Roland RP-501R Digital Piano Demo & Review by Merriam Pianos 

Roland RP501

 Introduction In the above video, Stu Harrison of Merriam Pianos reviews the Roland RP501R digital piano, a fantastic all-around digital piano that’s going to suit a really wide range of users, and brings enough authenticity that it could very well be the affordable family piano you’ve been looking for. It’s Bluetooth-enabled, it comes in […]

Kawai CA78 Digital Piano Review & Demo by Merriam Pianos

CA78 Polished Ebony

Introduction Stu Harrison of Merriam Pianos examines Kawai’s award-winning CA78 Digital Piano, a relatively new entrant to the home digital market, and one aiming for the higher-end of the buying public. Aside from its impressive technical specs and inspired collaboration with a hi-fi stereo company, the CA78 is also an exquisite piano to just sit […]

Steinway B: Review of the Steinway Model B Classic Grand Piano by Merriam Music

Steinway Sound

 Introduction The Steinway Model B grand piano, sometimes referred to as “the perfect piano” is Steinway & Son’s 7′ class grand piano that has influenced piano design for more than a century, and been a musical favorite of concert pianists for nearly as long. It is considered one of the top 10 7′ grand […]

Roland FP-30 Digital Piano Demo & Review | Merriam Pianos

Roland FP 30 Digital Piano - Black

 Introduction The anticipated Roland FP-30 portable 88-note digital piano is finally being reviewed by Merriam Pianos own Stu Harrison. The FP-30 digital piano is the perfect piano for players who don’t have the space or budget for a full-sized instrument. The FP-30 is ideal for boasts a huge number of modern features normally found […]

Roland FP-10 Digital Piano Demo & Review – The best digital piano for under $750 on the market?

Roland FP-10

Introduction The Roland FP-10 Digital Piano is the latest model in Roland’s FP series of digitals. The FP-10 is an affordable light weight entry-level portable digital piano featuring many of Roland’s famous piano features normally found on high-end models. The Roland FP10 is a digital piano that delivers the PHA-4 keyboard hammer action, a nice […]

Kawai K-500 Upright Piano Review & Demo by Merriam Pianos

Kawai K500

 Introduction The Kawai K500 Upright Piano is a professional 51″ acoustic piano that is a part of the K-series of Upright Pianos, and one of the most popular models of new pianos from Kawai generally – eclipsed in sales only by the Kawai K300. Although there are several similarities between the two, the K500 […]

Here’s How One Musician Is Using Her Piano Skills To Make A Difference In the World

man playing the piano

If you thought your piano skills are simply meant to make you happy or let you master classical piano compositions, then you need to think again. Or if you loathe the piano lessons and practice sessions that your parents are so keen about, then this post is for you. Piano music is a great gift […]

Does My 6-Year-Old Absolutely Need A Piano Or Will A Keyboard Suffice For A While?

boy playing the piano

Purchasing your child’s first piano can be a daunting task. It’s preceded by a veritable minefield of questions – should I buy a piano or should I rent one? Is it okay to buy a keyboard rather for initial lessons? What sort of a piano or a keyboard should I purchase? What is the maintenance […]

The Three Beginner Fundamentals For Great Guitar Playing

man playing the guitar

Anyone can play the guitar, may not everyone can play it to perfection. Besides, if you can’t play it at all, you’ve probably played an air guitar at some point. We all know how it is held and how it’s generally manipulated to produce sound. But if you’re going to really perfect the art of […]

Why Music Lessons Could Be The Best Intervention For Children With Learning Disorders

music being used to soothe a child in hospital

The benefits of music are widely appreciated today. Music truly accompanies us in our day to day activities and is with us during the different stages of our lives. Even our bodies naturally respond to music involuntarily. Benefits of music lessons Music lessons have been found to be beneficial in the developmental stages of children […]