Thomann's Cool Online Guides

Here's a list of our current Online Guides. Each one extends over several pages and explains a specific product area in simple terms with the aid of pictures and diagrams, covering their history, use, and different types. Some documents cover complete setups, and others specific techniques of use. If you’re unsure of how to go about choosing the right product for you, or you just want to know more about any of these topics, read on!

Digital Pianos

Digital Pianos

Choosing a digital piano actually involves many of the same considerations as choosing a real piano.

Controller Keyboards

Controller Keyboards

At the simplest level, a controller keyboard, also commonly known as a "master" keyboard.

Choosing a Beginner's Instr.

Choosing a Beginner's Instr.

The first hurdle though, is to decide on which instrument to learn?

Acoustic Piano

Acoustic Piano

The central place of the piano in modern music cannot be overstated.

Synthesizers

Synthesizers

There are a wealth of synthesisers available today, ranging from hardware keyboards to virtual software instruments.

Stage Pianos

Stage Pianos

Stage Pianos - What can these digital pianos do?

Portable Keyboards

Portable Keyboards

Portable keyboards now offer a wealth of features to suit both the first time musician and professional songwriter alike.

Grooveboxes

Grooveboxes

The single most important element in any style of dance music is the ‘groove’, a chemistry of rhythm for your song that can make or break its overall feel.

Controllers

Controllers

These days, musicians are experiencing the increasing complexity of their instruments and devices at first hand - regain some of the control you've lost!

E-Drums

E-Drums

Electronic drum sets are an instrument to reckon with.

Workstation Keyboards

Workstation Keyboards

The workstation keyboards has come of age and found niches in many different areas.

Equalisers

Equalisers

EQ is perhaps the least noticed of all types of audio processing, but also the most important.

Software Sequencers

Software Sequencers

Software Sequencing as a term is deeply inadequate to describe the power of the programs now available to the computer-based musician.

Keyboard Amps

Keyboard Amps

Keyboard Amps - If you want to be heard as a keyboardist, you don't have many options.

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