So You Want To Play The Piano? The winners are….

Many thanks to all those who took part in my weekend competition. This week’s winners are: Gloria Pevy and Mary Loy Pa. Congratulations! Please send your addresses via my contact page on this blog. There are more competitions and giveaways coming very soon. If you would like to know more about my book So You…

Weekend Competition: So You Want To Play The Piano?

It’s time for the Weekend Competition, and this week I am offering my own book, So You Want To Play The Piano? as the prize. I haven’t offered this publication as a competition prize so far on this blog, and some readers have been kindly asking where it can be purchased. I’ve made a short…

So You Want To Play The Piano?

My book So You Want To Play The Piano? has been completely revised, hugely expanded and republished by Alfred Music, and is available today! You can purchase a copy from Amazon. I’m delighted to be published by such a fantastic publishing company; Alfred Music is the world’s largest music education publisher (of sheet music). When…

20 Top Reasons to Play the Piano

One of the first scribblings on my blog was this article, 10 Reasons to Play the Piano, which has since proved to be amongst the most viewed posts on this site. Several readers have written over the past few months asking for an even longer list, so I decided to expand on my original post, and have realised twenty various reasons to learn this…

Sheargold Music Interview

A few weeks ago I spoke to Steven Palmer at Sheargold Music as part of their new video-blog series, about my career and my new book. I was delighted to have the opportunity to chat on camera about So You Want To Play The Piano?  Sheargold Music own two large piano and music shops; one in Maidenhead, Berkshire (from where…