FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
CASIO RECEIVES MUSIC INC. MAGAZINE’S SUMMER NAMM 2019 EDITORS CHOICE AWARD
DOVER, NEW JERSEY, AUGUST 8, 2019 –
Company’s New Casiotone Keyboards Recognized
Today, Casio America, Inc.
a leading innovator in the world of electronic musical instrument technology, is excited to announce that its new Casiotone
keyboards have received an Editors Choice Award from Music Inc. magazine. The Music Inc. editors hand-picked the best gear they saw at Summer NAMM 2019 in Nashville, TN for this recognition, including Casio’s new Casiotone
keyboards. All winners will be featured in Music Inc’s September Post-NAMM Report issue.
“We are humbled by the third consecutive Editors Choice Award recognition from Music Inc. magazine," said Stephen Schmidt, Vice President of Casio’s Electronic Musical Instrument Division. “This award is further evidence of our ongoing dedication to the music industry by providing instruments that are both innovative and affordable for musicians of all levels. We couldn’t be happier to see the new Casiotone keyboards chosen for this honor."
Casio’s new Casiotone series of keyboards consists of three models including the CT-S200
(black, red and white), CT-S300
(midnight blue) and LK-S250
(black). Weighing in at just six pounds, the new models offer a refreshed design including a slim chassis with integrated handle, and 61 keys, ideal for playing at home or on the go. Each keyboard is jam-packed with 400 tones, 77 rhythms, 50 patterns for Dance Music Mode, USB MIDI, LCD screen, music rest, a power adaptor and more! Additionally, all three models are compatible with the Chordana Play app, while the LK-S250 also boasts Casio’s Step-Up lesson system.
The Casiotone CT-S200
(MSRP: $179), CT-S300
(MSRP: $209), and LK-S250
(MSRP: $229) will be available at select music dealers nationwide later this year. To learn more about Casio’s full portfolio of electronic musical instruments, please visit www.CasioMusicGear.com
About Casio America, Inc.
Casio America, Inc., Dover, N.J., is the U.S. subsidiary of Casio Computer Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of consumer electronics and business equipment solutions. Established in 1957, Casio America, Inc. markets calculators, keyboards, digital cameras, mobile presentation devices, disc title and label printers, watches, cash registers and other consumer electronic products. Casio has strived to fulfill its corporate creed of “creativity and contribution" through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products. For more information, visit casio.com/home.