Learn the Music Box Dance Technique to create fun sounds to your song!
Here's the Secret: Use Alberti Bass on the Right Hand BUT do NOT think in Chord Notes!
Alberti Bass is a way of playing broken chords following a certain pattern. It's based on the basic 3-note chord or triad and the notes are played alternately, starting with the root of the chord like so: 1st, 5th, 3rd, 5th.
A lot of classical pieces use Alberti Bass on the Left Hand. In this course, you are going to play the Albert Bass on the right hand.
1. Learn how to play Alberti Bass with Chords
2. Learn the pattern to create the music box dance effect
3. Play the pattern without thinking on the exact notes
4. Follow a pattern that always gives you the right dance
5. Create the music box sounds with contrasting bass
6. Think in Middle Top Bottom Top
7. Learn how to play Chord inversion to change chords in Alberti Bass
8. Apply Alberti Bass to 4/4 Song
9. Apply Alberti Bass to 3/4 Song
The great news is that once you learn this Music Box Technique, you will be able to apply to your favorite songs in 3/4 or 4/4 songs.
Rosa is the Pastor and Church Pianist for a local community church in Hong Kong for over 30 years. She graduated from University of British Columbia and received her teaching certificate specializing in Chemistry and teaching English as a second language. She taught public schools in Canada for a couple of years and then went on to receive her Master's degree in Christian Theological Ministry at Ontario Theological Seminary in Toronto. She started full time ministry with her husband in 1989 and received intensive Pastoral Counselling and Discipleship Training at Christian Disciples Church. They were ordained to become church ministers as Pastors in 1996 in a local church in Tsuen Wan and have been ministering to this same congregation for almost 20 years now.
Over the years, she has gone on church missions to Mongolia, Sydney, Nepal, India and expedition trips to the Holy Lands: Israel, Greece and Turkey. Wherever she went, she found herself taking up the music ministry and became the church pianist for that church.
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This Piano Method is easy, fun and creative that you learn to play piano not only from music score sheets, but to play chords from fake books and eventually to play by ear. Students all over the world have requested for courses to teach them play standards and popular songs. As a result she developed 3 Great Reharmonization Method courses for them to play from fake books and play by ear. The Dreamy Piano Techniques courses, especially the one on Autumn Leaves is her students favorite. She has a piano website at Learn Piano With Rosa where she continues to offer new courses to her students. She also holds piano workshops for her local students and train church pianists.
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