What makes a professional pianist sound different than an amateur? In this article, we discuss the most overlooked aspect of playing piano: balance!




Playing music is just part of the fun we have in music lessons. Learn how to write your own song by creating a melody and accompaniment using scales – even if you’ve never written one before!




Most parents introduce their children to many different activities in NYC that will teach them new skills and make them happy. Music lessons are a common choice – but how long does it take a child to truly learn to play a musical instrument?




Whether you choose to purchase an upright or a grand piano, it’s important to understand the difference between purchasing a new piano, a used piano, or a refurbished piano.




We often don’t question why things are called what they are: a table is a table, a plate is a plate, and a piano is a piano. Something you might be surprised to learn is that a piano is not actually called “piano.”




In the 21st century, we enjoy over a century of a fantastic merge of musical cultures producing an array of different styles for the listeners to enjoy, including great American composers!


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