Cleaning a New Yamaha Piano: Do’s and Don’ts of Piano Cleaning

A Yamaha Piano Requires Periodic Cleaning, But Take Caution

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Owning your own Yamaha piano means more than taking Bay Area piano lessons and practicing every day. You also need to know how to take care of the instrument and keep it clean. As always, there are right ways and wrong ways of cleaning a piano, and we’re going to go through what you need to know to keep your own piano clean and in good playing condition. Continue reading

Preparing for a Piano Performance

Bay Area Piano Store Discusses What to Know Before Stepping On Stage


You’ve come a long way since your first Weber pianos shopping trip. You’ve worked hard to build your skills, and you’re finally ready to give your first concert. As the performance date nears, keep these tips in mind to calm your nerves and ensure that the musicality will flow through you.

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Tips for Purchasing a Used Piano

How to Find the Best Used Piano in the Bay Area

As proud retailers of Weber pianos, Yamaha pianos, and Kurzweil instruments, we at Pianos Plus want our clients to discover customized solutions. Just because you don’t have space (or the budget) to get a gorgeous, brand new high-end grand does not mean you should forego your kids’ music education or give up on your dreams of recording the next great break-out pop single (or modern symphony). Continue reading

How Often Should I Get My Piano Tuned?

Piano Tuning: How often should i do it? 4 Things to Consider

Whether you’re a budding Bay Area concert pianist, who spends three to four hours a day practicing your craft; or you’re a studio musician or casual instrumentalist, you need a system to keep your instrument tuned and ready for action. Continue reading

Learning to Play an Instrument Can Help Your Singing

Whether you aspire to be the next guest star on Glee, the next winner of American Idol, or simply the lead in your high school musical, you want trusted techniques and general wisdom to boost your singing ability. Obviously, many things can (and should) be tried, including:

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Yamaha Piano Care

Yamaha Piano Care

A Piano can be a wonderful investment, providing years, if not decades, of beautiful music, brain development, and other aesthetic pleasures. But if you don’t take good care of your piano, the instrument will lose its delicacy and optimal sound, and may even pose a safety hazard. To get the best use out of your Yamaha piano, consider these simple tips: Continue reading