Bay Area Piano Lessons – Songs to Start Off Learning
If you or someone you know is taking Bay Area piano lessons and is in the beginning phase of their education about the piano, there are quite a few excellent songs you can practice. These will be enjoyable to play, and provide great learning opportunities as well. If you aren’t quite ready to buy a piano, you can find what you need in some of the Bay Area piano rentals shops, where there will be some fine pianos in the East Bay to check out. Here are some of the favorite beginner songs you can practice your piano-playing on. Continue reading
Pianos are incredibly complex instruments made of thousands of parts. Yamaha pianos are made with wood and felt parts that are highly influenced by environmental conditions like temperature and humidity. Continue reading
Bringing Home a New Yamaha Piano is Exciting, The Perfect Placement Makes it Even Better
Since you’ve made a visit to your Bay Area piano dealers and purchased the piano of your choice, you’ll want to maximize your investment by situating the instrument in the ideal position in your home. The discussion below will address some of the relevant points for you to consider when positioning your new Yamaha piano at home, so that all the beautiful tones it is capable of producing can be fully appreciated by listeners. If you’re still browsing through the available Bay Area Yamaha pianos, you can also discuss this with vendors to add to your knowledge of piano placement.
Cleaning, tuning, and properly maintaining your piano can increase its lifespan significantly. In most cases, the secret to achieving maximum success lies in applying the right kind of cleaning techniques. In addition, having a well-maintained piano will also allow you to play finer tunes. Continue reading
When it comes to playing piano, the list of myths is rather long. From the most popular and common myths like you can’t learn how to play the piano when you’re older to the other traditional ones like you are born with the art of playing piano and it cannot be taught. The common thing about all these myths is that they are plain false.
Here’s a list of the five most widespread piano playing myths:
The Benefits of Recording Your Piano Practice
You’ve invested your time and money into learning the piano. Get the most out of your practices by making audio and video recording of your efforts. Here’s why, according to science.
Piano Playing Lesson: Perfect Posture
At our Bay Area piano store, we often see people play with less than ideal posture. Proper ergonomics is critical, especially if you’re planning to play several hours a day and/or if you’re building a musical career. Poor posture, for instance, can contribute to problems like repetitive stress injury and thoracic outlet syndrome. For greater comfort, it is important to practice sitting right. Continue reading