There are various reasons why many individuals want to learn to play the piano. If you’re one of those musically inclined individuals, perhaps yours is among the top twelve reasons. So why postpone your dream to become a good pianist? Start learning now.

Find out more about the twelve reasons why people want to play piano. Here they are:

1. There are many musical instruments and in your entire lifetime, you must be able to play an instrument. So why not choose a piano? True enough, this instrument is quite expensive but it’s worth the money. You must be able to play beautiful music with the use of a piano. Get a piano now and start learning to play such a magnificent instrument.

2. Being a good pianist will help boost your confidence. Many people find pianists as sophisticated individuals and if you want to become one of them, this is your chance. It doesn’t really matter if you’re young or old, rich or poor. There are no rules that say only the rich and young can learn to play such an instrument.

3. Playing the piano can help in maintaining an active brain or mind. Let’s face it, people who often stay at home with nothing else to do get bored and their brain get in a rut. If you don’t want this to happen to you, learn to play the piano.

4. Life can be so boring but if you already know how to play the piano, you will never get bored because you can keep on learning. You can still play other more difficult songs on the piano. You can have advanced lessons to further improve your playing skills.

5. You can play for your family. Not all family members can play the piano but if you know how to play, you can play their desired music. That way, you’re entertaining your family and you’re bonding grows stronger. This is one way to serve them as well.

6. People who know how to play a musical instrument is often admired especially pianists. The audience are led to thinking that pianists are geniuses. It would even boost your self confidence and self esteem when other people admire the way you’re playing the piano.

7. Try to examine the hands of pianists. Their hands are beautiful, right? If you want to have the same hands, play the piano. Soon you will also admire your tapered long fingers.

8. Learning is a continuous process. There are lots of musical pieces to learn and you can’t possibly play them all. You must continue playing new songs as you grow older.
9. It is fun to play the piano.

10. Almost every individual desires to play the piano gracefully.

11. You will feel satisfied after you’ve played the piano. If you can play flawlessly just like other famous pianists, you will be completely satisfied.

12. Boost your ego by playing the piano. Not one individual can resist excellent musicians.

Those are only twelve reasons why you need to learn to play a piano. There are other reasons out there waiting to be heard but it is only up to you to voice out that reason and take the necessary step to undergo piano lessons.

No matter what you’re reason is, don’t hesitate to play the piano. You will feel a different experience once you play this beautiful instrument.

 

Is it really possible to learn to play piano in a flash? That would be impossible because according to some expert pianists, it took them years to learn their lessons and play effectively. However, there is one way to improve your learning process in a flash.

You might be wondering how, right? Well, it is really simple. You have to take note of your posture. This is very important when playing the piano. Try to observe pianists; they have great postures and they seem to play with ease at all times. Without proper posture, you will not learn the basic playing techniques and even if you do, you can’t play the instrument comfortably.

Some say that it is easier to teach children when it comes to posture but even if you’re an adult, you can still improve your posture. If you can do this, you can play comfortably and with flexibility.

1. Try to imagine yourself sitting and you’re about to play the piano. See yourself as a giraffe; feeling as if your neck and head can reach the ceiling.

2. The next thing that you have to do is to stretch your arms. Try to imagine that the arms are the wings of an angel. Stretch your arms to the sides until your elbows are horizontally pointed.

3. Now, focus your attention to your hands. Look at your fingers. Move them just like the legs of a spider. Walk each of your fingers to the piano keys.

4. You have to sit on the bench with ease and confidence. Try to think that you’re the best pianist there is and that you know all your pieces well.

5. When sitting on the bench, your elbows should be located right in front of the stomach. Stretch your arms until your fingers touch the piano keys. Never scoot forward. Sit as if you’re glued to the bench.

Did you notice anything on the five posture pointers mentioned? Which word is used many times? The word ‘imagine’ is used most of the time. This is very effective especially if you’re still a child but it can also work for adults. Try using your imagination. This way, your body and mind will connect instantly and you can play naturally.

The next time you practice on your piano, try follow these pointers. Follow them one by one until you finally learn. These pointers are truly effective if you can follow properly. Even your piano teacher or instruction manuals will say the same thing. Here’s a question for you – have you ever seen a pianist who slouch? That would be quite funny and irritating, right?

Start by learning to have a good posture. This is one of the starting points to learn to play the piano in a flash. But all the other lessons should be taken one step at a time. You have to retain all the lessons. That is why you have to review your past lessons often to make sure that you still know them. You can’t simply forget past lessons because you will need them in the future lessons that you’re going to have.

The truth is, you can’t play piano in a flash. But with a little improvement in terms of your posture, you can go a long way. Take note of your posture now and check if you have a good one.