A difficult question — to compete or not to compete? Parents and piano teachers often challenge their children and students to go beyond casual practice and studio recitals by participating in piano competitions. There is a considerable amount of evidence that piano competitions are beneficial to both children’s musical education and their overall development. Academics, coaches,and teachers agree that the healthy competitiveness fostered by piano competitions goes beyond musicianship to teach valuable life lessons, improve motivation, and promote creativity. An Amplified Learning Experience For a [...]
I am delighted to add yet another quality keyboard line to our family of musical products, the Roland Digital Piano! Adding the Roland digital piano line to our showroom goes hand in hand with our goal to be the trusted resource for our community when considering the investment of a fine piano or keyboard for themselves or their family.
Hardly a day goes by that someone doesn’t walk through our doors and tell me they were sorry they quit taking piano lessons. “Just imagine what I could be playing now” as they look wistfully at the pianos. Regardless the specific details the answers to why they quit are all generally the same, too. “I thought playing the piano was for sissies,” “I wanted to be outside playing sports,” or “My piano teacher was mean.” (which almost always meant the teacher only expected them to [...]
Kawai, in cooperation with Turner’s Keyboards, is pleased to offer a “Beat the Price Increase” financing program for the month of March 2019 for new Kawai Acoustic and Digital Pianos in stock. It offers two attractive financing programs, including a BONUS for signing up for Auto Pay. ZERO INTEREST PROGRAM 12 Months Same as Cash Zero Interest if Paid in 12 Months Get 18 Months Same as Cash with Auto Pay Signup LOW INTEREST PROGRAM No down payment Low 5.99% APR (up to 4 years) [...]
On Wednesday, Feb. 6th, we delivered six new beautiful Steinway designed pianos to The University of South Carolina Aiken, bringing one journey to an end and a beginning to another. It was over two years ago when USCA decided to replace the Steinway concert grand used at The Etherredge Center with a new one and contacted Turner's to help guide them in this important investment. The facility brings some extremely talented artists to Aiken to perform, [...]
Since 1853, Steinway & Sons has built the pianos by which all others are judged. Every Steinway grand and upright piano is a masterpiece of handcrafted precision and a consummate work of art - painstakingly built by experienced artisans with unending passion for their craft. Today's Steinways are the best Steinways yet, supported by generations of expertise and state-of-the-art technological advances. Enjoy 1.66% interest rate financing for 36 months on the iconic piano you've always dreamed of owning. Celebrate the 166th Anniversary of STEINWAY & [...]
A showcase piano competition sponsored by makers of the finest pianos in the world. Division I First Prize, Ages 9 and Under ....... $ 400 Division II First Prize, Ages 10-13 ....... $ 700 Division III First Prize, Ages 14-18 ....... $ 1,000 First place in each division is awarded a cash prize (above). First, second and third place winners at each Steinway authorized showroom will receive commemorative medals and national recognition on the Steinway & Sons website. All participants will receive a [...]
Every year, growing costs raise prices on all Steinway pianos—the finest pianos in the world. But until January 31, we are extending 2018 pricing.
This holiday season Steinway is making dreams come true with a very special opportunity to light up your home with the magic of music from a Steinway & Sons piano. Through New Year’s Eve, you can purchase a new Steinway or Steinway-designed Boston or Essex piano and enjoy substantial savings on the piano you’ve always dreamed of owning. Plus, you’ll make no payments and accrue no interest until 2020*! This offer includes the incredible Steinway Spirio, the world’s finest high resolution player piano. There’s never been a [...]
The other day a piano teacher who we see often was in our store looking at the books in our print department. We said hello and exchanged pleasantries and I proceeded to ask her “how are your students doing?" "Are you looking for anything in particular, etc.?” Karen told me she had a 15 year old student whom she’d taught for years. They were kind of at a plateau in her lessons. Other interests ( boys, sports, social media) were creeping in and she wanted to [...]