Keyboard Magazine - August 2016 - Hiromi

Keyboard Magazine - August 2016 - Hiromi


With her new album Spark, Hiromi endeavors to capture the essence of creative inspiration. In our interview, she takes us inside her approach to composing and performing.

Acoustic Upright and Grand – A look inside Yamaha’s Disklavier Enspire modern reproducing piano.

New Gear: Our monthly wrap-up of the most significant new products from the keyboard, recording, and professional audio worlds.

Play: Jazz – 5 more ways to play like our cover artist, Hiromi

         Jazz – Martin Bejerano helps you develop better solo piano chops

         Jazz/Rock – George Whitty’s minor pentatonic primer

Know: The Art Of Synth Soloing – A look at the jazz-rock playing techniques of Tom Coster.

             Sound Design – Fundamental programming concepts with our friend, the sine wave.

CODA: 5 things that piano repair and tuning expert Larry Buck has learned about piano regulation.

Online Now! Remembering Prince: Learn keyboard techniques from his songs, and look inside his purple Yamaha grand.