Learn To Play Piano At Home

Beginners

In this video, Piano Teacher & Musiah Inventor Brendan Hogan explains how the Musiah Piano Teaching Method will reduce the time it takes music students to learn how to read notes by at least two years.

Based upon traditional piano teaching methods, the Musiah Piano Method is derived from thousands of hours of pain-staking observation of hundreds of piano and keyboard teachers over a 17 year period.

Whether you’re looking for piano / keyboard lessons for kids or adults at a beginners, mid level or advanced level, Musiah’s online piano lessons are the best piano lessons anywhere online.

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Musiah is the world’s first A.I. (Artificially Intelligent) Virtual Piano Teacher – a new software invention that teaches adults and children how to play piano at a fraction of the cost of traditional private piano or keyboard lessons.

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A recent study showed that Musiah piano / keyboard students learn 5-8 times faster than students learning the same syllabus through traditonal piano / keyboard lessons, and best of all, they have more fun.

Using the latest patented A.I. technology, Musiah responds to your playing just like a traditional piano teacher and encourages you every step of the way.

What could be better than learning how to play the piano / keyboard in the comfort of your own home whenever it suits you.

Musiah makes real piano lessons so affordable. In fact up to 6 members of your family can all learn.

You can learn using a MIDI keyboard or you can even start off playing piano notes on your computer keyboard — so you can try Musiah’s online piano lessons straight away without having to commit to buying a MIDI keyboard.

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Here is a link to an overview of piano lessons online with Musiah:
http://www.musiah.com/features.aspx

The benefits of learning how to play piano with Musiah for students, parents and teachers are summarized here:
http://www.musiah.com/features/benefits.aspx

The Musiah Piano Teaching method has been developed over 17 years and has been taught to more than 80,000 piano students. The Musiah Piano Teaching Method is explained in detail here:
http://www.musiah.com/features/the-musiah-teaching-method.aspx

Information on what type of MIDI keyboard to get and also (as a temporary alternative) how to use your computer keyboard to play piano notes is available here:
http://www.musiah.com/features/keyboard-info.aspx

Piano lessons with Musiah are very affordable, convenient and fun. They bring the opportunity to learn how to play piano to people everywhere.

Here is a link to an overview of piano lessons online with Musiah.
http://www.musiah.com/features.aspx

The benefits of learning piano online with Musiah for students, parents and teachers are summarized here.
http://www.musiah.com/features/benefits.aspx

Start your FREE online piano lessons 7 Day Trial here:
https://www.musiah.com/enroll.aspx

This video shows Yuna Park (age 9) on her first attempt at Performance Challenge at the end of Level 8 of the Musiah piano lessons course. Sincere thanks to Yuna and Sungchan (Yuna’s father) for sharing this video, and well done Yuna – Terrific Work!

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This lesson covers how to use the right sustain pedal on piano.

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Jazz piano lessons for beginners to jazzy chords and improvisation. Lessons are meant to get you playing beautiful chords as quickly as possible while teaching you the fundamentals of improvisation.

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Here I demonstrate how to play jazz piano chords for beginners using a totally new way of learning. The chords and techniques used are based on all of the previous lessons in this series.
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Jazz piano lessons for beginners to jazzy chords and improvisation. Lessons are meant to get you playing beautiful chords as quickly as possible while teaching you the fundamentals of improvisation.

HD 720p Available!

More free video lessons on jazzy chords and improvisation at http://www.pianobreaks.com

PDF guide download at http://pianobreaks.com/pianobreaks-basics-pdf/

Learn how to read music and how to read notes that are on ledger lines. This piano lesson will teach you how to read music notes off of the staff on what we call the ledger lines.

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This lesson is designed to help you learn how to read music for piano; specifically the ledger lines. Ledger lines refer to the notes that are up above the staff and down below the staff. These help the piano player recognize where the note is located below or above the staff.

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Piano lessons revolutionised! In this video, A.I. piano lessons software – Musiah – is demonstrated by Brendan Hogan, Piano Teacher and Musiah Inventor.

Learn to play piano and read sheet music up to 16 times faster than traditional lessons and in much more depth than with other online piano lessons.

A lesson in reading music for the beginner. This easy tutorial will show you the basics of how to read music notes for both the treble clef and bass clef. The lesson is taught on the piano, but it can really be used for any instrument.

MORE LESSONS ON READING MUSIC
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BEGINNERS PIANO LESSONS
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HOW TO PLAY WITH BOTH HANDS LESSONS
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If you consider yourself a beginner and have never learned to read music before, then this lesson is for you. This is part 1 of 4 total videos. The other three parts will be exclusive to the LessonsOnTheWeb Academy. Reading music is essential for someone to learn how to play piano. With some new techniques and equipment, I was able to put together this video to best describe how to read music on the Treble Clef.

