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Jump to new posts Rachmaninov Sonatas - 1 vs 2? by iObsessed @ Today at 08:07 PM

So I'm wondering which of Rachmaninov's sonata is better, the 1st one or the 2nd one. I find the 2nd one to be more emotionally resonant. What do you guys think? Which is better?
Digital Pianos - Synths & Keyboards
Jump to new posts Other Yamaha DGx 640/650 owners here ? by vbdx66 @ Today at 06:19 PM

Hello, A short time ago, I sold my old acoustic piano and my Yamaha PSR E433 keyboard to upgrade to the Yamaha DGX 640. So far I am very happy with it, the touch is really a big improvement upon a light-touch keybaoad like the PSR E433 and I also l
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Jump to new posts pew pew by rpw @ Today at 12:21 PM

Pianist Corner
I have a gigantic collection of Xmas music I've collected from various internet sites and purchases. Most are late intermediate through very advanced. If you are interested in my collection please send me a PM with your email address, and I will send
Member Recordings
Jump to new posts Billy Boyd - The Last Goodbye [Hobbit Soundtrack] by Mr. Pianoman @ Yesterday 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 @ Yesterday 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 @ 11/23/14 03:42 PM

Bar bar bar analysis of a recent solo performance: http://youtu.be/OmNI8HuPhDM Blessings and keep swingin'
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Jump to new posts Una Cora woes by sopranojam85 @ 11/23/14 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
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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.
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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
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