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How to Play Piano

How to Play Piano

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Learn How To Play a piano easily
Learn How To Play a piano easily

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Published by: anushibin007 on Apr 16, 2011
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Piano as aiano as a 
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InstrumentInstrument 
A Beginner’s Guide
 
Ben Yates
 
 
Copyright © 2005-2006 by Ben YatesNo part of this work may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means,electronic or mechanical, including photocopying and recording, or by any informationstorage or retrieval system without the prior written permission of Ben Yates unless suchcopying is expressly permitted by federal copyright law. Address inquiries to Ben Yatesat 10 Ridgeway, Ann Arbor MI 48104. All brand and product names mentioned in this manual are trademarks or registeredtrademarks of their respective holders, including the following:
Microsoft® Office WordSound Forge® ACID®Fruityloops® Yamaha®
 
Table of Contents
Introduction.................................................................................................................1
 
Pop, Rock, and Music Theory.......................................................................1
 
 The Learning Curve..........................................................................................2
 
Equipment...........................................................................................................2
 
Formatting Guide..............................................................................................3
 
 Audio Content....................................................................................................3
 
Learning Piano............................................................................................................4
 
First Steps............................................................................................................4
 
Making Friends with your Piano..........................................................4
 
Having Good Technique.......................................................................5
 
Getting your Bearings: Finding C........................................................6
 
C Major................................................................................................................7
 
F Major.................................................................................................................8
 
Relative Names..................................................................................................8
 
 Voicings................................................................................................................9
 
Rearranging Notes...................................................................................9
 
 Adding Bass.............................................................................................11
 
G Major..............................................................................................................12
 
“If I had $1000000”........................................................................................13
 
 A Minor..............................................................................................................15
 
 Tapping Your Fingers....................................................................................16
 
“When I Come Around”..............................................................................17
 
“If I had $1000000” Revisited.....................................................................18
 
D Minor.............................................................................................................19
 

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