The day after Gerard reshaped the hammers on my piano, he tuned the grand piano at Lilies in the Ramada Resort Kooralbyn Valley. It’s sounding good now 😊 and I love playing it! Sometimes I can’t believe there is a grand piano that I can play, in Kooralbyn. Is that insanely lucky or what? I’m … Continue reading Gerard tunes the resort piano
I started to learn piano when I was six, and we lived in London. When I was seven we moved, and the lessons stopped. There was a gap until we settled in Hampshire. The third piece of big furniture my mother bought, after beds and a dining set, was a second-hand upright piano for me. … Continue reading Reshaping the hammers of my Beale piano
In April, I bought an upright piano! After moving around the world for decades with different digital pianos, I’m finally settled enough to own this big old, magical wooden box with 1,200 moving parts. Now, I am home. I drove all over Brisbane and the Gold Coast checking out pianos advertised on Gumtree. When I … Continue reading I bought a Beale piano!