Buying a Yamaha Piano in the Bay Area? Make it Sound Great with the Right Placement 

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Bringing Home a New Yamaha Piano is Exciting, The Perfect Placement Makes it Even Better

Since you’ve made a visit to your Bay Area piano dealers and purchased the piano of your choice, you’ll want to maximize your investment by situating the instrument in the ideal position in your home. The discussion below will address some of the relevant points for you to consider when positioning your new Yamaha piano at home, so that all the beautiful tones it is capable of producing can be fully appreciated by listeners. If you’re still browsing through the available Bay Area Yamaha pianos, you can also discuss this with vendors to add to your knowledge of piano placement.

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Tune Your Piano Regularly to Save Money

Tuning your piano can be disruptive and potentially costly. And there’s always the possibility that the tuner might unearth serious problems that will require lots of money and time to fix. It may seem easier to languish in ignorance, cross your fingers, and hope the instrument will somehow “tune itself.” But burying your head in the proverbial sand can cost you money over the long term – particularly if you need a high quality piano to record, practice or compose. Continue reading

How Often Should I Get My Piano Tuned?

Piano Tuning: How often should i do it? 4 Things to Consider

Whether you’re a budding Bay Area concert pianist, who spends three to four hours a day practicing your craft; or you’re a studio musician or casual instrumentalist, you need a system to keep your instrument tuned and ready for action. Continue reading

Best Piano Tuning Practices

Best Piano Tuning Practices

Perhaps you have “perfect pitch” and you relish the challenge of tuning your own piano to make sure it sounds “just right” for a recording session or concert performance. Or maybe you have just simply noticed that your old baby grand is not sounding quite right when your daughter plays her scales, and you crave a solution that’s not going to cost you an arm and a leg. Continue reading