Best Digital Piano Reviews 2021

best digital piano

  There are many advantages of owning a digital piano, but which one is best? This post breaks down the 10 best digital pianos, starting from entry level ones and ending with more advanced ones, that still sit under a £1000. There are more expensive digital pianos out there than the most expensive one on … Read more

Where can you store a piano?

Learning to play the piano quicky

Do you own a piano and are in the process of moving house and storing furniture? Have you recently inherited a piano and need to keep it somewhere safe until you have made room for it? Is it just in the way and although you don’t play, you would like to know how to store … Read more

Do I Need To Be Able To Read Music To Play Piano

Alesis Recital 88 Key Beginner Digital Piano Review

For many people the first thing the ask when faced with a set of piano keys is ‘do I need to read music to play piano?’ The short answer is no, you don’t. This will probably come as a relief to most people,     There are a large number of ways that you can … Read more

What Is The Difference Between a Piano and a Keyboard?

Yamaha P115 Digital Piano - Black by Yamaha

What is the difference between a piano and a keyboard? Why does one cost £1000’s more than the other and how do the insides differ to make them sound different to each other? Essentially a keyboard and a piano are two different musical instruments. They have the same set of black and white keys arranged … Read more

How Do Pianists Play With Both Hands?

how do pianists play with both hands

Watching someone play piano is mesmerising isn’t it? How on earth do they play with both hands at once and whats more, how do they read music for two different hands at once and produce something so brilliant and beautiful? For many people who will have attempted to learnt he play the piano or keyboard … Read more

How Do Digital Pianos Work?

how do digital pianos work

A piano is a beautiful instrument and one that takes years of playing to get good at. The luxury of owning a real piano is not feasible for many people as a tradition strung piano takes up a LOT of room, is incredibly heavy and requires maintenance and care to keep it in excellent condition … Read more

Is a Piano a String Instrument?

strings inside a piano

This is a somewhat debated question all around the world! Is a Piano a string instrument? Yes and No The Piano does actually have strings. Inside there are strings attributed to every single key on the piano. When you hit a key with your finger, it causes a felt-covered hammer inside the Piano to strike … Read more

How Many Keys Does a Piano Have?

how many keys does a piano have

The number of keys on a full sized piano is 88.  There are a number of different sized pianos and keyboards, but the standard full size is 88. 52 white keys d 36 black keys – Seven octaves plus a minor third, from A0 to C8.     Why has my keyboard or piano got more or … Read more

How Much Does a Grand Piano Cost?

How much does a steinway grand piano cost?

A grand piano is a thing of beauty, it immediately catches the eyes of anyone who enters the room and would be a  dream for many people to own one, (even if they can’t play the piano) – but how much does a grand piano cost? The cost of a grand piano can range from … Read more