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#2103113 - 06/15/13 11:40 PM Do any of you have giant floor piano in your studio?
lovefamilypiano Offline
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Registered: 12/10/11
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I'm curious to know if any of you use a giant floor piano in your studio. I think it would be fun to have one to teach theory, practice note reading, get kids off the bench every now and again, etc.

I've seen cheap ones from $40 all the way up to $20,000 from Monster Piano. I'm sure I'll buy a grand piano before I'll ever purchase a Monster Piano, but it's fun to think about getting one someday. I think it would really get people talking about your studio.

What are your thoughts?
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#2103125 - 06/16/13 12:11 AM Re: Do any of you have giant floor piano in your studio? [Re: lovefamilypiano]
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A floor staff is a better investment and much cheaper!
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#2103135 - 06/16/13 01:07 AM Re: Do any of you have giant floor piano in your studio? [Re: lovefamilypiano]
John v.d.Brook Offline
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What the heck are floor pianos? Aren't all pianos floor pianos. I know all of mine sit on the floor - none are suspended or attached to a wall. I suspect you mean something else.
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#2103148 - 06/16/13 02:07 AM Re: Do any of you have giant floor piano in your studio? [Re: John v.d.Brook]
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It could be fun....



Edited by The Monkeys (06/16/13 02:07 AM)

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#2103169 - 06/16/13 03:19 AM Re: Do any of you have giant floor piano in your studio? [Re: Minniemay]
ten left thumbs Offline
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Originally Posted By: Minniemay
A floor staff is a better investment and much cheaper!


Did you make your own or did you buy one somewhere?
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#2103234 - 06/16/13 09:55 AM Re: Do any of you have giant floor piano in your studio? [Re: lovefamilypiano]
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I bought one, but for years I made my own with masking tape.
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