The Ultimate Praise Band Piano

The Ultimate Praise Band Piano

After four years of music ministry training in college and over a decade leading children, youth, and adults in worship at a variety of different churches, I have seen just about every worship keyboard out there.  …and, in all honesty, I haven’t liked any of them. The...
How Do Digital Pianos Get Their Sound?

How Do Digital Pianos Get Their Sound?

Before we can understand how a digital piano (a piano that uses electricity) gets its sound, we have to first understand how an “acoustic piano” (a traditional piano that does NOT use electricity) produces sound. The rich sound of a traditional grand piano is created...
Does ‘Where a Piano is Made’ Make a Difference?

Does ‘Where a Piano is Made’ Make a Difference?

A modern grand piano is made up of over 12,000 parts and each manufacturer has its own “recipe.”  Piano makers build their reputations based on the designs, materials and workmanship that go into their instruments.  …but would a Steinway piano be just as good if it...
How to Find the Perfect Church Piano

How to Find the Perfect Church Piano

As a worship leader with nearly 15 years of experience and a trained piano consultant for more than 18 years, I find that I have a unique perspective on finding the right piano for your church.  I’ve worked with churches all over the United States and even some...
Piano Essentials FAQ: What You Need for Lessons

Piano Essentials FAQ: What You Need for Lessons

Q. Can I start lessons on a keyboard? The answer to this question depends on how you define the word “keyboard.” If you are considering a $100-$300 portable keyboard, you’re setting yourself up for failure. Toy keyboards – like what you find at electronics store or...