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Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Mystery Alternate Ending to Rach's 2nd Concerto by doctor S @ Today at 12:14 PM

I dunno...I played this once...with all the notes. Entremont sounds like he might have been running out of steam? It sounds like he's simply playing descending octaves in both hands: C B A GG E (?) (you wizard transcribers, this should be easy),
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Digital Piano Volume by Moonflow @ Today at 12:09 PM

Thanks for all the great feedbacks. So I should ensure around 80% when on speaker and around 40% on headphones? I'm still quite new and have no idea how loud an acoustic sounds.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Albert Vant's Piano Scale Making by Ed McMorrow, RPT @ Today at 11:52 AM

What I have often noticed is that the best woodworking decisions in piano construction will often result in the best acoustic reasons.
Composer's Lounge
A piano piece for the Summer comp - Soundcloud link HERE SCORE
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Reasonable Expectations for a Piano Dealer by Minnesota Marty @ Today at 11:18 AM

Bill - I like how you think! The dealer is trying to make a sale so he/she should do everything possible to meet your expectations. Often, older pianos at a dealership, will get a general inspection but usually not a lot of fine detailing such as r
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts The Touch Pg 5 (Summer composing comp) by Firefinch @ Today at 11:17 AM

Pg 5
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Jump to new posts The Touch pg 4 (Summer composing comp) by Firefinch @ Today at 11:16 AM

Pg 4
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Jump to new posts The Touch pg 3 (Summer composing comp) by Firefinch @ Today at 11:14 AM

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Jump to new posts The Touch Pg 2 (Summer composing comp) by Firefinch @ Today at 11:13 AM

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Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Is 52% - 62% humidity okay? by Miguel Rey @ Today at 11:02 AM

I also purchased a couple azurite's and tested spot on in a certified humidity chamber.
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Copying a maker's scale design by Ed McMorrow, RPT @ Today at 11:02 AM

Chickering had the prototype "modern" piano sound going before Steinway. Their bass tone is often superior, the trebles almost always not- by switching to quartered maple bridges that are crown conformed and getting the bridge heights tall
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: What a difference a good piano makes! by doctor S @ Today at 10:46 AM

I've been thinking about a golf analogy: Ben Hogan said he loved huge galleries behind the green; he could fire at the pin with impunity and the gallery would stop any overshoot! My 5th fingers are so tiny I could use them to pick old-fashioned lo
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts The Touch Pg 1 (Summer composing comp) by Firefinch @ Today at 10:38 AM

P 1
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Damp Chaser question. by Minnesota Marty @ Today at 10:23 AM

Originally Posted By: Chris LeslieIsn't it possible to use volatile electrolytes so that they evaporate along with distilled H2O and not leave a solid residue? Does anybody know of one that is not corrosive or toxic? Why not just buy the formulated
Adult Beginners Forum
A good question and one I likely should have also asked long ago. Originally Posted By: keystringMelody is commonly in the upper notes, but not always. Listen ... What I have found is that sometimes the score will not do a very good job in de
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Funny craigslist piano listings by Minnesota Marty @ Today at 10:20 AM

I love hyperbole.
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: An Apology to Rich Galassini & Cunningham Music by Minnesota Marty @ Today at 10:17 AM

ca·thar·sis /ke'THärsis/ noun 1. the process of releasing, and thereby providing relief from, strong or repressed emotions. synonyms: emotional release, relief, release, venting
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Playing Grands then playing The New Roland by EssBrace @ Today at 10:04 AM

Originally Posted By: StrangeCatI had no idea that the new digital pianos would feel this close to a Grand Piano, I really could barely tell the difference.... I'm sorry but I just can't take posts like this seriously.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Originally Posted By: OlekOriginally Posted By: Mark Cerisano, RPTOriginally Posted By: GrandpianomanJohnkie, Thanks for your explanation, very informative. Question...is it true that there is a slight amount of flagpolling in using a tuning lever
Piano Forum
Sam it sounds like you are very difficult to please! The Schimmel is a good piano, exceptionally well made, and that particular example looks pristine. If he's offering it for £18,000 and you have the money, then take it because they cost about £32,
Adult Beginners Forum
Thanks fizikisto for your opinion. I guessed it is a good program . I'm using their other software (Piano method) and already learnt a lot. It complement perfectly Alfred's book. Ouch! It will be then REALLY frustrating with EarMaster! As it is now
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Need name of this music by neuralfirings @ Today at 09:29 AM

And if all else fails? Transcribe the music yourself or pay somebody to do it. Here's somebody who does this for $5 http://www.fiverr.com/scribeemusic/transcribe-your-music-into-sheet-music (if you look around the site there are other people who of
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Achievement of the week - what got you excited? by Silver Keys @ Today at 09:26 AM

What an impressive accomplishment, FarmGirl! You should be proud. Me, I'm back to practicing after a two week break full of some camping and spending lots of time with the kids.
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Theoretical tuning sequence by UnrightTooner @ Today at 08:26 AM

Originally Posted By: Mark Cerisano, RPT Again, the real elephant in the room is beat speed sensitivity. If you can't tell if F#3A#3 is between FA and GB, you won't be able to get good accuracy on ET, IMHO. Does anyone else feel this way? What have
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
You know I find books limited, for me on line videos are better...you can hear and see
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