How to play Piano - Go from a Beginner/Intermediate to a Pro
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How to play Piano - Go from a Beginner/Intermediate to a Pro

40+ hours Complete Piano & Music Course with over 25,000 Students. Learn how to play the Piano, Chords, Scales & More
4.4 (812 ratings)
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Last updated 6/2020
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This course includes
  • 38 hours on-demand video
  • 77 articles
  • 27 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • You will have all the Knowledge that is required to be able to PLAY MILLIONS OF SONGS & ANY STYLE OF MUSIC on the Piano/Keyboard
  • You will have access to a Pianist (i.e. the Instructor of this course) that will always be willing to answer your questions and to also help you in other ways
  • This course will take you from a BEGINNER to an ADVANCED Level on the Piano
  • You will know how to use Major Chords, Minor Chords, Diminished Chords, Augmented Chords, Suspended Chords, Dominant 7th Chords, Secondary Dominant Chords and you will learn about other Chords too
  • You will be able to play Songs by using Chords
  • How to add flavour to your Chord Progressions through the use of Passing Chords
  • You will learn how to add colour to your Chord Progressions
  • You will be able to play anything in all 12 keys comfortably
  • Students can request for additional One-on-One FREE Live Video Lessons
  • You will know all the Major, Minor, Pentatonic, Blues, and other types of Scales
  • You will be able to play Songs by ear
  • You will be able to find out the Key of any Song
  • You will learn about Modes
  • You will learn about how Modes can be classified into Major and Minor Modes
  • You will understand the "Hows" and "Whys" of the Concepts about playing the Piano and about Music Theory
  • You will be able to Transpose any song from any Key to another Key
  • You will know how to Modulate between Keys
  • You will learn about using modes to improvise
  • You will Know many types of Chords and also use them to play songs
  • You will know how to build many types of Scales and also use them
  • You will learn about Chord Progressions
  • You will learn about how to use grace notes to spice up whatever you're playing on the piano
  • This course will help you by giving you all the knowledge that you need in order to be able to play any song that you want to
  • You will learn about Music Theory too
  • You will learn how to use music to create different atmospheres
  • You will learn about Arpeggios
  • You will learn about other things too
Requirements
  • You only need a Piano or a Keyboard
Description

This is a Comprehensive and Complete Piano & Music Course. With hundreds of positive ratings and more than 25 thousand students and the huge amount of valuable course content, you definitely will not regret enrolling in this course. There is a Q and A forum where you can ask questions and you can also send a direct message to the instructor and ask him questions.

Join over 25,000 students who have enrolled in this course and over 40,000 students who have enrolled in all my 10 Music Courses.

WITH MORE THAN 40 HOURS OF CONTENT AND 300+ Lessons , this course is a COMPLETE & COMPREHENSIVE PIANO COURSE that includes video content, PDF sheets and other lectures. This Piano & Music Course will help you to be able to play any style of music. This Piano Course is a thorough and structured course that has been designed to take you from a Beginner Level to an Advanced Level on the Piano and musically. By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge required in order to be able to play the Piano/Keyboard. This Course is for anyone that wants to learn how to play the Piano/Keyboard and it is also for the people that play the Piano/Keyboard and want to learn more about it. This course consists of "Beginner", "Intermediate" and "Advanced" Materials. This course also complements my other course that is called "Intermediate to Advanced Piano Course; Become a Top Pianist".

This course is part of my 10-Part Series Music Courses which includes the following courses:

  1. "How to play Piano - Go from a Beginner/Intermediate to a Pro" Course

  2. "Intermediate to Advanced Piano Course; Become a Top Pianist" Course

  3. "How to create unique/colourful Piano Chord Progressions" Course

  4. "How to compose Beautiful & Catchy Melodies on the Piano" Course

  5. "How to use Slash Chords to create unique sounds & Basslines" Course

  6. "Learn to Read & Write Music to play Piano & more instruments" Course

  7. "Train your ears to recognise Scale Degrees & a Song's Key" Course

  8. "How to use Altered Chords in your Chord Progressions' Course

  9. "How to Recognise Chords by ear;Develop a Skilled Musical ear" Course

  10. "How to use Borrowed Chords in your Chord Progressions" Course

Below are the different sections that this Course consists of:

  • Introduction

  • Getting Started

  • The Development of Independence between the Right Hand and the Left Hand

  • Brief Overview of what is to Come in the Course

  • Musical Intervals

  • Scales/Major Scales

  • Practical Exercises that you can do to master all the 12 Major Scales

  • Minor Scales/Natural Minor Scales

  • Harmonic Minor Scales

  • Melodic Minor Scales

  • Scale Degrees

  • More about Musical Intervals

  • Chords (Triad Chords)

  • Major Scale Triad Chords

  • Natural Minor Scale Triad Chords

  • Melodic Minor Scale Triad Chords

  • Harmonic Minor Scale Triad Chords

  • The Triad Chord Patterns in each Major Scale & in each type of Minor Scale

  • 7th Chords, 6th Chords & Suspended Chords

  • The Seventh Chord Patterns in each Major Scale & in each type of Minor Scale

  • Scale Degrees for Chords (Number System for Chords within a Scale)

