Are you sitting correctly at the piano?

Do you feel stiff or in pain after playing piano?

It happens to all of us. Really, it does.

It could be because you’re nervous to play for others. When I’m nervous, my shoulders get incredibly tense and I feel like they could touch my ears!

I’ve learned that when I force my shoulders down first, my playing becomes a lot more fluid!

Sitting correctly and comfortably at the piano actually has a big impact on your playing. If you’re sitting correctly, you shouldn’t be in pain, either! Below, I’ve outlined a few tips and what to look for to make sure you’re sitting at the piano the right way.

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