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Distinguished pianist Boris Konovalov comes to West Vancouver's Silk Purse Gallery
One of Russia's most preeminent pianists, Dr. Boris Konovalov, will perform at West Vancouver's Silk Purse Gallery (1570 Argyle Ave, West Vancouver) on a state-of-the-...
Bridge Musicians International Brings the Music of Brahms, Schumann and Gershwin to New Westminster
The talented musicians of Bridge Musicians International are bringing an exciting program of 19th and 20th century music to New Westminster Saturday, February 21 at 7:30pm. The...
West Caost Chamber Music returns for its 22nd season!
It's the season of chamber music! Pacey's Pianos is pleased to be partnering with West Coast Chamber Music now in its 22nd year this spring. There are 3 upcoming days...
Introducing PTF member Samuel Louis
We are pleased to introduce our newest member of the Piano Teachers Federation: Samuel Louis! Samuel has a Master of Music from King’s College London. He has won various awards...
Introducing PTF member Vashti Fairbairn
We are very excited to introduce Vashti Fairbairn, newest member of the Piano Teachers Federation! Vashti holds a Diploma in Music from Kwantlen Polytechnic University in addition...
Introducing PTF Member Ewa Telega
We are very pleased to introduce Piano Teachers Federation member, Ewa Telega! Ewa graduated with Honours in Piano Performance from the Academy of Music in Łòdź and holds a...
Introducing PTF Member Ildiko Skeldon
We would like to introduce our newest member of the Piano Teachers Federation, Ildiko Skeldon! Ildiko is a highly respected and in-demand teacher based in Richmond. She holds a...
O White Night Winter Concert fuses the classical with the contemporary for Vancouver audiences
Pianist Oriana White is returning to give a one-night-only performance at The Sanctuary (1805 Larch Street) this Wednesday, December 3rd at 6 pm. Don't expect any old...
Dr. Scott Meek brings music to Richmond with Bridge Musicians International
Bridge Musicians International is bringing an elegant evening of classical music to Richmond for one night only this Friday, November 7th. Dr. Scott Meek, an award-winning pianist...
German composer brings haunting melodies to Vancouver
Berlin-based composer and producer, Nils Frahm, is in the midst of an international tour and is bringing his music to Vancouver with special guests Dawn of Midi for one night only...
Young Artist Concerto Gala 2015 seeks talented students to perform
Some exciting news is coming to us from the Mozart School of Music. The school is making final preparations to host its Young Artist Concerto Gala 2015 on March 8th, 2015 at the...
Russian brother piano duo wow Lower Mainland audiences
Acclaimed Russian-Canadian pianist, Dr. Sergei Saratovsky, is bringing his award-winning music to the West Coast for a few nights only! Dr. Saratovsky has been taking Vancouver...
Piano on the Boardwalk: why we chose New Westminster's River Market Quay for Pianos on the Street
Throughout our Pianos on the Street project this summer a lot of people have asked us the same question: how do we choose our locations for each piano? When answering this...
Painting Pianos on the Street in New Westminster
One of the most exciting aspects of Pianos on the Street has been the collaborations that have occurred with so many different groups throughout the Lower Mainland. These pianos...
The Quick Guide to Piano Exams, for Students and Parents
Some of the first questions a parent ask when their children is taking their first piano lessons is, "when should my child take his/her Grade 1 piano exams?" Parents...
Hearing Loss for Musicians
Musicians, and those who work closely with live music on a regular basis, are consistently exposed to noises to unsafe volume levels for prolonged periods. Generally speaking, two...
How to Prepare a Piano for Storage
A lot of people ask me how you should store your piano, so this quick helpful article would be a good start! First off, a piano is a large, but delicate instrument. It’s generally...
Why the Progress You Make in the Practice Room Seems to Disappear Overnight (From Bulletproof Musician)
(This wonderful article is an excerpt from bulletproofmusician.com) Have you ever been frustrated by the fact that you can take a difficult passage, work on it for a bit, get it...
學習鋼琴的”真與假” - By Julia Cheung
學習鋼琴的”真與假” 在温琴華的華人莘莘學子中, 學習鋼琴是一個非常普遍的現象. 很多的家庭都會放置著一臺鋼琴或電子鋼琴. 有些家庭甚至會將一臺三角鋼琴擺放家中, 作為一個標緻而漂亮的傢俱. 究竟學習鋼琴是甚麼一回事? 很多坊間流傳有關學習鋼琴的說法, 或是一般學生和家長深信的意念又是甚麼一回事? 一般來說, 孩子開始學琴,...