This paper provides an understanding of the skills and knowledge needed for the modern keyboardist to successfully function in commercial music. An overview of multiple keyboard instruments is presented and includes a brief history of each instrument, performance techniques specific to that instrument, and sound replication options available to the keyboardist. This paper also shows the influence of keyboards in commercial music.
James R. Wigginton
Music, School of
Music and Performing Arts, College of
Master of Music (MM)
Thompson, Cooper R., "The Modern Keyboardist in Commercial Music" (2022). Recital Papers. 29.