Fortepiano, or pianoforte, is a common term for piano and it has the meaning of soft- loud. The reason why it was called this was to highlight its purpose of producing a tone that was both loud and soft. The piano is considered a stringed keyboard instrument and prior to any keyed instruments being used … Continue reading "A Brief Piano History Article"
The Internet has provided millions of people an assortment of wonderful opportunities to learn about places, people, and things. It really does not matter what is the question because the Internet provides an easy way to find the answer. The Internet does have its faults but all in all it is the perfect venue for … Continue reading "Learning Piano Online"
Do you have children that are relatively young? Are you wondering if they will be able to learn how to play the piano? Every child is able to sit at a piano and hit the keys, but that does not mean they are musically inclined. Many of the people that are talented as a pianist … Continue reading "What Age Should Parents Start Their Children With Piano Lessons?"
There is obviously a long list of famous pianists from Bach to Elton John. If you were to ask someone to make a list of the top 10 most famous pianists it would be difficult to do because there are so many types of music to chose from. You probably would have to specify the … Continue reading "Famous Classical Pianists"