Craig Knudsen In Concert

Clavinova and Disclavier Concert featuring Yamaha Artist, Craig Knudsen. McAllen and Corpus Christi locations.

Dominic Cheli – Piano Master Class

Free Master Class Wednesday, November 2, 2022 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Valley Keyboards – Miller Hall 900 Harvey – McAllen, TX Concert pianist Dominic Cheli will present a piano master class at Valley Keyboards on Wednesday, November 2 from 5:00pm – 6:30pm. The piano master class is free and open to music enthusiasts, music […]

Tanya Gabrielian – Master Class

Free Master ClassThursday, April 28, 2022Valley Keyboards – Miller Hall900 Harvey – McAllen, TX Concert pianist Tanya Gabrielian will present a piano master class at Valley Keyboards on Thursday, April 28 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. The piano master class is free and open to music enthusiasts, music educators, piano teachers, and students. Ms. Gabrielian will […]

The 7 Keys to Piano Lesson Success

1. Encouraging, Motivating, and Inspirational Teacher Inspiring teachers produce inspired students.  A talented teacher has the ability to inspire, motivate, and encourage.  An enthusiastic, empathic teacher will inspire a student to achieve musical excellence and nurture the motivation within.  Motivation is greater than discipline.  When there is sufficient motivation, the discipline will take care of […]

10 Reasons to Study Music

Makes you smarter. Many studies have been conducted on the effects of music on the brain. Music is unique in that it connects both the right and left sides of the brain. This has been shown to improve reading, math, and creativity. Gives you a sense of achievement. Playing an instrument is very satisfying! Relieves […]

Advantages of Group Piano

Music educators and piano teachers have enumerated the many advantages of group teaching including the valuable learning atmosphere that it fosters.  Studies have also found that group instruction is effective in developing both performance and musicianship skills.  Advantages include: Provides confidence in playing for others.Weekly performance opportunities Aids students in developing rhythmic security.Rhythm games and […]