Product Description for the Yamaha NP-12
Exquisite tone in a light, compact instrument—the Piaggero NP Series portable keyboards are an ideal combination of elegance and simplicity. Designed around the essential elements that let you concentrate on playing, NP Series keyboards focus on the inspiration and enjoyment of playing a piano, and feature the pure tone of one of the finest grand pianos that Yamaha has ever made.
Piaggero: Sometimes less really is more
The compact, elegant silhouette of the Piaggero NP Series is certain to catch your eye and make a lasting impression. Featuring a simple, practical design with only a few buttons and your choice of 61 or 76 keys, these space-saving stylish instruments can be played right out of the box. You can even choose from a black or white finish to suit your taste and playing environment.
From the first note, Piaggero will amaze you with its compact size and the high-quality Voices it features, from the beautiful, rich tones sampled from a Yamaha concert grand piano, to a sweet electric piano and other great-sounding Voices that are fun to play.
The NP-12 features a “Piano-Style keyboard”, it is amazingly natural and expressive, and you can take it anywhere to play.
Goes where you go, plays where you want to play
With Piaggero, you can practice and play more because it's light enough to be carried in one hand and runs on batteries, you can take it anywhere.
Connect to your iOS device for even more fun
Yamaha offers a range of apps such as Digital Piano Controller, Metronome, and NoteStar for use with the Piaggero series. You can easily connect your iOS device (sold separately) to the USB TO HOST terminal with a Lightning Camera Adaptor (sold separately) on your Piaggero instrument, or wirelessly with the optional UD-BT01, for easy operation and added performance functions.
Record and listen
The Record button offers you easy one-touch recording of your practice sessions, performances or original compositions so you can listen back or share with friends and family.