Piano lessons. What a great idea! You want to learn how to play the piano and I must say you have made a great choice. Learning, practicing, and playing the piano will all add wonderful new dimensions to your life.
This site offers free help for all piano players from stark beginners, to frustrated-“been taking piano for years, but still can’t play much…”- piano students, to more advanced students looking for resources, to teachers who need ideas.
The ultimate secret to piano? Practice. The piano player’s true joy is in practicing. Learn to enjoy your practice and you will go far. At this site, you will learn how to practice the piano efficiently and effectively, making progress each time you sit down to work.
Piano technique, piano chords and scales, music reading, learning and memorizing piano pieces, ideas for playing by ear, and for improvising…these are all part of the developing piano player’s daily progression towards confidence and freedom at the piano.
Whether you like classical piano, jazz piano, blues piano, ragtime piano, new age piano, or boogie-woogie piano, the foundation of piano skills remains the same. Start basic and work your way along, but always remember to enjoy the journey. I’m hopeful that with this site, you will find the tools you need to make the journey easier.
Learn how to play the piano using step-by-step free tutorials. The lessons are fun, informative, easy-to-follow, and
Piano scales made understandable and playable. Notes and fingerings, as well as help in practicing and progression of learning.
Learn piano chords using staff notation, tablature, fingering, and keyboard images.
Piano notes illustrated on the keyboard, and on the staff. Learn to recognize the piano notes.
Learn the basics of reading music on the piano. Notes, clefs, rhythm and tips on methods and how to practice.
Learn how to play the piano by following this plan. An overview of a piano player’s development.
Learn how to practice piano for technique, reading music, and memorizing music. Develop an effective routine.
A list and review of piano music books which are highly successful for teaching and learning piano.
A foundational plan for teaching piano.
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All the music for this website can be found here.