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#2033799 - 02/15/13 03:32 PM soft piano sound
adultpianist Offline
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Registered: 12/01/12
Posts: 540
Hi

I have a Yamaha digital piano. However when I have it on piano mode it is not very loud even with the volume right up. I have to put it on harpsichord mode to get a louder sound. The digital piano at my music school is much louder and it is a Clavanova. My teacher was surprised because Yamaha are good makes of digital piano.

I have not looked in the handbook to see if there is anything else I can do to make piano setting louder.

Any bright ideas?

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#2033803 - 02/15/13 03:41 PM Re: soft piano sound [Re: adultpianist]
MacMacMac Offline
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Does the piano have a Touch setting. If it's set to Hard, you have to press more firmly to get louder sound, so the piano will be softer. Change it to Normal or Soft.

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#2033809 - 02/15/13 03:52 PM Re: soft piano sound [Re: adultpianist]
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Which model do you have?
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