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Evaluating Piano Tone Quality

Piano Tone Quality - Scale Designs Just as there is, objectively, no best ice cream, there is no best tone quality in pianos. Many players like a bright, sparkling tone quality, while others prefer a ...
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Digital or Acoustic: Which is Best for Me?

Alden Skinner and Larry Fine FOR MANY, there will be no easy answer to this question. Many factors play into this seemingly simple decision, some practical, some not. Ideally, perhaps, the answer ...
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Should I Buy a New or Used Piano?

Should I Buy a New or Used Piano? A choice you'll have to make is whether to buy new or used. The market for used pianos is several times the size of the market for new ones. Let's look at the ...
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Understanding How Pianos Are Made

What does it take to get a piano to a music store in Baltimore, MD? This video shows the intricate process of constructing this instrument. Before pianos can be shipped out to a music store, they must ...
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Reversing the Decline in Music Education Among Children

Could learning a musical instrument help a child become a more proficient student? This video demonstrates how musical instruments Baltimore, MD can potentially enhance children’s ability to ...
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Taking Care of Your Piano's Wood Finish

With regular maintenance, pianos in Baltimore, MD can become timeless heirlooms that provide beauty and entertainment to families generation after generation. If you have this piece of musical ...
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Jason's Music Center Supporting Music Education in Maryland Schools

Many schools support music education. However, the cost of musical equipment Baltimore, MD often prevents them from providing programs such as school band or music lessons for their students. For ...
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Piano Lessons May Raise a Child's IQ

Letting children explore their musical interests through instrument lessons can indeed have an impact on their total educational experience. Many studies indicate a link between exposure to a music ...
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How Music Lessons Benefit the Brain

Practicing music offers numerous benefits for the brain. If you are considering signing your child up for music lessons in Baltimore, this decision can help your child become a better reader and have ...
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Caring for Your Piano

by Larry Fine A PIANO MAY LOOK large and imposing, but there is a great deal inside it that is delicate, and sensitive to both use and environmental changes. You have made a considerable investment in ...
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Pianos : A Historical Overview- 1900-1930

The period from about 1900 to 1930 was the heyday of piano manufacturing in America. The piano held an important place in the national economy and as a symbol of culture and social status. Hundreds of ...
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Pianos : A Historical Overview- 1880-1900

The years from 1880 to about 1900 were a transition period, as some old styles were slow to fade. But some pianos from this period may be suitable for you. A piano with only 85 instead of 88 notes may ...
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Pianos : A Historical Overview- 1700-1880

The piano was invented about 1700 by Bartolomeo Cristofori, a harpsichord maker in Padua, Italy. Cristofori replaced the plucking-quill action of the harpsichord, which can pluck only with unvarying ...
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The Piano as a Work of Art

The Piano as a Work of Art Both grands and verticals are available in Designer versions, with such decorative features as inlays and marquetry, carving, wood veneer or chrome accents, burl woods, ...
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Piano Furniture Styles and Finishes

Although for most buyers the qualities of performance and construction are of greatest importance in selecting a piano, a piano is also a large piece of furniture that tends to become the focal point ...
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What Quality Piano Should I Consider?

What Quality Piano Should I Consider? Like just about everything else you can buy, pianos come in a range of quality levels. When we speak of quality in a piano, we are referring to how it sounds, ...
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Should I Buy a Vertical or Grand Piano?

Should I Buy a Vertical or Grand Piano? Probably the most basic decision to make when buying a piano — and one you may have made already — is whether to buy a vertical or a grand. The ...
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What Size Piano is Best for Me?

What Size Piano is Best for Me? Both verticals and grands come in a wide variety of sizes. The important thing to know here is that size is directly related to musical quality. Although many other ...
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Music Lessons with Jason's Music Center

On top of offering one of the best selections of new and used musical instruments in Baltimore, Jason's Music Center also has music lessons for you and your children. Keep reading to learn more ...
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Choosing a Rental Instrument for Your Child

Music is an important addition to a child's life that can help improve his or her academic abilities. Encouraging your child to play a musical instrument is a great way to draw out his or her ...
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A Brief History of Pianos

As one of the most popular musical instruments, pianos can be found in many homes and music stores throughout the world. If you are interesting in learning to play the piano, keep reading to learn ...
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How to Encourage Your Child to Practice a Musical Instrument

Musical instruments can greatly enhance a child's life. Research has also shown that playing music helps children excel in school and gain important skills that will be useful later in life. Use ...
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Mental Benefits of Playing an Instrument

Playing a musical instrument can actually improve the way your brain functions. Researchers have found that playing music engages multiple areas of the brain at once. In fact, playing music is the ...
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Customer Reviews are in on Google+

Jaosn's Music is a family-owned & operated business that has provided the Baltimore area with the best new and used pianos for more than 75 years. We also have first-class music education for ...
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Reasons to Buy a Piano for Your Home

Pianos are attractive instruments that make beautiful music. Whether you live in a house or an apartment, a piano helps you optimize your interior. If you are looking for a new addition to your home, ...
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