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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907172 08/29/06 11:36 PM
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Hmm. I said I had a grand, but apparently I have a baby grand! 5'8"

I love that the same percentage that are satisfied with their pianos want a new piano someday (at least when I did the poll).

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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907173 09/06/06 03:06 AM
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This is an interesting poll.
I'm surprised so many people have grand pianos. I thought it would be the uprights.

Thanks for putting this up Frank.

Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907174 09/14/06 09:30 PM
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Right now I only have a digital piano. The poll did not allow me to respond that I do not ever get it tuned. Do digital pianos have to be tuned? (Just kidding).


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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907175 09/17/06 08:30 AM
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So I have a living room grand? Here I've been calling it a parlour grand. I thought there were just four categories: concert grand, grand, parlour grand, and baby grand.

Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907176 09/21/06 10:52 PM
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Just lurking..... interesting....

I have a digital and an old (50/60 year old acoustic upright, no name, musty smell, needs a tuning... but I love it because it was given by my Dad.

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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907177 09/29/06 04:25 PM
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The Tuning questions was a little tough. I have a digital so I had to answer, "It Needs to be Tuned?"

Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907178 01/20/07 10:42 PM
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The poll was interesting.I have Four pianos.A ludwig grand made by my great grandfather,restored by me.A baldwin 1930 upright.Chickering 1902 spinet. And a clunker Im going to restore when I get the time.Wouldn't you know I don't play.A fourth generation restorer of fine instruments and I never had or was encouraged to learn.


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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here #907179 01/14/09 09:44 PM
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Right now I only have a digital piano. The poll did not allow me to respond that I do not ever get it tuned. Do digital pianos have to be tuned? (Just kidding).
I would think that an electronic piano would need tuning, mine do. Warm up the sounds by putting a few cents+ here and there for more richness. Would that be classed as a tuning??

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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here [Re: Piano World] #1162394 03/13/09 03:24 PM
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I'm confused about polls. I don't see a FAQ that answers my questions. I hope that someone will see this post and help me out with some answers.

1. How can you tell if a poll is open or closed?

2. If a poll is closed, but you did not participate in the poll, can you see the results? If so, how?



Thanks.
Mary


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Re: Take The Piano Forums Poll - Here [Re: Frank_W] #1941109 08/11/12 10:34 PM
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Uh-huh. I have to keep mine not only in good relative tune, but also at 440 because I play in chamber ensembles, and my boyfriend is a professional violinist who wants to work repertoire with me, so the pair/groups rehearse at my house (none of them has a decent piano, much less one that's well maintained). So, I have mine tuned at least twice a year.


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I don't see a poll(!?) - but mine is a 2 years old Yamaha digital grand piano. :)


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[quote=my-names-are-used]I don't see a poll(!?) - but mine is a 2 years old Yamaha digital grand piano. :)[/quote]
Me either. Mine is a 6 year old Casio celviano


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