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Originally Posted by dogpersonEmenelton I'm impressed that you remembered the name of this old song.... it was driving me crazy because I knew it was something familiar Here is Linda Ronstadt's recording https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ai97gvwZJyc It was a ghost coming thro...
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Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Yesterday at 02:49 PM
Originally Posted by UnderConstructionOriginally Posted by Beemer You can test the tensions by using the lever to put very slight pressure on the pin, in a direction towards or away from the pin-block. The lever should first be set so that the handle is parallel to the strings ...
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The SX series uses some kind of artificial ageing process for the rims, and a different hammer, which they claim gives the piano a warmer tone than the standard models. I don't know, but to my ear, there are minor differences between Yamaha pianos, but somehow they always end u...
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Adult Beginners Forum
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Sweety Nord! And sennheizer headphones?...
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Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Yesterday at 10:06 AM
My least favourite ones are the Grand Lady D and Imperial Grand. They all sound good when listening but I had a Nord Piano for quite a while. I really disliked those two. My favourite by far was the Italian Grand but I also liked the Studio Grand 2. If I was out gigging I'd pro...
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Adult Beginners Forum
Yesterday at 08:56 AM
Thanks Sam! I love the index and refer to it often. I appreciate the work you do to keep it up to date!...
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Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Yesterday at 08:10 AM
Originally Posted by tonyster220763Amazing. But whatever happened to Stefan Knüpfer (Mr. Pianomania)??? He is alive and well and still working for Steinway in Vienna, albeit less so in regular work for the Konzerthaus and the Musikvereinssaal. He is teaching the Steinway techni...
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Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Yesterday at 03:21 AM
Right under the box where you write a replay, there is a pop-up menu titled "Hop To."...
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Adult Beginners Forum
Yesterday at 02:33 AM
Originally Posted by zrtf90When I played this at the piano it sounded much more effective at showing the function of the measure to play the whole chord with the A root than as a C# Diminished. So there's an aural skill. That is, you're doing something aural after your could-be-...
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Adult Beginners Forum
11/17/17 07:39 PM
Originally Posted by hreichgott Any piece is going to feel rusty when you first take it out after a period of rest. Having a library of 60 pieces that are beautifully polished and concert-ready at all times is unrealistic for most of us, unless the pieces are very easy. But a pi...
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11/17/17 05:05 PM
Hello fellow pianists! I’m looking to find a career that better aligns with my passions and interests, which are equal parts piano/music and electronics (this makes digital pianos an especially interesting subject). I’d like to relocate to a city where there would be oppor...
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Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
11/17/17 04:51 PM
Originally Posted by lolatuIf you already had a CA98, and someone gave you £5000, is an upgrade to the Novus the best possible way you could think of spending it? +1 Nice way to think about it!...
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Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
11/17/17 04:39 PM
This question is inspired by How would YOU categorize the sounds of the top grand pianos? and triggered by current sales by Native Instruments and 8dio From 8dio's site: Quote1928 Steinway Scoring Piano for soft, emotional pianos or maybe our 1990 Studio Yamaha Piano, which is b...
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Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
11/17/17 04:25 PM
Originally Posted by JoBertThat's not how you deduct VAT. I think you calculated 8995€ - 21% = 7106€ = (currently) 8388$ --- at least that comes close to your calculation, with the current eur/$ rate, so I guess that's what you did. Correct is 8995€ / 1.21 = 7434€ = (cu...
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Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
11/17/17 03:02 PM
Very good info from the Piano Technicians Guild. For the most part commercial products not needed. Must read before applying anything to your finish http://www.ptg.org/Scripts/4Disapi...._Document&DocID=60&MenuKey=Menu8...
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Adult Beginners Forum
11/17/17 02:57 PM
I've been working on "Chiapanecas" page 120 for a few weeks now trying to get up to tempo, and looking forward to turning the page....
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I would like to take some classes but I can pay them with cryptocurrencies, you allow me...
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Adult Beginners Forum
11/17/17 02:08 PM
The velocity from 6 to 7 in RCM is also a big jump. Speed has never been a friend to me in piano but I've increased substantially...just not close yet. The level 7 etudes are all about speed. Also memorization is a must. I'm thinking at least 2 years of intense work....
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Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
11/17/17 11:41 AM
dogperson, thanks, have already contacted Sr.Minetti. unfortunately the stock digital models he modifies are in the just-o.k. tier of instruments, and his custom work more than doubles the price of the stock keyboard while voiding its warranty. still considering that option, wh...
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11/17/17 08:26 AM
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