The Best 15 Christmas Songs You Can Learn on the Piano

10 Classic Christmas Carols to Learn for the Piano

If you’ve recently received a piano as a Christmas gift, you probably want to learn how to play some Christmas songs on the piano. But to do that, you’ll need to become the master of the instrument. Impress your holiday guests by serenading them with some of their favorite carols. Here are a few classics […]

Learn How to Teach Yourself Piano at Home | Easy Guide for Beginners

Teach Yourself Piano

When you’re ready to start learning piano, you may not be ready to start taking lessons right away. Here’s how you can start to teach yourself the basics at home. Eager to start learning piano? Start right at home! Learn how to teach yourself piano with these proven tips and tricks. With 88 keys to […]

Piano for Beginners: Keyboard or Digital Piano?

Piano for Beginners

Playing the keyboard and the digital piano for beginners might seem quite similar but are actually very different. Here’s what you need to know to decide which instrument is right for you. While a keyboard and piano may seem similar, there are, in fact, many differences between the two instruments. While a keyboard is based on […]

How to Play If You’re Happy and You Know It on the Piano | Free Sheet Music

If Youre Happy and You Know It Piano Tutorial

Welcome to another easy piano tutorial from Merriam’s Online Academy. Today we’re going to be teaching you how to play If You’re Happy and You Know It on the piano with your Right Hand only, in F Major. It’s helpful if you’ve already covered flats, as well as quarter and eighth notes and rests. The […]

7 Tips for Reading Piano Notes

7 Tips for Reading Piano Notes

Did you know the piano is actually a percussion instrument? Many people think it belongs to the string family, but because it actually produces sound by hammers hitting strings (the hammers are controlled by the keys), it’s part of the percussion family. It’s important to remember this when reading piano notes because they tell you […]

How to Read Piano Sheet Music

How to Read Piano Sheet Music

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably got more than a passing interest in tickling the ivories. Many people are put off though by the thought of learning how to read piano sheet music. Do not despair! It’s easier than it looks. Follow our step-by-step guide, put in some practice, and soon the notes will come […]

Piano Exercises & Technique: How to Get Faster Fingers for Beginners on the Piano (Hanon & Czerny Piano Exercises)

Piano Finger Exercises for All Beginners

Pianists make it look so easy, right? You see their fingers moving swiftly along the keys, performing a Chopin composition with ease. Well, playing the piano isn’t easy. Rather, professionals have great techniques utilizing piano exercises they have learned over the years. And this technique comes from the very beginning — when you’re first learning how […]

7 Easy Piano Songs to Play

7 Easy Piano Songs to Play

Learning to play a musical instrument produces mental and physical benefits. The piano in particular not only improves memory but can also boost linguistic skills. Moreover, it reduces stress and anxiety. You’re never too old or too young to learn how to play the piano. However, the beginning stage of the process can be quite […]

Top 10 Popular Piano Songs For Beginners

Top 10 Famous Piano Songs Everyone Should Know

Learning to play the piano is a rich and rewarding experience. Some people choose the classical route, learning Beethoven or Chopin. Others opt for famous piano songs from the realm of pop and rock. Whichever path you choose, learning the piano can improve the capabilities of your brain. You can enjoy better problem-solving and stronger […]

The 15 Best Sing Along Songs for Piano

Best sing along songs

Always wanted to tackle some of those best sing along songs on the piano? Today, we’ve prepared a list of 15 of the best sing along songs that you can learn how to play on the piano. What did people do at your last party? Mingle in their little groups? Hang out around the guacamole […]