So far you’ve learned the basics of piano: note names, the numbers system, how to play the C major scale, how to find any scale and important techniques to master.
Before moving on, make sure you can do the following. You’ll get to the fun stuff later on in this master class as we will build on this foundation.
Can you do the following?
- Name all the notes on a keyboard quickly.
- Play the C major scale in all ocatives with correct fingering.
- Name the intervals within C major scale.
- Slowly find any major scale in any key.
- Be aware of your dynamics and basic piano technique.
In the next section you’ll learn how to approach chords.