The Most Overlooked Aspect of Playing the Piano

November 1, 2022



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


How do I play songs with piano chords?

September 29, 2022



If you’re dying to learn how to play your favorite song but you don’t yet know how to read music,  you can still learn how to play songs with piano chords!


Can you learn how to write your own songs?

September 23, 2022



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!


How long should my child take music lessons for?

May 24, 2022



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?


What is the difference between new, used, and refurbished pianos?

March 20, 2022



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.


Why is piano called a piano?

January 26, 2022



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.”



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