Gifts for Pianists
Creative and practical gift options for the piano player in your life
Published November 21, 2018 by Nathan H.
It’s that time of year again! We’ve assembled a number of buying and gift guides to help make your holiday shopping a little bit easier. Shopping for musicians can be tricky. That’s why we’ve got the perfect list of gifts for pianists. From creative to practical, here’s a variety of gift options for you to consider:
Practical and Affordable
Kraft Music E-Gift Cards - Has the pianist in your life been saving for a new instrument? Help their dreams come true and contribute to the fund with an Electronic Gift Card. These are also perfect for a surprise gift or for the musician who seems to have everything. You can’t go wrong with an e-gift card sent straight to the recipient’s inbox. Click here to shop.
Piano Songbooks - Learning new songs is one of the best ways to build skills. Help your guitarist play like their heroes with one of these songbooks. From Mozart to Elton John, we’ve got books for every style. Click here to shop.
Roland GO:Mixer - Creating performance videos is yet another avenue for your musician to release their music into the world. The Roland GO:Mixer is a portable device that makes it easy to record high-quality audio for music videos right on your smartphone! Click here to shop.
Piano Lamps - One of the best parts of digital pianos is having the ability to practice at any time. These elegant piano lamps allow you to see your music without turning on the lights for the entire house and match almost every decor. Give the gifts of style and ambience today! Click here to shop.
Audio-Technica ATH-M20X Professional Monitor Headphones - Put the earbuds away and hear the piano in stunning clarity with headphones by one of the leading manufacturers of audio products, Audio-Technica. These headphones will give the player a comfortable and spectacular sounding practice session. The ATH-M20X headphones are available for $49.99. Click here to shop.
Dust Cover - Dust covers keep keyboards free from dust, debris, and other harmful substances. This can help extend the life of the instrument, keeping it playing its best. The flexible material on the On Stage KDA7088B fits on almost any 88 key digital piano. This is a great stocking stuffer at just $16.95. Click here to shop.
On-Stage KB8904B Flip-Top Duet Piano Bench - Duet benches are a less common option, but can be very versatile. Because they can fit two people, these work well for teacher/student situations, four-hand compositions, or for anytime you just want to sit next to the player while they play music for you. This bench also has storage compartment for sheet music, metronomes, and other accessories. Click here to shop.
Creative and Useful
Zoom H1N Handy Portable Digital Recorder - When the creative bug bites, it’s important to have the right tools to capture those moments. The Zoom H1N is a compact recording solution that can be kept anywhere for instant, high quality recordings. Whether it’s a demo to give to a band or the start of a new song, having a device for easy recording and storage can be a game changer for many musicians. This would be especially important for songwriters who sing and play piano as well. These start at $119.99 and are a sure win this holiday season. Click here to shop.
Yamaha Piaggero NP12 61-Key Portable Keyboard - This portable keyboard keeps the pianist in your life playing even when you’re away from home. It’s very difficult to travel with full-sized digital pianos, so while this keyboard doesn’t have weighted keys, it is touch sensitive and is the perfect companion on the next family road trip. The Yamaha Piaggero NP12 starts at $179.99. Click here to shop.
Korg Volca Keys - Analog Loop Synth - A fun and affordable new toy for the pianist on your list, this little box is a great introduction to synthesizers. Amazing sounds, convenient controls, and a simple loop sequencer makes this an ideal gift for any creative pianist looking to try new things without spending hundreds of dollars. The Korg Volca Keys starts at $149.99. Click here to shop.