Science at the Service of the Arts

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About 15 years ago I imagined a robot capable of analyzing the forces and resistances occurring when a piano is played. My goal was  to provide more information to technicians than ever before, and at a much quicker rate. Five years later,…

The Specialists’ Corner – The Fine Art of Piano Voicing (Part 2)

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(Part 1, posted on March 24) In the first instalment of this blog, voicing was defined as a technical procedure aimed at optimizing the transfer of energy from the hammers to the strings to achieve a desired instrumental sound. There are three…