A metronome builds rhythmic stability and is a required tool for pianists to succeed.

Recommended Options If You Need a Metronome:

1) Apps: Before you purchase another gadget, take advantage of the inexpensive apps available for your smart phone or iPad/tablet:

Tempo Metronome by Frozen Ape $1.99

A good one!

Speakbeat $3.99

Yes, this app counts ALOUD for you in the voice of your choice, even Darth Vader!

Steinway Free

Can't beat the price a a very easy to use app!

2) Metronome: In case you need one and don't have a smart phone, here's one I'd recommend. It can be purchased at Amazon or Music and Arts.