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It’s Time to Play! Come Inside and Let’s Learn Together!

So many times over the years I have heard; “I wish I could play” and “I wish I had stayed with piano lessons when I had the opportunity“. Well your opportunity is here and now. It’s time to play! Come inside and let’s learn together! This site has been designed for all of you who missed out or didn’t take advantage of learning the piano as a child. Your time has come. Anyone can do this no matter what your age. If you have the desire, you will be successful to whatever level you want to achieve. One finger, one hand….ten fingers, two hands….music is to be enjoyed at every level of simplicity or complexity.  You can do this! It’s never too late….. we’ll see you at the keyboard!…..So, it’s time to play! Come inside and let’s learn together!

Feel free to check out some of my lessons.  They are laid out in “chapters” for easy navigation.  And feel free to leave comments or even contact me through my “contact” page. I look forward to working with you.

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Chapter Three : Tones and Semi-tones

A whole tone is the distance from one key to the next when there is ONE KEY in between. A semitone is the distance between  keys with NO KEYS in between.

Therefore following the diagram below: from D to E is a whole tone, because D# is between.   F to F# is a semitone because there are no keys in between.   E...

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Chapter Two : Scales and Fingering

We will be covering two scale formulas, major scale and minor scale.
A scale can begin on any key white or black. We will start with learning the major scale beginning on C.
C major scale : C,D,E,F,G,A,B,C playing from C to C is called an octave. (referring to 8 as in octopus may help you remember??).
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Jersey Boys Musical

by Nicholas Erwin

Jersey Boys Musical on Broadway is one of the most popular musicals running, you don’t want to miss. When you think of the theater, the first thing which comes to mind is the ever popular form of theater, musicals. What was the last musical or play you saw? How did it make you feel? If...

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How To Keep Your Child Interested In Music Lessons

Many parents face the question of how to keep your child interested in music lessons.  Their child started out very interested in picking up music lessons for the piano, violin, cello or saxophone, however the child soon loses his or her interest. Imagine the surprise of the parent and the heartbreak of...

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Music Facts:

 

 

Listening to music while working out

measurably improves physical performance.

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Start A New Instrument With Personal Lessons

One thing that separates aspiring musicians of a few decades ago from their contemporary counterparts is the value of the internet; there are invaluable resources there that would have benefited the players of yesteryear. However, especially when beginning to seriously undertake an instrument, there is...

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Music Facts

           You don’t like the original version of a song
            because it’s better.

                   You like it because it’s the one you heard first.

 
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  • Warner Music collected over US$2 million in royalties in 2008 for public usage...
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Licensing Music For Film

by  Skley

Music licensing for film is a process which gives talented musicians an opportunity to get their creations placed into upcoming movies. With the help of the process of music licensing for film, producers get a chance to search for some unique and original musical pieces and place them within their...

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Music in Classrooms

Music in classrooms is an essential part of encouraging and developing musical talent in children.  Teaching children music in classrooms or at home makes no difference to the responsibility of parents in mentoring him and supporting him by all possible means. Music in classrooms plays a valuable roll in the...

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The Power Of Playing A Musical Instrument

Never underestimate the power of playing a musical instrument. Worthwhile as a hobby or a career, the power of playing a musical instrument contributes to a well-rounded life. Studies have proven that children who are exposed to music programs in elementary school have better self-discipline and patience...

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