  • Pentatonic, Chromatic & Blues Scales 

  • Chord Inversions & Arpeggios

  • Sharps & Flats Explained Further

  • Circle of Fifths

  • How to Play Songs by ear and How to use different types of Chords in each Key

  • The Primary and Secondary Chords in all Major and Minor Scales

  • Transposition 

  • Developing the ability to be able to play comfortably in all 12 Keys

  • Different Chord Progressions in all the 12 Keys

  • Rhythms & Improvisation

  • Passing Chords | Using Diminished & Augmented Triad Chords as Passing Chords

  • How to use Diminished 7th Chords and the uniqueness of Diminished 7th Chords

  • How to use an Augmented Triad and the uniqueness of an Augmented Triad Chord

  • Using 7th Chords in Chord Progressions

  • How to use Secondary Dominant Chords to add Flavour to your Chord Progressions

  • How to use Suspended & Diatonic Chords to add Colour to your Chord Progressions

  • Modulation

  • Cadences

  • How to use Suspended Chords and Diminished Chords

  • Improvisation (filling the empty Spaces in Songs with Piano runs, Licks & Riffs)

  • Using non-diatonic Chords to add colour to your Chord Progressions

  • Slash Chords

  • The Sustain Pedal

  • How to use Music to create different Atmospheres

  • How to find the key of a song

  • Extended Chords (9th, 11th and 13th Chords)

  • Chord Voicings and How to use 9th, 11th and 13th Chords

  • Altered Chords

  • Modes

  • The Classification of Modes into Major and Minor Modes

  • Improvising with Modes

  • Other types of Scales

  • Conclusion

  • Musical Documents to make references to whenever you need to

In this course, you will learn about how many scales and chords are built. You will learn how to be to play any song you want to play. Furthermore, you will also learn about how to figure out the chords of a song and how to play a song by using chords. Moreover, you will also learn about other topics.





Who this course is for:
  • This Course covers "Beginner", "Intermediate" and "Advanced" Topics. Hence this course is for everyone that wants to start learning or that wants to learn more about the Piano/Keyboard
  • Anyone that has never played the Piano/Keyboard before
  • Anyone that wants to master the piano
  • Anyone who hasn't played for a long time & wants to pick up the Piano/Keyboard again
Course content
Expand all 333 lectures 40:12:29
+ Getting Started
5 lectures 49:46
Piano Fingerings & Hand Movement on the Piano/Keyboard
06:02
How to ask for help from your Instructor
03:03
+ The Development of Independence between the Right Hand and the Left Hand
4 lectures 18:53
Part 1 of Developing Independence between both hands (includes learning a song)
06:56
Simple Music Notation for Lecture 8
00:23
Part 2 of Developing Independence between both hands (includes learning a song)
11:11
Simple Music Notation for Lecture 10
00:23
+ Brief Overview of what is to Come in the Course
1 lecture 05:55
Brief Overview of what is to come in the Course
05:55
+ Scales/Major Scales
15 lectures 52:27
Scales/How to build a major scale
09:05
C Major Scale
03:16
C# (Sharp) Major Scale
03:35
D Major Scale
02:56
E flat Major Scale
01:18
E Major Scale
01:37
F Major Scale
03:19
F# (Sharp) Major Scale
01:20
G Major Scale
01:22
A Flat Major Scale
03:24
A Major Scale
02:50
B Flat Major Scale
01:13
B Major Scale
03:54
Review of Major Scales
07:48
Tonic sol-fa
05:30
+ Practical Exercises that you can do to master all the 12 Major Scales
2 lectures 56:43
How to practise all the 12 Major Scales with your Right Hand
29:04
How to practise all the 12 Major Scales with your Left Hand
27:39
+ Minor Scales/Natural Minor Scales
15 lectures 01:25:22
Introduction to Minor Scales & Natural Minor Scales
14:08
C Natural Minor Scale
05:48
C# (Sharp) Natural Minor Scale
04:56
D Natural Minor Scale
04:41
E Flat Natural Minor Scale
04:43
E Natural Minor Scale
05:25
F Natural Minor Scale
05:10
F# (Sharp) Natural Minor Scale
04:47
G Natural Minor Scale
04:52
A Flat Natural Minor Scale
04:48
A Natural Minor Scale
04:46
B Flat Natural Minor Scale
05:18
B Natural Minor Scale
05:27
Fingerings for all the 12 Natural Minor Scales
00:41
The Natural Minor Scale's Tonic sol-fa
09:52
+ Harmonic Minor Scales
13 lectures 01:15:43
Introduction to Harmonic Minor Scales
03:01
C Harmonic Minor Scale
05:54
C# (Sharp) Harmonic Minor Scale
05:17
D Harmonic Minor Scale
05:31
E Flat Harmonic Minor Scale
05:57
E Harmonic Minor Scale
06:47
F Harmonic Minor Scale
06:45
F# (Sharp) Harmonic Minor Scale
06:37
G Harmonic Minor Scale
05:33
A Flat Harmonic Minor Scale
06:19
A Harmonic Minor Scale
06:01
B Flat Harmonic Minor Scale
05:47
B Harmonic Minor Scale
06:14
+ Melodic Minor Scales
14 lectures 01:49:01
Introduction to Melodic Minor Scales
11:19
C Melodic Minor Scale
06:34
C# (Sharp) Melodic Minor Scale
07:26
D Melodic Minor Scale
06:58
E Flat Melodic Minor Scale
08:01
E Melodic Minor Scale
07:08
F Melodic Minor Scale
07:59
F# (Sharp) Melodic Minor Scale
07:12
G Melodic Minor Scale
06:43
A Flat Melodic Minor Scale
07:00
A Melodic Minor Scale
06:42
B Flat Melodic Minor Scale
07:21
B Melodic Minor Scale
06:43
Ascending and Descending Melodic Minor Scales explained
11:55