Whether it be playing songs, relaxing, and/or entertaining guests, the piano is a musical instrument that allows you to accomplish all three. Continue reading to see three of the geekiest examples, inspired by Walyou.
The $20,000 Compiano — based on an upright grand piano — isn’t any old musical instrument, as this particular model features an integrated 26-inch Philips LCD monitor, an 3.8-GHz processor, 1GB of memory, 500GB HDD, and Windows XP Media Center Edition. It was sold on eBay a while back, with 20% of the proceeds donated to charity.
You know it was bound to pop up sooner than later, the iPiano that is. This geeky piano “stores and displays your electronic music scores; the display in the center is where you read everything, and it’s a touch screen.”
3. Schimmel Pegasus
The space ship-inspired $110,000 Schimmel Pegasus was limited to just 15-units worldwide during the lifetime of its availability — “14 were made ten years ago for people like Eddie Murphy, Lenny Kravitz, and Prince.” It features 200 strings with a key assembly consisting of 10,000 pieces, and an adjustable hydraulic lid to boot.