1. Introduction

Welcome to our Acoustic Piano online advisor.

From Bach's intricately woven variations to the syncopated stomp of Scott Joplin's ragtime; from Duke Elington's smooth swing to John Lennon's ’Imagine’, it is hard to imagine modern music without the piano.

Our Online Advisor extends over several pages – you can jump from section to section using the index below or the navigation at the bottom of each page.