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NAMM 2016: M-Audio Announce Accent Digital Piano and Accent Module

M-Audio Accent Digital Piano and Accent Module
M-Audio Accent Digital Piano and Accent Module
Recognizing a need for an affordable 88-key digital piano that has the professional features, versatility, natural playing response and rich sound to meet any requirement, M-Audio has met the challenge head-on with their all-new Accent Digital Piano.

This high-performance digital piano features authentic hammer-action weighted 88-key keypad, 20 built-in voices and top-quality AIR Music Technology Steinway piano samples.

The USB-MIDI and MIDI DIN outputs let you use the digital piano in conjunction with your computer, turning the Accent 88 into multi-functional MIDI controller. You can also connect this digital piano to external devices such as audio interfaces and speakers with the 1/4" output and 2 x 1/4" headphone outputs.

Also new for winter NAMM 2016 is the M-Audio Accent Sound Module - an add-on expansion for the M-Audio Accent 88.

This compact unit connects to any USB or 5-pin MIDI Controller, allowing you to convert your standalone digital piano into a stage piano without needing a computer to act as a go-between. It features 20 built-in voices with the ability to split or layer up to three voices simultaneously.

"The Accent really fills a need for an affordable 88-key digital piano that feels great and has all the features and versatility a player could want,%u201D %u201CThe Accent Module is the ideal answer for anyone who wants that stage piano sound and feature-set and doesn't want to deal with a laptop. The M-Audio Accents are going to make a lot of players very happy." - JC Sutherland, Product Manager for M-Audio.

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By Liz Cage

Posted on 21 Jan 2016 18:07 to category : Instruments News

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