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#1168612 - 03/25/09 02:02 PM Changing Tuning Style
pno Offline
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If one is considering using a different tuning temperament style than the standard, is it wise to do it after the piano has settled in or is it wise to do it while the piano is still 'young'?

Is it recommended to stick to a particular temperament and not change? Or is it perfectly fine to change the tuning from time to time?
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#1168615 - 03/25/09 02:04 PM Re: Changing Tuning Style [Re: pno]
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Fine to change. I change to a different temperament every time I tune mine.
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#1168822 - 03/25/09 07:48 PM Re: Changing Tuning Style [Re: curry]
Bob Offline
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You have time to tune your piano??? Mine is sadly neglected right now......

#1168839 - 03/25/09 08:44 PM Re: Changing Tuning Style [Re: Bob]
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I wish I had your problem.Right now,I have time to tune all 4 pianos in my house.
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#1168957 - 03/26/09 01:08 AM Re: Changing Tuning Style [Re: dschwoyer]
pno Offline
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Thanks Curry for your reply!
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