How to Play Quietly on the piano

From LivingPianos. Welcome to LivingPianos.com, I’m Robert Estrin. The subject today is about how you can play really quietly on the piano and have all the notes play. I’m sure you’ve experienced some frustration trying to control the tone of a piano at some point. You’re playing a beautiful melody, trying to craft things just…

Living Pianos Tour: Now in Waterloo Arts District

From LivingPianos. Hi, I’m Robert Estrin here at LivingPianos.com. Living Pianos is now located in the Waterloo Arts District. This is a unique neighborhood in Cleveland Ohio. About one-hundred years ago, Cleveland was the epicenter of culture and wealth in the United States. The Rockefellers and the Carnegies were here. There was Millionaire’s Row on…

The Importance of the rotation of the hands in piano playing

From LivingPianos. Full Article: https://livingpianos.com/the-importance-of-the-rotation-of-the-hands-in-piano-playing/ https://www.patreon.com/robertestrin Welcome to LivingPianos.com, I’m Robert Estrin. The subject today is about the importance of the rotation of the hands in piano playing. There are so many applications for this. What do I mean by the rotation of the hands? I’ve talked about the weight of the arm, the importance…

Steinway & Sons Professional Upright – Living Pianos

From LivingPianos. This Golden Age Steinway is largely original and has a warm, rich sound. The piano has had substantial restoration including refinishing and restringing. The original Steinway soundboard has good sustain in the treble, and a big bass. The string length and soundboard area of this piano is larger than some baby grand pianos!…

Is Piano Hard for Everyone?

From LivingPianos. Welcome to Living Pianos.com, I’m Robert Estrin. Is piano hard for everyone? I know there are some of you out there who are frustrated. You find that you want to play well, and yet it seems so hard. Why is it so hard for you? You see other people play and it seems…

Petrof Studio Upright Piano – Living Pianos

From LivingPianos. Petrof is one of Europe’s oldest and most respected piano builders. This relatively small piano is built with top of the line components and offers an incredibly refined playing experience. This instrument was a living room furniture piece which hasn’t been played. So, it is in new condition inside. The furniture is also…

Ibach Semi-Concert Grand Piano – Living Pianos

From LivingPianos. Ibach has a rich history as one of Germany’s finest pianos ever produced. We have been lucky here at Living Pianos to have offered a select few Ibach pianos over the years and the people who have gotten them have been overjoyed at the sound and technical excellence of these instruments. See More…