Home-grown articles from the depths of pianoland.
The following compositions have been recognized, in one way or another, as being some of the most extreme examples of classical music.
It is said that to have a mastery of anything, one must put in at least 10,000 hours of practice. Whether you have a natural talent or dogged determination, the playing field is even if you...
Through sheets of rain, faint percussive sounds echo from the right. Though anxious, she follows the sound. She walks at a quick pace while the scenery passes slowly.
It was within this historical setting that Joseph Brodmann emerged; and as fate would have it, he would advance the instrument.
Established in 1956, The Pearl River Group set up shop in the city of Guangzhou (pronounced KWAN JOE) and was named after the river on which it sits.
For a company known to be one of the first manufacturers of pianos in Göttingen, Germany, there is a dearth of public records regarding its lineage.
During this time, Steck harnessed every opportunity to study piano manufacturing; his natural talents were well disposed to the instrument, showing an early mechanical genius and expert scale draftsmanship.
The self-playing piano was born in the 19th century workshop of Edwin Scott Votey before being placed into production by the Aeolian Company three years later in 1898.
So often we hear this question take on a familiar form, with little variation: What is the best piano to buy?
Performing in public for the first time is like navigating unchartered waters: one never knows where it may lead them.