What Is A Piano Pitch Raise?

Let's put this thing under the microscope. I'll attempt to keep this as short and to the point as possible.

For the majority of the music world, there exists a standard pitch reference that makes it possible for all…

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The Costs and Price Of Music Lessons

"How much do you charge for piano lessons?" This is probably one of the first question you’ll ask when shopping for a music teacher. Budget is certainly a major consideration. Essential living expenses take priority for obvious reasons; music fits into…

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Good Sam Gig

Recently I was hired to provide some dinner music for the sponsors and attendees of the Good Sam Gala (Good Samaritan Health Center). It was held at the Atlanta History Center in Buckhead. Beautiful facility. Beautifully decorated. A music buddy…

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On Making Charts

I was in the studio the other day adding some keyboards tracks to a pre-recorded trio of drums, bass, and guitar. The engineer has a really nice setup. Cords are a bit tangled here and there, as you can see…

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How Many Tuning Pins In Your Piano?

Have you ever wondered why it takes that technician so long to tune your piano? Well, it's because there are lots of pins to adjust. How many? Here's a six step method to find out without counting each pin. It'll take…

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