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Antique Victorian Piano Restoration

Antique Victorian Piano Restoration of Weber Grand from 1874 Charm, beauty and fascination of bringing a treasured piano back to life is a true rewarding experience. The craftsmanship and dedication that originally went into making this instrument is unmistakable and

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Identify and Care for your piano parts and wood types

Seeing the woods for the trees: identify and care for your piano parts We posted a blog earlier last year about the numerous different wood types used in various aspects and stages of piano making, including the pinblock, soundboard and

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Learning to Play the Piano is Easier than You Think, and YOU Can Learn to Play

Learning to Play the Piano is Easier than You Think, and YOU Can Learn to Play To begin, I’d like to give you a little background about myself. Growing up, we had a piano in the house. I had been

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How Often Should I Have My Piano Tuned?

How Often Should I Have My Piano Tuned? This is a common question.  At a minimum, your piano should be tuned twice a year – once in the spring and once in the fall or summer then winter.  This is

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World Class Grand Piano sound available in a digital piano.

Yamaha Clavinova’s are the most popular in the world The very first Yamaha acoustic upright piano was built in 1900. Shortly thereafter, the first Yamaha grand piano was built in 1902. Over the past century, the company has built a

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Yamaha and the Pursuit of Perfection

Yamaha and the Pursuit of Perfection For nearly a century and a half, Yamaha has been perfecting their craft.  Founded as a reed organ manufacturer by Torakusu Yamaha in 1887, the Yamaha Corporation quickly shifted their focus to producing pianos

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Music Benefits Childhood Development

Introducing a child to learning music has been shown to have a great impact on their development. Not only are they learning how to play an instrument, the act of doing so benefits them in many other ways. Research has

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Yamaha TransAcoustic Pianos

Yamaha TransAcoustic Piano First and foremost, all TransAcoustic pianos are acoustic pianos.  TransAcoustic pianos have resonance and resounding reverberation produced by the superbly-crafted, high-quality soundboard. By incorporating the touch and tone of a Yamaha acoustic piano with the all new

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Wood quality and types used in piano manufacturing

Wood quality and types used in piano manufacturing One of the many factors in evaluating a piano and a primary one at that is the quality of the wood in which it is built. Many different types of wood are

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Concert November 21, 2015 7:30pm

Pianist/Composer Michael Jefry Stevens (Steinway Artist) in Concert with Billy Cardine on electric and acoustic dobro They will perform original compositions in a duet compilation.  Michael has released over 80 cds of his original music and is the author of

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