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Gergely Boganyi's Concert Piano Redesign - Core77.com (blog)

2015-01-29
Core77.com (blog)Gergely Boganyi's Concert Piano RedesignCore77.com (blog)If you hear voices in your head, that's bad. If you hear piano music in your head, that's not so bad, particularly if you're a professional pianist. Yet Gergely Bogányi still found it disturbing, because the sonorous quality of the music in his brain ...Ten Years of Research Has Produced the Piano of the Futureio9"Piano of the Future" Could Be an Imperial Star Destroyer, Possibly the BatmobileThe Mary SueNew piano launched in BudapestClassical-Music.comall 4 news articles »

Dueling keys: Anderson and Roe mix classical and pop music for piano - Alaska Dispatch News

2015-01-29
Dueling keys: Anderson and Roe mix classical and pop music for pianoAlaska Dispatch NewsFor those who claim that classical music is a dead genre, piano duo Anderson and Roe are ready to show them otherwise. Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Roe met while studying at Juilliard and became fast friends. As often happens with musically inclined ...and more »

The Classical Piano Gets a Radical Makeover - Slate Magazine (blog)

2015-01-24
Slate Magazine (blog)The Classical Piano Gets a Radical MakeoverSlate Magazine (blog)But this week Hungarian pianist Gergely Bogányi unveiled a radical redesign of the grand piano, a project he initiated in order to make it sound the way he heard it in his head. Produced by Louis Renner, a world-renowned German company that specializes ...Hungarian Pianist Gergely Bogányi Creates "Revolutionary" New Piano with ...ClassicaliteGergely Bogányi's 'Batpiano' has a tone to match its spaceship looksThe Guardian'Revolutionary' hi-tech piano unveiled in HungaryeuronewsThe Calvert Journalall 6 news articles »

Piano, organ focus of Brown Bag Concert - University at Buffalo Reporter

2015-01-29
Piano, organ focus of Brown Bag ConcertUniversity at Buffalo ReporterThe free concert, which will take place at noon in Lippes Concert Hall in Slee Hall, North Campus, will feature performances by students of Eric Huebner, assistant professor of piano, and Roland Martin, adjunct instructor of organ and harpsichord.

Revolutionary new piano invented in Budapest - Today's Zaman

2015-01-25
Today's ZamanRevolutionary new piano invented in BudapestToday's ZamanHungarian pianist Gergely Boganyi poses for a picture with the design team of his new concept piano in their workshop on Jan. 9. Boganyi, 41, unveiled the new piano at a press event on Jan. 20 at the Budapest Music Center after working on the model for ...A piano for the space ageTimes of MaltaMillion dollar space-age piano: Amazing? Or too much?The Star Onlineall 5 news articles »

Janesville composer plays piano in Super Bowl ad featuring Kim Kardashian - Janesville Gazette

2015-01-29
Janesville composer plays piano in Super Bowl ad featuring Kim KardashianJanesville GazetteJANESVILLE--Janesville musical composer Matthew Hollingsworth's piano playing has gone viral with the help of reality TV diva Kim Kardashian and a national TV commercial that cellphone company T-Mobile plans to feature Super Bowl Sunday.and more »

The genius of these piano rhapsodies - Jewish Chronicle

2015-01-29
Jewish ChronicleThe genius of these piano rhapsodiesJewish ChronicleJewish links abound in music – as a gentile I can observe rather than feel this from the outside, as it were, but as a pianist I feel it deeply. You can't help but do so. The whole so-called ''Golden Age of Pianism'' – that amazing school of pianists ...

Sheridan church home to Ferrari of the piano world - Deseret News

2015-01-29
Sheridan church home to Ferrari of the piano worldDeseret NewsIt's not that Sheridan is nowhere, he added; it's just that a Bechstein of this size — 9 feet, 6 inches — is rare, making this shiny Ferrari of the piano world one of the best pianos in the state — and region. Weber knows of a few 6- or 7-foot ...

Mozart: Piano Sonatas K280 and 332; Chopin: 24 Preludes, etc CD review ... - The Guardian

2015-01-29
The GuardianMozart: Piano Sonatas K280 and 332; Chopin: 24 Preludes, etc CD review ...The GuardianThe first half of the recital was devoted to two of Mozart's F major piano sonatas; the second to Chopin's complete Preludes. It was followed by six encores. The Mozart playing may seem old-fashioned, but it overflows with vitality, each movement ...

This is Renzo Piano's Design for the Biltmore Terrace Site - Curbed Hamptons

2015-01-29
Curbed HamptonsThis is Renzo Piano's Design for the Biltmore Terrace SiteCurbed HamptonsDevelopers Terra Group have just submitted plans to the Miami Beach Design Review Board for its replacement, an as-yet-unnamed, minimalist, pill-shaped seventeen floor condo tower designed by starchitect Renzo Piano (Kobi Karp is the architect of ...