David’s Story – 38 Years Today in the Music Industry

Posted by, on April 3, 2020.

David’s Story David looks back on his 38 years in the music industry which begun 38 years ago from today Written by David Cooper Back in 1982 as a 15-year-old needing more than just pocket money, I remember asking my father who sold Land Rovers and Range Rovers for Hartwells to speak to his customers- […]

The Beatles – The Long And Winding Road | FREE registration for Yamaha SX900 ‘mini Genos’

Posted by, on March 26, 2020.

We’re all on a Long And Winding Road now aren’t we? Perhaps that’s why the song has been in my mind lately. The Yamaha SX900 is such a capable keyboard for when you need to save a little space (like when working from home!). I had great fun making this registration for the classic Beatles […]

Ringway Organs

Posted by, on March 26, 2020.

THE ORLA RINGWAY ORGAN STORY By Paul Cook The Ringway Organisation in China (topical) is a huge electronics company that produces literally anything electrical for hundreds of customers. From toasters to computer components, they’re at the forefront of the electronic world.  When the cost of production in Italy became so high, and with dwindling sales throughout […]

Understanding ‘Part-Select’ on Yamaha SX900, SX700 and Genos keyboards

Posted by, on March 21, 2020.

The Part-Select section on Yamaha keyboards has long been the cause of severe head scratching, but there is a simplicity to it once you know how to use it! – Here is my explanation video below. We’re doing our best in the difficult circumstances and hope to being you more tips and tricks soon.

The Booth #3 | The Booth #3 | Yamaha PSR SX900 | A songwriter’s first impressions.

Posted by, on October 9, 2019. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

We were very excited to have acclaimed singer-songwriter @kiamamusic (Sam Martin), in The Booth for the first time in episode #3. He shares his initial impressions and does some experimenting with the new Yamaha PSR-SX900 ‘Mini Genos’. He took us through a selection of voices and sounds and mixed them up a little to see […]

Yamaha PSR SX700 Keyboard Walkaround Guide

Posted by, on October 2, 2019.

So, today we’re going to have a close up look at the brand new Yamaha PSR SX700 keyboard – it looks fantastic and I can’t wait to hear it in action. We have lots of videos on our Youtube channel: comparisons, reviews, playthroughs, tutorials – make sure you have a look at those by click […]

Yamaha P515 Walkaround Video

Posted by, on July 31, 2019.

The Yamaha P-515 is [one of] Yamaha’s top end stage pianos and is well suited to a player of any playing ability. It is packed with an array of high quality sounds [voices] and is perfect for gigging musicians. The wooden keys make all the difference in my opinion. Now, we know what it’s like […]


Posted by, on July 30, 2019.

Look… all I’m saying is the Yamaha S-Series keyboards are AWESOME and ePianos are having a C L E A R A N C E  S A L E, which means one of two things: 1) You can buy yourself an s series keyboard without breaking the bank account & 2) We’re awesome for doing […]

Yamaha Genos Update 1.4 Available now

Posted by, on July 9, 2019.

Note: Genos update 2.0 is coming very soon. Click here for the latest… Yes, you heard correctly… the brand new Genos update 1.4 is now available and it’s definitely worth doing. Want to know exactly what’s changed? Keep reading… Yamaha’s press release states: ‘… The Genos has always been a unique tool for performance and […]

‘B’ Stock Yamaha YDP Models Available Now

Posted by, on April 9, 2019.

Following the release of the new YDP range (the YDP144, YDP164, YDP-S53, YDP-S34), the older models have now been discontinued. However, we have stock leftover and have some incredible discounts on offer to get them gone! Now what does ‘B’ stock actually mean? Well, I can tell you it’s new in the box just as […]

Left Hand Chords by Paul Herrington

Posted by, on April 8, 2019.

LEFT HAND ACMP ON ELECTRONIC KEYBOARDS (Playing Chords with Less Movement) UNDERSTANDING CHORD CONFIGURATIONS. You might find yourself looking at a melody with added chords above looking like this At this point it is worth pointing out that your keyboard ‘fingering type’ should be set to FINGERED on BASS (if you have that facility!) Let’s […]

Yamaha CSP150 vs Yamaha CSP170 Comparison Video!

