3 Pieces of Advice on Buying Your Child’s First Piano

Buying your first piano can be a daunting task, especially if you are not a pianist or musician yourself. It can be difficult to determine which piano to buy or whether you should invest in purchasing a piano at all.Contributed by Hiyori Matsushima f

Key Figure: The Piano Takes Center Stage A new generation of piano-playing frontpeople is carrying the torch for the instrument, bringing its legacy into new genres and formats.

Music history is rife with piano-playing frontpeople of all kinds. There is, of course, the tradition of pianist singer-songwriters like Carole King, Billy Joel, and Fiona Apple. At the same time, the piano is the main instrument of arena act vocalis