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        Yamaha P-45 Digital Piano

        £399.00 RRP £486

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        Authentic piano feel

        Yamahas GHS (Graded Hammer Standard) weighted action has heavier touch in the low end and lighter touch in the high end, just like the hammers inside an acoustic piano. Great for the aspiring pianist, practicing on the GHS action builds the proper finger technique for when the time comes to perform on an acoustic piano. Plus the matte finish of the black keys are less slippery when playing for extended periods of time.

        Tried and true, Yamahas classic sound engine for realistic tone

        AWM (Advanced Wave Memory) sampling uses digital technology to record the sound of an acoustic piano. AWM Stereo Sampling creates a deeper, richer and more spacious sound by using pairs of waveforms (L and R) captured with two microphones. The P-45 uses AWM to play one sample per key at varying levels of volume and timbre.

        A compact and lightweight design makes it easy to get around

        Slim and stylish form with a depth of less than 12 inches, the P-45 requires little space. At only 25 lbs. with a built-in sound system, it can be easily moved anywhere in your home or even used for performance outside.

        Simple, single-button operation

        Various P-45 settings can be changed with a single button. Hold down the "GRAND PIANO/FUNCTION" button and press the keyboard to change Voices, play demo sources, configure the metronome and more.


        Dimensions Width 1,326mm (52-1/4")
        Height 154mm (6.0")
        Depth 295mm (11-1/2")
        Weight Weight 11.5kg (25lbs., 4oz)

        Control Interface

        Keyboard Number of Keys 88
        Type Graded hammer standard (GHS) keyboard
        Touch Sensitivity Hard/medium/soft/fixed
        Panel Language English


        Tone Generation Piano Sound AMW Stereo Sampling
        Polyphony Number of Polyphony (Max.) 64
        Preset Number of Voices 10


        Types Reverb Yes (four types)
        Functions Dual/Layers Yes
        Duo Yes


        Overall Controls Metronome Yes
        Tempo Range 32 - 280
        Transpose -6 to 0,0 to +6
        Tuning 414.8 - 440.0 - 446.8 Hz

        Storage and Connectivity

        Connectivity DC IN DC IN 12 V
        Headphones Standard
        Sustain Pedal Yes (Half pedal available with optional FC3A)
        Pedal Unit No
        MIDI No
        AUX OUT No
        USB TO HOST Yes

        Amplifiers and Speakers

        Amplifiers 6 W x 2
        Speakers 12 cm (4-1/2") x 2

        Power Supply

        Power Supply PA-150B or other Yamaha-preferred parts
        Power Consumption 6 W (using PA-150 power adapter)
        Auto Power Off Function Yes


        Included Accessories Music Rest Yes
        Pedal/Footswitch Yes
        AC Adaptor PA-150B or other Yamaha-preferred parts

        The P45 is definitely a serious contender for the best value piano on the market for 2015. The key action is extremely responsive with a perfect balance between not being too heavy or lightweight; perfect for beginners and higher level players alike. The main Grand Piano sample is warm and full-bodied - not as zingy at the top end as some might hope, but hard to fault when you consider the low price. Through its own modest speaker system the sound is satisfactory for playing at home. There is a stereo jack output on the back so you can always boost the volume through an external speaker, or put on headphones on to hear the pure sound of the instrument.

        The extras include a built in metronome and a handful of other useful voices; organ, harpsichord, vibes, and strings. It is also possible to adjust the touch sensitivity for those who prefer a softer or harder response. The note polyphony technology is excellent - it's possible to run up and down the keys with full sustain and not detect any 'drops' in notes as you hit the limit. The bonus of a USB-midi connection will satisfy those longing for a good weighted key MIDI controller keyboard. There is a sustain pedal included and the added phones/output jack means that you could comfortably gig live with it as well.

        In all, this is a high-quality versatile instrument; very lightweight and compact enough to fit easily into a standard 'slimline' bag or case (we recommend the Roksak RSKB-88-SLIM - call for details). Though not as rugged in construction as a dedicated stage piano, it's still excellent for use in a live or rehearsal situation.

        Established in 1983 A&C Hamilton Musical Instruments maintains a healthy balance of traditional business values with a keen sense for new business ideas. Getting new customers and keeping existing customers are equally important to us. As the internet has changed all our lives we continue to grow from strength to strength applying the tried and trusted methods of traditional retail sales to this new world of internet sales and store sales. The world is a smaller place but we are all still individuals within it. It is so much more fun selling to some one you can have a chat with, either email phone or in the shop than just sending boxes via couriers. Our company has a solid financial basis to trade and all premises are owned in full by the directors.

        Our Music Shop is on the outskirts of Preston with forecourt parking for 8 cars. Our closest town is Blackpool and nearby is Lytham St Annes. Blackburn and Southport are close by. Lancaster, Morecambe, Wigan, Burnley, Ormskirk, Bolton, Leigh, Accrington are also near me. Manchester Liverpool and Cumbria are around an hour away.

        Our Address is : A&C Hamilton Musical Instruments 946-950 Blackpool Road Lea Preston Lancashire PR2 1XN

        A&C Hamilton is registered in England and Wales 4931075. Registered office: 946-950 Blackpool Road, Lea, Preston, PR2 1XN. A&C Hamilton acts as a credit broker and only offers credit products from Secure Trust Bank PLC trading as V12 Retail Finance. A&C Hamilton Ltd is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our registration number is 713396. Credit provided subject to age and status.

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