Piano Manual: Buying, Using And Maintaining A Piano by John BishopPiano Manual: Buying, Using And Maintaining A Piano by John Bishop

Piano Manual: Buying, Using And Maintaining A Piano

byJohn Bishop, Graham Barker

Hardcover | July 15, 2009

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Haynes manuals are now being published on a wide range of subjects, including musical instruments - and here comes coverage of one of the most popular and versatile instruments of all. This manual explains the essentials of buying a piano before moving on to the meat of the book - the care and maintenance of a piano. A trouble-shooting section explains how to check condition and diagnose common piano ailments, and then three maintenance chapters follow, detailing different levels. The ‘easy' section covers routine tasks that anyone can and should do; ‘moderate' looks at maintenance and repair that someone with good DIY skills can achieve; and ‘advanced' covers work that is usually best left to professionals but that it's nonetheless good to know about.

About The Author

John Bishop has run his own business as a piano tuner/technician since 1978. He has also imported and exported pianos and other musical instruments (see www.getintune.co.uk). He's been a self-employed keyboard player since 1964. Bands and solo, rock to Fats Waller. Since 1978 he has also lectured at colleges/universities, covering a va...

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Title:Piano Manual: Buying, Using And Maintaining A PianoFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.62 inPublished:July 15, 2009Publisher:Haynes Publishing UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1844254852

ISBN - 13:9781844254859

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