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Piano parts and their functions

Merle H. Mason

Piano parts and their functions

illustrated

by Merle H. Mason

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Published by Piano Technicians Guild in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Piano -- Construction

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementcompiled by Merle H. Mason.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML652 .M37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 98 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4566421M
    LC Control Number77082235

    Mr. Lafargue was a huge help in choosing the right piano for our home and family. We now own a hybrid piano, purchased for my daughter. Alex sat with her to make sure she understood all the functions and features of it. Delivery was timely, and I live over an hour away! I would highly recommend Lafargue's to anyone in the market for a piano. How to Play Piano Chords – Playing a C Chord • Turn on the keyboard by pressing the button titled 'Power' or 'On/Off'. • Count up 30 keys to get to middle C. • Once on the middle, count 4 keys to reach E (the second note of the C chord). • Next count up 3 keys to reach G. • Now we have the 3 keys within the C chord C-E-G. • Look for the key function on the keyboard, titled Voice.

    Piano Time 1 starts at the very beginning, with simple five-finger tunes for hands separately and together, many with duet parts. It gradually adds more notes and techniques to cover sharps and flats, simple scales and keys, and a range of dynamics and symbols. The piano is an acoustic, stringed musical instrument invented in Italy by Bartolomeo Cristofori around the year (the exact year is uncertain), in which the strings are struck by felt hammers. It is played using a keyboard, which is a row of keys (small levers) that the performer presses down or strikes with the fingers and thumbs of both hands to cause the hammers to strike the stel–Sachs classification: , .

    There are two standard foot pedals on the piano: the "una corda" and the "sustain." The middle pedal is only standard on the American grand piano and is very rarely used. Read on to learn how the three piano pedals work and how they sound. The una corda pedal is the left pedal and is played with the left : Brandy Kraemer. The hammer cheek is the side of the hammer head. Claw. Not all hammers have a claw. Tack and sledge hammers are examples with no claw. However, the “claw hammer” relies extensively on the claw which is used to pull nails, rip wood and essentially function as a quasi axe to rip things apart.


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