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QRS Signs Licencing Agreement With Roland
1/16/2003

NAPLES, FLORIDA - - January 16, 2003 - - QRS Music Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: QRSM) announced today that it has signed a Licensing Agreement with Roland Corporation.



Under the terms of the Licensing Agreement QRS Music will allow the Roland processor to play QRS Music CD’s on the new Roland line of Digital Intelligent grand pianos that have moving keys. The Licensing Agreement is restricted to only digital pianos. QRS Music will be supplying them with their new QRS Music Bench Packs. Also, QRS Music will include the Roland logo and instrument name in the new CD catalogs compatibility chart. Additional terms of the transaction were not disclosed.



Mr. Katsuyoshi Dan, President of Roland Corporation said, “We selected QRS Music to be our musical partner because of their extensive musical selection, fine reputation and leadership position in the digital music industry. By joining forces we can offer our customers 100’s of CD’s and 1000’s of songs immediately to enjoy on our digital pianos. The moving keys will add to the visual enjoyment of hearing great music on our pianos.”



Tom A. Dolan, QRS Music President said, “This Licensing Agreement will permit us to market our vast music library around the world. This is a wonderful opportunity for QRS Music to expand the reach of our music and music technology worldwide with a major name in the digital piano world. We are delighted that we can work together. ”



About Roland Corporation



Roland is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of electronic musical instruments, high-end audio equipment, and musical accessories. Products include keyboards, synthesizer, digital samplers, guitar synths, electronic percussion, digital pianos, organs, hard disk recorders, multimedia products and accessories. Roland Corporation is based in Osaka, Japan and its stock is traded on the First Section Tokyo and Osaka Stock Exchanges.