Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
Who's Online
71 registered (ando, 36251, alerique, AndyP, 17 invisible), 1016 Guests and 8 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#2047823 - 03/13/13 07:05 PM What are you, new?
songwire Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 03/10/13
Posts: 12
Loc: NE Ohio
I've lurked for a bit and decided to join. My mother was a professional organist, but apparently I didn't inherit much of her considerable natural talent. I began lessons about two years ago with a wonderful Russian instructor from whom I've learned a great deal. Progress has been glacial at times, but progress nonetheless. I recently acquired a 1940 Mason & Hamlin Model B, which replaced my 1911 Packard Upright that I got for free. Love the M&H! The upright went free to the good home of an incredible pianist who just recently began playing again after a 30 year hiatus. I love classical piano music, especially Chopin and Beethoven. I'm currently working on Hook and Kuhlau sonatinas, the Schubert Waltz in Bm, and some selections from the Tchaikovsky Children's Album. Learning to play the piano has been an endlessly humbling experience, but one I thoroughly enjoy. I hope to contribute here where I can.

Top
(ad) Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#2047825 - 03/13/13 07:06 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: songwire]
malkin Offline
3000 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/18/09
Posts: 3638
Loc: *sigh* Salt Lake City
Welcome songwire!

Congratulations on your new piano!
_________________________
Everything in moderation, including moderation. --Oscar Wilde

Top
#2047835 - 03/13/13 07:23 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: malkin]
songwire Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 03/10/13
Posts: 12
Loc: NE Ohio
Thank you, Malkin!

Top
#2047863 - 03/13/13 08:29 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: songwire]
Monica K. Offline

Platinum Supporter until Dec 31 2012


Registered: 08/10/05
Posts: 17972
Loc: Lexington, Kentucky
Welcome to the forum, songwire! smile I hope you will consider joining in on our next quarterly e-Recital. And I am obviously a big fan of the M&H sound. thumb
_________________________
Mason & Hamlin A -- 91997
My YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/pianomonica

Top
#2048048 - 03/14/13 05:49 AM Re: What are you, new? [Re: songwire]
peterws Offline
4000 Post Club Member

Registered: 07/21/12
Posts: 4965
Loc: Northern England.
We wanna hear ya, man!
_________________________
"I'm playing all the right notes � but not necessarily in the right order." Eric Morecambe

""

Top
#2048250 - 03/14/13 02:56 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: peterws]
songwire Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 03/10/13
Posts: 12
Loc: NE Ohio
Originally Posted By: Monica K.
Welcome to the forum, songwire! smile I hope you will consider joining in on our next quarterly e-Recital. And I am obviously a big fan of the M&H sound. thumb


I've got a couple pieces up to production tempo. Just have to get up the nerve. Agreed on the M&H sound. Your Model A sounds great!

Originally Posted By: peterws
We wanna hear ya, man!


I didn't know there was a test! Ha.

Top
#2048340 - 03/14/13 05:41 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: songwire]
peterws Offline
4000 Post Club Member

Registered: 07/21/12
Posts: 4965
Loc: Northern England.
No test. We just like to hear other folk`s work and their pianos. We`re all in it together . . .who the hill said that?


Edited by peterws (03/14/13 05:42 PM)
_________________________
"I'm playing all the right notes � but not necessarily in the right order." Eric Morecambe

""

Top
#2048808 - 03/15/13 05:20 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: songwire]
LarryShone Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 10/01/10
Posts: 1195
Loc: England
Welcome songwire from a pianoless lurker!
And congrats on the new piano!
_________________________
If the piano is the King of instruments then I am its loyal servant.

My Soundcloud
Casio Celviano AP-450

Top
#2048822 - 03/15/13 06:15 PM Re: What are you, new? [Re: LarryShone]
LarryTo Offline
Junior Member

Registered: 03/13/13
Posts: 5
Welcome songwire to the forum
Congratulation on the acquiring the new piano!
_________________________
Larry
pianoplayingadvice.com

Top

Moderator:  BB Player, casinitaly 
What's Hot!!
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
Piano Classified Ads
(ad 125) Sweetwater $4700 Giveaway
Sweetwater Giveaway
(ad) Yamaha CP Stage Pianos
Yamaha CP Stage Pianos - Learn More
(ad) Summer Keys
Summer Keys, a Music Adventure in Lubec, Maine
(ads) PD - WNG - MH
Wessell Nickel & Gross
Ad (the Piano Store)
the Piano Store - Restored Steinway Pianos
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
At age 45, what are the limitations?
by sam abdel
Today at 04:52 AM
Hammer Discoloration in a 30 year old piano
by TwoThumbs
Today at 04:37 AM
Im 45. In reality, how far can I go?
by sam abdel
Today at 04:29 AM
Learning your chords
by johan d
Today at 01:31 AM
Seeking advice on a compact digital piano
by joshjackson
Yesterday at 11:19 PM
Forum Stats
82,529 Registered Members
44 Forums
170,381 Topics
2,493,797 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission