Czech pianist Ivan Moravec dies aged 84
The Czech pianist Ivan Moravec has died aged 84.
Moravec began piano lessons at age seven, continuing his studies at Prague Conservatory and Prague Academy...
Rhinegold Publishing announces ‘Occupy the Pianos’ media partnership
Rhinegold’s International Piano magazine has become the media partner of this year’s Occupy the Pianos festival at St John’s Smith Square in London.
Yamaha piano selection sessions extended
Yamaha has extended its piano selection sessions at the Southbank Centre, London due to popular demand. Following the success of the 2014 edition,
Documentary follows Andsnes’s Beethoven journeyA new documentary by Phil Grabsky explores the five Beethoven piano concertos.Concerto – A Beethoven Journey follows Leif Ove Andsnes over the...
Leeds Piano appoints new artistic directors
Paul Lewis and Adam Gatehouse will be the next artistic directors of the Leeds International Piano Competition. They will take over from Dame Fanny...
Rare Poul Henningsen piano up for auctionA rare PH Andrea Christiansen grand piano will be up for auction at London’s Conway Hall next month.Only five of the instruments,Read...
Yamaha launches piano upgrade schemeYamaha’s ‘Silence is Golden’ scheme allows piano owners to trade up to a new Yamaha model, offering significant financial incentives on part-exchange valuations.
Gramophone award winners announced
The recordings which have won Gramophone Awards in each of the 12 main categories have been announced.Maria João Pires won the concerto category for...
Interesting ideas for repurposing old pianos
Got an old piano? Not sure what to do with it? Here are some fascinating ideas for repurposing old pianos.Read More