Piano Guide - Buying and Caring for Your Piano

As a piano teacher, I’m often faced with new student inquiries from parents who have purchased the “latest, greatest” digital piano or keyboard with weighted keys, etc..  I would like to encourage them to upgrade soon to an acoustic piano.  Why?  Have you seen a student taking tennis lessons and practices with a racquetball racquet?  Following links will provide you an insight of the differences in use between digital pianos and acoustic pianos. 

Digital vs. Acoustic Pianos

http://pianoteachersfederation.org/digital_vs_acoustic

How to Choose Between Digital or Acoustic Piano

http://www.wikihow.com/Choose-Between-Digital-or-Acoustic-Piano

Now, if you are considering to buy a piano, please read the information of “Piano Buyer’s Guide” from Steinway website at http://www.steinway.com/pianos/buyers-guide/  It will provides you very helpful information about acoustic pianos and how to take care of the piano as well.