Westlake Village, CA (November 10, 2020) – Guitar Center, the world’s largest musical instrument retailer, announces the availability of a revolutionary new product: the Carry-on 88-Key Folding Piano and MIDI Controller. Finding a practical solution to practice while travelling for piano and keyboard players has always been a problem. Previously, travel keyboards had smaller keys, while roll-up solutions lacked the feel of a real instrument. Weighing in at only 3.5 lbs (1.6 kg) and measuring only 12.9-inches (33 cm) long when folded, the Carry-on Folding Piano is a unique standard-sized 88-key piano in a compact, foldable, easy-to-store, portable format. With a built-in sound engine with 128 high-quality voices and 128 built-in rhythms, as well as 30 backing tracks and MIDI over USB, this is the ultimate go-anywhere piano. Additionally, with up to eight hours of playing time on a full charge via the built-in USB rechargeable battery, the Carry-on 88-Key Folding Piano and MIDI Controller is a fun and convenient way to take and make music on the go.
Play any time using headphones (3.5-mm output) or the built-in stereo speakers (the 3.5-mm output can also be used as a line-out to connect outside amplifiers and interfaces). The piano has an onboard metronome with six accent settings, plus comes with a sustain pedal, USB charging cable and a branded carry-on tote bag for safe travel.
Carry-on 88-Key Folding Piano and MIDI Controller specifications:
- Standard-size keys for real playing feel and muscle memory development
- All-in-1 solution: 128 sounds, 128 rhythms, 30 backing tracks, stereo speakers, polyphonic, metronome, tempo control, transpose function, MIDI over USB, headphone out, sustain pedal
- Built-in USB rechargeable battery gives up to eight hours of normal playing time with full charge
- Weight: 3.5 lbs (1.6 kg)
- Dimensions: Folded only 12.9" x 4.7" x 3.3" (33 x 12 x 8.5 cm)
- Sustain pedal
- Note sheet
- Carry-on Tote bag
- USB charging cable
View “The World’s Only 88-Key Folding Carry-on Piano” video here.
The Carry-on 88-Key Folding Piano and MIDI Controller is available now at a $99 price point and makes a great gift for musicians at all skill levels.
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About Guitar Center:
Guitar Center is a leading retailer of musical instruments, lessons, repairs and rentals in the U.S. With nearly 300 stores across the U.S. and one of the top direct sales websites in the industry, Guitar Center has helped people make music for more than 50 years. Guitar Center also provides customers with various musician-based services, including Guitar Center Lessons, where musicians of all ages and skill levels can learn to play a variety of instruments in many music genres; GC Repairs, an on-site maintenance and repairs service; and GC Rentals, a program offering easy rentals of instruments and other sound reinforcement gear. Additionally, Guitar Center’s sister brands include Music & Arts, which operates more than 200 stores specializing in band & orchestral instruments for sale and rental, serving teachers, band directors, college professors and students, and Musician’s Friend, a leading direct marketer of musical instruments in the United States. For more information about Guitar Center, please visit www.guitarcenter.com.
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