I tuned for Ramsey Lewis twice in the 80's. No need to consider anything out of the ordinary.
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who's tuned for Ramsey Lewis and Pizzarelli? They're here tonight. Off to tune for them. any words of wisdom??
I found a YouTube performance conducted by the person who developed this (and will be coming here for the purpose). At 6 minutes the piano starts. So that gives me a kind of idea of what to do. I think all the unisons need to...
Willy "The Lion" Smith in a source I mentioned years ago "Music on My Mind" explains how it was common to place tin between the strings and the hammers for Honky Tonk effect, something most have found on muting felt installed with...
Three-page document created by technicians to communicate non-damaging techniques for extended and...
This document is the work of Francisco Motta, a Brazilian piano technician, and gives general advice...
At WestPac 2014 , Feb. 27 - Mar 2, Alan Eder of Cal Arts will present a class on training assistants. From his class description:
Shop Help: A Guide to Hiring, Training and Managing Shop Assistants
Alan Eder, RPT
Involving others can make your piano servicing operation more productive, broaden your skill set, and even add to your enjoyment…Or not! This class, while conceived in a conservatory context, has broad application to anyone considering expanding their piano servicing operation to include assistants, with the benefit of...