Living Out Loud | Jan 13, 2012 | 24:58

January 13, 2012 - Part 1

What is a good piano made of? What pianos should you avoid? We go 'under the hood' with one of Toronto's leading piano technicians. PLUS the piano tuner who gave Glenn Gould that special sound.

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