Piano Lessons Blog

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Common Music Scales

Music scales create the special color of sound in a piece. A musical scale creates a particular mood; like happy or sad, “oriental” or “bluesy” for example.

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The Music Scale

What gives a music scale its special "color"? In this introduction to scales we will take a look at what scales are, and watch and listen how they may sound.

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Learn Piano Chords - Lessons, Charts and Printable's for Beginners

Understanding piano chords is important, since most pieces are built from chords and melodies. Learn how a chord is built, modified, inverted, and played here.

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Roman Numerals Chords for Piano

Learn what roman numerals chords are and how they are used in piano chord progressions to be able to play in any key!

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Master the C Major Scale for Piano

Learn to play the C major scale for piano easily with correct fingering and effective piano practice exercises.

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Natural Minor Scales with Piano Charts

Teach yourself all the natural minor scales for piano with easy scale charts. You get all the fingering for each hand as well!

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Free Printable Piano Chords Chart for Beginners

Here's a free printable piano chords chart (PDF) for beginners. In this easy piano lesson you'll also get some tips on how to get started playing chord piano.

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Easy Piano Chords for Improvisation

Learn how to get started improvising with easy piano chords for improvisation in this guest post: A Beginners Guide to Basic Piano Chords For Improvisation.

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Musical Meter

Learn to about musical meter and the difference between simple and compound meter by listening and exploring the beat in this free music theory lesson.

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Music Note Symbols

Learn how different music note symbols that show the note values, (or how long or short a note is) are written.

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