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#938295 - 05/06/04 01:23 AM help with piano bench height  
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I just got a new piano and new bench, the bench is adjustable.

How can I detemine the optimal height for the bench? Are there some rules or techniques for getting this right?

Any suggestions are welcome.

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#938296 - 05/06/04 09:47 PM Re: help with piano bench height  
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#938297 - 05/21/04 02:08 AM Re: help with piano bench height  
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It varies depending on your body size. Your forearms should be parallel to the floor.


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