Posted by, on March 23, 2019.

The Yamaha CSP Series are two next-generation digital pianos, combing all the best elements (and more) to give you the best possible opportunity to play like a pro and enjoy yourself while you do it. The ‘S’ in C-S-P stands for ‘Smart’ and that is certainly what they are. The beauty of the CSP range […]

How to adjust the volume balance on Yamaha Genos Keyboard

Posted by, on March 9, 2019.

When you split the Genos voice parts, it is vital that you get the balance between them just right. The RIGHT1 and LEFT hand voices should seamlessly sit with each other in the mix. In some cases, you may not wish for this to be the case but in any instance, you’ll certainly need the […]

How To Make a Blank Registration Set on a Yamaha Genos

Posted by, on March 5, 2019.

Ever wanted to start from scratch and have a blank set of registrations on the Genos? You have? Me too. I find having a completely fresh set of the 10 blue buttons much more exciting as a musician – the blank canvas ready for your masterpiece. It also makes it a little bit easier to […]

What should your child’s next piano be?

Posted by, on February 23, 2019.

So, they’ve kept up the practice on the keyboard they begged you for last Christmas and thankfully they’re still interested! It’s usually not too long until their teacher says that they’ll need something a little better. This is because they have improved to a standard where they can express themselves on the piano and will […]

Deal of the week – Used Yamaha Clavinova CVP605 in black (6th Feb 2019)

Posted by, on February 7, 2019.

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Grab this piano before it goes! – For this week only we have reduced the price of our preowned Yamaha CVP605 in black walnut from £2999 to only £2799. This includes free UK delivery and installation. (exc islands and highlands) BUY NOW VIA OUR WEBSITE: This is a very recent model from Yamaha (made until […]

Looking for a Piano this Christmas? Here’s our Top 3 to suit all budgets!

Posted by, on December 19, 2018. Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Have you watched the John Lewis Christmas Advert yet? We love it here in the office! It tells the story of Elton John, reversing chronologically back through his life and career to the moment it all began when, on one Christmas morning, a very young Elton John received a very special gift – a Piano! […]


Posted by, on September 18, 2018. Tags: , , , , , , ,

We have just received news here at ePianos that the highly anticipated release of the Yamaha P-515 personal piano has now been postponed until early October. We’re on the edge of our seats here waiting for it to turn up in the shop – not only are we excited to have one in our showroom […]

Yamaha Smart Pianist App review for P-125

Posted by, on September 13, 2018.

If you haven’t seen it already, Yamaha have released a really exciting, new app called ‘Smart Pianist’ (careful how you say it!) which is compatible with a variety of their current and upcoming range of keyboards and digital pianos. Chris Hammond and I went to Yamaha recently and we had a chance to have a […]

Get £1269 off a new Yamaha Genos! – OFFER ENDS JULY 31st

Posted by, on July 25, 2018.

We are offering a massive £1269 discount on new Yamaha Genos’s sold before the end of July. A new Yamaha Genos would normally cost £4259, but until the end of July you can buy one for only £2990! Call us today on 01295 266788 to order yours before it’s too late. We are also offering […]

Second hand digital pianos – A buyer’s guide

Posted by, on July 18, 2018.

Buying a second hand or preowned piano is a really good option if you are buying for a beginner because you don’t have to spend too much money to ‘test the water’ and see if they are going to take up playing seriously. If you are an experienced player already and you know where to […]

New Yamaha P-515 personal piano review

Posted by Chris Hammond, on June 28, 2018. Tags: , , , , , ,

Today has seen Yamaha bring us their highest quality portable piano namely the P-515 ‘personal piano’ which replaces the Yamaha P255. Chris (@chrisonpiano) and Isaac (@isaacstuart) have been having a really close look and made the review video below. The major new feature that P515 brings us is the NWX keyboard action. This means that […]