Notes:
The staff is made of five lines and four spaces in between those lines. A note can fall on a line or space and depending on which line or space will tell you which note to play and where on the piano to play that note. You can tell a note is on a line if a line is going directly through a note. You can tell a note is on a space if the note is between two spaces. The treble clef is also known as the G clef because the center of the clef points to the line G. The Treble clef is usually played with the right hand and contains notes mostly to the right of middle C. The lines of the treble clef from the bottom to the top are E, G, B, D and F. The spaces of the treble clef from the bottom to the top are F.A. C and E. If you put the lines and spaces together, it goes in music alphabetical order E, F, G, A, B, C, D, E, F. Being able to identify where notes are on both the keyboard and staff is very important in learning to read music and playing the piano. Make sure to practice note reading daily until you have it mastered.

If you want to learn how to play piano faster, you need to put the work into it. There is no special shortcut, but with this guide on practicing more effectively, you will be able to get the most out of your time at the piano? Don’t waste your potential by not practicing and don’t waste the time you do spend at the piano. A lot of people sit at the piano but don’t really focus on what they are doing.

If you found this lesson helpful, you will definitely want to check out the 5 Mistakes You Must Avoid When Learning Piano. https://goo.gl/6PmI0N

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Lesson Notes
Practicing for the appropriate amount of time is very important, but slightly less important than remaining focused on the tasks at hand. If you daydream and start playing your favorite pop tunes instead of what you should be playing, your efforts will be greatly diminished.
How long should you be practicing?
15-30 minutes if you are just starting out, or if you are just looking to play a few simple songs
30 minutes – 1 hour if you are looking to get better and play some more substantial pieces like Fur Elise.
1 hour – 2 hours – This will get you some good results
2 hours – 4 hours – Is the professional level of practice.

What should you be practicing
1. Warm up, should take up to a 3rd of your practice time
– Scales, Arpeggios, Hanon, Czerny,
2. One to three songs you are working on. Start from the problem areas. Do not start form the beginning all the time.

Plan for success
Over the next month, make a commitment to spend time everyday practicing. Think about your goals as a musician to determine how much time to practice. You can make good results putting in an hour every day. Set a timer and don’t get up from the piano until the timer is finished. Come up with a practice routine based on what we talked about in today’s lesson (warm up, 1 to 3 songs).
Optional: Make a recording of your playing on day 1, then on day 31 record yourself again to notice the difference.
Come back to the comments in this lesson to let me know how you did, or if you have any questions along the way.
Good luck!

Time stamps
00:00 Intro
00:13 The secret to the best method
01:38 All about piano practice
07:43 Tips of focusing
09:12 Practice Assignment
12:17 Watch the 5 Mistakes You Must Avoid When Learning Piano

This lesson is all about two handed piano playing. You can expect some general tips on two hand piano playing as well as some exercises that I recommend to improve your playing.

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Lessons for Beginner Piano Students
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Entire Learn to Play Piano Series
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Music Theory Lessons
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How to Read Music Lessons
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How to Play Piano With Both Hands
https://goo.gl/4fnBGG

General Tips on Playing With Both Hands
1. Learn the piece, example, etc hands separate first, then put hands together.
2. Play SLOWLY
3. When first learning to play hands together, avoid examples with complicated rhythms.

1. Scales
Scales are a good way for beginners to develop dexterity and coordination when playing keyboard with both hands. This is because playing scales involves playing notes in synch with one another. Usually scales are played with the same rhythm in both hands, so no worries trying to play different rhythms and concentrating on notes at the same time.
Where should you start? Start with the C Major scale and learn it hands separate. Then try playing the scale ascending very slowly with both hands. Once you are able to play the scale ascending, learn the scale descending. Then play the scale ascending and descending. Learn 1 scale a week until you can play all the major scales slowly. Then gradually increase the tempo over weeks to achieve greater speed.
Here is a scale exercise. Start with C Major and play up the scale with half notes in the right hand while playing whole notes in the left hand. Then do the same but with half notes in the left hand and whole notes in the right had.
2. Hanon
Are great for developing two handed dexterity between both hands. These are for playing in parallel meaning you are playing the same intervals at the same time. Try learning one a day or one a week until you learn them all. Play them slow at first then over weeks gradually increase the tempo.
http://www.hanon-online.com/
3. Czerny
These are highly recommended for practice playing different rhythms and pitches for each hand.
http://pianoexercises.org/exercises/czerny/