Choosing The Perfect Piano for Your Child

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What is the Best Piano for Your Child?

There are several Bay Area Digital Piano stores where you’ll be able to find the perfect digital piano for your child to learn on, and to use in the future, with whatever musical pursuits he/she might be interested in. Acoustic pianos are great of course, but they represent very serious investments that are simply beyond the means of most families.

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Elements of Good Piano Technique

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3 Elements of Good Piano Technique

If someone asked you to name the three most important elements of good piano-playing technique, probably the first thing you would think of is something involving the use of your fingers. However, there are three very crucial elements of good piano-playing which really don’t have anything to do with your fingers at all, and these are outlined in the discussion below. When you’ve mastered these three elements, the more technical components of playing the piano might seem a little more natural and easy to address.

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Teaching Piano To Teenagers

Bay Area piano teachersI have been offering piano lessons to teenagers for quite some time now. Most of the teenagers I come across express little to no interest at all towards learning on how to play the instrument. However, in most cases at least for me, this stage is short-lived. From the many years, I have spent teaching teenagers on how to play the piano, I’ve come to learn the secret that will help them get motivated to learn the piano. The primary secret is connecting with your teen students in a way that will make them feel valued and understood. Continue reading

Yamaha Clavinova CSP Digital Pianos ‘Gamify’ Learning

Digital yamaha pianoYamaha’s new Clavinova CSP Digital Piano is something that’s never been seen before! It is the world’s first piano that is able to scan a user’s music library on a smart tablet and transfer those notes and chords to the piano in the form of lights. Even if you have never played the piano before, owners of this Clavinova will now be able to follow the stream of lights and play the tune to their favorite songs! Continue reading

The New Yamaha CX Series Pianos

Gorgeous Resonance, Cutting Edge Piano Engineering

Whether you’re an orchestral pianist shopping for a new piano; or a serious student who wants a more responsive, emotionally vibrant instrument to convey the depth of your passion for dynamic Rachmaninoff concertos and Chopin etudes, put Yamaha’s CX series pianos on your short list. Continue reading

Defending Your Piano from the Perils of Too Much Moisture

You’ve invested a lot of time, energy and love into your piano.

Perhaps you diligently practice two or three hours a day. Perhaps you record or compose gorgeous music. In any event, you want to extract the maximum usefulness from the piano and protect it against damage and abuse. Continue reading