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Tipbook Piano : The Complete Guide to Your Instrument! - Hugo Pinksterboer

Tipbook Piano

The Complete Guide to Your Instrument!

Paperback

Published: 1st June 2009
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Choosing a piano becomes a lot easier with the knowledge provided in Tipbook Piano, a guidebook that helps readers gain a better understanding of this complex, expensive instrument without going into "data overload."

How to evaluate an instrument's timbre, how to judge and compare piano keyboards and pedals, the influence of the instrument's dimensions, different types of cabinets, the difference between laminated and solid wood soundboards, accessories, hybrid and digital pianos, and why tuning and regulation are so important everything is covered in this handy guide. All Tip Books feature online audio examples through Tip Codes.

Tipbook Piano includes:

  • An overview of the instrument
  • Tips on lessons, teachers, and practising
  • Dozens of clear illustrations
  • Select a piano
  • Tips on maintenance and tuning
  • Basic background information
  • Glossary
  • A list of sources for further information

Introduction
See and Hear What You Read with Tipcodes
Chapter 1: A Pianist?
Chapter 2: A Quick Tour
Chapter 3: Learning to Play
Chapter 4: Buying or Renting?
Chapter 5: A Good Piano
Chapter 6: Auditioning pianos
Chapter 7: Hybrid, Player, and Digital Pianos
Chapter 8: Accessories
Chapter 9: Maintenance
Chapter 10: Transportation, Tuning, and Regulation
Chapter 11: History
Chapter 12: The Family
Chapter 13: How They're Made
Chapter 14: Brands
Glossary
Tipcode List
Want To Know More?
Chord Charts
Essential Data
Index
The Tipbook Series
Table of Contents provided by The Tipbook Company. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9781423462781
ISBN-10: 1423462785
Series: Tipbook
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st June 2009
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 15.2  x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.386