- Lesson Books
- Gary Turner
- Peter Gelling
Teach yourself how to play keyboard with our easy keyboard lessons for beginners.
***Comes with online access to free keyboard videos and audio demonstrating all examples. See and hear how each one is played by a teacher, then play along with the backing band. Also includes music score and keyboard animation for easy music learning.***
"I have always dreamed that someday I will teach myself keyboard. This is the book that helped me achieve my dream!" - Anita Sloan
Progressive Beginner Keyboard contains all you need to know to start learning to be a great keyboard player - in one easy-to-follow, lesson-by-lesson keyboard tutorial. Suitable for all ages and all types of keyboards and pianos. No prior knowledge of how to read music or playing the keyboard is required to teach yourself to learn to play keyboard from this book.
• How to read music including keyboard notes and keyboard chords on both bass and treble staves
• Correct posture, hand positions and fingering techniques
• Basic music theory as it applies to keyboard playing, including key signatures, time signatures, sharps and flats, ties, rests and major scales
• Essential chord progressions that will enable you to play hundreds of songs
• Essential accompaniment techniques used by the world’s best keyboard players
• Keyboard tips and keyboard tricks that every player should know when learning keyboard
• Shortcuts for how to learn keyboard and learn to read music fast by getting the most from keyboard practice sessions
Contains everything you need to know to learn to play the keyboard today.
• Progressive step-by-step easy beginners keyboard lessons written by a professional keyboard teacher
• Easy-to-read keyboard music and keyboard chords for beginners
• Full color photos and diagrams
• Keyboard chord chart containing formulas and chord diagrams for all important Keyboard chords
• 40+ keyboard exercises and well know easy keyboard songs for beginners including instrumental pieces, melodies and many well known songs in a variety of styles including rock keyboard, pop keyboard, blues keyboard, country keyboard and folk keyboard.
Beginner keyboard lessons have never been this easy for anyone who wants to learn how to play the keyboard, fast.
LearnToPlayMusic.com's keyboard lessons for beginners are used by students and keyboard teachers worldwide to learn how to play keyboard. For over 30 years, our team of professional authors, composers and musicians have crafted keyboard lesson books that are a cut above the rest. We offer a huge selection of music instruction books that cover many different instruments and styles in print, eBook and app formats. Awarded the 'Quality Excellence Design' (QED) seal of approval for eBook innovation, LearnToPlayMusic.com continues to set the standard for quality music education resources.
Progressive Beginner Keyboard assumes you have no prior knowledge of music or playing the keyboard. This book will show you: How to play over 25 songs, across a range of two octaves. Major, Minor and Seventh chords. 12 Bar Blues and Turnaround progressions. This book also features a chord chart section with over 50 different chords. After completing the book you will have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of keyboard playing and be ready for further study on specific styles of playing, e.g., Rock, Blues, etc. All keyboard players should know all of the information contained in this book. The best and fastest way to learn is to use this book in conjunction with: Buying sheet music and song books of your favorite recording artists and learning to play their songs. Practicing and playing with other musicians. You will be surprised how good a basic keyboard/drums/bass/guitar combination can sound, even when playing easy music. Learning by listening to your favorite songs.