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making music makes you smarter

No Pain, All Brain

Science proves playing a band or orchestra instrument improves brain function.

Some kids may not like vegetables. They avoid leafy greens and healthy food like homework and chores. Nothing you tell them could possibly change their mind. But have you ever heard of a kid who doesn’t like music?


Grand Opening Piano Sale

To celebrate the grand opening of our newly relocated Overland Park location, we’re having a piano sale!

You’ll find a great selection of new and used Yamaha and Pearl River pianos.

kids playing rented band and orchestra equipment beside a yellow school bus

Renting Vs. Buying Band And Orchestra Equipment

When to Rent or Buy Band & Orchestra Equipment for Your Budding Musician.

So the day has come when your child realizes that listening to music just isn’t enough; he or she wants to PLAY music.

Nancy Bachus

Alfred Piano Workshop

Presented by Nancy Bachus

Date and Time

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
9:00 am to 12:30 pm
Registration at 8:30 am

High School Students Performing at Summer Band Camp

Band Camp 101

Tips for Surviving (and Enjoying) Band Camp

Twenty years from now, some of your best memories from high school will probably include the time you spent at summer band camp. But right now, you’re just thinking about how hot it’s going to be and making sure you arrive with everything you need.

a great Ming violin and viola ensemble

Ming JZ Handcrafted String Instruments Available At Meyer Music

We’re honored to add Ming JZ violins and violas from highly acclaimed Zhu Ming-Jiang to our stringed instrument selection. Ming JZ handcrafted string instruments are some of the highest-quality instruments available in the world today.

a young beginner paino player sits and reads sheet music

Notes For Parents Of Beginning Piano Students

Have A Beginner? Digital Pianos May Work.

For many years, piano teachers recommended that their students learn to play on an acoustic piano only, rather than an electronic/digital piano. 


Interesting Information About Pianos

Frequent Questions We Answer About Pianos

Buying a piano can be a daunting task, simply because there are now so many new models from which to choose; so, following are some facts that might be of help.

a small child takes piano lessons and her hands move quickly.

The Many “C’s” Of Piano Lessons

Concentration, coordination, correctness, confidence, creativity, capability, competence:

All are traits developed by piano students as they travel their musical journey to reach full potential and achieve many rewards as pianists, whatever their ages.

A piano from a piano dealer showroom sets in the middle of the floor

The Midwest’s Leading Piano Dealer

Kansas City’s Piano Dealer For Nearly 50 Years!

At Meyer Music, the belief is that there’s a perfect piano for every aspiring pianist. That’s why we hand-pick the brands that appeal to the unique and diverse needs of piano players in Kansas City and all across the Midwest.