DecPlay is the World's Fastest Way to Learn Piano, designed for people who want to experience the joy of playing popular music, without wanting to spend time learning traditional notation.
The DecPlay range of piano methods are designed for popular music (although it includes some classical music eg Beethoven), and provide the fastest way to enjoy the pleasure of playing piano, using a simple 'numbers and colours' system.
DecPlay simplifies complex combinations of notes into numerical patterns; through the use of our revolutionary song sheets, you will be able to understand which keys to play within 10 minutes. By combining such song sheets with video tutorials, learners will be able to play their first song within one hour - both chords and melody and then as you become more familiar with playing, be able to play the song smoothly by the end of the first day. If you practice a few minutes each day, you should be confident enough to play for your family and friends within 1 week!
The FastPlay course guides you through the 5 skills required to play your first song on the piano.
You should take this course if you want a fun, fast and simple way to experience the joy of playing piano. You then have choices to learn more songs from famous artists, or improve your playing style with advanced techniques from the DecPlay range of tuition methods.
If you wish to learn to read traditional notation, you can directly convert from the DecPlay notation method to traditional notation.
Take this Revolutionary Piano Tutorial course right now and learn your first song on piano in 1 hour.
Secrets revealed - explanation of how the World's Fastest Piano Tuition Method Works.
The introduction outlines the structure of the course and the skills that you will learn. PDF downloads are available for the Tuition Guide (which replicates the information shown in the videos) and the Chord Sheet that show you the standard chords.
Answer the questions below to see how well you have understood Skill 1 - how to find your way around the keyboard.
This lecture shows you how to play 'chords' which are several notes played at the same time, with your left hand. The same PDF Chord Sheet which is downloadable from the Introduction Lecture, can be downloaded here also.
This lecture explains how to put together the skills you have learnt, in order to play your first song. You can learn Amazing Grace from the song sheet downloaded in Lecture 11 (Skill 4), or download the song sheets for Silent Night or Star Spangled Banner in this lecture, under 'Supplementary Material' section on the right of the screen. Tablet users who can not see the link should email email@example.com to be sent the songsheet as a PDF.
Top Tips video with key tips to help you learn piano really fast. Includes:-
PRACTICE - most effective ways / forming new habits / different learning types
NUMBERS ON KEYS
EACH HAND SEPARATELY
SMALL PATTERNS - REPEAT / song line
LOOK FOR PATTERNS IN NOTES
WHICH FINGER TO USE
REPEATING VERSES & CHORUSES
TRANSPOSING - playing along with original recordings
Watch this video to learn 4 Advanced skills, to make your songs sounds even better.
Skill 6 - Advanced Chord Rhythms (extra repetition of chords)
Skill 7 – Broken Chords (notes from a chord played individually)
Skill 8 - Advanced Tunes (including unusual notes)
Skill 9 - Advanced Chords (including unusual notes)
You can also download the 'Advanced Chords' sheet, which shows you variations on standard chords to enable you to play a wider range of songs.
Well done on finishing the FastPlay course! Email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know how you have got on and send us links to videos of you playing piano.
To learn more songs from famous artists - go to www.fastplaypiano.co.uk/register
Like to know how much you have learned? - try the quick quiz below:-
This Chord sheet shows you pictures of where to play the standard chords and also the key note numbers, on the keyboard.
The Advanced Chord Sheet download shows you how to play advanced chords on the keyboard.
Download the Amazing Grace Song Sheet to learn how to play the song.
Download the Silent Night song sheet to learn how to play the song.
Download the Star Spangled Banner song sheet to learn how to play the song.
Declan has developed the unique FastPlay numbers and patterns rapid results piano method using over 30 years of experience playing piano, both classically, in pop bands and playing by 'ear' at parties and has been featured on a wide range of media including TV, radio and the press. Achieving outstanding success with children and adults learning to play a song with both hands within 1 hour and ability to play a song at a party within 1 week.