Articles Categorized in: Tips and Advice

Tickle The Ivory And Play That Piano

Tickle The Ivory And Play That Piano

When most people think of learning how to play piano, they already have a certain style in mind. When learning the piano it doesn’t matter if you learn on a baby grand or a bar type of piano, both will do, the more important thing is to learn how to play. You like the way it looks and sounds but you’re too afraid to approach the task of learning how to play it. This is most peoples fear. Many children...
Read More

The Joy Of Piano Improvisation

The Joy Of Piano Improvisation

If you have never experienced the fun and joy of improvising on the piano, then you are missing out on a great experience. Imagine an artist who does not know how to draw or paint without tracing or copying another’s work. That is unheard of. Yet, many piano players lack the ability to improvise on the piano! This is caused by years of rigid piano lesson/structure and a lack of proper guidance. Many piano players rely on sheet music to...
Read More

Don’t Move A Piano Until You Read This

Don’t Move A Piano Until You Read This

How do you move a piano? Very carefully. Okay, I’m being a little sarcastic, but moving a piano is a serious endeavor. I’m a big advocate of hiring a professional mover to move a piano. Pianos are heavy and it’s easy to damage a piano while moving it. I’m speaking from experience. I own a Kimball piano my parents bought brand new for me when I was a child. That piano was a big deal to me after having played...
Read More

Tips For Buying A Piano

Tips For Buying A Piano

Choosing a good piano is a major step along the way to perfecting your performance and honing your skills. Whether you’re purchasing your very first piano, or you are an experienced buyer, it is essential to know what you’re looking for in your piano to ensure it’s worth your investment. After all, pianos cost a fortune, and it’s important to make sure you’re getting value for money in your model. The first thing to think about is the size of...
Read More

It’s Never Too Late To Take A Beginner Piano Lesson!

It’s Never Too Late To Take A Beginner Piano Lesson!

Sometimes all it takes to get started down the road of music is a beginner piano lesson. How many times have you told yourself that you should learn to play an instrument before it gets too late? And how many times have you put off your first lesson because you just don’t have the time, or because you don’t know where to go? When you learn online, you eliminate the need to go looking for lessons because everything can be...
Read More

How To Teach Children To Learn To Play The Piano

How To Teach Children To Learn To Play The Piano

A child’s attention span is shorter than an adult. But they are also the ones who can easily learn more. For this reason, a child should be able to learn as many artworks and instruments as possible. You’ll never know if your child is the next pianist who’ll pave the way to be the next icon in the music industry. If you’re child seems to have interest in the piano, tolerate it. Support this talent. If you can’t teach your...
Read More