If you’ve been a regular reader for a while you know I’m a strong advocate of learning your keys on the piano, even if you don’t necessarily want to learn to play. You also know that I believe learning to play will absolutely transform your singing if you’re a vocalist., lol! However, I confess I haven’t spent a lot of time covering this area of ministry, and even though I did do a brief introduction of the keys, this video I found on Youtube does a great job of really making it simple and easy to understand. He makes it easy to understand by showing how to use the black keys as reference points. Check it out and go follow his channel if you’re so inclined. Tell him you heard about him at The Music Ministry Coach.com!
Learn piano basics – the layout and the name of white piano keys at www.ZebraKeys.com In this lesson, you will learn seven white keys (C, D, E, F, G, A and B). Learn how to recognize the patterns of these piano keys: groups of three white keys (C, D,…
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