Playing with both hands: improving piano hand coordination.

When you first begin to learn the piano, you’ll probably start off with a few easy and popular tunes using only the right hand. However, as you progress, you’ll start to find that most songs require you to play with both hands at the same time. This can be really challenging and at times even […]

What impact can Avicii’s legacy have on aspiring musicians?

As the release of Avicii’s posthumous album on June 6th approaches, fans have scoured the Internet for hints about the album’s contents while “SOS”, the album’s first single, pulses in the background on repeat. The artist’s death last spring rattled the EDM community and his works ranging from “Levels” to “Lonely Together” are no less […]

Why Elton John is a pop music legend.

If you are as excited to watch Rocketman in theaters as we are, you probably know that the Elton John biopic will be released on May 31st. The film will not only offer insights into Elton John’s life and work, but also delve into why he yielded so much success throughout his career.  And just like […]

Five famous piano pieces from movies and series you love.

With the Cannes Film Festival in full swing, we wanted to celebrate a few popular tunes that you can learn to play on Skoove.  Whether you’re just beginning with us or further along, we know you will enjoy delving into famous film music featuring the piano and sharing it with the film buffs in your […]

Learning piano as an adult – why it’s never too late.

Throughout my life as a pianist, I have always received praise and admiration from those around me. Uncles, aunties, and friends of my parents tell me how much they wished they’d learnt the piano, but always talk as though it is too late to learn. Of course, this idea that it’s “too late” to learn […]

We got new funding!

We are happy to announce that we recently secured a €3M investment. This round will be helpful in further developing Skoove and to make our interactive online piano learning an even better experience!   Our co-founder and CEO Florian Plenge explains that “With this new investment we are excited to take the next step in […]

💡 TRICKS & TIPS – Create your own intro to almost any song

This month the ‘King Of Pop’, Michael Jackson, would have become 60 years of age. Dearly missed, not only his fans will remember and celebrate his outstanding talent on this occasion. We at Skoove honour Michael with an arrangement of one of his super hits: Heal the World. In this blog I will teach you […]