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Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Any tips (suggestions, help) for an Intermediate'ish player by Charles Cohen @ Yesterday at 12:02 AM

Originally Posted By theforeverwarThanks, any suggestions on finding a group to play with? Do you think I could "audit" a course at a community college? Call them, and ask. It may depend on the instructor'judgement about what you know,
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: May Piano Bar by candlelightpiano @ 05/25/15 10:46 PM

I posted this piece for the 40 piece a year thread: BRIAN CRAIN: Spring
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: I was mentioned in an Alkan Society Bulletin! by Cinnamonbear @ 05/25/15 10:39 PM

Originally Posted By Orange Soda King[...] I'm featured in the latest bulletin of the Alkan Society. [...] Well, I should think so! Congrats!
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Arpeggio and chord fingerings by Arghhh @ 05/25/15 10:33 PM

Originally Posted By bennevis I'm not a teacher, but I'm curious about which scales & arpeggios book you're using. I was brought up on ABRSM, where scales & arpeggios are part of the exam syllabus, and I've always used 3 on black keys in D,
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: Some great Keith Jarrett by Sir Lurksalot @ 05/25/15 10:27 PM

Originally Posted By jjoThat's one unusual Blakey Album! On Secret Love, Jarrett's solo is great, but he sounds like he's playing in a different kind of band. It's Jarrett's first commercial release, recorded when he was 20. I bought it about 25
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Frederic Lamond talks about Liszt's lessons by Valencia @ 05/25/15 10:05 PM

Wow!! Great find...thanks for posting!!
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Parent asks for answers to test by chasingrainbows @ 05/25/15 09:43 PM

keystring, that made me smile. It's interesting that I recently sent a detailed email to all parents regarding my upcoming recital, asking that each recipient confirm whether or not they will attend. Out of 30+ students, I received 5 replies. I
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Jazz Lessons DVD's by btcomm @ 05/25/15 09:42 PM

Sorry, he did.
My New Piano!
Jump to new posts Re: A "new" Kawai 701C by supersport @ 05/25/15 09:27 PM

Congratulations on your find and best wishes to the player.
My New Piano!
Jump to new posts Re: New Member..."new" piano! by supersport @ 05/25/15 09:22 PM

Very nice! Congratulations.
Piano Forum
Originally Posted By Hamburg-DOriginally Posted By pianoloverusOriginally Posted By noambenhamou I think Horowitz also had his 9 foot Steinway in his small apartment.Horowitz lived in an entire brownstone. I'd guess his living room was a bare minimu
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Numa Compact keyboard by gracegren @ 05/25/15 07:34 PM

Absolutely, Michael, but do not know yet when it will arrive. Just a pre-order. Glad to hear the Numa continues to be a 'pleasant surprise' for you!
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Anyone Using VPC-1 with Pianoteq? by Vid @ 05/25/15 07:28 PM

Originally Posted By newbertIf so, I have a number of questions: 1. Do you use the VPC-1's built-in velocity curve for Pianoteq, or do you leave the built-in curve on "default" and use a velocity curve in Pianoteq? Or do you use somethin
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Sweet Spot in Piano Size? by Karl Watson @ 05/25/15 07:18 PM

Dear nwpiano: About twenty years ago, when I bought my Petrof, the conventional wisdom was that it was unwise to buy a piano smaller than 190cm. Because a local dealer was practically giving them away, I selected a 194cm. It proved to be a good cho
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts Clavichord Soundboard Painting Sample by Tom Christian @ 05/25/15 07:08 PM

Sample of planned decoration for the clavichord project. The test uses the broken (and repaired) soundboard and bridge to test the design and the egg tempera medium. The final painting will be done on the replacement parts, now already finished and r
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Re: @#!$ High register. Touch and phrasing by KlinkKlonk @ 05/25/15 07:05 PM

Thanks for chipping in. So, would you basically agree that playing in the high register requires a different touch and phrasing then playing in the low and mid register?
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Control at the piano. What is it? by Greener @ 05/25/15 06:19 PM

Control at the piano is demonstrated by playing with accuracy at tempo with good tone quality. It is achieved by being effective as all Persons of Heather's example, practice and experience. ... i think.
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Recital apprehension by BrianDX @ 05/25/15 05:35 PM

Originally Posted By oldbegonia....... It's just a piano recital. Whether you crash and burn or play brilliantly, your mere presence give the <9 crowd someone to look up to. And even in failure, you can show the younger ones how it's done. Whethe
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Looking to buy a small amp. by Edtek @ 05/25/15 04:51 PM

I have a Logitech z623 and it's pretty good, $130 at Amazon. Full specs here: Z623 Specs
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Assistance appreciated (intermediate-ish?) by Venividivici @ 05/25/15 04:43 PM

I sat down, looked through and analysed Minuet, since it's a simple rythm. I can now play that at the correct tempo and rythm with little to no difficulty. I'm going to start playing some other easy pieces in various rythms and get them down, then pr
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Ernest Fanelli (1860 - 1917) by Michael Sayers @ 05/25/15 04:41 PM

Hi Everyone, I am wondering if anyone here is familiar with Ernest Fanelli's music for piano solo. Apart from the interesting biography at Wikipedia, and a few recordings of his haunting and evocative music on YouTube, there is little which is imme
FAQ - Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Yamaha upright by joesmith @ 05/25/15 04:41 PM

I have a yamaha upright. It is in great shape. Aprox how much is it worth?
Just For The Fun of It
Jump to new posts a Sir John Gielgud playlist by Michael Sayers @ 05/25/15 04:18 PM

Fellow Gielgud admirers, you may enjoy a look at what was brought to my attention: Sir John Gielgud - YouTube playlist
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: FOYD - Focus On Your Domain by Stubbie @ 05/25/15 03:25 PM

Agree, thumbs up to Jotur for being able to play an hour's worth of pieces from memory. It doesn't just happen--it takes a lot of work to be able to do that. I can barely sit for an hour, let alone sit and *play* for an hour. SwissMS, cool that yo
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Pollini plays Chopin Etude Op.10 No.4 by Fugue14 @ 05/25/15 02:19 PM

Trifonov play with power but doesn't resort to ugly banging. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-LGNPX7gsA
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