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Originally Posted By: RGibsonThe middle sections are the most difficult..... at least for me. This is so correct .. It's the full version, and the middle is fun. In the way dwarf fortress is fun. You have to play games (a lot) to understand the l
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Jump to new posts Re: Is it really necessary to practice scales? by Eldridge @ 10/21/14 09:18 PM

For most of us, scale and arpeggio practice is necessary. But that has not been true for all artists. Gould and Argerich are two pianists who said they never played technical exercises. As for the Liszt "played them till the end of his life&quo
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Jump to new posts Re: My new Kawai K-500 by musicpassion @ 10/21/14 09:16 PM

Congrats on the new Kawai! Enjoy! Great pics, btw.
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Jump to new posts Re: My new Kawai K-500 by musicpassion @ 10/21/14 09:14 PM

Originally Posted By: BrianDXAbout a month ago I looked into a supplemental book to go along side my Faber lesson series, and I found "The Festival Collection Book 1" by Helen Marlais. The Festival Collection is a good one - I regularly us
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Ack! My piano is diseased! by TwoSnowflakes @ 10/21/14 09:09 PM

Originally Posted By: woodogThis post allows me to address a serious topic (OH NO!!) yes, I hear you groaning and moaning. It is a good practice, when playing on instruments that others use, to wash your hands thoroughly before and after the session
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: RECOVERING PIANO HAMMERS by JohnSprung @ 10/21/14 09:02 PM

Maybe ask Renner for a price to custom make a set the size you need?
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: MP11 Experience by rungabic @ 10/21/14 09:01 PM

Originally Posted By: paninoIn two days a Kawai technician will come to my home(!) and look what he could do for me. Now how do I get a Kawai technician to come to my home in a couple of weeks, if my third MP11 is another dud? I would have absolutel
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: A brisk Fall day, a room to myself, and a large piano. by TwoSnowflakes @ 10/21/14 08:59 PM

Originally Posted By: Michael SayersOriginally Posted By: TwoSnowflakesOriginally Posted By: Michael Sayers If that is true then you should be practicing right now. As of this week I have acquired one of the horrendous Swedish cold variants so I hav
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Jump to new posts Re: Steinway event by KurtZ @ 10/21/14 08:58 PM

Originally Posted By: iLawI don't know anything about the Cleveland Steinway dealer who's holding this particular sale, but when the Chicago dealer has one of these sales (and I think I've been to at least three of them in the last few years) the pia
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Jump to new posts Re: BALDWIN--RENNER ACTION? by JohnSprung @ 10/21/14 08:56 PM

Originally Posted By: terminaldegreeThat new Pratt & Whitney high-bypass ratio turbofan action...it repeats 11,000 times faster than any other and can absorb a birdstrike. Perfect for Messiaen. Personally, I couldn't keep up with the 14 cyli
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Jump to new posts Re: Liszt - La Leggierezza by argerichfan @ 10/21/14 08:56 PM

Originally Posted By: Michael SayersNext time you can do it with the Leschetizky cadenza finale, probably the conductor, audience and critics won't have a clue what is happening . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kgKA7yPem6s Very interesting, I
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Jump to new posts Re: A brisk Fall day, a room to myself, and a large piano. by TwoSnowflakes @ 10/21/14 08:51 PM

You mean from the chamber workshop at Curtis this past June? Grieg Norwegian Dances, Op. 35, Nos. 2 & 4. Were you at the recital? I had a blast with them. My partner was such a treat to play with!
Pianist Corner
Those days come too seldom, huh? It's something to remember tho with joy. What WAS that four hander, please?
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Jump to new posts Re: Maurizio Pollini at Carnegie Hall by Eldridge @ 10/21/14 08:46 PM

This is what you call a mediocre review? http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/22/arts/music/maurizio-pollini-at-carnegie-hall.html?_r=0 Doubt, the theologian Paul Tillich wrote, is an “element of faith.” After Maurizio Pollini’s Mozart program with the M
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: KAWAI MP7 THREAD by Kawai James @ 10/21/14 08:34 PM

Originally Posted By: anotherscottDon't worry, I haven't stalked anyone since my parole. ;-)
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Ack! My piano is diseased! by woodog @ 10/21/14 08:33 PM

This post allows me to address a serious topic (OH NO!!) yes, I hear you groaning and moaning. It is a good practice, when playing on instruments that others use, to wash your hands thoroughly before and after the session. And... This is a biggie...
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: MP11 Experience by Kawai James @ 10/21/14 08:30 PM

That's good to hear - thank you for the update panino. Kind regards, James x
Composer's Lounge
Jump to new posts Re: Joint Composition Thread? by Polyphonist @ 10/21/14 08:29 PM

Although I don't understand what's going on so far in this piece, I will continue in the four-voice idiom.
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Help with my DGX-650 and Synthesia! by Kawai James @ 10/21/14 08:29 PM

Jtreimer, I'm sure it's just a cable or configuration issue, and eventually everything will click into place and you'll be up and running. Slightly off-topic, but I recently received this wireless bluetooth MIDI connector: http://www.quicco.co.jp/a
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: To bid.....or not to bid by Bob @ 10/21/14 08:29 PM

Originally Posted By: Gadzar Why do they want all the pianos to be tuned the same week? This is a large, nationwide church and these are Christmas tunings that should be done between Thanksgiving and Christmas. The bid winner has other contracts
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Minnesota Marty... by bkw58 @ 10/21/14 08:28 PM

Minnesota Marty Marty was a widely-traveled performing classical pianist and was engaged in a large amount of master class teaching as well. In latter years he cut back on these activities and most of his performances were largely limited to Eastern
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Janko keyboard video by Michael Sayers @ 10/21/14 08:28 PM

This is the first time I've seen a video of one being played. It looks like there might be a shortage of surface contact area for the fingers . . . maybe that some things would prove to be physically incongruous, but it is interesting to see.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Hi Paul - I sanded the pressure bar with a palm sander, starting with 220 grit, and working my way up through 9 grits to 2500 - then coated it with shellac. For stripper we ordinarily use a brand called Jasco, sold by Lowes. For the soundboard we
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Prepared piano by Michael Sayers @ 10/21/14 08:23 PM

They did quite a good job with it, I'm impressed.
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Stage Piano with easy presets by Kawai James @ 10/21/14 08:19 PM

Originally Posted By: MatoI think I will have to try the MP7 and the RD-800 out it person (hopefully somewhere in London) and also try lifting them as well! I'd give Rose Morris in Denmark Street a call - they list the MP7 and RD-800 (among other m
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