How to Care for Your Yamaha Grand Piano

As authorized Yamaha Piano dealers who have been serving the Bay Area for over four decades, we at Pianos Plus strive to make sure that our customers take exquisite care of their instruments. Whether you’re buying a new “starter piano” for an eager 5-year-old or purchasing an instrument to record or compose, you must service it to maintain its tone, integrity and beauty. Continue reading

The Counterintuitive But Beautiful Process of Creating Music

Creating Music on Your Bay Area Yamaha Piano

When parents first shop for Bay Area piano lessons for their young kids, they often labor under the illusion that musical creativity is a “gift” that a child (or a person) either has or lacks. Genetic predisposition to musicality might be important, in theory. But all great creative geniuses in music (and beyond) will echo Albert Einstein’s observation that genius is 1% inspiration, 99% perspiration. You need to work, diligently, in a constructive fashion, to become a creative genius. Continue reading