Casio Music launches new keyboards


Casio Music, innovators in the digital musical instrument industry, has unveiled four new models within its keyboard range; LK-135, LK-265, CTK-1500 and  CTK-3500 – available now in stores nationwide.

All four new models host an array of contemporary functions to enhance the playing experience, from App compatibility to Dance Music Mode. Available on all the models is the Dance Music Mode, which allows beginners of all ages to use the keys to mix loops, drum patterns and effects together to create dance music tracks at the simple press of a key.

The Light Up Keys feature, available on the LK-135 and LK-265, is an innovative light-up key system that shows the player which notes to play – a simple and effective way to provide the best start to keyboard playing.

The LK-265 and CTK-3500 are Chordana App compatible – a free music app that makes learning to play the keyboard fun by displaying notes graphically in real time within a piano roll window on your chosen tablet.

Other key features include:

  • LK-135 – Easy to Use Lessons:
    • An LCD screen and voice prompts helps learners with the basics
  • LK-265, CTK-3500 – Touch Sensitive Keys:
    • Piano-shaped keys to encourage expressive playing
  • LK-265:
    • 400 tones and 150 rhythms to suit a diverse range of music styles
  • CTK-1500:
    • 120 tones and 70 accompaniment styles to suit a wide range of music
  • CTK-3500:
    • 400 built-in tones to keep playing inspired
    • Audio Input allows connection to a Media Player

Neil Evans, Divisional Manager at Casio Music UK says: “We’re excited to unveil the latest additions to our keyboard range which we believe will ignite the passion of the budding musician. The new models feature some innovative functionality such as the Chordana Play App, which all beginners will no doubt benefit from. At Casio Music, we are proud to offer our customers innovative instruments at affordable prices.”

The LK-135, LK-265, CTK-1500 and CTK-3500 are available at selected stores now, to find your nearest retailer, you can visit Casio Music’s recently refreshed  website at The redesign signifies a shift in a new creative direction for the brand, with its modern and intuitive sensibilities improving the customer experience.