Why are piano keys black and white?

January 9, 2021



Have you ever wondered the history of why piano keys are black and white and why they are in the order they are? Here’s why!


How long do I have to take piano lessons to play a real song?

December 12, 2020



The goal in learning piano is to play and perform music that you enjoy! In this article, we explore a the variables that affect how long it takes to learn a “real” song in piano lessons


How to Make a Piano Sound Quieter

November 27, 2020



Do you have close neighbors? Enjoy practicing into the late night? Here are tips to make a piano sound quieter so you can enjoy playing!


Tips for Practicing Piano: 16 Ideas for Pianists of All Levels

November 21, 2020



In order to be successful in your piano lessons, you must regularly play your instrument. Here are 16 helpful tips for practicing piano!


What do the Pedals on Pianos do?

November 14, 2020



Pianos have as few as one pedal, and as many as four pedals. But what DO the pedals on the piano do?


How often should I take music lessons?

November 13, 2020



Regular attendance to music lessons combined with consistent practice is key to success when learning an instrument – the question is, how often do lessons need to happen?



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