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Percussion instruments are any instruments which produce sound by being struck. Questions about these rhythmic instruments belong here.

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How do you know if you are talented at piano?

The Importance of Practice for Success There is a saying - 99% of hard work and 1% of talent will make you a good pianist. Several studies have traced young piano students and seen that those who were viewed as more "talented" put in more hours practicing before hand. It can be difficult to realize when watching someone perform brilliantly that their ability is the result of many thousands of hours of practicing and training. While piano might not be for everybody,...
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Does a player piano have a sustain pedal?

Yes, they do. The original 1900-1930 pianos almost all have a sustain lever you use to operate the sustain pedal function of the piano when a roll is playing. In addition, most also have the ability for the roll to automatically operate the sustain pedal when playing. ...
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Does house play the piano?

Dr. House is played by British actor Hugh Laurie who actually does play the piano to a limited extent, unlike many actors out there today. ...
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How do you play secrets on the piano?

this song is actually not that hard. I'm going to show you the notes from the beginning. A A A A A A F# A A A A A F# E A A A A A A F# A A A A A D D A A C# D E C# D A A A C# D C# C# B B C# D B B A B B C# B C# D B B C# B C# D B D...
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Where can you get free glockenspiel sheet music?

International music score library project - public domain. The link is in the 'Related Links' section below. ...
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Where can you find speranzaria music for piano?

The noteflight website This page has the music notes about Speranzaria...I looked over the Net and TaDa there's the music sheet. ...
Asked in Composers, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Percussion Instruments, Piano

What was Mozart's inspiration to play the piano?

Mozart never said what his inspiration was for learning to play the piano. However, based on the fact that he spent his whole life composing and playing music we can assume that he at least liked music. So his inspiration was probably just that he liked music. ...
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What is the yoke of a bell?

The yoke of a bell is the large curved part that the bell hangs from. It usually has two rounded ends that stick out on either side to fit into the bottom curved part that is called the cradle. Together they are used to mount a large bell so you can pull a handle or rope to ring it. ...
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Which digital piano has the best piano touch?

The Williams Overture Upright Electronic Piano has a great piano touch and sound. I would highly recommend it!! ...
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Did Michael Jackson play piano?

Yep!! And he was very good at it!!
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How many keys on a piano keyboard?

Most pianos have 88 keys. You can get small pianos with 76 keys and large pianos with as many as 97 keys, but most pianos have 88. 36 white. 25 black. In total 61 if i did my math right. keys are also the levers that you press to provide the sound of the correct notes Also, some small toy electric keyboards have as little as 21 keys. There are 88 keys on a standard piano. Older pianos may have more or less, but...
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What causes a vibration on a piano?

There are lots of possibilities, but all in one of two categories There is something in there that shouldn't be there. Look carefully, when you find something remove it. Having eliminated foreign bodies, there is almost certainly something in there that should be there, but has come loose. It can be a long job to check everywhere; you may be able to reduce the problem by localising the probable cause. Try to find out what provokes the vibration - hit keys until you...
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What is the difference between a piano and a keyboard?

There are several differences. Electronic keyboards can create a variety of sounds and effects, while the piano makes many possible variations to the same set of sounds, as generated by the keys and pedals. Pianos (acoustic) make sounds using strings (the keys trigger the strings). Because of this, pianos are 'touch sensitive' - you can change the sound depending on how you press the keys. Also, pianos have a LOT MORE keys than on keyboards - most piano pieces cannot by played on...
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How many types of pianos are there?

Types of Pianos There are 10 different types of piano, all of which have metal strings which are struck by felt-covered hammers when a musician presses a key on the keyboard. Pianos are descended from other keyboard instruments such as harpsichords, organs, and clavichords which were used in the 1500s and 1600s. The first pianos were developed in the late 1700s. Acoustic pianos Upright pianos are used in schools and churches. Some types of country music use a "honky tonk" piano, which is an upright...
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What do percussion instruments actually look like?

To generalize somewhat. There are many different types of percussion instruments. A percussion is basically any musical object that you hit with a stick to make a sound. A drum is usually a rounded piece of wood or metal with a plastic, cloth, or vinyl on top that is hit to produce a sound. A triangle is a percussion instrument and is a piece of metal shaped like a triangle with a gap in one corner. A xelephone has different shaped blocks...
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Where is e sharp on the piano keyboard?

E sharp is bascically f. a flat is a semi tone down and a sharp is a semi tone up so a semitone up from e is f!! ...
Asked in Chinese Language and Culture, Percussion Instruments

Which percussion instrument symbolizes prosperity and marks social status in China?

I think that you are asking about a Gong, also known as a Tam-Tam. I have heard that definition for the Gong, but I am not 100% sure. ...
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How do you find piano inversions?

To find an inversion of a Chord, you simply move the lowest note in the chord up and octave and leave the rest the same. Alternatively, you can move the highest note in the chord down an octave. Example: C-E-G (C Major Root Position) E-G-C (C Major 1st Inversion) G-C-E (C Major 2nd Inversion ...
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What are the piano notes for twickle star?

Cc gg AA g ff ee dd c gg ff ee d gg ff ee d cc gg AA g ff ee dd c
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What is a hash in piano?

A hash on a piano is called a sharp. This is where you raise a note by one semitone. Sharps and flats are played on the black keys. ...
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Where is E1 on a piano?

the 1 notation means its the first e on the piano