Essential Piano Accessories
Here are some essential piano accessories to make your piano playing more comfortable and pleasurable.
The accessories that you will need will very much depend on what sort of piano you own. If you own a portable stage piano (the more high-tech ones), then your requirement will be a bit different from what you would need assuming if you have a home piano.
For Your Home Piano
If you have a home piano, be it for practicing or for teaching, here are some things that you may want to consider.
Piano Stands for the Portable Pianos
For the portable home piano, the first thing you want is a piano stand. You may choose to go in for the X or the dual-X type of stand but then if you have an expensive piano, you may want to get better looking piano stand.The ones made for your digital piano are available in different colors and finishes, are easy to assemble and are quite sturdy. So you want to check out some of these digital piano stands.
Piano Bench / Stools
Again, this is more for those of you who have invested in a high end piano. More than complementing your piano, these padded benches can be quite comfortable and beside they are adjustable and some may even have storage space within. So you may want to consider a Piano Bench.
You may also read more on piano stools here.
Piano Lamps & Lights
This is more apt if you have the traditional upright type of piano. With the more portable ones, you can carry them around and keep it near a light source, but with the bigger ones it is not possible, so you should consider getting a Piano lamp. These are easily maneuverable and will provide direct lighting onto the keys and the sheet music while you are playing.
Another one that seems trivial, but is important especially if you live in a dusty area is the piano cover. You have options to choose upright as well as grand piano covers. If you have a portable keyboard then you should consider a keyboard piano cover; you get them in various sizes so do check them out.
Have a really expensive piano? You may want to consider getting a Drops & Spills Protection Plan for your piano!
Depending on the piano you have bought, you may need a pedal. Most high-end digital pianos do come with a pedal unit attached but for the portable ones you might need a Sustain Pedal
Foot pedals are available in a lot of variety nowadays, and you even get a three-pedal foot unit in case you want all the pedal options for your digital piano. So do check them out!
These are quite obvious considering we are talking about digital pianos and you may need them if you intend to practice at odd hours. You can check out some cool headphones here.
Other Piano Accessories
The above more or less summarizes what you may need for your home piano, but if you own a portable piano or a keyboard or a stage piano then there are a few more keyboard accessories
that you may require, including keyboard amplifiers
You may even check-out some more piano supplies
So these are more or less the essential Piano Accessories that you will require.
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