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Jump to new posts Re: MP11 Experience by Kawai James @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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 @ Today at 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
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: A brisk Fall day, a room to myself, and a large piano. by Michael Sayers @ Today at 08:17 PM

Originally 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 have an excuse for time off. I would,
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: KAWAI MP7 THREAD by anotherscott @ Today at 08:15 PM

Originally Posted By: Kawai JamesThank you for your detailed feedback Scott - lots to consider there. Thanks. And one small followup... I mentioned being able to assign CC on a setup-by-setup basis instead of as a system function, so that different s
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Stage Piano with easy presets by Kawai James @ Today at 08:12 PM

Originally Posted By: anotherscottI'm sure there must have been a shorter way to say all this... ;-) True, but when written down, even the simplest operations have a habit of sounding more complicated than they really are. With regards to the MP7 S
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: To bid.....or not to bid by Bob @ Today at 08:11 PM

Sometimes winning a bid is actually losing. The winner is usually the client, in terms of cost savings. In terms of quality of service, no one wins. When you have to "tune" 16 pianos per day to make a living wage.....something is not ri
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Prepared piano by S. Phillips @ Today at 08:08 PM

Philip, This is a recurring issue especially at universities where the composers are looking for interesting things to do with instruments. ANY hands on strings will compromise them, especially bass strings. The oil from your hands ruins strings
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Tones by alfredo capurso @ Today at 08:02 PM

Originally Posted By: EmmeryIan, I am sure vitality is a worthwile endeavor to rectify on a piano, expecially if it dreadfully lacks it...I think however, the approach of tweaking unisons is 2/3 hearted, leaving the single strings untouched....do we
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: My new Kawai K-500 by KurtZ @ Today at 08:00 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. What I really like about this book is that all pieces
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Chuck, I saw your new stringing pics on FB, and it looks clean and professional. Very nice and neat coils! And that pressure bar looks brand new. I assume you wire whisked it, and then used a buffing wheel, right? But backing up a bit: What bra
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: To bid.....or not to bid by David Jenson @ Today at 07:55 PM

Years ago I had a school district contact me wanting a bid on tuning and repairing the pianos. I ignored them for several years, then finally sent them a letter with a bid based on the actual cost of things that go wrong with school pianos, custodian
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: A brisk Fall day, a room to myself, and a large piano. by TwoSnowflakes @ Today at 07:53 PM

Originally 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 have an excuse for time off. I would, but my piano has conjunctivitis.
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: My new Kawai K-500 by BrianDX @ Today at 07:52 PM

About 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 book is divided into four sections, each one a different musical period. The S
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Kawai MP7: Damper controller - bug or feature? by Kawai James @ Today at 07:49 PM

Okay, that's good to hear, thank you for your response. I do not know when the next public software update is scheduled for release, however I'll post an announcement on PW and the MP facebook page when it happens. Cheers, James x
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: My new Kawai K-500 by KurtZ @ Today at 07:46 PM

Originally Posted By: BrianDXDude, if it would help my playing I'd put a statue of Kyle and Cartman on my piano! Funny! My piano has a paper light saber model on it but even that encomium to the force doesn't help. More seriously, where did
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Kawai Mp7 advice / help by Kawai James @ Today at 07:42 PM

Hmm...I don't recall that boot-up check being written in the owner's manual... Cheers, James x
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Tired and groggy by Michael Sayers @ Today at 07:41 PM

I hope you don't mind me revisiting this. There may be some wise counsel here, anyhow one doesn't look directly into the blue light source while practicing piano (unlike with a computer screen where one does look directly at the source). I have bee
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: RECOVERING PIANO HAMMERS by BDB @ Today at 07:38 PM

It is not necessary to recover the hammers. You can just shave standard width ones, which may have been what was done originally. I do not think anyone does recovering in the US any longer.
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