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Pianote  /  Musicianship
How to Play Piano – The Ultimate Guide
Learn how to play the piano - from buying your first instrument and choosing a teaching method to mastering the fundamentals.

Charmaine Li  /  Musicianship
Top 10 Hardest Piano Pieces
Our list of the hardest piano songs ever, from classical to jazz to modern experimental music. Learn what makes a song difficult with Pianote

Lisa Witt  /  Practice
The Best Way To Practice Chords
Learn the best way to practice chords on the piano so you can actually use them. This practice is fun, interesting and practical.

Lisa Witt  /  Articles
Piano in 7 Days: How to Learn Piano Fast
There are no shortcuts, but save time by practicing smart! Here are our tips on how to learn piano fast, plus a 7-day headstart plan.

Charmaine Li  /  Articles
36 Greatest Piano Rock Songs 🎹 🤟
Who says the piano can't play rock songs? Here are 35 of the hardest rocking songs that feature piano and/or keyboards.

Lisa Witt  /  Musicianship
Learning Piano As An Adult: Tips & Exercises
Age is an advantage! Learning piano as an adult can be rewarding, and it's never too late to start playing the music you love.

Lisa Witt  /  Practice
How to Practice Piano Scales: 3 Tips
How to practice piano scales so you can see better results. You know you should practice piano scales -- here's how.

Lisa Witt, Truman Proudfoot  /  Articles
What’s the best beginner keyboard? Digital Piano Reviews (2023)
What's the best beginner keyboard? A piano teacher and a keyboard expert review the Roland FP-10, Yamaha P-45, Casio PX-S1100 and more.

Charmaine Li  /  Articles
How to Learn Piano By Yourself
Not everyone has access to a teacher. Here are some tips on how to learn piano by yourself if you're keen on starting this journey.

Lisa Witt  /  Musicianship
How to Play ANY Pop Song on Piano
You only need three things to learn how to play virtually any pop song on the piano: chord knowledge, chord charts, and a trained ear.

Charmaine Li  /  Musicianship
How to Buy Your First Piano – The Ultimate Guide
Everything you need to buy your first piano and start playing: acoustic vs. digital pianos, budget, brands, and more!

Charmaine Li  /  Articles
24 Famous Pianists (Classical & Jazz)
It’s difficult to choose the best pianist of all time, but here are 24 legendary classical and jazz pianists who deserve a shot at the title.

Lisa Witt  /  Practice
Piano Practice Routine for Beginners (Not Boring)
One of the hardest things for beginners is knowing what and how to practice…and how to make it not boring. Fix that with this routine!

Charmaine Li  /  Musicianship
10 YouTube Piano Players to Inspire You
Check out some of the best piano players on the internet. Get inspired and learn something new about the piano.

Charmaine Li  /  Musicianship
The Best Beethoven Piano Sonatas: What Every Pianist Should Know
Beethoven’s piano sonatas changed the history of music. Take a look at the stories behind the best Beethoven sonatas.

Pianote  /  Improvisation
How to Improvise on Piano: A Beginner’s Guide
Anyone can learn how to improvise on piano. You don't need perfect pitch or inborn talent, just technique and practice!

Lisa Witt  /  Musicianship
5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Starting The Piano
Learning an instrument is an amazing experience: It can be fun and exciting, but here are 5 things I wish I'd known before starting the piano

Lisa Witt  /  Musicianship
What are the best online piano lessons?
There are so many options to learn piano online, but what's best for your learning style? Lisa breaks down the most popular lessons.

Kevin Castro  /  Ear Training
Playing the Piano By Ear in 3 Easy Steps
Playing the piano by ear isn’t just for musical geniuses with perfect pitch. Anyone can learn this handy skill!

Lisa Witt  /  Arpeggios
Beautiful Arpeggio Practice for the Piano
Arpeggio practice ideas for piano that sound gorgeous—improve your technique and hand independence.

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