Two Piano Tuners

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Book: All Authors / Contributors: M B Goffstein. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: 65 pages illustrations 21 cm. About The Piano Tuner. A New York Times Notable Book A San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, and Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year “A gripping and resonant novel It immerses the reader in a distant world with startling immediacy and ardor Riveting.” —Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times In a shy, middle-aged piano tuner named Edgar Drake receives an.

The Piano Tuner is the the story of Edgar Drake, a London piano I have read it at least 3 times, and each time I am completely drawn in to the world of Edgar Drake, and 19th century colonial Burma. If I were forced to choose a favorite book, this would be one of the contenders/5.

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Piano Technician Guild member. The Piano Tuner: I loved this book a second time through. It's amazingly Informative to delve into a book a second time with a completely different focus than the first.

I read this book a few years ago for the story. Now this time for seeing how the story enhances the setting: Burma during the British occupation days itself. it is possible to tune your own piano using instructions like these but always be aware that if you have an old piano or one that you got for free like a hand-me-down, a lot of the times the wires are going to be old and have been resting out of tune for awhile.

pianos hold an enormous amount of tension and when the piano has been resting at a. Not more story but more text and fewer pictures, perhaps too much text and too few pictures (holding Goldie the Dollmaker as the perfect example). Quite simply and sublimely, Reuben Weinstock is a master piano-tuner and his orphaned granddaughter Debbie, who wakes hm-m-m-m-m-ing middle C, would be another.

Does she want to wear something prettier than her jumper to go to the Auditorium with. Get this from a library. Two piano tuners. [M B Goffstein] -- Debbie doesn't particularly want to be a great piano player--just one of the best piano tuners. About the Book The Piano Tuner: A Novel.

by Daniel Mason.

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When Edgar Drake is summoned to the British War Office and asked to tune an eccentric major's Erard grand piano in the jungles of Burma, he is both confused and intrigued. The year isand the British Empire is attempting to tighten its control of its colonies in the Far East.

Two Piano Tuners [M. Goffstein] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Most other tuning sources tell you not to try, overwhelm you with technical detail, or really want to sell you a book.

Our piano tuning web page is straightforward, online and completely free. The tuning process is mechanically simple but difficult to master. Professional tuners spend a. Not all piano tuners offer these kinds of "spiff job" services; if a piano needs more than just a tuning, be sure to tell the tuners upfront so they can price your job accordingly.

Spiff jobs typically cost an additional $$ for four hours (a half day) of. PIANO OWNER'S SURVIVAL GUIDE- Piano Parts Catalogue / Catalog. Repair, restore, and tune your piano. Order piano parts and tools. Some piano tuners send customers to us. Save hundreds of dollars. The only book of its kind anywhere.

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Lesson 9: The Square Grand Piano. The old Square Grand piano, while not too common, still exists and may be encountered at any time. They have special tuning, regulation and repair problems which are well covered in this lesson. A special section is added on general piano repairs with a host of tips and short cuts that can save time and money.

Several piano tuning books that are among the most highly-regarded resources in the field include the following: Piano Servicing, Tuning, and Rebuilding, Second Edition: for the Professional, the Student, and the Hobbyist by Arthur A.

Reblitz. The "bible" of introductory tuning texts. "All the information essential to the art of restoring and. In a shy, middle-aged piano tuner named Edgar Drake receives an unusual commission from the British War Office: to travel to the remote jungles of northeast Burma and there repair a rare piano be.

"The Piano Tuner" caught my attention before I even knew what the word was about because I myself am a piano player and thought it might have been something different if I read about the life of a piano tuner. At first I thought the book would have been about a piano tuner doing his job and his everyday life of fixing and tuning pianos for /5.

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Topics covered are. The Piano Tuner is a book that is rich in details about Burma, piano tuning, and British colonialism, as well as other devices to entice a reader.

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Happy with his wife of eighteen years and his reputation as one of the finest piano tuners. “There is a difference between a “Piano Tuner” and “Piano Technician.” Piano Tuners can do one thing: tune a piano.

Piano Technicians address the entire functionality of pianos, and their many different designs and makes, throughout the world. It’s important to make the distinction between the two. He is an exceptional piano tuner, and has also done some excellent repairs.

He is knowledgeable in all aspects of the needs of a piano. I can’t recommend him highly enough.” “Always prompt, very accommodating about scheduling, and usually fixes one or two additional things on our year-old piano without additional charges.”. In today’s economy, cutting spending is a must.

One place to do this is by tuning your own piano. This post will show you, step by step, exactly how to tune your piano in a very easy way.

You will need to buy a few tools, but the total cost of the tools should be less than what a piano tuner would charge (assuming you have your own laptop)."An extraordinary piece of work. The Piano Tuner is a novel of journeys and the shifting grounds of perception, but at heart it is a story of the human urge to be absorbed fully into life, to cease to be a bystander, to be thrust into the essential dreamscape of human strivings.

Daniel Mason's debut is shining and striking. He transported me thoroughly, well beyond the initial reading.5/5(1).A New York Times Notable Book A San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, and Los Angeles Times Best Book of the Year “A gripping and resonant novel It immerses the reader in a distant world with startling immediacy and ardor Riveting.” —Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times In a shy, middle-aged piano tuner named Edgar Drake receives an unusual commission from Reviews: