Setup and Pianos

How do I get Setup to Use Piano Marvel?

Getting setup to use Piano Marvel is easy. This guide will help you decide on the best setup for your situation. Watch this video for a setup overview, or continue reading for more details. 


Watch the video to learn more about how to setup Piano Marvel to start learning now!

What Pianos are Recommended? 

To get the most out of Piano Marvel, we recommend using a MIDI enabled piano. If you are using an acoustic piano, you can use many of Piano Marvel’s awesome features. See below for details. 


What if I Have an Acoustic Piano?

Most of Piano Marvel’s features are available for acoustic pianos. using Book Mode, you can play in Piano Marvel’s massive library of music, track your progress and much more! Read more about book mode to see some of the many benefits to using Piano Marvel with an acoustic piano.


* (Prepare Mode is not available when practicing boot camps and sight reading tests)

Starting Prepare Mode

Prepare Mode is now available with all songs and exercises in Piano Marvel.*  To activate Prepare Mode, simply open the song you want to practice and select the “Prepare” play button at the bottom. With prepare mode activated, you can play the music on your piano and watch as Piano Marvel follows you.  


Play Piano More Expressively

In Prepare Mode, you direct the tempo and timing of your piano performance. With the ability to expressively slow down and energetically speed up as you play, you are able to perform musically and work toward note accuracy at the same time. Prepare Mode is available on all songs and exercises in Piano Marvel!