New Gear Review: Yamaha's CP4 Stage Piano

Yamaha’s CP4 Stage Piano

Match its 88-note Natural Wood Graded Hammer action with 45 voices from Yamaha’s premium handcrafted grand pianos, including the CFX, CFIIIS and S6, 47 vintage electric pianos with Virtual Circuit Modeling effects and you have just the start of the CP4 Stage Piano at $2,999 MSRP. You’ll also want the 321 sounds based on Yamaha’s flagship MOTIF synthesizer included in this slim, lightweight design with its large lighted buttons for splits and layers.

At $2,399 MSRP the CP40 Stage also has a selection of grand piano sounds based on the Yamaha CFIIIs and one of the Premium Collection grand pianos. It also includes 35 vintage electric pianos, 247 Motif instrument Voices and 62 VCM effects. The CP40 comes with Graded Hammer action with the same simplified interface as the CP4. For more information, visit http://usa.yamaha.com/productsyamahaCP4