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Steinway and Sons is reaching out to the piano teaching community for feedback. (around the country) I sampled a Steinway B, a Boston grand, and Essex upright as these were the options for the evaluation. And then I filled out forms for each with var
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If wetted or steamed, old leather bushings seem to tend to break apart rather than pull out nicely like cloth bushings do. Right now, the best technique I have is to chisel and file them out, which is very inefficient time-wise. Does anyone have any
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I have an old Conway upright (1915), and I've basically rebuilt it except for the hammers (on the list!) and action. I know there's a lot of buzz about composite actions, but I seem to find they exist primarily for grands. I noticed Wessell, Nickel
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I'm reposting this from the general forums. Hello! New to the forums...just looking for information. About 9 years ago, I purchased an antique piano. Wife was looking for a piano for the kids, and a lady was trying to get rid of one in her shop. Th
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Jump to new posts IKIF Concerts the last two weeks and A. Kobrin's recital by pianoloverus @ Yesterday at 11:30 AM

These have been streamed live and archived here: http://ikif.org/media.aspx This archive actually contains not only the complete performances from this year but from most of the previous years. The most recent recital was the one by Alexander Kobri
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Jump to new posts Kawai CA65 Voicing Question - 1 Key by Riley67 @ Yesterday at 10:02 AM

Greetings all.... In March, I upgraded from the Kawai ES7 to the CA65 (before 67/97 was released). I traded up to get the key action and XL sampling set (although I do miss the portability and performance of the ES7 still). Overall, I am very pleased
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So this is my first try for a piece with a guitar, I liked it so I thought of sharing it. However, I don't know precisely the characteristics of the guitar, so I don't know if it's playable in real life, if someone knows a bit about the guitar, I'd b
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