Four piano love songs every beginner can learn

piano love songs

Love songs represent many if not most of the world’s greatest hits and fortunately, many of them, including the four listed below, are relatively easy piano love songs for beginners to master.   Four piano love songs for beginners:   “Perfect” by Ed Sheeran (2017) Nothing turns more heads at a party than an Ed Sheeran’s […]

What are quarter, half and whole notes?

whole, half, quarter notes

Quarter, half and whole notes represent the duration of a musical tone. Music is a language, and like all languages it uses a set of characters and symbols to communicate meaning. To be able to read music and confidently transfer it to the piano, you will need to be able to look at a song […]

Five of the most common piano mistakes beginners make

piano mistakes

Learning to play the piano offers you wonderful opportunities for personal expression and enjoyment. Balancing this with familiarity of the most common mistakes on piano empowers you to speed up your progress!   Beginner mistake #1: Placing note accuracy above all else It is not only about playing the right note at the right time. […]

Why you should consider learning with a piano app

piano app

Up until recently, the only way to learn tactile skills like the piano was to sign up for a local course or hire a private teacher. But nowadays, it seems that learning any new skill is something that everyone prefers to do in the privacy of their own homes as a post-work relaxation activity. Here are […]

Easy songs to play on piano this summer

easy songs on piano

The last thing we all want to think about is that the summer holidays are halfway over. But there’s still plenty of time to enjoy the weather, the company of friends and most importantly: music. Summer is the time during which live music, from bohemian funk to traditional New Orleans jazz, fills the streets of cities […]

Why every DJ or Producer should learn to play piano

Producer piano

Many of the DJs and producers you’ll see on stage this summer have a musical background in piano. If you have tickets for Tomorrowland in Belgium or another electronic music festival this summer, you must be counting the days. But how do all these DJs and producers become worthy of taking the stage at such […]

Three technical piano warm-up exercises for beginners

piano warm-up exercises beginners

Looking for piano warm-up exercises for beginners? When sitting down at the piano for a practice session, it can be really tempting to just jump straight into practicing the new song you’ve been working on. And of course, having that kind of enthusiasm to complete a song is really great. But as a pianist, you […]

Why The Beatles’ songs are the most covered ever

The Beatles songs

Most of you are familiar with the moving tune and words of the most covered Beatles song ever “Yesterday”. Some of you may even have plans to watch the newly released movie of the same name. The movie features an alternate, and frankly unimaginable, timeline in which nobody but one man in the universe remembers any […]