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
138 registered (accordeur, AndrewJCW, anamnesis, alerique, augustm, 37 invisible), 1873 Guests and 7 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
#702602 - 12/01/04 09:26 AM Yamaha
rintincop Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/11/04
Posts: 1668
The problem for me with all the Yamaha P pianos is their 74 gram down weight actions aggravate my tendonitis.
_________________________
Casio PX-360 , Bose AcousticWave System, 1966 Mason & Hamlin

Top
(ad) ROLAND

Click Here

#702603 - 12/01/04 09:41 AM Re: Yamaha
DuCamp Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/02/04
Posts: 263
Loc: Mexico City
My Roland dp-8 sustain pedal recently broke down and has some damaged circuitry so it only functions as an on/off switch for sustain instead as a half damper enabled pedal.
I have found that the full sustain tail of my P60 gets annoying after 10 minutes or so since it's the only degree of sustain being used. This dosn't happen with the Giga libraries even though they are not compatible with half pedaling (re-pedaling is the "workaround," something that I find that has to be done in regular quality pianos anyways.)
That's my only complain about my P60.
Yamaha doesn't sell the FC3 pedal in México and they suck for that :p
_________________________
Visit my architecture studio website (it's new and soon to be available in english)
Protoform Studio

Top
#702604 - 12/06/04 06:58 AM Re: Yamaha
rintincop Offline
1000 Post Club Member

Registered: 05/11/04
Posts: 1668
Good luck there.
_________________________
Casio PX-360 , Bose AcousticWave System, 1966 Mason & Hamlin

Top
#702605 - 12/06/04 10:03 AM Re: Yamaha
me_dup1 Offline
Full Member

Registered: 03/19/02
Posts: 261
Loc: north of 53
What about the Canadian stores, like Tom Lee Music or Long and McQuade ?

Top
(ad) SWEETWATER
Your Next Keyboard is at Sweetwater
#702606 - 12/06/04 11:05 AM Re: Yamaha
DuCamp Offline
Full Member

Registered: 11/02/04
Posts: 263
Loc: Mexico City
Haven't tried them yet, but I got today a phone number from Yamaha Japan so I can contact someone at Yamaha México's offices that handle repair parts. A lady there told me that there's nothing that Yamaha Mexico can't get that is sold in other countries and that the people that I talked to first probably didn't want to bother by taking a special order just for a sustain pedal. So she asked me for the pedal model and that she will tell me if she can get it and sell it to me.
So, I'll wait for her answer and then I will try those stores, Me. American stores told me that they have agreements with Yamaha and that they can't ship any of their products to another country.
_________________________
Visit my architecture studio website (it's new and soon to be available in english)
Protoform Studio

Top

Moderator:  Piano World 
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
Mason & Hamlin Piano Factory Tours
Ad (the Piano Store)
the Piano Store - Restored Steinway Pianos
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Speaking of Estonia ...
by BruceD
02/06/16 02:15 PM
What is the piece starting at 7:18?
by pianoloverus
02/06/16 01:41 PM
Really? Just a short story about a beginner
by missbelle
02/06/16 01:26 PM
Summers & Son spinet piano question
by TeeBach
02/06/16 12:38 PM
Need suggestions for good practice book.
by rogerc
02/06/16 12:19 PM
Forum Stats
82,496 Registered Members
44 Forums
170,311 Topics
2,492,830 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