Christmas Piano Songs For The Very Beginner Vol. I
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Christmas Piano Songs For The Very Beginner Vol. I

Learn to play Christmas piano songs even if you know nothing.
4.3 (3 ratings)
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Created by Ilse Lozoya
Last updated 11/2016
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Includes:
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
What Will I Learn?
  • You will be able to play "Deck The Halls" at the piano, playing chords and melody.
  • You will learn to play through practical videos that will guide you step by step in the learning process.
  • A quick theorical overview is included in order to have a deeper understanding of why are you playing in that way.
  • You will receive important tips that will help you to develop an efficient study routine.
  • You will have so much fun practicing and playing this Christmas song without really investing so much time.
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Requirements
  • You need a piano or a keyboard.
  • A computer and a good internet connection is required.
  • You must take a look to the theorical content before playing.
Description

Learn to play Christmas Piano Songs thorugh this course. In this first course, you will learn how to play Deck The Halls, playing chords and melody.

If you want to play Christmas songs, this course will guide you through practical videos, how to play each hand separately and the how to play both hands at the same time. There is an important space in this course dedicated to read the written notes, this is because you need to know what are you playing!! But don´t worry it contains the exact amount of music theory so you can understand it without spending too much time.

This course is divided in 3 chapters:

1.- Theory and piano tips.

2.- Reading the notes of the song.

3.- Playing the song!

This course has material that can be downloaded, in order to improve your experience offline.

So, there´s nothing to loose and so much fun to have! Enjoy playing this song and be prepared for the holidays!!

Who is the target audience?
  • This course has been designed for beginners, if you are a intermediate or advanced pianist, this course is not for you.
  • A minimum musical theory knowledge is required, like knowing the name of the notes.
  • If you are willing to practice 15 minutes daily, this course is for you.
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 15 Lectures Collapse All 15 Lectures 01:16:54
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Introduction
1 Lecture 01:04

Welcome to this course!

Preview 01:04
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Chapter I: Theorical overview
3 Lectures 19:22

Important recomendations that would help you to develop an efficient study routine.


Preview 06:56

Identify the name of the notes in treble clef and place them at the piano.

Musical Notes
06:25

Quick overview to the basic rhytmical figures that you need in this course.

Rhythmical Figures.
06:01
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Chapter II: Deck the Halls -Reading the notes-
5 Lectures 25:47

Analyze and read the first part of the song.

Preview 08:04

Analyze and read the second part of the song.

Deck the Halls, reading the notes -Part II_
06:56

Analyze and read the third part of the song.

Deck the Halls, reading the notes -Part III-
04:42

Read the whole piece and have a written and visual reference of the chords.

Deck the Halls, reading the notes -Part IV-
06:05

Get the PDF with the sheet music, chords and visual reference at the piano.

Deck the Halls - download -
4 pages
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Chapter III: Deck the Halls -Playing the notes-
4 Lectures 22:43
Left hand part I
05:02

Right hand
07:18

Now let´s start playing the song with both hands at the same time.

Both hands part I
04:18

Playing both hands at the same time, now the full song.

Complete song with both hands.
06:05
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Conclusion
1 Lecture 03:15

Now we are getting to the end of this course.. Congratulations!!

Congratulations!
03:15
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Bonus Lecture
1 Lecture 01:02
About website, courses and discounts.
01:02
About the Instructor
Ilse Lozoya
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15,652 Students
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University Professor, Piano Teacher, Course Designer.

Ilse Lozoya has been a piano teacher for the last 17 years, her experience teaching young kids includes the Yamaha Program and now she is a Certified Suzuki Piano Teacher

For the last 7 years she has been a higher education teacher in local music universities. Her academic degrees include:

Music Bachelor´s Degree by Universidad de Guadalajara (UDG)

Master´s Degree in Education by Universidad Tecnológica de México (UNITEC)

University Teaching 101 by Johns Hopkins University through Coursera

Liderazgo en gestión educativa estratégica a tráves del uso de la tecnología by Instituto Tecnológico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)

Foundations of Teaching for Learning Specialization Program by Commonwealth Education Trust

Virtual Teacher Program Specialization by UCI Extension Continuing Education

Currently besides her daily academic activities, she is developing virtual piano courses in order to reach people who don´t have the opportunity to take regular piano lessons, she has a blog and she is preparing an E-book