Roland Corporation (ローランド株式会社, Rōrando Kabushiki Kaisha) is a Japanese manufacturer of electronic musical instruments, electronic equipment and software. It was founded by Ikutaro Kakehashi in Osaka on 18 April 1972. In 2005, Roland's headquarters relocated to Hamamatsu in Shizuoka Prefecture. It has factories in Malaysia ...
Roland’s quest to build the ultimate electronic piano started soon after the company was founded in 1972. Find Out More What’s New Facet Grand Piano A Unique and Innovative Design That Embodies the Future of the Concert Grand Piano Find Out More
Pianos Since releasing the world’s first touch-sensitive electronic piano in 1974, Roland’s goal has been to create the ultimate piano experience. Today, we have a range of instruments that lead the way in design, touch and sound, supported by superior digital technology that elevates the piano playing experience for musicians at any level. Home
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Walter Roland (possibly December 20, 1902 – October 12, 1972) was an American blues, boogie-woogie and jazz pianist, guitarist and singer, noted for his association with Lucille Bogan, Josh White and Sonny Scott. 
Roland reinvents piano technology with the V-Piano, a modeling-based digital instrument that uses no sampling whatsoever. With its groundbreaking “living” piano engine, the V-Piano is able to create the sounds of nearly any piano, both real and imagined. The Professional’s Choice Whether it's classical, jazz, rock,
Fuji Roland Corporation (presently Roland Corporation) is established in Matsumoto. 1978 CR-68/CR-78 Rhythm Machine The world’s first microprocessor-based rhythm machines Sales partner is established in the USA. 1979 Representative office is opened in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, as a base for expansion in the European market. Founded –1970s 1980s
Compositeur autodidacte (ainsi se définit-il en dépit de ses études d'écriture), Claude-Robert Roland reçoit, en 1955, le Prix des Jeunesses Musicales de Belgique pour sa Sonance I, pour piano, oeuvre créée l'année suivante au Palais des Beaux-Arts de Bruxelles.