Yamaha Disklavier E3 Review. The E3 is an elegant, sophisticated, and an 'intelligent' piano, designed to add a touch of class and musicality to any home.
It is not only a marvel of acoustic piano engineering, however. It is equipped with technological capabilities that expand beyond the traditional uses of a piano, opening up many new and diverse creative possibilities.
There is so much more you can do with the Disklavier E3 piano than simply sit before it and play music, although you will find that it's an excellent tool for doing this. Here you are able to express, and capture, your talents on an integrated acoustic and digital platform.
However, there may be times when you simply want to listen to piano music without having to play it yourself. With the Yamaha Disklavier E3, you can sit back and let the piano play music for you.
Yamaha has incorporated electronics into this piano model, giving it several remarkable functionalities. It has the ability to play itself, using an onboard control unit programmed with Yamaha's PianoSoft software to guide it through a variety of musical pieces.
When you purchase the Disklavier E3, you also receive a special set of music CDs that can be loaded into the piano's control unit and played. Using the CD to direct it, the piano will perform the music like a pro, and you can change the track or end the performance via a remote control.
You can also adjust the volume on the Disklavier E3 as it best pleases you. At very low volume levels, the piano will produce sounds that are just above a whisper and yet retain a high degree of tonal clarity.
As part of our Yamaha Disklavier E3 Review, another remarkable feature worth honorable mention is the Internet Direct Connection (IDC) that allows the instrument to connect directly to web services, such as Disklavier Radio. You can make use of IDC to stream musical broadcasts from Disklavier Radio to your piano at home. The Disklavier E3 will accompany the uninterrupted music stream of your choice. At least 11 different channels of music are available from the Disklavier Radio web service.
One of the features that turns the Disklavier E3 into a full-blown home entertainment center is its built-in amplified speaker system. Top-quality Yamaha speakers are angled to help make for a full and vibrant sound that fills the space you are listening in. The powerful speakers of the Yamaha Disklavier E3 serve to enhance any piano performance, bringing additional life and force to the music you enjoy the most.