Possibly the best available keyboard for beginners the Yamaha EZ-220 is aimed primarily at an audience of eager learners, with its range of teaching tools that make learning to play the keyboard fun, and easier than ever.
The 61-key, touch responsive Yamaha EZ-220 Keyboard has lighted keys, which, along with the built-in Yamaha Education Suite, show you which keys to play, while the LCD screen displays which fingers should be where. This in addition to the keyboard’s wireless connectivity to the Apple iPad and the free Yamaha Page Turner app. A USB TO HOST port allows for connection from the Yamaha EZ220 Keyboard to your computer, and countless educational music programmes.
Alongside all its educational facilities the Yamaha EZ-220 Keyboard also has a number of fun functions. Along with the dedicated Piano mode, which gives you a great sounding, authentic grand piano sound, the Yamaha EZ 220 offers 392 Voices; letting you play strings, guitars, brass, synthesizers, drums and more. There are also 100 preset accompaniment styles to jam along to (it’s like having your own personal virtual band).
Yamaha 'EZ-220 Page Turner' app for iPad
A fantastic addition to the keyboard, the free Yamaha Page Turner app for the iPad* includes the score for the Yamaha EZ-220 Keyboard’s 100 preset songs, and will even turn the pages for you as you play, so you can concentrate on your learning. Sitting comfortable on the included music rest the iPad, loaded with Page Turner, can also record your playing/singing for you to quickly and easily review your performance.
* iPad sold separately, access to app store required
Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.)
Allowing you to learn at your own pace, and in a way that suits you, the Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.) that comes built-in to the Yamaha EZ-220 Keyboard offers a number of tools for self-teaching.
With each song providing a number of easy steps to learn you can choose whether you learn with just your left or right hand, or both hands together. It’s as simple as selecting the song you wish to learn and pressing Start. The keyboard will light the keys that you need to play, the LCD screen will display the correct fingering, an iPad (with Yamaha Page Turner) will display the score and the Yamaha EZ-220 Keyboard will even wait until you have finished playing the correct key before moving on, so you are never left trying to catch up.
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