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We the keyboard-playing people are getting to enjoy pretty great sound for prices creeping ever closer to chump change. The Kross is Ostensi...

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Akai Professional, innovator of audio sampling technology for music production and performance, announces the availability of the iMPC Pro app ...

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Developer 8Dio's Legacy Piano Series marks the next evolution in hyper-realistic piano sampling – both in regards to playability, character ...

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As keyboardists, we often have to play left-hand bass, whether in an organ trio or casual cover gig. The best way to internalize the logic behind great bass lines is to study actual lines played by great bassists. In this lesson, we’ll focus specifically on the style of the legendary jazz bassist Ray Brown, with whom I had the pleasure of playing with for three years from 1997 through 1999. Here are five ways to build better bass lines.

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