What's The Piano Good For? Rocking Riffs or Beautiful Melodies?
Well let's start by saying that 'rocking riffs' are good on the piano, because the piano can be made to sound exciting and rhythmic. Think about Jerry Lee Lewis with his wild rock and roll piano playing, and Winifred Atwell with her exciting Boogie Woogie piano riffs. But I think that beautiful and inspiring melodies are what the piano does best. The reasons are many! Firstly the notes played on the piano can have the most wonderful tone and expression. Secondly, many notes c