One of the most respected names in stage pianos, go to any festival and you're almost certain to see a Stage 2 or Electro model keyboard somewhere. It's the sound quality that most musicians fall in love with first but the lush red finish, realistic feel and organic controls all play a big part. Nord also provide incredible support by releasing free updates, expansions and new sound sets on a regular basis.
The roots of the company go back into groundbreaking drum trigger technology and synthesis, having created the first digital modular synth on the market. No surprise to see Lead and Drum series synths still going strong then, not just slavish emulations of old technology but creative tools with a voice that is unique.