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Jump to new posts Re: Kreisler - Schon Rosmarin by doctor S @ 1 minute 1 second ago

Absolutely fabulous. Godowsky would have approved. Encore!
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Jump to new posts Re: Overcoming Injury - Personal Stories by JohnSprung @ 6 minutes 59 seconds ago

Nobody has yet mentioned the Taubman/Golandsky folks in this thread. They're well known for solving injury problems, so much so that they have a problem with being typecast as a remedial rather than a general approach to the piano. Google them, ch
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Let's see pics of your piano room by earlofmar @ 12 minutes 49 seconds ago

wow, so exciting
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Caster cups... by JohnSprung @ 15 minutes 23 seconds ago

Originally Posted By neciebugs I have hard wood floors .... In that case, more important than the caster cups is to put something under your pedaling heel to protect the floor. Carpet with a rubber backing is good. It's amazing how fast that conc
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Recital 40 --- General Discussion Room by Ganddalf @ 18 minutes 28 seconds ago

35. jotur-Cathy Turner - The Entertainer You play fast enough. I think it was a very good performance. And it is not an easy piece to play. It is nice and enjoyable to listen to. 36. Yamaha G3 & P-80 Mike White - The Young Prince and The Youn
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Weigth of the arm by MRC @ 22 minutes 9 seconds ago

Leting your arm fall with the full weight is a preliminary exercise. It's good for warming up, but using it to play the piano will only give you one dynamic level: loud. Try this, away from the piano. How do you stroke something gently? Try stroking
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Tested a bunch of Kawais & Rolands today by Kawai James @ 22 minutes 41 seconds ago

Ah, I see, thank you for the clarification. By all accounts, Maene is indeed an excellent dealer! Cheers, James x
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Jump to new posts Re: Disney Piano Songs by JohnSprung @ 23 minutes 25 seconds ago

The only one I have in my book is from a 1943 Donald Duck cartoon -- Later made famous by Spike Jones -- "Der Fuehrer's Face"....
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Jump to new posts Re: how much does it cost to refinish a grand these days?? by JohnSprung @ 26 minutes 21 seconds ago

Anyone who really wants to can do French polish. I buy from shellacshack.com for the materials -- except that the denatured alcohol must be sourced locally. Ethanol is safer to use, but methanol also works. I did a floor with it recently. (Just
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Originally Posted By MacMacMacThe Vintage D is a better piano, but the Grandeur is easier to control. It takes talent to handle the wide dynamics of Vintage D. It's not for the heavy handed. But under the right control it sounds better than the Gran
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Isolating notes for acapella singer by Qazsedcft @ 56 minutes 48 seconds ago

Start with the rhythm. It's notated 12/8 but you can think of it as 4/4 with a swing feel. So you would count this "1 'n a 2 'n a 3 'n a 4 'n a", with each beat worth a dotted quarter note and each sub-beat an eighth note. This would only c
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Jump to new posts Re: I made a decision today... by neciebugs @ Today at 02:42 AM

Originally Posted By Dave BWow! Piano looks beautiful. Vintage Baldwins are amazing instruments! Enjoy Thank you! I can't wait til it gets here!
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Jump to new posts Re: piano BERLIN by neciebugs @ Today at 02:30 AM

Are you looking to sell it? OR is someone giving it to you for free? Personally, if you are buying/getting it for free... move on. If you are trying to sell it... I would offer it for free. It needs hundreds of dollars worth of work just by looking a
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: buying a computer to put near digital piano by sinophilia @ Today at 02:29 AM

Wow, somebody mentioned the iPad Pro and didn't get bashed to death by our new friend When I play the Celviano, which has a low wooden cabinet, I often put my laptop on top of it to record or watch Youtube videos. But I can't do that on the real pi
Jump to new posts Re: Small piano.. by BDB @ Today at 02:08 AM

Probably a Tom Thumb. They were sold with many names on them. Nice pianos for little people.
Pianist Corner
Originally Posted By outoOriginally Posted By FrankCox If the people in the audience just wanted to listen to music they would be at home listening to a CD. Actually no. It will never be the same to listen to a real life performance and listen to
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Zoom Recorder Help? by Charles Cohen @ Today at 02:00 AM

Originally Posted By Morodiene. . . I have found for my piano, I prefer using the boom stand placing the Zoom right above my head as I play. One of the classic setups for recording an orchestra: . . . Put a stereo mic above the conductor's head.
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Students with A.D.D by Whizbang @ Today at 01:45 AM

Originally Posted By ElysiaI am starting to feel like I am a poor teacher. Not a teacher, but don't do that to yourself. I do this to myself as a player way too much. I don't think my childhood teachers found me a model student but they planted a s
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Re: Does Pianoteq Ever Get Discounted? by login @ Today at 01:32 AM

In thoman.de the retail version costs 194, without VAT. That is a great price, if you didnt have to pay for shipping outside of the EU.
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Playing piano topless by BDB @ Today at 01:09 AM

That is one way of doing it. Another is to have the keyboards side by side. I want to try a third way when I move back into my house, which is in a wide V, with the keyboard of one to the left with the tail pointing back, and the other keyboard just
Pianist Corner
Jump to new posts Re: Brian Ganz - Masterclass Maestro by SiFi @ Today at 01:05 AM

Originally Posted By Midlife_PianoCan't wait to read what you have to say.... (just want you to know I am reading... LOL) I hope by now you understand why it is not a good idea to play the same piece with another person in the Masterclass (for ever
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Hey Panic at the disco enthusiasts! They just released a new song an hour ago, and yet again just like all of their songs in their current album are all so catchy! Enjoy my piano cover on LA Devotee https://youtu.be/_7ekHfsaFSM
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Jump to new posts Re: THANKSGIVING by Retsacnal @ Yesterday at 11:52 PM

Originally Posted By PhilipInChinaFrom memory doesn't a turkey feature in the final stages of "Christmas Carol"? You are correct, sir! Scrooge calls out to a boy in the street, and sends him to buy the "prize turkey," intending
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Better Equal Temperament Sequence? by DoelKees @ Yesterday at 11:40 PM

Originally Posted By UnrightToonerOriginally Posted By rysowers... I really like Ed Sutton's post above. As tuners we are trying to create the best "illusion of equal temperament" that we can (unless our goal is a non ET). As Prout and ot
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Re: Pedal by Dave B @ Yesterday at 10:42 PM

It is personal preference decided by the size of foot, length of leg etc. Many players have told me that they control the pedal with their big toe, but When you watch the pedaling, players most often have the ball of their foot resting on the pedal.
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