What Is A Birdcage Piano?

What Is A Birdcage Piano?

It’s Not Just For The Birds Every once and a while I will come across one of these unique instruments. They seem to be a design found mostly in pianos from Great Britain. The technical name for this type of action is an over-damper system. The term birdcage is...
Upright Piano Moving

Upright Piano Moving

Today we did our first upright piano move with the piano lift. The pianolift comes with an attachment that makes moving uprights safe and easy. It looks like a small forklift and is designed to be used with a specialized dolly. The move went perfectly and the...
What Is A Pitch Raise?

What Is A Pitch Raise?

All About The Piano Pitch Raise If it has been over a year since your piano was last tuned it may require a pitch raise. This procedure may also be called a pitch correction. In general when pianos are left in disuse and are not serviced regularly the tension in the...