Yamaha Music has announced the launch of two new musical instruments – the “PSR-I400” Keyboard and “F280” Acoustic Guitar under the ‘Make-in-India’ initiative. With this launch, the company aims at strengthening its existing portfolio and bring in professional equipment for a wide range of customers.
The “PSR-I400” Keyboard brings in a comprehensive collection of features including Indian instruments (Voices) and an auto-accompaniment function (Styles) that draws from a broad spectrum of Indian music genres. The company boasts of The PSR-I400 as a unique portable keyboard for beginners who are willing to learn Indian music.
This Keyboard comes equipped with a number of lesson functions including a built-in Tabla/Mridangam and Tanpura function called “Riyaz”. With the Riyaz feature, one can learn to play songs or traditional Indian “Ragas” at a fast pace making the whole process enjoyable.
Takashi Haga, Managing Director, Yamaha Music India quoted, “We strongly believe the best way to learn to play an instrument is when you enjoy playing the instrument; the more your children relish playing an instrument, the more they improve and greater is their commitment to continue to learn and inculcate music in their lives.”
On the other hand, the F280 Acoustic Guitar is launched as an exclusive model for the Indian market and comes at an affordable price. Made in Yamaha Music India factory, the F280 is equipped with comfortable playability for beginners. The acoustic guitar has passed a series of quality tests offering high durability and stability thus evidencing Yamaha’s trademark quality standard.
“In true sense, these instruments share every bit of passion that ignites our premium range and are perfect for beginners, students as well as seasoned players”, added Rehan Siddiqui, Assistant General Manager (Musical Instruments) Sales & Marketing, Yamaha Music India.
Speaking about the pricing and availability, the PSR-I400 Keyboard will be available at an introductory price of INR 18,990 and the F280 Acoustic Guitar will be sold for INR 6,990 at various Yamaha authorised retail outlets across India.