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Kawai MP4

Digital Stage Piano

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Kawai MP4
2 000.00 street price

MP4 instrument was the first synthesizer of the brand featuring a plastic keyboard, which made the housing lighter and at the same time significantly reduced the cost of the synth. MP4 (formerly referred to as MP3000) incorporated the best of the functions of the previous version of the instrument - MP9500. The polyphony of the instrument is increased up to 96 notes. The interface included a USB port for connecting to a computer, it also became much more convenient thanks to a liquid crystal display and allowed musicians to easily find the necessary settings.

Based on Harmonic Imaging technology, Kawai MP4 instrument is able to produce high-quality recorded samples. MP4 contains 64 high-quality sound instruments, including the sounds of the famous concert grand piano Kawai. The piano has 4 zones, which can be individually INT, EXT configured. Each of the zones can be played separately or in ensemble. At the same time, multi zones allow the musician to work freely: to split, layer, change speed, creating a complex musical palette.

The instrument has 7 types of reverb: Plate, reverb 1, reverb 2, Stage 1, Stage 2, Room 1, Room 2. There are also 20 types of effects: Chorus, Flanger, Celeste, Ensemble, Delay 1-4, Auto Pan 1-2, Tremolo 1-2, Phaser 1-2, Rotary 1-2, Auto Wah, Pedal Wah, Enhancer, Overdrive.

MP4 keyboard (88 weighted keys) has Advanced Hammer Action IV technology, which gives more control for a dynamic performing.
MP4 by Kawai is an excellent professional digital piano with high quality sound, a keyboard that subtly responds to the touch of musician's fingers. Despite its outstanding specification, it has a light housing and convenient dimensions, which, undoubtedly, will appeal to lovers of live performance.

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Country of origin / production: Japan

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Usage area
Performance Synthesizer 
Synthesizer Keyboard 
Usage Design/ Form Factor
With Keys 
Digital (D) 
Digital Voices96
Multi Timbral Capacity7 part(s)
Split/LayerINT, EXT
Programs/ Voices/ Timbres
User-defined Single Voice64
Rotary Speaker 
MIDI in/ out
Type Balanced Hammer Effect
Velocity Sensitivity 
Number of Keys (second keyboard)88
Display type TFT
Resolution: Horizontal2
Resolution: Vertical16
Built-in controllers
Pitch Bend Wheel 
Modulation Wheel 
External controllers
Sustain foot pedal 
Expression foot pedal 
Audio out
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm)2
Analogue: 1/4" (6.35mm) headphones preamplified1
Computer Interfaces
Options/ Settings
Hard Reset 
Height170 mm
Width1360 mm
Depth340 mm
Weight20.5 kg
Case/ body
Production start2005

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