Buying a Piano
The Piano Book - by Larry Fine - the comprehensive book about buying and caring for a piano.
How To Buy a Piano - Courtesy of the National Piano Manufacturers Association.
About the Piano
The Virtual Piano Museum - A history of the piano and how it developed, courtesy of the Piano Technician's Guild
The Piano Museum - A collection of notable and unusual pianos.
Local Attractions and Fine Dining
Resort Maps - a map of fine dining, shopping and attractions in our area.
Moonstruck Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge - superb food, and a romantic location overlooking Wesley Lake, in Asbury Park.
Bistro Ole - Spanish & Portuguese.
Fins - quick, cheap, informal & delicious California-Mexican.
Music Cultural Centers and Performance Spaces in Central New Jersey
The Count Basie Theatre - Red Bank's famous theater
The Paramount Theatre - The Asbury Park theater on the beach front. Home of the Metro Lyric Opera.
Two Rivers Theater - Red Bank's newest theater for drama and music.
The Strand Theater - Lakewood's Historic Theater
The Algonquin Arts Theartre - For music, dance and drama. Manasquan.
The Monmouth County Library - Hosts numerous FREE concerts at different locations in the county.
Asbury Park Black Box - Asbury's multi-cultural arts center, hosting the cutting edge "Music of Invention" series.
Musical Performance Groups in Monmouth & Ocean County
The Monmouth Symphony Orchestra - Presents several orchestral concerts in Red Bank, NJ.
Monmouth Civic Chorus - Performs choral works by the old masters as well as newly comissioned works. Based in Red Bank.
The Shrewsbury Chorale - A mixed chorus performing both sacred and secular works. Lincroft, NJ.
The Concordia Chorale - A smaller chorus which concentrates on baroque music and operas. Red Bank, NJ.
The Garden State Philharmonic and Chorus - Performs symphonic, chamber and choral concerts in the Toms River area.
New Jersey Chamber Singers - A 20-member ensemble based in Bay Head, New Jersey.
Miriam Eley - pianist, composer and teacher
Edward Neeman, pianist - international concert artist and teacher
Terri Thomas, soprano - of the "Cadenza Duo". Performer and voice teacher.
Westminster Conservatory - the teaching arm of the famous Choir College, with a satellite school in Ocean Grove
Dr. Hendry Wijaya, pianist - international concert artist and teacher
Carlton Wilkinson - composer, pianist, teacher, impresario