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Easy Steps to Reading Piano Notes

When it comes to piano, you really can’t get more basic than the individual notes that each key represents. If you’ve taken any sort of lessons in the past, you probably know a bit about these notes. And even if you’ve never had a chance to have piano lessons, you might already be able to find middle C on your instrument. That’s great, but let’s get real for a minute. Very few people seem to really be completely familiar with their piano. I can’t tell you how […]

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How To Play Piano Chords

If you’ve spent any time researching how to play the piano, you’ve probably seen a certain topic come up again and again: chords. Piano chords make up a lot of modern songs, and they are an important component of playing the piano so it actually sounds good. Maybe you’ve seen lists of basic piano chords, maybe charts meant to help you memorize them. Maybe you’ve already tried your hand at playing some chords and found that it was hard to know where to start. If that’s the […]

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Guide To Beginner Improvisation | Piano In 21 Days

There’s a myth floating around out there and everyone so often people email me about it. “Jacques,” they say, “I don’t want to learn anything formally about piano, I hate structure. Can’t I just learn to improvise?” Another variation of this is when people say things like “My father/sister/friend never studied piano. They just sit down and play whatever they want. I want to learn piano like that. There’s a lot to unpack there, but I want to clear this up: for most people, you really shouldn’t […]

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Best Way To Learn Piano

Are you a “natural” musician? Are you the kind of person who can hear a song and simply sit down and play it? Do you find it easy to pick up a new instrument, fiddle around for a few minutes, then almost immediately start playing beautiful music? If so, congratulations. You are not who this post is for, and you probably already know it. Go back to your amazing world of effortless music, and leave the rest of us to our struggles. 😉 If not, join the […]

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Traditional Approach to Piano for Beginners

What comes to mind when you think about learning to play piano? Chances are, there are a few images you think of right away. An acoustic piano. Pages of sheet music. A teacher – maybe a nice one, maybe not so nice – standing over you as you hesitantly plunk out some notes on the keys. Maybe even a piano recital, with bright lights shining down as you play a vaguely recognizable tune. In other words, you’re picturing traditional piano lessons when you think about piano for […]

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Learn Chord-Based Playing Piano | Piano In 21 Days

So you want to learn to play piano. Great! There are literally millions of people across the world who share your interest in this awesome instrument. There are a few different approaches to how to play piano, so getting started might feel a little intimidating. But there is a simple, relatively fast way to learn how to teach yourself piano. It’s called chord-based playing, and if you want to quick results it is worth checking out piano chords. What’s The Difference? Sometimes people email me asking what […]

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Play Piano By Ear A Great Skill

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A lot of want-to-be pianists struggle to learn the basics of piano playing. One major problem that they have is that they can’t play the piano by ear. You have to determine the exact methods needed so that you can easily cope with your piano lessons. If you don’t want to end up like other unsuccessful novice players, continue reading. Playing the piano by ear is truly effective. In fact, it has been proven by many people including the piano teachers and advanced students. It is difficult […]

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Learn The Notes On The Piano First

Once you have recognized your future in front of the piano, it can be a start. Eventually it becomes more easy and fun. You can play almost all of the songs written in songbooks fluently. You can even write your own composition. Now that you have established that energy in you, there’s still something that lacks. Why, do you think it’s enough to have the spirit without even knowing the chords? If you have mastered and identified the basic and major chords, things would be more favorable. […]

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Play Piano In A Flash Is It Possible

Is it really possible to learn to play piano in a flash? That would be impossible because according to some expert pianists, it took them years to learn their lessons and play effectively. However, there is one way to improve your learning process in a flash. You might be wondering how, right? Well, it is really simple. You have to take note of your posture. This is very important when playing the piano. Try to observe pianists; they have great postures and they seem to play with […]

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Learn to Play Piano Through Software

The piano is a tangible musical instrument. If you have the heart of a musician, you have to learn to play piano. You can learn to play piano through software and that’s just what many busy individuals do nowadays. The piano can be played in harmony with other musical instruments or it can be played alone. The piano is a very unique instrument and because of this characteristic, this instrument is most-loved by musicians. If you’ve wanted to learn to play the piano for a long time, […]

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