Tweet Upright Pianos The mechanism in upright pianos is perpendicular to the keys. Sometimes called vertical pianos, they are more compact because the frame and strings are vertical. The hammers move horizontally, and return to their resting position via a system of springs and tapes, which are prone to wear and tear. Upright pianos with […]
Pianos, whether they are grand pianos, baby grand pianos or upright pianos, are played by means of a keyboard. They are one of the most popular instruments in the world,and are widely used in classical music for solo performances, ensemble use, chamber music, concertos with symphony orchestras, jazz and rock concerts and accompaniment for a variety of artists.
Tweet Playing the piano by ear is a unique skill. Very few people can listen to a piece of music and then workout how to play it without very in-depth knowledge of the formal structure of music first. Reading music is a basic skill that most musicians will need in order to achieve a good […]
Tweet If you are thinking of beginning piano lessons, then you will need to carefully consider what goals you want to achieve. This will help you to focus on your learning and ensure you have right tools to achieve your aims. For example, if you just want to learn how to play a few tunes […]