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#2025330 - 02/01/13 01:41 PM How to play grace notes on an electric piano?
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I have an inexpensive Yamaha

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#2025331 - 02/01/13 01:44 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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How many levels of velocity sampling does it have? Which key action?

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#2025336 - 02/01/13 02:01 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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#2025424 - 02/01/13 04:17 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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You need to be more specific in your question. Are you having a problem playing grace notes for some reason?

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#2025444 - 02/01/13 04:43 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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One school has the grace note on the downbeat and the main note happening after, another has the grace note striking before the beat with the main note on the beat.

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#2025482 - 02/01/13 05:36 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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? Gracenotes are read the same regardless of the instrument. Are you having problems technical or hardware wise?
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#2025495 - 02/01/13 05:52 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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Unless its a keyboard i doubt its a tech issue even my sub 100quid casio could play them same with my cdp

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#2025586 - 02/01/13 08:42 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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I understood a grace note was meant to be played by just "grazing" the keys.


Edited by MarkAW (02/02/13 01:16 AM)

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#2025645 - 02/01/13 11:04 PM Re: How to play grace notes on an electric piano? [Re: MarkAW]
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Nope, just quick notes before the main one. You play them in exactly the same way on an acoustic as on a digital.

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