Introducing the Roland RD-88 Compact Stage Piano
RD pianos have been the choice of professional keyboardists for more than 30 years, appearing on stages around the world. Now you can have the acclaimed RD sound and playability in a lighter, more accessible, and more affordable instrument.
The RD 88 features a lightweight and compact design so even in the smallest venues it fits in perfectly and transport between gigs is a breeze. However, for such a small package, it really packs a punch utilizing its onboard, room filling speaker system.
The easy to use interface creates a slick experience on stage, optimised for performance and allowing you to focus on the things that matter.
World-class playabilityFor over three decades, Rolands RD range have been trusted by music professionals to perform gig after gig the world over. One key reason is how playable they are, and how connected you feel when you play one. You get sturdy controls and smooth. reliable keyboard action that feels natural, never stiff or spongy.
Authentic SoundsA great stage piano needs sounds that are authentic and have character. The RD-88 draws upon its rich heritage and features newly developed SuperNATURAL pianos and electric pianos that can go from sparkle to grit with a few knob twists. And for extra versatility, there's an expandable selection of acoustic and electronic sounds from Rolands historic legacy using the ZEN-Core Synthesis System found in their flagship synthesizers.
Easy to navigate controlsOne of the many great features of the Roland digital piano is it's intuitive controls and friendly layout. This allows you to give confident and expressive performances, without having to worry about finding the right control to use. Vital controls are clearly marked and always in reach, so you can quickly find your favourite sounds, add effects, or shape the tonal balance on the fly to suit the venue.
Compact for easy transport and set-upThe RD-88's compact design makes it easy to take with you on the road, or to practice with at home. Its lightweight and sturdy build makes it easy to take with you and quick to set up, even on small stags or in cramped rehearsal spaces. And the room-filling integrated speaker system is ultra-convenient and lets you play with less clutter and less fuss.