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Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Harmonic Analysis by musicpassion @ 4 minutes 30 seconds ago

Do you emphasize the harmonic analysis of the music your intermediate and advanced students are playing? Of course you are probably teaching the ability with theory, but are your students able to quickly identify harmonies on the pieces they are pla
Piano Teachers Forum
Jump to new posts Interesting Thesis comparing popular methods by kcoul058 @ Today at 07:30 PM

Hello all, I thought other piano teachers would find this interesting, a thesis from the same University I did my Bachelor of Music at - there is a strong presence in piano pedagogy there owing to the research laboratory that was installed during my
Member Recordings
Jump to new posts Billy Boyd - The Last Goodbye [Hobbit Soundtrack] by Mr. Pianoman @ Today at 08:40 AM

The next and also the last part of the Hobbit trilogy will come to theaters on december 2014. The film is called The Battle Of The Five Armies. Pippin actor Billy Boyd himself will sing the title song [The Last Goodbye] of this final Hobbit movie. I
Adult Beginners Forum
Jump to new posts Music reading apps for iPad that use mic by Artur Gajewski @ Today at 03:02 AM

Hello all, I found an app for my iPad that uses microphone to listen to played notes on the piano and gives score once the note is played correctly. This game is for kids and I would be looking for similar application meant for real music reading le
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Jump to new posts Chick Corea master class by Dfrankjazz @ Yesterday at 03:42 PM

Bar bar bar analysis of a recent solo performance: http://youtu.be/OmNI8HuPhDM Blessings and keep swingin'
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts Una Cora woes by sopranojam85 @ Yesterday at 02:58 PM

Pictured is the una cora mechanism on the 1921 Harman-Peck baby grand. The back corner of the keyframe is rounded, and this might be a result of repeated wear and tear from the back of the una corda spring. Also, the guides in the cheek block seem
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts Me by Gerry G @ 11/22/14 10:42 PM

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Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
My priority is piano sound and the delicacy of key weight, which basically my aim is the realistic of piano sound. I'm humbly request you guys' comments about which one is better CP1 or CP4 regardless to price and weight. Thank you everyone ! :))
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Baldwin Concertmaster tech needed by daniokeeper @ 11/22/14 08:50 PM

If there are any techs in Western Pennsylvania that work on Baldwin Concertmaster systems, could you please PM me with your contact info. I did a tuning in Zelienople on a Hamilton baby grand by Baldwin. The piano has an electronic Baldwin Concert
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Fair Price for Roland HP-508 by MarkF786 @ 11/22/14 07:54 PM

I'm looking to buy a Roland HP-508 and want to have a target price in mind before visiting the local shops and negotiating. I'm thinking 30% off of MSRP is a fair price for buyer and seller, and the first shop who agrees to that will get my business
Pianist Corner - Non Classical
Hi Friends, I'm new to the forums and relatively new to the piano. I've been writing songs and playing guitar for almost 30 years and have *finally* started piano lessons. I wish I'd done it much earlier, because it's already helping my guitar pl
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Loose hammer heads: test! by A454.7 @ 11/22/14 01:21 PM

When hammer heads are loose (i.e., the two wooden surfaces significantly detached from one another) an audible click is easily heard at the keyboard during performance, especially when playing pianissimo. As a follow-up, technicians often attempt to
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Jump to new posts Plate crack by Chris Leslie @ 11/21/14 02:59 PM

Plate crack
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Jump to new posts Odd Bladwin by Gerry G @ 11/21/14 01:53 AM

Saved from the trash heap
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Shoninger Upright pianos by JMichaelWilson @ 11/20/14 09:19 PM

Does anyone have information on Shoninger Upright Pianos. I have one that I think was made in 1922. Just wondering if anyone had ever worked on one or tuned one. Your thoughts on this piano would be appreciated.
Mechanical Musical Instruments
Jump to new posts Listing of Electronic Player System Techs? by daniokeeper @ 11/20/14 12:35 AM

Hi, i have a customer with a Baldwin Concertmaster player system in her grand piano. About 4 years ago, there was a lightning strike. I'm told the keys thumped up and down a few times immediately after that. Then, the player system never worked
Piano Photo Gallery - Pictures of Pianos
Jump to new posts hickering console termination by harpon @ 11/19/14 06:41 PM

Rounded point, but rough harp material
Piano Forum
Jump to new posts New Home for Steinway by Steve Cohen @ 11/19/14 03:53 PM

PRESS RELEASE - (Courtesy the Music Trades) New Home For Steinway Hall STEINWAY HALL WILL RELOCATE from its landmark location on New York's 57th Street to the former location of the International Center of Photography, 14 blocks south on 43rd Str
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Jump to new posts kawai 2 terminal points by harpon @ 11/19/14 09:42 AM

smoothed apparently
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Jump to new posts kawai terminal points 1 by harpon @ 11/19/14 09:40 AM

Kawai points
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Jump to new posts Kimball upright treble terminal point by harpon @ 11/19/14 09:38 AM

It appears covered with slick metal
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Jump to new posts Steinway hammers by harpon @ 11/19/14 08:47 AM

Steinway grand hammers and tapered shanks
Piano Tuner-Technicians Forum
Jump to new posts Inharmonicity of Ritmüller GH148R, GH160R etc. by pinkfloydhomer @ 11/18/14 05:27 PM

Does anybody have a TuneLab file or similar with measurements of the iH of these Ritmüller grands? Or just experience tuning them, ETD or aurally? How do they behave across the tenor break? Any major jump in iH? How about tunability in general, f
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