KEY BOARD

WHAT IS KEY BOARD

*A musical keyboard is the set of adjacent depressible levers or keys on a musical instrument.

*Keyboards typically contain keys for playing the twelve notes of the Western musical scale.

*With a combination of larger, longer keys and smaller, shorter keys that repeats at the interval of an octave.

*Depressing a key on the keyboard makes the instrument produce sounds.

*Since the most commonly encountered keyboard instrument is the piano, the keyboard layout is often referred to as the piano keyboard.

TYPES OF KEY BOARD

1). Beginner keyboard.

2). Arranger keyboard.

3).  Digital work station.

    4). Synthesizer keyboard.

5). Organ keyboard.

6). Hybrid keyboard.

7). Digital piano

Beginner keyboard

*Beginner keyboards are designed with the novice student in mind.

*Beginner keyboards generally range from two to four octaves and offer a limited selection of digitized instrument sounds for entertainment variety.