The Piano Place Blog

January 12, 2021
The Benefits of Voice Lessons for Everyone

You may think that voice lessons are only for aspiring superstars, but those who want to sing professionally aren’t the only ones who can benefit from voice lessons. The truth is that there are a myriad of ways that voice lessons can not only improve your singing voice but also improve other important aspects of […]

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December 8, 2020
Top 7 Reasons to Take Ukulele Lessons

Are you interested in taking ukulele lessons in Utah? At the Piano Place, we’re not just all about the piano – we love all instruments, ukulele included! In fact, we think there are many reasons why people should consider taking a few ukulele lessons, even if they’ve never played an instrument before. Here are seven […]

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November 10, 2020
The Building Blocks of Better Piano Practice

You’ve started taking piano lessons and you’re excited about developing your budding musical talent. But, before you can sit down at the piano and begin practicing, there are a few things that must happen. If you can add a few of these fundamentals to your piano practice sessions, then you can get more out of […]

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March 9, 2020
Investing In Music Education: It's A Marathon Not A Sprint

We live in a world filled with more choices and opportunities than ever before. Need a new mattress? There’s dozens of online options for every type of bedding. What’s for dinner? You can get just about anything delivered—from your groceries to a five-course meal. We’re no longer limited to what’s nearby or available in stores, […]

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March 2, 2020
Getting Comfortable With Discomfort

Think back to the last time you tried something new. Whether it’s trying out a new recipe or downloading an APP to learn a new language, our busy lives constantly require us to learn new skills. Most of the time, we’re able to learn these skills from the privacy of our own homes or workplaces, […]

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January 16, 2020
A Holiday Miracle with The Piano Place

Happy New Year! We’re halfway through January, which means those New Year’s resolutions might be feeling a little less important than they did a few weeks ago. We’re all feeling that post-Holiday slump, which is why we wanted to share some inspiration with our The Piano Place family. We promise it’s a story that will […]

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December 3, 2019
Why We Love Teaching with Digital Pianos

While our students often perform on a traditional acoustic piano, we use both acoustic and digital pianos in our studios during instruction. Our favorite to use, and the model featured throughout our studios, is the Yamaha Clavinova CLP series. The touch and action features on these pianos, paired with the individual key counter weights (similar […]

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November 19, 2019
Tips for Learning Two Instruments at Once

Raising a music enthusiast interested in adding a new instrument to their repertoire? For some students, adding a second instrument can be a rewarding and beneficial experience, as long as everyone is on the same page for what a multiple-instrument lessons entail. But just as a student can successfully study both Math and English at […]

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November 1, 2019
Finding the Perfect Music Teacher: Two Things You Need to Know

The right music teacher can make or break a student’s enthusiasm for music, so finding the perfect fit is critical to helping your musician succeed— especially in the beginning stages of learning a new instrument. Fortunately, we’re big believers in matching every student with an instructor that’s just right for them, whether it’s someone who […]

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October 18, 2019
Live Longer, Remember More, and Sleep Better: How Adult Music Lessons Can Change Your Life…

Love music but worried it’s too late to learn how to play? Good news: music lessons aren’t just for kids, and it’s never too late to explore a new passion! Here’s five GREAT reasons to enroll in music lessons this year 1. It’s good for you! Really, really good for you, actually: enrolling in music […]

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“Music in itself is healing. It’s an explosive expression of humanity. It’s something we are all touched by. No matter what culture we’re from, everyone loves music.”
- Billy Joel
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