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Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Tips for playing a piece through by malkin @ 4 minutes 10 seconds ago

If you always mess up in the same spots practice short sections including the measure before and the measure after the mess up.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
you need to trust the tech level quality reference ans see if it is the same as yours. All second hand pianos are in the way of needing some work if not very soon, later, so the condition is assessed in terms of percentage of wear, for instance. The
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Chopin "Butterfly" etude suggestions by DanL @ 6 minutes 21 seconds ago

Thank you so much! I haven't watched those videos yet. Perhaps they'll be very useful Thanks again
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: How do you measure how many cents a pitch is off? by Olek @ 10 minutes 50 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: Mark Cerisano, RPTHa ha. I just beat you by miliseconds Isaac! Hundred of second Mark, modesty
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Clair de Lune - Four hands? Two pianos? Cadenzas? by toyboy @ 14 minutes 5 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: Chichi Does anyone have any tips on a cadenza for CDL? I believe the correct acronym is CdL so as not to confuse Clair de Lune with a Commercial Driver's License.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Temperature and tuning by JonBall @ 18 minutes 26 seconds ago

Hi, Beemer. I'm so new at learning piano tuning, I have nerve to even respond to your post! But I wanted to relate my experience with changes to notes the day after I had them perfectly in tune. For me, at least, I think it's that I haven't yet le
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Tchaikovsky Themed Recital - GENERAL DISCUSSION by Morodiene @ 23 minutes 1 second ago

Originally Posted By: zrtf90I'm slowly downloading these to burn onto a CD. I don't really have the time while I'm at the computer to go through the recital on the streaming player and prefer to do most of my listening in the car. As the zip files ha
Musicians Welcome!
Jump to new posts Re: which female musician is your idol by David Tpagency @ 24 minutes 37 seconds ago

John Robertson, (J.R.) & Dean Lawton, (Dino) both are my favorite musician. It's combination of both production agency & musics agency. I think thease innovated two persona are my favorite.
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: What are the best Piano centric Rock/ClassicRock Songs??? by Lilia Ahmetzyanova @ 43 minutes 3 seconds ago

LarryShone, you are right, this song is beautiful. Try to listen to the original by "Deep Purple"!
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Need Mozart 16 Sonata advice by noobpianist90 @ 44 minutes 2 seconds ago

Try for *accuracy* rather than speed, because with accuracy, speed will come automatically with enough repetition. I practiced playing it accurately at half speed. Once I was able to comfortably play it accurately at half speed, I slowly increased th
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Top selling self-taught pianists? by David Farley @ 46 minutes 13 seconds ago

I don't believe George Winston had much, if any, formal training. Collections of his work are transcriptions from his playing.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Originally Posted By: alfredo capurso In order to achieve a good ET progression, Prout, once you are addressed correctly, you need years of attentive and scrupulous work. I think that partials do not need to be predicted, but heard and put in the ri
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: what is the best book to learn piano by your own..? by zrtf90 @ 51 minutes 8 seconds ago

Originally Posted By: GreenerOriginally Posted By: Brian LucasPersonally, I'd rather give a student something simple like a pentatonic scale and have them explore intervals and sounds. Yuk. I'll take a piece I'd love to learn over a pentatonic scal
Musicians Welcome!
Jump to new posts Re: Old Accordion Music by David Tpagency @ 52 minutes 5 seconds ago

yes.i also have like to play with piano. In steed of creating random musics, you just create some innovated musics, then it will be better for you. theproductionagency.co.nz have good music director & music co-ordinator who can help you towards
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Teacher and Performer by TimR @ 59 minutes 49 seconds ago

As a student I find value in having a teacher who is a performer, and the occasional inconvenience in scheduling doesn't bother me. But my needs would be very different from average. I would expect many parents would find it difficult.
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Any CA-95 owner got an answer... by stamkorg @ Today at 08:11 AM

Originally Posted By: JFPWe'll ; the process is quite endless; you keep on tuning and retuning the curve and never get it quite right or to your satisfaction. Doing measurements in an an-echoic chamber with noise bursts and the right measuring equipm
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Question on Chord Progressions by EM Deeka @ Today at 08:06 AM

Originally Posted By: Brian LucasIt doesn't feel solidly in key to me until we hit the chorus Could you also tell us how this determination is made ? Is it purely from the Chord changes ?
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: How to improve Sight reading by noobpianist90 @ Today at 07:56 AM

Here you go: http://www.pianostreet.com/smf/index.php/topic,11490.0.html That's a treasure trove of sight reading information. I have been following it for a month now and I've already begun to see huge improvements.
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Teaching memorization by clarikeys @ Today at 07:45 AM

How do you incorporate memorization into your lessons? Do you require it for performances? I make it a goal for performances, but more and more of my students are struggling to meet this goal. I give them endless suggestions and strategies. When
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Different place, different perspective. by Morodiene @ Today at 07:44 AM

Originally Posted By: toddyOriginally Posted By: Joe GarfieldI had a different perspective this week. While instrument shopping I was wishing I could find something like the Boston upright we have in theory class. It seemed head and shoulders above
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Just got my MP11! by Morodiene @ Today at 07:39 AM

Originally Posted By: Kawai JamesCongrats Dan! Are you playing the instrument at the correct height? From your photograph, it appears that the table may be a little tall, which may cause you to adjust a different playing position. Kind regards, Jam
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Achievement of the week - what got you excited? by earlofmar @ Today at 07:32 AM

Originally Posted By: wimpianoThat's nice earlofmar. I have been practicing that little piece for some time as well. I like the slow version of Mikhail Pletnev a LOT. You can do SO much with dynamics. That is indeed a fantastic version, very movi
Piano Forum
Very interesting info David!
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Roland RD 800 by pv88 @ Today at 07:06 AM

Originally Posted By: dewsterRoland basically sets you up to fry your brand new DP and people start hollering about the nanny state, Darwin awards, and tort reform. We all have our pet peeves, but are lawyers running around stealing everyone's spous
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Tired Fingers by jdw @ Today at 07:01 AM

If you have gotten a thorough medical examination of the problem (and it sounds as if you did), I would strongly suggest getting a consultation from a specialist in ergonomic piano technique. They may be able to identify a possible cause in what you
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