The Truth About Piano Scams

The Truth About Piano Scams

Those of us who play the piano know the joy it brings. We love pianos, but we may not always have the budget for the instrument of our dreams.  We WANT that feeling of satisfaction and joy we get when we play a truly excellent instrument and we so want to believe in...
Do Pianos Get Better with Age?

Do Pianos Get Better with Age?

Well, they don’t age like wine… but – now that I think about it – that may be a good analogy.  To correctly age wine, you need to keep it between 50 and 60 degrees and at about 60 percent humidity. You need to store it on its side. You need to keep the bottles...
Can You Teach Yourself to Play the Piano?

Can You Teach Yourself to Play the Piano?

One of the questions I often hear in the piano business is “Can I teach myself how to play the piano?”  Whether you’re struggling to find room for piano lessons in your schedule or your budget, we have more – and better – options than ever for at-home learners.  Is a...
How Much Do Free Pianos Cost?

How Much Do Free Pianos Cost?

The title question may seem like a dumb one, but – in my experience – it’s one of the most  important questions a potential piano owner can ask.  I get a lot of calls from people who either just obtained a free or “giveaway” piano or about to get...
The Truth About Piano Reviews

The Truth About Piano Reviews

If you’re like most people these days, you like to do a little online research before physically going out to shop for a piano. It just makes sense with all the information at your fingertips.  Why not do what you always do when you want to buy something nice...