Purchasing a Silent Piano

Purchasing a Silent Piano

A silent piano combines the feel and style of an acoustic instrument with the convenience of a digital piano.

Silent pianos can be played with headphones, making them very useful for people who want to practise in private or without disturbing others. But silent pianos still look and feel exactly like an acoustic piano. If you don’t believe us, visit your local piano showroom to find out! Read more

The Best Piano Tunes for Christmas

The Best Piano Tunes for Christmas

If there’s something we all love about Christmas, it has to be the music.

Everyone loves singing along to a Christmas carol or belting out their favourite festive song on the piano. If someone in your household plays the acoustic or electric piano, why not host a family Christmas concert? We’ve listed some of our favourite songs to play during Christmas time, including some traditional favourites and modern classics. Read more

Learning to Sing While Playing Piano

Learning to Sing While Playing Piano

 

Singing while playing the piano is a fantastic skill for any musician to learn. You can impress friends and family, expand your repertoire, and perform solo. But singing while you play is a challenge, especially when you’re first learning.

We’ve listed some great tips to help you become the next Billy Joel, Elton John or Carole King! Read more

How Often Should You Play Piano?

How Often Should You Play The Piano?

Like any new skill, the more you practice, the better you’ll get, and the better you are the more, you’ll enjoy doing it.

No one likes to be a beginner at anything, but we all have to start somewhere, and learning to play the piano is a lifelong skill that can benefit you and those around you.

So, how often do you need to practice playing the piano to get better at it? Read more

What is a Self-Playing Piano?

What is a Self-Playing Piano?

Also known as player pianos or Pianolas, older style self-playing pianos uses a pneumatic or electro-mechanical mechanism to play pre-programmed music on your piano using perforated paper or metallic rolls. The keys would move up and down as if the piano were playing by itself. Read more

The Benefits of Renting a Piano

The Benefits of Piano Rental

A piano is a big investment. As beautiful and relaxing as they are, a top-notch piano isn’t cheap, and buying one is not a decision to take lightly.
Your reasons for wanting a piano will determine what type you buy and how much you’re willing to pay, but have you considered renting a piano? Read more

Mind Mapping for Enhanced Piano Performance

Mind Mapping for Enhanced Piano Performance

If you’re looking to bring your piano playing to the next level, you will want to try mind mapping. Mind mapping is becoming a popular method to enhance performance, and once you know how to do it correctly it can be a fantastic resource to have in your toolkit.

Here’s everything you need to know about mind mapping and how you can start using it for your next show. Read more