Videos- Classical vs Modern Tunings

If you've ever wondered if you should have your piano tuned to a Well Temperament this series of videos will open your ears!

Carl Radford, Pianist and Registered Piano Technician, plays a selections of music on a Steinway tuned to a Classical Well Temperament and then again on the same piano tuned to a Modern Equal Temperament. After the piece is played in both tunings he describes and compares the differences in more detail.

(For highest quality audio click on the gear icon on the lower right corner of the video and select 1080p.)

Below is a demonstration comparing the temperaments, also tuned by Carl Radford, RPT and played by Trevor Stephenson.