Hidrau in the Spotlight in À Punt’s Latest News Story

Our friends from À Punt, one of the main media networks in Valencia, visited us in our Hidrau factory in Algemesí to learn more about our design and manufacturing process. À Punt, the main sponsors of the MIA 2022 awards, where we won the award for the best International Marketing strategy, decided to cover the […]

Is a Piano Bench the Same as a Chair?

Is a Piano Bench the Same as a Chair?

People freshly introduced to the world of the piano frequently have the same question, among others: is a piano bench the same as a chair when playing the piano? This is especially common for those who want to get a piano set up on a budget, maybe because they already have a chair at home […]

What Should One Look for in a Piano Bench?

What Should One Look for in a Piano Bench?

Choosing the right piano bench is critical for the playing experience. Whether you are buying for yourself or to equip an academy, it is no small investment, resulting in product research to occupy the time of most future customers. In our experience, the same question constantly arises: What should one look for in a piano […]

Meet the 2022 Cliburn Competition’s Winners and Our Own Guests of Honor

Meet the 2022 Cliburn Competition’s Winners and Our Own Guests of Honor

After 17 days, the 2022 Cliburn Competition in Fort Worth, Texas reached its climax and delivered an extraordinary show of talent and passion. On June 18th, we finally got to meet the winners of this acclaimed competition– not only those of us in the distance (our team couldn’t attend this year) but also the lucky […]

Hidrau Wins the International Marketing Award at the MIA 2022

Here at Hidrau, we are overjoyed to share that we won the International Marketing Award at the MIA 2022, the annual award ceremony hosted by the Marketing Club of the Mediterranean (the English name for Club de Marketing del Mediterraneo). The Marketing Club of the Mediterranean is a Spain-based association that gathers high-level business and […]

How to Have More Fun and Flow Effortlessly Playing Piano 

How to Have More Fun and Flow Effortlessly Playing Piano 

Having more fun and flowing effortlessly while playing piano are important aspects of your practice that also have immense benefits. When we enjoy what we are doing, whatever activity it is, it becomes exponentially easier to engage and produce better, faster, longer-lasting results. Flowing across the piano is a beautiful experience that, over time, comes […]

Janna Williamson’s Review of Her New Hidrau Piano Bench

Janna Williamson's Review of Her New Hidrau Piano Bench

Recently we had the pleasure to see how Janna Williamson, a pianist and committed educator, received and enjoyed her new Hidrau piano bench. As Janna mentions in her video, she found this superb piano bench on her own and decided to give it a go. The end result? You can see it in the video […]

The Art of Piano Playing in the Metaverse: What You Must Know

The Art of Piano Playing in the Metaverse: What You Must Know

Just six months ago, we heard Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg rebrand the entire Facebook franchise to “Meta”. This is part of its efforts to pivot the company to be more responsive to the needs of the upcoming metaverse. For a more than $500 billion company to rebrand after several years of being known as Facebook, […]

Pain While Playing Piano: 5 Common Physical Problems

Pain While Playing Piano: 5 Common Physical Problems

According to a study conducted by Ruixi Niu, at least 50% of musicians who seek medical help for their injuries each year are pianists. The reasons for their injury vary, but improper playing technique is the leading factor influencing the development of injury. Musicians, pianists included, are akin to athletes. Both subject their bodies to […]

How to Sit Correctly at the Piano

How to Sit Correctly at the Piano

When we were younger, we were often scolded by our elders to “sit up straight,” “don’t slouch,” or similar phrases. Turns out they were not doing it just for the heck of it. It’s essential to learn how to sit correctly at the piano before bad habits become too difficult to overcome and fix. Incorrect […]