Want to boost your well-being?

Researchers at Deakin University, Australia found that “engaging with music by dancing or attending musical events was associated with higher sense of well-being.  The findings also emphasized the important role of engaging with music in the company of others, highlighting an interpersonal feature of music.” These findings will help in the study of how music […]

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Can your piano take the heat?

You probably think that your acoustic piano is pretty tough.  Unfortunately, like Superman and kryptonite, it’s not tough when it comes to heat.  No, Ladies and Gentlemen, your piano cannot take the heat. Direct heat results in dried out wood; a soundboard (the sheet of wood over which the strings are placed to increase resonance) […]

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