The 4 Best Digital Pianos for Composing

As far as composing goes nowadays, nobody is sitting at their piano with a pencil and some sheets of staff paper. Gone are the days of writing piano sonatas by candlelight; everybody now has either a laptop with Sibelius on it or an iPad for their composing software. But what about the piano you use? […]

What’s the Best Digital Piano that Sounds Real?

Many people buy digital pianos for the many benefits they provide over acoustic pianos. They save space, they’re lighter, they’re cheaper and they don’t require tuning every few months. However, when you buy a digital piano, it’s necessary to make compromises. You have to settle for the fact that the action is probably not going […]

The 5 Best Digital Pianos for Beginners

When it comes to purchasing a digital piano or keyboard, there are literally hundreds of options on the market. It’s very easy for a pianist to become overwhelmed with the options available. There are just so many choices for all price ranges and all abilities. You could just as easily drop $100 on a cheap […]

Alesis Recital Digital Piano Review

When it comes to buying a digital piano, there are so many choices on the market that it can feel overwhelming trying to pick one. Which features do you need? How many keys do you need? Which brands are best and which brands are known for suffering with poor build quality or poor sound?In this […]

Top Digital Piano Brands 2020

There are hundreds, if not thousands of digital pianos available on the market today. There are also lots and lots of brands. If you’ve never bought a piano before, your eyes may be drawn to the cheapest pianos on the market. Without anyone to give you some digital piano recommendations, you might gravitate to the […]

Should I buy a digital piano with light up keys?

For those learning to play the piano, the challenge of learning to read music plus learning how to play the instrument can be a real turn off. Indeed, as a piano teacher of many years, I’ve noticed this in many students – they begin very excited at the prospect of learning their favourite songs, but […]

The Best 76 Key Weighted Digital Piano 2020

There are lots of different varieties of piano out there; digital pianos, acoustic pianos, keyboards. They all differ in many ways, one of which is the amount of keys they have. Generally, acoustic pianos have a full 88 key keyboard. However, there are a smaller subset of digital pianos that are excellent for teaching, learning […]

How long do digital pianos last?

For many people, a digital piano is a significant investment. It’s highly likely that you’ll be spending a significant amount of money on your piano. So naturally, you’ll want to ensure that you can use your piano for many years to come. But how long do digital pianos last? Can you expect them to keep […]

How to transport a digital piano

We’ve all needed to move house at one point or another. Whether you’re going to college, moving to a bigger place to start a family or taking your first steps into the real world by moving out from your parents’ house, it’s the same.  If you’re a pianist, moving presents just a tiny little bit […]

How much does a digital piano weigh?

Pianos are heavy. Real heavy. You might be surprised at how heavy they are if you’ve ever tried to move one. There’s a reason piano moving is a profession – it takes an enormous amount of skill and strength to move a piano safely, and it’s not something you can do yourself. Digital pianos are […]