A series of eye-catching piano installations in Europe showcase one artists Dalí inspired grand pianos. In Täby Centrum, close to Stockholm, you can find a magnificent grand piano that floats out on the floor. The grand is called “Leaking Piano” and is one of three created for shopping malls (Madrid, Copenhagen and Täby) by the […]
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America’s premier piano maker has new digs. When Steinway & Sons announced it was selling Steinway Hall, its flagship home on West 57th Street for nearly 90 years, to make room for a luxury condominium tower in 2012, not everyone was happy. “It just makes you want to cry, you know, that here is this […]
A little surprise in yesterday morning’s crossword puzzle!
A piece by film director and musician Jarbas Agnelli interpreting the birds positioning on electric wires into music.
Piano Price Point.com ~ August 2015 Steinway & Sons Celebrate Manufacturing Piano #600,000 Source: Steinway Fibonacci Grand Piano | Piano Price Point Some facts about the Steinway Fibonacci: It’s based on the structure of a Steinway Model D – Concert 274cm long or 8’11 ¾” From start to finish it required nearly 6,000 hours of […]
Many adults are afraid it’s too late to learn piano or any instrument for that matter, but rest assured, it isn’t and here’s why it’s never too late. Source: Is it Too Late To Learn Piano? | Making Music Magazine by Shannon Price A friend called me recently and asked, “I’m 35—isn’t that too old […]
This Piano History Timeline starting from the 1700s to the 2000s hits on all the important dates from the birth to the modern day of the piano. Source: A Grand Design: The History of the Piano 1700—Harpsichord maker Bartolomeo Cristofori’s invents the “piano e forte” (“soft and loud”) in Florence, Italy.Bartolomeo Cristofori 1739—Domenico del Mela […]
Watch Player Piano’s most most recent video, Super Mario Medley, on a custom Nintendo designed piano played by Russian pianist Sonya Belousova. Source: A Beautiful Version of the Super Mario Medley Played on a Custom Nintendo Piano | Making Music Magazine
For the first time ever, follow in the footsteps of musical legends and step inside the iconic British recording studio! Source: Google presents Inside Abbey Road This exciting interactive virtual tour of Abbey Road studios features videos, photos and info on artists, producers, composers, equipment and recording techniques.