Jazz Piano Bar

Some articles on piano, pianos, jazz, jazz piano bar:

Digital Piano - Sounds
... In most implementations, a digital piano produces a variety of piano timbres and usually other sounds as well ... For example, a digital piano may have settings for a concert grand piano, an upright piano, a tack piano, and various electric pianos such as the Fender Rhodes and Wurlitzer ... Some digital pianos incorporate other basic "synthesizer" sounds such as string ensemble, for example, and offer settings to combine them with piano ...
The Piano
... The Piano is a 1993 drama film about a mute pianist and her daughter, set during the mid-19th century in a rainy, muddy frontier backwater on the west coast of New Zealand ... It features a score for the piano by Michael Nyman which became a bestselling soundtrack album ... Hunter played her own piano pieces for the film, and also served as sign language teacher for Paquin, earning three screen credits ...
Digital Piano - Keyboard and Pedals
... Just like a traditional piano, a digital piano features a keyboard ... A digital piano's keyboard is weighted to simulate the action of a traditional piano and is velocity sensitive so that the volume of the sounds depends on how fast the keys are pressed ... to better simulate the touch of a grand piano ...
Piano - Role
... See also Social history of the piano The piano is a crucial instrument in Western classical music, jazz, film, television, and most other complex western musical genres ... A large number of composers are proficient pianists—and because the piano keyboard offers an easy means of complex melodic and harmonic interplay—the piano is often used as a tool for composition ...
Amsterdam: Cab Kaye's Jazz Piano Bar
... In Amsterdam he performed with jazz musicians such as Babs Gonzales, funk jazz flautist Wally Shorts, Bert Koppelaar (trombonist), bassist Wilbur Little and conductor Boy Edgar (e.g ... In the early years in Amsterdam he rented an apartment from jazz saxophonist Rosa King and became a celebrity on the local jazz scene ... On 1 October 1979, he opened his own jazz club in the centre of Amsterdam, Cab Kaye's Jazz Piano Bar at Beulingstraat 9, with his Dutch wife Jeannette ...

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