Piano tuning is not so familiar to many parents who are asking their children learning piano. But to keep your piano tuned frequently is very important for you children to lean piano better and it will also extend your piano’s life. Once your piano is tuned, it helps prevent critical problems to the instrument.
Piano tuning is the act of making minute adjustments to the tensions of the strings of a piano to properly align the intervals between their tones so that the instrument is in tune.
If your piano out of tune, it will affect your children’s intonation because he can’t catch a right tune. If you children always follow a wrong tune to lean intonation, he/she will also get into wrong tune. Then he/she can’t even follow the right piano tune because it is “wrong” for them.
For piano tuning, it needs abundant experience & knowledge. If just one string is out of tune, the overall sound of the piano will probably be sub-par and it is usually a symptom of another more serious problem. Then you need professionals to help you maintain your piano in right status.
Generally, a piano will go out tune for about 3 to 6 monthes. This time is based on the piano quality, weather and age of your piano. If your piano not tuned for 1 more year, it will be very difficult for piano tuning because the strings will easily get broken during tuning.
So keep you piano tuned frequently to keep it run in good status!