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 […]

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 […]