SIMPLE SECRET HOW TO KNOW PIANO KEYS NAMES TODAY
There are only 7 letters in Music Alphabet - C D E F G A B
(in other languages and countries there is a letter H instead of B)
Than all 7 letters repeat again over and over on 88 full piano keys keyboard
THE KEYS ARE ALL WHITE SO HOW DO WE KNOW THEIR NAMES?
piano patterm is created by black piano keys in groups of two than three, than two again, and so on
First Letter of Music Alphabet C is on the left side of 2 black keys D between 2 black keys E on the right side of 2 black keys
Group of 3 black eys: 4 letters: F on the left side of three black keys G and A in the middle of three black keys and B on the right side of 3 black keys
And that is All You Need to Remember
Start Your First Piano Lesson or your child's with finding all C's on the piano keyboard, than all D's, and so on.
8 keys from C to C create one piano Octave. Let'sstart with the middle C octave in the middle of the piano. Music Notation for this octave and all other octaves to the right are in Treble Clef most of the time being played by the Right Hand
Lower octaves on the left side of the piano are in Bass Clef (low) and are for your Left Hand.
WHY LEARN HOW TO PLAY THE PIANO WITH CORRECT FINGERS IN THE BEGINNING WITH SIMPLE SONGS?
IT IS EASY TO SEE HOW TO POSITION YOUR HANDS ON PIANO KEYS FOR BASIC PIANO NOTES: C D E F G for 5 fingers Right Hand in treble clef and F G A B C for 5 fingers Left Hand Bass Clef (middle C is either played by Left or Right Hand) These 9 notes let us play a song like for example "beginning of Jingle Bells
LET'S BORROW AN EXAMPLE FROM BEGINNERS PIANO LESSONS FOR CHILDREN WHICH ARE THE EASIEST TO LEARN FOR ANYBODY:
fOR BASIC CHORDS AS FOR EXAMPLE CEG (every other key) ALWAYS USE FINGERS 1 3 and 5 For more spread chords reach further with your pinky number 5 and your thumb finger number 1 on the left side reach lower keys (sometimes thumb plays two piano keys at the same time to reach further piano keys on the right )
That's It for Today - NEXT CLASS IS ABOUT PLAYING BLACK PIANO KEYS:
* black piano keys names
* when to play a black key? Sharps and Flats
* use black keys in piano chords
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'Use Chords as a combination of two or more piano keys played in unison at the same time or play them as:'broken' chords - spread to a melody. Canon in D is a great example how broken chords are being applied to melody (listen below)
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