101-Year-Old Pianist

Posted by Piano Mother on 9/3/2020 to Inspirational Stories

A love of music-making can surpass almost any difficulties.

How to Improve Piano Playing Skills

Posted by Piano Mother on 4/21/2020 to Learn To Play Piano
Tips on how to improve your piano playing skills

What a Wonderful World Piano

Posted by Piano Mother on 3/30/2020 to Popular Songs
What a Wonderful World - piano played by Piano Mother

Merry Christmas 2018

Posted by Yoke Wong on 12/23/2018 to Christmas Songs
Holiday greetings from Piano Mother

Carol of the Bells Piano - Ostinato Pattern

Posted by Yoke Wong on 10/23/2018 to Christmas Songs
As we approach Christmas season, I was inspired to remake a Christmas video lesson that I shot a few years ago. This lesson features a popular Christmas carol, Carol of the Bells. Originally a Ukrainian song, this carol was composed in 1914. The carol has since been arranged and performed in many different genres such as jazz, classical, rock, pop, etc.

Ballade Pour Adeline - Richard Clayderman

Posted by Yoke Wong on 10/7/2018 to Popular Songs
If you, too, grew up listening to piano music in Asia, chances are you have heard of Richard Clayderman. A few of his famous piano pieces include Ballade Pour Adeline, Marriage D’amour, Nostalgy, and many more. His music is considered standard repertoire for pianists who enjoy playing modern ballad music.

Beyond the Sea (La Mer) Piano

Posted by Yoke Wong on 9/13/2018 to Piano Chords
Some of you may have heard of an romantic French song “La Mer”, this song has since been re-arranged into many modern arrangements.  The version that captured my heart is the love song called “Beyond the Sea” by Bobby Darin.

I Dreamed A Dream

Posted by Yoke Wong on 7/17/2018 to Popular Songs
To be honest, the first time I heard of this song was on Britain's Got Talent 2009. Susan Boyle made her angelic musical debut when she sang "I Dreamed a Dream" beautifully back then. You should have seen Simon Cowell's reaction when he heard of Susan's rendition of the song. 

And I Love Her Piano Lesson

Posted by Yoke Wong on 6/7/2018 to Piano Lessons
Learn to play And I Love Her, a well-known music by Paul McCartney and John Lennon

Greensleeves - Piano Improvised by Howard

Posted by Yoke Wong on 8/15/2016 to Inspirational Stories

I received an email from Howard Nguyen (Sydney, Australia) recently. He graciously allows me to share his email with others.