Dating old piano
Let us know about your ideas and we will do our best to support your event as well as to involve it in the worldwide Piano Day celebration.Piano players, whether amateur and professional, of any age, or any musical persuasion have kindly shared their specially composed pieces with the piano lovers all over the globe.Ivory is a veneer only a very thin covering over the wood key. Most pianos built after that date wont have ivory on them.2) What does it look like ?Ivory keys are almost always made up of 3 parts, The front, The head ( wide part) and the Tail ( long thin part) It will be rough to the touch if it is soiled which is the point of ivory. You will see a thin parting seam between the Head and tail and if you hold a flashlight to it at an angle there will be a grain to it like wood has.3) Is it worth anything ?Piano Day gives an opportunity for the holders of the unused pianos to place them where they can be enjoyed by a lot of people.Everybody who wants to share the joy of playing and listening to piano music is invited to participate and take action!
It is intended to be the most joyful of all holidays!Weighing nearly a tonne and standing at 4.5m high the M450 stretches over two floors, a design that allows the strings to vibrate better.However, the project is not about setting world records in terms of size. The aim of the day is to create a platform for piano related projects in order to promote the development of musical dimensions and to continue sharing the centuries-old joy of playing piano.
But mostly, because it doesn’t hurt to celebrate the piano and everything around it: performers, composers, piano builders, tuners, movers and most important, the listener.” – Nils Frahm Piano Day, a annual worldwide event founded by a group of likeminded people, takes place on the 88th day of the year – in 2018 it’s the 29th March – because of the number of keys on the instrument being celebrated.
Major moving companies will manifest cargo but if you are doing the move yourself you could be asked for the documents and could face confiscation if you do not have it.