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What Bruce said. Although for a large chord you'd want to think of a very large ball like holding the side of a beach ball. Just keep the non playing fingers relaxed and don't let any part of the finger get higher than the big knuckle where the finge
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Jump to new posts Help With A Piano by Kénan @ 04/14/15 03:23 PM

Hello, I'm going on vacation soon for a month to a place I visit frequently. I'd like to buy a piano and was looking for one and saw this was the cheapest of ANY even without stand and pedal. The name is a Arius STN 800 and I was wondering if anyone
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Let's see pics of your piano room by jspicoli @ 04/14/15 03:22 PM

Thanks!
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Let's see pics of your piano room by jspicoli @ 04/14/15 03:22 PM

Thanks, I only opened the light blocking curtains to take the picture..they typically remain closed
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Casio WK6600? by ElmerJFudd @ 04/14/15 03:19 PM

I think this really depends on your playing experience. Were you brought up using an acoustic piano?. Was it half way decent?. If not what sort of player are you? Pop/Rock? Jazz/Classical? Do you even want or need a weighted action?. Or are you con
Pianist Corner
Maybe a general answer is any work whose depth of musicality far outweighs the technicalities of playing it. I suppose I have to give an example - which will probably be contested. So, the musicality of a Saint-Saens piano concerto does not transce
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: Is it necessary for pianists learn play drums? by dire tonic @ 04/14/15 03:15 PM

- thanks OneWatt - you haven't indicated at what level you play the piano. Your generous advice would suggest quite high?
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Toronto Symphony cancels Valentina Lisitsa by johnlewisgrant @ 04/14/15 03:14 PM

Originally Posted By BWV988Originally Posted By wrAfter some Canadian newspapers weighed in against the TSO, I see that yesterday another one, The National Post, published not one but two pieces favoring the TSO. Not being familiar with Canadian
Pianist Corner
I find it somewhat depressing to watch because none of the competitors look like they are enjoying playing. Of course, this is perfectly understandable because the pressure and what's at stake.
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Meet Frank Baxter! by Glenn Treibitz @ 04/14/15 03:09 PM

Nicely done Rich. Frank is a super person and so is his gal Kathy. My Pasadena store manager Remington and I had a fantastic and memorable dinner with Frank and Kathy Friday night of NAMM. I've always enjoyed the opportunity to hang out with him ov
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Originally Posted By dire tonicOriginally Posted By OneWattbeing a well-rounded master of any instrument requires perspective from another chair. I guess that's where we part ways. I've no illusions about achieving mastery. Ha! Me neither
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Originally Posted By dire tonicThanks OneWatt. Although what you've written reads well, I have no idea how - in the context of the actualities, in the grind of trying to coordinate something that is simply not working out - you take the 10,000 mete
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Pianoteq 5 Velocity Curve for Yamaha GHS Action? by sandalholme @ 04/14/15 03:03 PM

Re freezing the curve, as far as I remember, you save it as an individual curve and then load it into a piano, then save the piano preset. So, I have an ES7 velocity curve and whenI was loading new (to me) pianos, e.g. Walter etc, I just loaded the
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Jump to new posts Re: Petrof new grands - overpriced? by ChrisVenables @ 04/14/15 03:02 PM

Originally Posted By Norbert Petrof on this continent has always been imported by distributors who then sold on to retail stores. Not sure how this works in Europe. Hi Norbert For 'Western' Europe at least, Petrof sell direct to the dealer. Qui
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: Is it necessary for pianists learn play drums? by dire tonic @ 04/14/15 03:02 PM

Originally Posted By OneWattbeing a well-rounded master of any instrument requires perspective from another chair. I guess that's where we part ways. I've no illusions about achieving mastery.
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Assistance with a Piano for My Daughter by PianoDad71 @ 04/14/15 02:59 PM

Thank you all for your assistance. I'll update you soon.
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: Is it necessary for pianists learn play drums? by dire tonic @ 04/14/15 02:56 PM

Originally Posted By NahumAnd I also do not think that playing the drums will help in polyphonic works ....NOW he tells me!
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Petrof new grands - overpriced? by Glenn Treibitz @ 04/14/15 02:56 PM

As most agree here and in answer to the original question, Petrof pianos are over priced in the USA regardless of the their "violin corpus principle". Every time I say "violin corpus principle" I start to giggle at the shear crea
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Originally Posted By NahumGreetings to all! I'm sorry - I forgot to mention from OP of such a small detail that I was referring to non-classical pianist, ie - a pianist in jazz, rock, pop, etc. There generally is no doubt that the background of d
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Summer School for Adult Amatuer Pianists - Experience? by Peter K. Mose @ 04/14/15 02:52 PM

It's possible that in another 30-50 years, Asia will change its attitude toward the adult amateur musician. I can't guess.
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Greetings to all! I'm sorry - I forgot to mention from OP of such a small detail that I was referring to non-classical pianist, ie - a pianist in jazz, rock, pop, etc. There generally is no doubt that the background of drums just need! And I also
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
There are some icons to the upper right of the page display. If you mouse over them, they tell you what they do. One of them will enable this operation. Eventually. . .there will be the usual hoops of options for you to jump through. . . .
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Meet Frank Baxter! by Peter K. Mose @ 04/14/15 02:43 PM

Wonderful profile! I'm sorry it wasn't longer! PW is a splendid achievement. I'd love more than a tasting, but a whole meal with Frank Baxter.
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: Is it necessary for pianists learn play drums? by dire tonic @ 04/14/15 02:43 PM

Thanks OneWatt. Although what you've written reads well, I have no idea how - in the context of the actualities, in the grind of trying to coordinate something that is simply not working out - you take the 10,000 meter or the close up view. I can'
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Meet Frank Baxter! by wimpiano @ 04/14/15 02:43 PM

Our hero Thanks Frank for running this site. Thanks Rich for having us "meet" Frank
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