A great way to learn more about the piano is to take the panels or music desk off. This is a great idea for students as well. It helps someone learning to play understand what happens in-between a note being hit and the melody singing out.
Ashley) I sit playing Home from Beauty and the Beast the musical. I had an audition in a couple days and was trying to practice as much as possible. I play the chords on the piano and start to sing, not knowing your there. I continue to play and you.