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Jump to new posts Re: Bach - Chorales 8 + 170 by carey @ Today at 03:08 AM

Originally Posted By: Louis Podesta Finally, in that this is a posted performance and Carey is an excellent Bach player (and then some), why don't we encourage him to post a performance of his own of these same two chorales. Hey, why not live danger
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Re-stringing an 84yr old Grand.....? by BDB @ Today at 02:20 AM

I would run the scale through the spreadsheet, because that is cost-effective, and do good work, because anything else is a waste of money. Whether it needs a new pinblock or not depends on several things that would need to be determined.
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Consolation 3 and sustain pedal question by briandang @ Today at 02:16 AM

Originally Posted By: Charles CohenPMFJI -- Forgive me for pointing out the obvious: If your piano has a "true sostenuto" pedal, you can use it to play the music _exactly as written_. Depress the pedal right after you hit the low "D
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Tired Fingers by adanepst @ Today at 02:01 AM

Atrys and bennevis: I would recommend and request that the two of you begin another thread in order to continue your discussion, because my goal in starting this one is to find help, and the tone of your discussion may discourage other users from ent
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Question on Chord Progressions by Gary D. @ Today at 02:00 AM

Originally Posted By: keystringI see the reasons. The thing is that if somebody is using a system, it's better to have that system defined or there is a risk of confusion. I think that for most people, the 3rd degree chord of a G minor key will be c
Members Recordings - Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Rachmaninoff: Moment Musical No. 5 by pv88 @ Today at 01:47 AM

@Derulux, Thanks for the highly detailed review as I may want to consider many of the things you have outlined regarding the playing. Please note (as I have probably said this before) that I am an advanced "amateur" player and not a profe
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Sharing custom patches for Ravenscroft? by dire tonic @ Today at 01:34 AM

I started off by tweaking the bass end of mine then decided I preferred it flat. I don't believe the timbre in the upper-middle range is tweakable although I'd be delighted to be proven wrong. I think Chicolom's suggestion to go with the 'close' mi
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: People don't seem to like Rachmaninoff at all. by argerichfan @ Today at 01:17 AM

Originally Posted By: JoelWIt's true. Just listen to this genius chorus. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4fndeDfaWCg&t=0m54s Wuz you serious? What next, a link to a One Direction video? Actually I've always rather liked that song.
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: New recording - Roland V-Piano by pv88 @ Today at 12:53 AM

Extra note: Do appreciate all of the comments from everyone that has given an ear to the recording so far: @ArizonaSage, As for... "slight artifacts in the sound (sampled) when notes ring out for very long periods of time" And... @Mar
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Happy Birthday TwoSnowflakes by phantomFive @ Today at 12:03 AM

Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Question about monitor speakers with keyboard by Arizona Sage @ Yesterday at 11:26 PM

Silly question but are you running into powered speakers? and are you using a power amp of some sort?
Member Recordings
Jump to new posts Cristina Perri - HUMAN piano cover by SAO @ Yesterday at 11:12 PM

First complete piano transcription in my life Played by ear, then I make the piano sheets based on my performance. You can download the Sheets & MIDI on my blog, via this link http://sharingpiano.blogspot.com/2014/04/cristina-perri-human
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts Mozart k310 by hreichgott @ Yesterday at 10:20 PM

Member Recordings
Jump to new posts Chopin Op28 No 20 by Arizona Sage @ Yesterday at 10:12 PM

Hi all, I'm a relative beginner and have taken a stab at Chopin's prelude No 20 Op 28 No 20 in Cm. http://soundclick.com/share.cfm?id=12758747 I know the tempo is a bit slow but I'll work on that as I become more comfortable with the chord cha
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: KAWAI MP7 THREAD by Kawai James @ Yesterday at 10:09 PM

Originally Posted By: puffYou mean the sound on the first number? No, the Pianet sound used in the solo from 6m20s in the linked clip. Glad you dug the sound...and the threads too. Cheers, James x
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: "Shoe box" sound by Del @ Yesterday at 10:05 PM

Originally Posted By: Toni GoldenerHere in my place there are a lot of grand (smaller Yamahas come to my mind), that have this kind of sound in the bass. Sometimes worse than an small upright (not in the low bass, but in the tenor break). Like there
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Relocating...how best to break the news by ezpiano.org @ Yesterday at 09:57 PM

Originally Posted By: malkinAs a student, I know I would appreciate a referral. Totally agree with that. How about doing some research around your area, finding a few teachers and their teaching style and give the students the choice of who they
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Troubleshooting the Gravity Drop/Weight Transfer etc. by trigalg693 @ Yesterday at 08:49 PM

One of my teachers informed me that every time I played his piano it would go out of tune, and I had broken more strings than any other student. Turns out I hit the keys way too hard when I was trying to. I think this might be a common problem for pe
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Accepted Procedure for Having a Piano Tech look at a piano? by Gerry Johnston @ Yesterday at 08:48 PM

Originally Posted By: A443Paul678, the truth will not get a piano technician very far in the piano industry. While I assume you are talking about a private party sale in your hypothetical—for which the main points have already been made by other post
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Beginner adult book to read AWAY from the piano? by What? @ Yesterday at 08:48 PM

I am already smarter. Thanks much, poormxdad
Members Recordings - Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Chopin etude op.10 no.1 by trigalg693 @ Yesterday at 08:30 PM

Hi everyone, I haven't been on here in a while, but I thought I'd share this. Recorded straight off my FP-7F, I haven't figured out why there's so much electrical noise but oh well. https://soundcloud.com/andrew-qian-2/chopin-etude-in-c-major-op-10
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
I haven't logged on in forever, but I just thought of this and found this thread. I personally like the mellow sound. I think you might be able to get it more crisp by custom EQ. I find the preset EQ pumps up certain parts of the spectrum way too mu
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: what is the best book to learn piano by your own..? by Michael Martinez @ Yesterday at 07:53 PM

Originally Posted By: Brian Lucas In fact, when I introduce new scales, I just give them the "right" notes to play first to let them explore the sound. Then, as it becomes more familiar, we introduce the theory Good approach. In fact, re
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Klavins piano - their concert grand by Minnesota Marty @ Yesterday at 07:50 PM

If only it had pedals.
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: The hardest song ever written by caters @ Yesterday at 07:46 PM

Originally Posted By: bennevisOriginally Posted By: catersI once saw in a list of videos 2 pianos 16 hands. It is impossible to have 4 players on 1 piano so it is impossible to have 2 pianos 16 hands. I've no idea of what you're on about in your s
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