Learning piano on a non-weight non-full-size keyboard is less than ideal and could be discouraging, but electronic keyboards are the most affordable way to get started. It is recommended that you upgrade to a digital piano as soon as possible.
Is it OK to learn piano on a keyboard?
Parents of students and adult learners wonder if it’s ok to start taking lessons using a keyboard or a digital piano. Yes, is the short answer? It is ok to start learning on a keyboard.
Is it better to buy a keyboard or a piano?
A digital piano can be used if you’re just starting to play. A keyboard is a better choice if you want to use a variety of sounds more easily in production or recording.
What keyboard do I need to learn piano?
If you want to learn to play an instrument, you need 66 keys and 72 keys. If you plan on playing a traditional piano one day, you should have a full 88 keys. Many keyboards have fewer than 66 keys.
Is a 61-key keyboard good for beginners?
A 61-key keyboard can be a good option for beginners, it’s big enough for two handed playing, but saves on space and money when compared to an 88-key model. Some are better for beginners than others.