Category: Piano

Digital Piano Lessons

Keyboards, MIDI & Synth: A Beginner’s Guide

From affordable piano alternatives to analog sonic explorers, this helpful primer outlines the keyboard basics. There’s nothing like playing a real acoustic piano, but not everyone has the space or the budget to have the real thing at home. Fortunately, Music & Arts offers a wide variety of digital pianos, MIDI keyboards and synthesizers to […]

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Useful Tips To Improve Your Piano Playing

It’s a warm, sunny day, the perfect type of day for lounging by the pool or heading to the beach. But there’s something else you can add to your summer routine – piano playing! Piano could be the start of a lifelong passion or simply a fun, seasonal hobby. Either way, here are eight tips […]

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Tips on How to Become a Better Piano Player

Looking To Improve Your Piano Skills? Students of all ages can benefit from learning an instrument. If you’re trying to get better at piano, you’ve come to the right place. Below you’ll find a variety of tips and videos that will help you become a better piano player. There’s tips for beginners, for how to […]

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5 Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Piano Players 2020

The piano is by far one of the most versatile and beloved instruments on the planet, so it makes sense why we should celebrate the musicians who play this incredible instrument. From helpful music accessories to exciting pro audio gear, we’re sharing five terrific stocking stuffer ideas for piano players this holiday. Sheet music When […]

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Tips for Choosing the Right Piano Bench

Six Tips for Making the Most of Your Piano Lessons

Whether you’ve just enrolled your child in piano lessons for the first time or they’ve been taking lessons for a few years, knowing how to get the most out of that investment is key. The moment you enroll your child in piano lessons, you become part of a piano-learning team that includes your child, their […]

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Piano Lessons vs. Keyboard Lessons: Where Should My Child Start?

If your child has decided to start tickling the ivories, you may be wondering where to begin. Many places offer piano and keyboard lessons and while they have some similarities, there are also some important differences. Many parents assume that piano and keyboard lessons are basically the same and that once you know how to […]

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What’s the Difference Between a Digital Piano and a Keyboard?

Digital Piano vs. Keyboard Many students that are interested in learning to play the piano don’t start by playing a grand piano. Because of the high cost and amount of space required, most people will buy a digital piano or a keyboard when they are starting to learn the piano. It’s not uncommon for people […]

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6 Fun Ways You Can Celebrate National Piano Month

September is a month known for kids returning to school, the start of fall, and one of our favorite instruments on the planet––the piano! National Piano Month takes place every September, and it’s the perfect time to learn how to play this amazing instrument for the first time or to celebrate it in earnest if […]

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Make Piano Fun Again: Incorporating MIDI Technology into Your Curriculum

I am a classically-trained pianist who had “traditional piano lessons” growing up. I majored in piano, received a Master’s Degree in Piano Pedagogy, and then began teaching my own students. Like many teachers I meet, I started teaching the way I had been taught: the same basic lesson format, similar repertoire, and “classical goals” for […]

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Piano Buying Guide

Having a piano in the house is the ultimate symbol of class and sophistication, not to mention, it fills the home with music and really brings people together. Of course, buying a piano is not something that most people do on a whim. Pianos are complex instruments and, as such, have a fairly high price […]

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