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Dawsons Music Ltd (Basingstoke)

3 - 4 Chelsea House
Festival Place
Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 7JR
England

WHOEVER YOU AREDawsons caters for all musical styles and for all ages from young children to teenagers and adults, irrespective of ability.WHEREVER ...

1 to 1 Piano Tuition

25 Delibes Road
Old Hatch Warren
Basingstoke, Hampshire RG22 4LZ
England

Jane Cleaver GBSM, ABSM, MISM is a qualified, and 'ISM Approved Private Teacher' of Flute, Oboe, Piano and Theory, with over 20 years of teaching ...

Kay Risley Professional Keyboard Flute Tuition

Vyne road
Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 5PB
England

Piano teacher in Basingstoke, also keyboard, theory, recorder, flute.
I won a scholarship to the Birmingham conservatoire and had an orchestral career...

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Did You Know Piano Facts

1730
The firm of Kirkman piano makers was founded in 1730, according to the Pierce Piano Atlas. However, Kirkman inherited the business from Tabel's wife, whom he married one month after Tabel's death. Tabel was a harpsichord maker who trained with Ruckers. He came to London in 1680 and set up making harpsichords. Abraham Kirkman, who was born in 1710 inBischweiler near Strasbourg, came to work for Tabel. In 1742 hemoved to Great Pulteney Street. These are some later dates and locations for him:
(1817) (Grand Pianoforte Maker to Her Majesty and H.R.H. The PrinceRegent)
(1818-1832) (Grand Pianoforte Maker to His Majesty) 19 Broad Street,Golden Square
(1822-1896) Kirkman, Joseph (Junior) 67 Frith Street, Soho
(1831) 3 Soho Square
(1846) 9 Dean Street
(1848) DuLour's Place, Golden Square
(1864) 21 Broad Street, Golden Square
(1894) 12A George Street, Hanover Square
They had associates with Collard who were based at 50 Bond Street,London, the same as Chappell. There is a fine example of a Kirkmanharpsichord at the Colt Clavier private collection. In 1896Georgiana Kirkman sold the business to Collard's at cost.