Piano Lessons For Absolute Beginners

Learn Notes on the Piano Keyboard and Music Staff, and Basic Scales and Chords
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71,549 students
Piano Lessons For Absolute Beginners
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (3,701 ratings)
71,549 students
Label any piano keyboard. Know the notes that correspond to every key.
Understand the notes of the piano keyboard and music staff.
Form and play major scales on piano.
Form and play major and minor chords on piano.
Read notes on the treble and bass clef.

Requirements

  • You should have access to a piano or keyboard but you can take this introductory course without one.
  • No prior musical knowledge is required.
Description

First Piano Lessons - Learn Piano Notes on the Keyboard and Music Staff, and Basic Chords and Scales.

This absolute beginner's course will teach you how to play piano and keyboard. This is the perfect first course and introduction to piano music. You will learn to play the piano from scratch. 

Would you like to play beautiful, entertaining piano music and impress your friends and family? Are you ready to be treated like a celebrity by everyone who hears you play? Or maybe you want to take things further and become a professional player, thrilling audiences all over. If so, you need to enroll in this course

This piano course is for the complete beginner who wants to thoroughly understand the notes of the piano keyboard and music staff, as well as basic scales and chords. It takes you from the very beginning. If you are new to the instrument, this is the perfect course for you

Many piano courses are too advanced for beginners. They delve into advanced concepts that leave you confused. This course corrects that mistake. It lays the foundation you need and keeps everything simple and easy. 

By the time you are through with the various lessons, you will have understood the notes of the piano keyboard and music staff. You will know how to read notes. You will know basic scales and chords. You will have an excellent foundation in piano music and will be well on your way. 

If you're an absolute beginner in search of an amazing introductory piano course that teaches you how to play the piano quickly and easily, you absolutely need this one. 

Here's a preview of what you will learn:

  • The Notes of the White Keys
  • 2 + 3 Black Keys Pattern
  • The Notes of the Black Keys
  • Sharps and Flats
  • Half Steps and Whole Steps
  • Piano Keyboard Layouts/Diagrams
  • Middle C on Piano Keyboard
  • How to Read Notes
  • The Music Staff, Treble Clef and Bass Clef
  • Ledger Lines
  • Notes on the Keyboard and Staff
  • Accidentals (Sharps and Flats) on the Music Staff
  • How to Play Scales on Piano
  • How to Play Basic Piano Chords
  • A Lot More
Who this course is for:
  • This course is for absolute beginners. It's for students who are new to the piano and keyboard.
  • This course is for new piano students in search of a solid foundation and introduction to the piano and keyboard.
  • If you can easily label any piano or keyboard, no matter how many keys it has, and know how to read notes, this course is NOT for you.
  • This course is NOT for intermediate students or those who can already play.
Curriculum
10 sections • 24 lectures • 1h 3m total length
  • Course Introduction
  • The White Keys, 2 + 3 Black Keys Pattern
  • Piano Keyboard Layout
  • Sharps (The Black Keys, Sharps and Flats)
  • Flats (The Black Keys, Sharps and Flats)
  • Enharmonic Equivalents
  • Half Steps (Semitones)
  • Whole Steps (Tones/Whole Tones)
  • Piano Keyboard Layouts
  • Middle C on Piano Keyboard
  • How to Read Notes: The Staff and Treble Clef
  • How to Read Notes: The Bass Clef
  • Ledger Lines (Leger Lines), Middle C and Notes on the Keyboard and Staff
  • Accidentals (Sharps and Flats) on the Music Staff
  • Piano Finger Numbers and the C Major Scale
  • The Major Scale Formula
  • How to Form and Play the F Major Scale
  • How to Form and Play the G Major Scale
  • Major Scales in Every Key
  • How to Play Major Chords - C, F and G Major
  • How to Play Minor Chords and Other Major Chords
  • Major Chords in all Keys
  • Minor Chords in all Keys
  • Conclusion and Summary of Beginner's Piano Course
  • Bonus Lecture: My Other Piano and Music Theory Courses

Instructor
Musician, Pianist, Music Artist, Author
Mantius Cazaubon
  • 4.5 Instructor Rating
  • 4,107 Reviews
  • 73,276 Students
  • 5 Courses

Mantius Cazaubon is an extremely talented and hardworking musician. He has been playing piano and keyboards for over 20 years and is the author of 14 piano lessons and music theory books, including several Amazon bestsellers. A leading songwriter, composer and music artiste, he has recorded numerous hit songs, won multiple Caribbean music awards and consistently topped music charts. 

Mantius has an enormous passion for teaching and adding value to others. This has led him to create several niche websites over the years, such as piano lessons website, Piano-Keyboard-Guide, where he imparts his musical knowledge and serves thousands daily.

On his new journey as a Udemy lecturer, he continues to over-deliver, and takes his passion to new heights, staying true to his mission of helping, sharing and inspiring others.