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After the Recital: How to Keep Your Child Interested in Playing Piano

Congratulations on a great recital! After lots of practice and hard work, your child has enjoyed the excitement of a recital. Friends and family members congratulated them, they were in the spotlight, and they did great! Now, the real challenge: how can you keep your child interested and engaged in piano as school winds down and over the summer break? With so many distractions, vacations, and other commitments going on, it is easy to let piano practice fall to the side.  Here are... Read More
Posted by Amro Music at Thursday, April 5, 2018
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Should You Buy a Vintage Piano?

Should I Buy an Old Piano? There's a nostalgia with old pianos for many people. We love the idea that we're buying a piece of history. Plus, the cabinets of these pianos are often very ornate and inspire us to dream of our own home filled with trendy Pinterest pictures just waiting to be taken. But should you buy an old piano for someone who wants to learn to play the piano? The truth is, pianos don't last forever. 100 years ago (or more!), there were over 1000... Read More
Posted by Amro Music at Monday, April 2, 2018
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Video: How to Prepare Your String Instrument for Winter

Every year, hundreds of instruments endure the cold, dry temperatures. And many of them don't make it through, bearing terrible cracks and open seams.  Word of the day is hygroscopic! This fancy words means that wood absorbs and attracts moisture – like our violins, our violas, and our cellos. When the weather is warm, the wood is absorbing all of that water so it is swelling. In the wintertime, when it is dry, it's drying up and it is shrinkinking, which... Read More
Posted by Maigan Smith at Thursday, February 8, 2018
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How Much Does a Baby Grand Piano Cost?

Here at Amro Music, one of the questions we hear most often is, "How much does a baby grand cost?"  The truth is, there's no "one-size-fits-all" answer. You could spend as little as a few thousand dollars or as much as $100,000 if you wanted. With so much information readily available on the Internet, it can be a bit overwhelming to know where to start your search or what questions to ask. 5 Tips for Choosing a Baby Grand Piano You should know that all... Read More
Posted by Amro Music at Friday, February 2, 2018
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Are All Baby Grands the Same?

Before You Buy... Baby grand pianos are beautiful pieces of furniture. Most people only ever buy one piano in their lifetime, so it's important to do your research and really understand the differences. Your individual preferences and musical needs are ultimately, the most important questions to answer. However, once you've identified the goal for your piano, knowing the truth about various models can help you make accurate comparisons between different brands. Most people don't... Read More
Posted by Amro Music at Friday, June 23, 2017
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Baldwin Model L

  Amro is home to the largest selection of pre-owned pianos in the Mid-South. Read More
Posted by Maigan Smith at Saturday, May 20, 2017
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