDI port provide flexibility for connecting to smart devices and computers – either with, or without cables.
Integrated Bluetooth connectivity
In addition to a standard USB-MIDI port for connecting to computers, the ES120 also features integrated Bluetooth MIDI and Audio technologies that allow the instrument to communicate with supported smart devices wirelessly. Once paired with a phone, tablet, or laptop, ES120 owners can enjoy a wide variety of exciting music-related apps that enhance their learning and playing experience, or stream audio from songs and videos directly through the instrument’s powerful speaker system without the need to connect additional cables.
The ES120 is compatible with Kawai’s latest PianoRemote control app for iOS and supported Android devices. This app connects to the piano wirelessly via the instrument’s integrated Bluetooth feature, providing an effortless way to change sounds or adjust settings from an attractive user interface.
Variety of sound
Supplementing its realistic acoustic piano voices, the ES120 also offers a selection of additional instrument sounds, including electric pianos, organs, strings, acoustic and electric bass, and vibraphone. The Dual and Split playing modes also allow two different voices, such as an acoustic piano and a string ensemble, to be played together for a more complex sound that inspires even greater musical creativity.
Line Out jacks
Lightweight and compact, the ES120 is ideal for gigging musicians looking for a portable piano with authentic touch and high quality sounds. Dedicated stereo Line Out jacks allow direct connection to mixers and PAs, with the ability to also leave the instrument's built-in speakers enabled for use as local monitors.
Uncluttered appearance, lightweight body
The ES120 adopts a brand new exterior design, with the instrument’s updated control panel incorporated into an attractive polished trim line that runs the length of the keyboard. It’s stylish yet strong body weighs just 12.5 kg, making the ES120 an excellent choice for gigging musicians, as well as academic and religious institutions.
|Included from Manufacturer||Power Supply
F-1SP switch pedal
|Piano Cabinet Style||Portable|
|Number of Keys||88|
|Key Action||Responsive Hammer Compact (RHC) action|
|Weighted Keys||Hammer Weighted|
|Speaker Power||10 W + 10 W|
|Speaker Size||12 cm x 2|
|Pedals||Single Damper Pedal Included
Compatible with F-10H damper pedal, GFP-3 triple pedal unit, F-351 triple pedal board accessories
|Half-Damper Support||Yes (With Optional Pedal Unit)|
|Number of Sounds||25|
|Voices of Polyphony||192|
|Songs||16 Demo Songs|
|Rhythm Patterns||100 drum rhythms|
|Audio Outputs||1/4" (L/R + Mono)
|Connectivity||USB, MIDI (Out Only)|
|Bluetooth||Audio Receiving, App Connectivity|
|Product Weight||27 3/5 lbs.|
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