15 Easy Piano Songs for Kids to Learn

Are your kids or young students learning piano? Want to find some easy songs for them to learn? When they first start learning, it’s vital that they enjoy what they’re playing. We all know scales and arpeggios are important but let’s be honest, they’re pretty boring. Learning fun, but easy pieces can help them develop …

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20 Fun and Interesting Facts About The Timpani you Should Know

Timpani are those large semi-spherical drums that look like big shiny bowls or upside-down tea-kettles—which is why they’re also called kettledrums.  A classical percussion section would never be complete without timpani. They’re important both in classical orchestras and musical ensembles, including concert, marching, and even rock and roll bands.  The sound of timpani can be …

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16 Fun and Interesting Facts About the Piano you Might not Know

The piano’s ancestry traces back to several instruments, including the harpsichord and the monochord. When you press the white and black keys, a small hammer strikes the internal metal strings producing the sound.  Having evolved over the centuries, the piano continues to enrich music performances and compositions to this day. We’ll share 16 interesting facts …

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