Having a good practice environment spurs the creative juices and is essential for cultivating the discipline of regular, focused practice.

  • Good lighting ~ both general and task lighting
  • Adjustable bench
  • Graduated interlocking footstools
  • Trimmed fingernails (ahem!)
  • Sharpened pencils
…and of course a beautifully tuned acoustic PIANO!

Preferred Suppliers

Young Musicians – benches, footstools, seat cushions, suzuki materials

JW Pepper – sheet music supplier.  Headquarters in Exton, PA

Troubadour Music and Arts – Support our local music store!   380 W. Lancaster Ave. Wayne, Pa; Phone: 610-687-1721

Cunningham Piano Company – Home of the “Matchless Cunningham” Piano in Germantown.

Piano Lamps

piano lamp

22″ LED GRAND PIANO LAMP – BLACK/BRASS ACCENTS– I can’t recommend this one enough!  It’s $228 and worth EVERY penny!  We use it on our Steinway D. It comes in a variety of colors.

Piano Benches

BENCH-2T

CPS ADJUSTABLE PIANO BENCH – for sale on Young Musicians website, $169.99

Piano Footstools

Footrest

Lightweight piano foot rest, $79.25

Piano Polish

CORY-HG8-2T

CORY SUPER HIGH-GLOSS PIANO POLISH-8 OZ BOTTLE – $13.95 at Young Musicians

Metronomes

Seiko Quartz Metronome – a must have on every piano.  Available on Amazon

metronome

The STEINWAY METRONOME APP – it’s excellent and it’s FREE!

steinway metronome app

Books

Note Drills and Flash Cards

wright way

Wright-way Note Finder

manuscript paper

Manuscript Paper