Learn Pop Piano

Course Details

This course aims to teach a complete beginner in music, to play pop songs on the piano by reading a fake sheet. You will be able to interpret simple melody lines on the score, and basic chord symbols which will allow you to improvise simple harmonies.

We are publishing new lessons to this course regularly, so check back often!

Course Instructor: Alwyn Leow

  • Piano

  • Beginner

  • 20 Lessons

  • 5+ Hours of Video

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:

  • Navigating the keyboard
  • Reading a fake sheet
  • Finger technique
  • Playing simple melodies
  • Reading basic chords
  • Play triads and broken chords

WHO IT’S FOR:

Complete or early beginners with a desire to play modern era music on the piano.

Course Content

Module 1:

Getting To Know The Basics

Lessons:

  • Lesson 1 – Your keyboard and posture
  • Lesson 2 – Reading notes
  • Lesson 3 – Time
  • Lesson 4 – Rhythmic exercises
  • Lesson 5 – Key signatures and accidentals

Module 4:

Playing with Harmony

Lessons:

  • Lesson 1 –  Introduction to Broken Chords
  • Lesson 2 – 1-5-8, 1-5-10
  • Lesson 3 – Coordination Exercises
  • Lesson 4 – Songs with broken chords
  • Lesson 5 – Create your own broken chords

Module 2:

Your First Tune

Lessons:

  • Lesson 1 – Simple melodies
  • Lesson 2 – Fingering part 1
  • Lesson 3 – Fingering part 2
  • Lesson 4 – Key and scales
  • Lesson 5 – Melody playing

Module 3:

Chords

Lessons:

  • Lesson 1 – Introduction to Harmony
  • Lesson 2 – Playing the bass
  • Lesson 3 – Forming triads
  • Lesson 4 – Playing triads
  • Lesson 5 – Block chord accompaniment

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