The Yamaha DGX-530 features a brand new upgraded piano sample and features Yamaha's new Graded Soft Touch keyboard action. The Music Database on the Yamaha DGX-530 has also been extended to 300 presets and can now connect to Music Finder + service via a PC. Plus, all the best sounds on the Yamaha DGX-530 are available at the push of button and recording virtuoso performances is simple with the built-in recorder. The Yamaha Education Suite and USB connectivity (USB to Device) also add additional functionality to the DGX-530. The Yamaha DGX530 features:
- 88-Note Graded Soft Touch keyboard action
- 500 high quality AWM sounds including a new piano sample
- 6-Track song recorder
- Upgradeable Music Database with Music Finder +
- Includes Stand and Adaptor
Just as on an actual piano, the lower keys on the DGX-530 are heavy in touch and the higher keys are light, with soft touch of digital keyboard for beginners. Amazingly Realistic Sounds - Yamaha's highly acclaimed Sweet! and Cool! Voices deliver incredibly natural and dynamic sound. Use the Pitch Bend wheel, and hear these Voices - especially the Sax and Trumpet - truly come alive! The DGX530 comes with A huge palette of acoustic and electronically amplified instrument sounds. A blend of long, stereo and multi-layered samples is used to fully capture the natural presence, resonance, expression and vibrato of the real instrument.
In addition to each song's default style, you can select any other style to play the song with the DGX-530's Easy Song Arranger feature. This means that you can play a song that is normally a ballad, for example, as a bossa nova, as a hip-hop tune, etc. You can create totally different arrangements by changing the style with which a song is played. You can also change the song's melody voice and the keyboard voice for a complete change of image.
When you play back a song on the Yamaha DGX-530, the corresponding score will be shown on the display as the song plays. This is a great way to learn how to read music. If the song contains lyric and chord data*, the lyrics and chords will also appear on the score display. * No lyrics or chords will appear on the display if the song does not contain the appropriate lyric and chord data.
The DGX530 also features the Yamaha Education Suite (Y.E.S.), which is an advanced set of helpful learning tools built into the instrument, letting you teach yourself how to play and perform. Y.E.S. helps you master a song with easy lesson steps. Each lesson can be done in isolation with either your left hand or right hand, or both.