Roland FP-60 Overview
The black FP-60-BK 88-Key Digital Piano from Roland is a high-quality piano with 88 touch-sensitive keys, built-in speakers, and an ergonomic and portable design. Equipped with Roland’s SuperNATURAL sound engine, the FP-60 has modern Bluetooth wireless connectivity built-in and can be used in various environments—small venues, houses of worship, classrooms, and more—by musicians to cover a wide variety of musical styles.
Featuring electric pianos, strings, organs, and synth sounds from Roland’s flagship instruments, the FP-60’s 288-voice polyphony and PHA-4 keyboard with escapement and ivory-feel keys incorporates the latest sensing technology to translate your playing naturally. Store your favorite sounds—plus other useful settings like layers and splits—in 30 user locations for quick recall.
In addition, the onboard speaker system is not only suitable for home use, but projects in small performance venues, eliminating the need to carry an external sound system. There is a three-band equalizer on the front panel that allows you to shape the sound as needed to fit the venue. Furthermore, with Bluetooth connectivity, wirelessly pair with your smartphone or tablet and transform the way you perform and practice. Stream music through the FP-60’s speakers and play along at home, or use the FP-60 to stream backing tracks at the gig.
Finally, install Roland’s free Piano Partner 2 app on your device and get access to rhythm accompaniments that follow the chords you play. MIDI over Bluetooth is also supported for connecting to GarageBand for iOS and other music creation apps.
- Natural Sound and Keyboard Feel in a Go-Anywhere Design
- The SuperNATURAL Piano engine provides the dynamic, expressive sound of an acoustic grand, with rich, complex overtone changes that naturally follow your touch. With 288 notes of polyphony, you can use the damper pedal for authentic acoustic performances. The PHA-4 keyboard with escapement and ivory feel keys incorporates the latest sensing technology to accurately translate your playing nuances for natural expression.
- Cover Various Musical Styles with a Wide Selection of Sounds
- The FP-60 has a selection of pro-grade electric pianos, strings, organs, and synths, giving you sound options for nearly any musical genre. You can store your favorite sounds—plus other useful settings like layers and splits—in 30 user registrations for quick recall. Dedicated upper and lower volume sliders are within easy reach, allowing you to fine-tune the balance of your sound.
- Built-In Sound System, Ready for Gigging
- The FP-60’s sound projects well in small performance venues, eliminating the need to carry an external sound system. The speakers and integrated amplifier have been tuned to produce every tonal detail, and the dedicated speaker boxes have been engineered into the keyboard cabinet to deliver rich sound with impressive dynamic range. With a three-band equalizer on the front panel, it’s easy to shape the sound as needed to fit the venue.
- Connect Your Smartphone or Tablet via Bluetooth and Expand Your Creative Options
- With the FP-60’s convenient Bluetooth connectivity, you can wirelessly pair with your smartphone or tablet and transform the way you perform and practice. You can stream music through the piano’s onboard speakers for play-along fun at home or as a backing track at the gig. Installing Roland’s free Piano Partner 2 app on your device provides access to all sorts of rhythm accompaniments that intelligently follow the chords you play. MIDI over Bluetooth is also supported, allowing you to use the FP-60 with GarageBand for iOS and a variety of other music creation apps.