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by GrahamSes
15 Mar 2018, 23:20
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Beadle & Langbein piano
Replies: 40
Views: 25247

Beadle Langbein piano

Hello
I have the same problem like pjmann.
I have vertical piano J.Becker and i would know how old is it.
Can somebody help my?
serial no. 27473
by GrahamSes
15 Mar 2018, 12:31
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Holland Piano Age?
Replies: 4
Views: 2403

Holland Piano Age

Hi! Just wondering if anyone knows the age of a Knight piano with the serial number 15245?
Thanks
by GrahamSes
14 Mar 2018, 10:45
Forum: Learning & Teaching Piano
Topic: Name and composer of this charming student piece?
Replies: 5
Views: 3025

Name and composer of this charming student piece

Yes; Ive-found-a-chord-and-Im-going-to-stick-to-it music. But he keeps composing the same piece over & over again and everyones too polite to mention it
by GrahamSes
12 Mar 2018, 10:10
Forum: Idle Chitchat
Topic: Nostalgia and other bits and bobs
Replies: 31
Views: 8969

Nostalgia and other bits and bobs

My favourite for the lines on the bass clef I use this all the time;

Gordon Brown Did All.....

and for the spaces

.....and couldnt even govern.

Any better ones???
by GrahamSes
11 Mar 2018, 23:24
Forum: Idle Chitchat
Topic: Happy Christmas, everyone...
Replies: 5
Views: 2908

Happy Christmas everyone

Yes, seconded - I hope everyone has a wonderful time.
And I wish you joy with your Fanny, David...
by GrahamSes
11 Mar 2018, 11:10
Forum: Piano Advice
Topic: Help required please
Replies: 3
Views: 3998

Help required please

Hi, please help me ID this piece. Sorry, this is the best image quality I have.

Thank you
by GrahamSes
10 Mar 2018, 00:04
Forum: Piano History
Topic: F. Rubinstein & Co. what age is my piano?
Replies: 9
Views: 4556

F Rubinstein Co what age is my piano

I have a Robert Westphal Germany/Berlin Upright piano with the serial number: 7585.
Can you help me to find the Piano Age Year of manufacturing?

Thanks
by GrahamSes
07 Mar 2018, 22:15
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Rushworth & Dreaper Pianola with Malcolm mechanics
Replies: 3
Views: 1272

Rushworth and dreaper pianola with Malcolm mechanical

Hi,

I have an upright H.Hicks and sons Ltd piano. The serial number is 14444, wondering what the year is?

Thanks
by GrahamSes
07 Mar 2018, 09:58
Forum: Learning & Teaching Piano
Topic: Learn to Play the Piano – Beginner Lesson for Kids
Replies: 1
Views: 2340

Learn to Play the Piano – Beginner Lesson for Kids

Hi guys,
Im planning to buy a how to play the piano guide. Is it possible to learn how to play the piano by myself through this guide?
by GrahamSes
06 Mar 2018, 22:57
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Brinsmead #59734
Replies: 6
Views: 3446

Brinsmead S4659

We have recently inherited a John Brinsmead upright piano. It has the serial No. S4659. Can anyone give me an idea of its age? It is in good condition. Alf
by GrahamSes
06 Mar 2018, 15:07
Forum: Learning & Teaching Piano
Topic: Should I give up learning the piano POLL comments welcome
Replies: 30
Views: 6960

Should I give up learning the piano POLL comments welcome

I really want to learn one of these, but I cant decide which. I already know how to read music and play the violin. I dont have much money, so Id have to get a very basic guitar or keyboard just to learn and then invest in a better one if i enjoy it. I got a guitar for christmas two years ago, but j...
by GrahamSes
05 Mar 2018, 21:46
Forum: Piano Showcase
Topic: Chopin - Étude #1 op 10
Replies: 3
Views: 3080

Chopin Etude #1 op 10

In measure 8 of Chopin Etude Op. 10 No. 5, there is a rolled chord in the left hand and a single note in the right hand. What is the order of the notes combined? --top/highest left-hand chord note together with right? --bottom/lowest left-hand chord note together with right? In measure 22 of Prelude...
by GrahamSes
05 Mar 2018, 09:43
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Steck, The Aeolian Company Ltd.
Replies: 9
Views: 11288

Steck The Aeolian Company Ltd

I have a studio upright, or cottage piano, not entirely sure, by J. Marr Wood & Co Ltd. I cant find ANY info on their serial numbers and only slightly more on the company. I would love to know the date of manufacture and company history as this piano has been in my family, from Scotland like the pia...
by GrahamSes
04 Mar 2018, 22:15
Forum: Piano Showcase
Topic: Arabian Piano Music
Replies: 4
Views: 2234

Arabian Piano Music

Hey.
Most of it sounds really good.
But at 0:45-0:50 something in the string ensemble doesnt sounds right in my ear.
Do you have the sheet music of the piano part?
by GrahamSes
04 Mar 2018, 00:24
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Millard Piano, London
Replies: 3
Views: 1205

Millard Piano London

I have a piano, Chepstow London, Manufactured expressly for
Wiggs Piano Stores
39 Cuthbert St.,
South Shield.


could In get more info about the piano??

Tandor
Netherlands
by GrahamSes
03 Mar 2018, 00:35
Forum: Learning & Teaching Piano
Topic: The Video I Saw
Replies: 3
Views: 2637

The Video I Saw

Yep, dont do sightreading, just get some music you like the look of and try playing it. Thats sightreading
by GrahamSes
02 Mar 2018, 11:23
Forum: Digital Pianos
Topic: Not sure how much to sell my piano for?
Replies: 2
Views: 2865

Not sure how much to sell my piano for

This poll is fascinating. Im shopping for a digital piano and have noticed just how much brand loyalty plays a role. No love for Casio here, huh? ;
by GrahamSes
01 Mar 2018, 17:11
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Piano brand - Dorffman?
Replies: 2
Views: 2158

Piano brand Dorffman

Thanks for sharing the photos. It seems a typical London piano of the first few years of the 1900s. Are there any numbers easily visible inside the top?
by GrahamSes
01 Mar 2018, 07:49
Forum: Piano Showcase
Topic: Original James Bond Piano Composition
Replies: 1
Views: 2374

Original James Bond Piano Composition

Hey.
Most of it sounds really good.
But at 0:45-0:50 something in the string ensemble doesnt sounds right in my ear.
Do you have the sheet music of the piano part?