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#2193460 - 12/06/13 11:35 AM As good as I can get it....
Chris Warren Offline
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Registered: 10/10/03
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...my tuning that is, not the playing (mediocre) on my RX3.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/6sv27gvei0gemru/Recording%208.mp3

Not sure if the recording quality is good enough to assess it, but I've certainly found that getting a small dehumidifier recently seems to have helped tuning stability. (Relative humidity now reasonably stable at around 55% vs. 50-65% before).

Hope the link works - can't work out otherwise how to post a file.


Edited by Chris Warren (12/06/13 11:36 AM)

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#2193465 - 12/06/13 11:51 AM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
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Hey Chris,
That piano sounds really nice! The download link worked just fine. Good job (both tuning AND playing!) smile

P.S. While the piano is freshly tuned, you may want to head over to the "Should there be a Standard?" thread and post some chromatic ascending Major 3rds and 6ths in the temperament area. There are believers and non-believers that true ET can be achieved. Maybe your example would make some believers!


Edited by erichlof (12/06/13 11:55 AM)

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#2193468 - 12/06/13 12:01 PM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: erichlof]
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Originally Posted By: erichlof
Hey Chris,
That piano sounds really nice! The download link worked just fine. Good job (both tuning AND playing!) smile

P.S. While the piano is freshly tuned, you may want to head over to the "Should there be a Standard?" thread and post some chromatic ascending Major 3rds and 6ths in the temperament area. There are believers and non-believers that true ET can be achieved. Maybe your example would make some believers!


Yes, Chris, please do post some chromatic beatrates!
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#2193492 - 12/06/13 01:03 PM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
Chris Warren Offline
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Thanks - have posted quick recording of 3rds/6ths as suggested.

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#2193577 - 12/06/13 04:09 PM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
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Chris, I thought that sounded really good! That goes for the playing, too.

While it will be edifying to all to go through the beat rates, it sounded to me like your temperament was quite musical, and what unisons I could discern sounded really clean.

IMO, if you're happy with it, that's what counts most.

One question: When you were finished, did you feel like you needed a break from listening to piano notes for a while? wink
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#2193608 - 12/06/13 05:56 PM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
Olek Offline
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Registered: 03/14/08
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Loc: France
Originally Posted By: Chris Warren
...my tuning that is, not the playing (mediocre) on my RX3.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/6sv27gvei0gemru/Recording%208.mp3

Not sure if the recording quality is good enough to assess it, but I've certainly found that getting a small dehumidifier recently seems to have helped tuning stability. (Relative humidity now reasonably stable at around 55% vs. 50-65% before).

Hope the link works - can't work out otherwise how to post a file.


Hello, much "inspired" tuning, it sound very nicely .

you have focused on musicality while tuning, seem to me.

Thanks for sending that.
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#2193611 - 12/06/13 05:59 PM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
Olek Offline
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Registered: 03/14/08
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Loc: France
Originally Posted By: Chris Warren
Thanks - have posted quick recording of 3rds/6ths as suggested.


Please if you could..; record 5 ths 4ths and 12ths

the fast beating intervals are cool and not extra fast,seem to me(did not listen them yet).

Nice unisons too
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#2193649 - 12/06/13 07:35 PM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
That Guy Offline
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Registered: 10/07/11
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Just wonderful. Thanks for sharing.
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#2193772 - 12/07/13 02:42 AM Re: As good as I can get it.... [Re: Chris Warren]
Chris Warren Offline
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Registered: 10/10/03
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Thanks for the comments gentlemen! You've no idea how encouraging it is to hear that I'm on the right track ( leaving aside possible stability issues).

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