Sign in to follow this  
mikeprocter

piano transport and tuning

Recommended Posts

A separate, though related, question.

Apparently Gasset's piano was tuned to A=442. Since the CSYO players are used to 440, and some of them have perfect pitch, I wonder how much of a problem it is for various instrumentalists to cope with a change of this sort.

Coincidentally, I was at a strings master class recently, and Peter Cropper commented that, though the piano being used for accompaniment was tuned to 442 because it was about to be used in Europe, almost every string player that day hd started tuning sharp of the piano.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Loading...
Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.