Infographic: The Keeper of the Keys – Meet the Keyboard Family

A short while back we outlined the history behind the invention of the piano with songs to play on the piano appearing shortly thereafter. Now we’ve got a beautiful visual from our friends at California Music Studios who’ve put together a graphic on the keyboard family, providing some history on pianos, playing techniques, and the fundamentals of a piano among other fascinating pieces of trivia.

Keyboard instruments are an important tool in music education, giving students a hands-on, visual means of learning music theory while offering a wide range of unique sounds.

The Keeper of the Keys: Meet the Keyboard Family

 _______________________

So tell us readers, what’s your favourite piano fact? Do you think it makes you a better pianist when you understand the mechanics of the instrument? Have an interesting fact of your own to share about the piano or a pianist? Sound off in with your comments below!


This infographic originally appeared on California Music Studios. Derek R. is an Outreach Coordinator at California Music Studios, a personalized teacher/musician matching service operating in five counties in Southern California (San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County, Riverside, and San Bernardino).


unnamed

Get the FREE OnlinePianist app!

2 unnamed


OnlinePianist is an intuitive online piano app that allows you to learn popular songs through a virtual piano interface which can also be paired with a physical piano (keyboard). Using the online keyboard, you can play your favourite songs on piano, online or offline. Updated regularly, featuring thousands of songs that are presented as vibrant keyboard (piano) tutorials showcased by dazzling piano notes, sleek piano chords, and a selection of meticulous sheet music. Available on desktop, iOS and Android devices, learn how to play piano the OnlinePianist way!


One thought on “Infographic: The Keeper of the Keys – Meet the Keyboard Family

  1. The Holy Ghost is what keeps us strong and God helps us go through things, but when we play the Piano God plays with us because he gave us that gift to do. So we should use our gifts.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *