Piano / Keyboard

Basics & Quick Theory


Playing Single Notes

Check out YouCanPlayIt’s Channel on Youtube. Work your way up from ‘Very Easy’, to ‘Easy’, ‘Hard’ and ‘Advanced’.

Baroque

Classical Era

Romantic Era

 

Popular

 

Traditional


Playing Chords

A lot of the pop songs use the same four chords – C, G, Am, F – as is evident from Axis of Awesome’s performance below.

So, to begin with, just learn and practice these four chords – G, D, Em, C (similar to above).

And then play the songs:

 


Other Resources:

  • Pianu — A new way to learn piano online, interactively. You can use either your computer keyboard (fun but not recommended) or you can attach your MIDI keyboard.
  • http://howtoplaypiano.ca/
  • To fake-play Piano check out this video.
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