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The Piano Movie

The Piano: Oscar-winning movie about a mute woman Ada (played by Holly Hunter) and her prized piano! Things You Probably Didn’t Know About THE PIANO The film revolves around a mute woman Ada, who is sent to New Zealand by her father for an arranged marriage to a wealthy landowner. Soon she falls in love […]

The Jazz Theory Book

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Jazz is one of the most exciting styles to play for any piano player, because of the opportunity it offers for improvisation. So if you’re keen to learn to play jazz piano, here’s a useful book that will teach you all the techniques you need to know. Endorsed by the likes of Jamey Aebersold, James […]

Types of Music: Styles & Genres

Music is an art form that uses sound as medium in time and space. The basic elements of music, rhythm, dynamics and sound properties are color and intensity. Music through history had tried to define a number of theorists, philosophers, composers and musicians themselves. The very word music derives from the Greek word mousike, which […]

How to Read Piano Tabs

How to read Piano Tabs? You will get all the information you need on how to read & play piano tabs. Well, it is not really necessary to know about "piano tabs" if you can read & write music in the traditional sheet music style. Even if you can read music, the other person with […]

Faber Piano Adventures Method Books

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Piano Adventures Method – What Does It Cover? Piano Adventures method by Nancy and Randall Faber! Another teaching method reviewed here! If you look at the qualifications of the authors, one would imagine that the faber piano methods would be one of the most outstanding method books available for piano. Nancy Faber (one of the […]

Understanding Piano Extended Chords

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Piano Extended Chords – As mentioned in the earlier lesson, a basic chord consists of only three notes. But then those are not the only chords that you can play! There are so many different chords that can be played using more than three notes. These chords are actually variations made to the basic chords […]

The Piano Lesson Movie Review

The Piano Lesson is about a black family and their piano, which is adorned with the faces of their slave ancestors. One of the family members is determined to sell this ancient piano in which he claims half-ownership. Every family has a history. Some families run from their past, hiding it in order to get […]

Christmas Piano

Christmas piano fun for your whole family! Get creative ideas this festive season! Looking for some creative ideas this festive season?… Want to involve your whole family in the fun?… You should be excited, since it is everybody’s favorite time of the year. Here are some of the ways you can use music to celebrate […]

Alfreds Adult Piano Lessons

Alfred’s Adult Piano lessons Adults normally prefer to go at a much faster pace when they start out to learn the piano and that is the reason why the contents of adult piano courses differ from the beginning courses meant for children. Here we will have a look at Review Alfred’s Adult All-In-One Course, which […]

Bastien Piano Method Books

Bastien piano method books – Another repository of piano books out there for you to choose from! Find out if its the right method for you. The Bastien repository of books has one of the most popular beginning piano books and also has great books for the intermediate level. You should be able to find […]

Rolling Stone Magazine Sheet Music Classics, Volume 1: 39 Selections from the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Easy Piano)

Here comes another popular book that includes 39 of the best songs, from Rolling Stone magazines “500 Greatest Songs of All Time”, arranged for the piano. These are easy piano arrangements, arranged by Dan Coates. You’ll find the fingering, lyrics of the songs, and chord symbols for every song. Well, that’s all you need to […]

Piano Chords – The Basis of Harmonizing

Piano Chords are nothing but a combination of notes played together. Here you will learn more about the advantages of playing chords, and the different types of chords… Piano Chords are nothing but a combination of notes played together. Knowing to play chords is the first step if you want to harmonize any piece of […]

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