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#2050424 - 03/18/13 07:19 PM Re: Buying advice for new small grand [Re: Marjorie2]
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Here's my Kawai RX-1 & I have enjoyed it's sound. Good lighting helps. The bass is rich & beautiful.
I did play the RX-2 and I love it too!


Edited by Diane... (03/18/13 07:21 PM)
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#2050430 - 03/18/13 07:34 PM Re: Buying advice for new small grand [Re: Marjorie2]
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Beautiful piano! Great photo too, the orange lighting and Roses on top paint a rather romantic image.
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#2050562 - 03/19/13 12:34 AM Re: Buying advice for new small grand [Re: Marjorie2]
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That's nice, Diane. I like my small grand. It's more fun to play than a vertical for some reason.

The polished walnut RX-1 I was looking at was 16k. That's very tempting. While at SoCal Pianos I played my repertoire, such as it is, on a satin RX-5. What a piano.
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#2050593 - 03/19/13 01:41 AM Re: Buying advice for new small grand [Re: Plowboy]
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Originally Posted By: Plowboy
That's nice, Diane. I like my small grand. It's more fun to play than a vertical for some reason.

The polished walnut RX-1 I was looking at was 16k. That's very tempting. While at SoCal Pianos I played my repertoire, such as it is, on a satin RX-5. What a piano.


Thank you! This is a 5'6" and is a baby grand. Everyone who sees it comments that it's a grand piano, which it isn't but I think a grand piano in black would sell. But from what I've come to discover, is once a grand piano is bought, it usually will stay in family. Grand pianos are nice to play and easy on the eyes.

An upright piano just looks at a wall, but a grand piano (baby grand piano) is like "driving a convertible indoors"! grin
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