The Kawai 6'6" Artist Grand has the statuesque presence and resonant power to grace a rectial hall, yet not over power the more intimate musical ambiance of your home or studio.
This versatility is enhanced by a wondrfully responsive touch which will satisfy the artistic needs of any player, from the dilligent learner to the demading professional.
For optimum tone, touch, and beauty in any setting, the RX-5 is an ideal choice.
The soundboard of the Rx-5 is tapered, for improved tonal response, and made of solid spruce. The inner rim, optimally intended to reflect vibration back to the soundboard, is made of Matoa hardwood. The piano has duplex scaling, with a bass bridge made of hard rock maple. A treble bridge, vertically laminated, is made of alternating maple and mahogany. The Rx-5's keys are made of spruce, with NEOTEX white and black keytops, and the the bass strings are solid-copper wound. It has lighter hammers, made of lower-density felt, for a mellow tone.
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Weight 742 lbs.
Size 2186 sq. in.
White Key Surfaces NEOTEX
Black Key Surfaces NEOTEX
Key Material Spruce
Music Rack Hard Finish
Fallboard Soft Fall
Scale Full Duplex
Casters Solid Brass
At Kawai, the quest for perfection is not just an ideal...but a duty."
These words describe a philosophy which spans three generations - a singular commitment which has made Kawai a world leader in the art of piano making. It is this continual pursuit of excellence... the endless quest to perfect the art of the piano... that inspired the creation of the RX Series Grand Pianos.
The RX Series is a unified line of superb instruments offering one consistent level of exceptional grand piano performance. Each RX Grand is the result of uncompromising craftsmanship, honed by generations of experience and refinement. Collectively, they represent a world-class selection of models offering a lifetime of musical joy and pleasure.