Grand Versus Upright Grand pianos and upright pianos are the two basic styles of pianos available to consumers. Both come in different sizes, which affects the instrument’s sound. The larger a piano, the longer its strings and the larger its area of soundboard. Whereas a grand piano increases in length, upright pianos (also called vertical pianos) increase … Continued
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It’s been my experience that many people who are interested in playing the piano are intimidated by what seems to be an exorbitant amount of music theory that has to be digested and understood. Thankfully, there is a plethora of information available that breaks the theory down into palatable sizes. These bite size pieces of … Continued
I started playing piano at a very young age. From learning to play and as time went by, it dawned on me that I learned plenty of life lessons through my piano lessons.
There are numerous advantages of playing piano that go far beyond a better appreciation for both music and the achievement of a new skill. If you are still not convinced about taking up piano lessons or sending your child to learn the piano, the following six benefits may just help you make the decision:
Like most hobbies, people normally start them for various reasons. For instance, you might take up golf to socialize with other golfers, or go to the gym to meet other gym enthusiasts. The same can be said for those who take up piano lessons. Playing the piano can strengthen your mind, which is typically the … Continued
Beginning piano lessons can sometimes start off a bit rocky with some children. Some are very excited and some need a bit of extra motivation to get started. Making piano lessons and the time leading up to the lesson fun and exciting makes everything exciting. Here are a few ways to make lesson time fun … Continued