Come See Us at AMEA!

Come See Us at AMEA!

As one of Arizona’s premier music education partners, Riverton Piano Company is honored to once again supply the Arizona Music Educators’ Association (AMEA) with all of the pianos they need for their two-day conference at the Mesa Convention Center.   From...
Kyrene Schools Piano Update:  Year One With Roland

Kyrene Schools Piano Update: Year One With Roland

Recently, I had the opportunity to interview Julie Hackmann from the Kyrene School District. Mrs. Hackmann is the Coordinator of Kyrene’s Visual and Performing Arts Department. It has been a year since her district replaced nearly all of their old school pianos with...
The Truth About School Studio Pianos

The Truth About School Studio Pianos

If you grew up the way I did, you probably heard someone in your household overuse the whole “right tool for the right job” cliché.  Then – to your horror – you found yourself saying the same thing over the years.  We’ve all been there.  The fact is that there...
Finding Funds for Your Piano Program

Finding Funds for Your Piano Program

Without a doubt, one of the greatest challenges for music educators, administrators and college deans is finding funds for musical equipment. With dwindling budgets, failing gear and all those field trips, concert tours, performances, visiting artists, and so much...
The Five Levels of Yamaha Grand Pianos

The Five Levels of Yamaha Grand Pianos

Yamaha has been a premier piano manufacturer for many years, providing grand pianos for major artists, concert halls, institutions, and homes.  But, did you know that there are actually five levels of baby grand pianos and grand pianos they produce?  It’s true! The...