I'm so upset. I went away for the weekend and when I came back and sat at the piano I noticed that when I first pressed down on the damper pedal I could faintly hear the felt inside brusing against all the strings as it was lifted and it made all the strings ring.
Not like if you actually hit the key and played all the notes. But it just made the sound of all those felt hammers insided brusing against the strings causing them all to kind of ring very quietly, but I notice it now, and now it's driving me crazy.
Do I need to have them replaced. It's a 21 year old Yamaha Upright U3, and I just got it not to long ago. The only thing that I can think of is that it may be a little to warm in my room for the piano with not much ventalation when I'm not home, and no humidifier yet because I haven't gotten around to buying one. So maybe all the felt dried out and expanded a little, causing it brush against the strings...????
Maybe it needs to be regulated??? I'm not even sure how you know when a piano needs to be regulated...
Wish i knew more.. If anyone has any advise thanks in advance