Casio celebrates World Music Day with launching something new!

Casio CTK-2500_F

Casio’s newest electronic musical instruments offer a comprehensive feature set geared to enrich the learning experience and explore new musical genres.The new Portable CTK-3500, CTK-2500, CTK-1500 keyboards are outfitted with Casio’s Voice Fingering Guide, Step-up Lesson System, and Lesson Lite which enable beginners to learn built-in songs, phase-by-phase, at their own individual pace. With the LCD display, consumers can learn both music notation and correct hand positioning, while Casio’s innovative Scoring System evaluates performance so users can track their progress.

Casio India in accordance with its tradition of designing instruments aimed around creativity & contribution, has added simple & interactive learning features to the keyboard to make learning more fun because the student can now download any song he/she wishes to learn and easier than ever before as learning becomes more interactive when one is connected to a smart device. Casio has developedthese with the vision of enabling people who have no experience playing an electronic keyboard to have fun while also helping experienced keyboard players expand their repertoires.

The new CTK-2500, CTK-3500 alsofeatures a direct connection to the new Chordana Play app, allowing users to learn to play their favorite songs via downloadable MIDI files. This unique connection operates over a standard 1/8″ (3.5mm) stereo cable between an iOS or android device and the keyboard.

In addition, all of these new keyboards feature Casio’s exciting new Dance Music Mode, which divides the piano keyboard into different instrument sections like drums, bass, and more. By playing different combinations of keys, users can easily create and instantly remix interesting and exciting dance music. Dance Music Mode offers 50 built-in styles, as well as familiar effects like stutter and filter.

Chordana Play App

Chordana Play is a free music app developed with the vision of enabling people who have no experience playing an electronic keyboard to have fun, while also helping seasoned keyboard players expand their repertoires. The app can automatically play 50 songs, from pop to classical and more. As the song plays, the app displays the correct keyboard position for both hands in real time in the piano roll window. Users can also play by touching the virtual keyboard, and they go even deeper with the lesson and scoring functions. Additionally, users can import song data (MIDI format) into Chordana Play, link to other electronic keyboards in Casio’s portfolio (CTK-2500 & CTK-3500 only) and connect to both Apple and Android tablets and smartphone using a standard audio cable.