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15 Romantic Piano Pieces to Fall in Love With

15 Lesser-Known Romantic Piano Pieces to Fall in Love With Ranked by Difficulty with Sheet Music and Recording links!If you were to ask any random group of classical pianists which is their favorite composer’s music to play, it’s likely the majority of pianists will list a composer of the Romantic Era. Whether it’s Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Liszt, Brahms, Schumann, Mendelsohn, or the later music of Beethoven and Schubert, the Romantic...
Riverside Room Closed Indefinitely

Riverside Room Closed Indefinitely

Family Piano has been hosting live music pretty much since we first opened our doors 15 years ago. Even before we had a dedicated space for concerts, we'd scoot over inventory and set up chairs in Joplin's Java to host friends and performers -- two and sometimes even...

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How Pianos Age

How Pianos Age

The modern piano is an absolute engineering marvel; easily the most complex non-electronic machine that makes regular...

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Hailun Pianos (Brand Highlight)

Hailun Pianos (Brand Highlight)

The Hailun Piano Company is famous for manufacturing high-quality pianos. What isn't as well known is that over the...

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Remembering Mark MacLeod

I'd like to take a moment to remember Mark MacLeod, who started Family Piano Co with my mom Alice Alviani in 2006....

Time Fidgets!

My father's family enjoyed deliberately mispronouncing things like, "hysterical society" (Historical Society). They...

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15th Anniversary Sale!

15th Anniversary Sale!

Most people don't know very much about pianos when they start their piano-buying journey. We've spent the last 15...