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  Graduation Day in Musical Preschool at F. Chopin's Piano Academy in Chicago, Il

Age 3 - 5 is the best to start music lessons with children

There are two the most popular great programs to be applied to preschool music education:  Kindermusik and Yamaha Music Preschool

How do they work?  Need to apply with these music programs and you will get all nice colorful materials and lessons plans plus planned activities for very young children  It may be used in classroom homeschooling or just a parent of young children

Main Skills Children Learn in Preschool Piano programs are:  rhythm and music ear trained to recognize sounds There are many great music preschool activities involving marching along, changing tempo, changing directions or "freeze" stop on signals either played on piano , software or with mini-percussion instruments.

Children also learn how to play these instruments, keep the rhythm and tempo, sing along 

There sre many popular Music Games for preschool music activities - one of them is best known Musical Chairs.Game

Parents shall start music activities with their children early to prepare them for future piano lessons:

*  MUSIC TOYS ARE GREAT FOR BABIES, TODDLERS, AND UP

*  EAR TRAINING, RHYTHM LEARNING, AND EYE-HAND COORDINATION

ORGANIZE A HAPPY MUSIC HOUR YOUR CHILD WILL LOVE:

  • play nice children's music to listen and to sing along
  • have fun with your kids organizing activities with music: tap, clap, march along                     
  • learn to pay attention: is is slow, fast, loud or soft, it stops?

 

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MINI PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS:  tambourine, xylophone, wood sticks, shake it maracas and hand=bells, tiny drums plus triangles to play on

Get creative: use wood blocks or rings to tap on the floor or agains each other, make paper boxes filled with dry beans or peas to shake them, even use paper cups or balls to tap on the floor and more

In preschool classroom children can make their own "instruments" as their art project:  paint them, decorate, glue pieces of colored paper, add stickers, and so on  Then they will be much more attached to their own instrument and use it more carefully

 

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  • in seven colors Is the How to Start Teaching Piano in Preschool

Basic skills to start with:

  • how to sit straight at the piano
  • play piano keys with all fingers
  • look athe book placed on piano
  • follow order of musical pictures (colored note symbols)
  • learn how to press harder for loud sounds and lighter for soft sounds
  • short but regular practice sessions as games your child will enjoy
Is the method of using Rainbow Piano Keys method good for a Preschooler?

It is!  For vert young children who do not know an alphabet yet but can learn seven colors for seven piano keys names, it is a way to learn how to play their first songs on the piano  It also helps in creating a good technique habbit: play with correct fingers

Just apply stickers in seven colors on piano keys, and the same on fingers so for example note C is colored red and the same red sticker on the thumb to play piano key C with

 

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How to play songs on black piano key:

Old McDonald Sharp, Mary Had a Little Lamb, ABC and twinkle, twinkle plus more