THE EASYWAY TO PLAY PIANO By Joe Procopio: A Beginner's Best Piano Primer

THE EASYWAY TO PLAY PIANO By Joe Procopio: A Beginner's Best Piano Primer

by Joseph Gregory Procopio

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Overview

THE EASYWAY TO PLAY PIANO By Joe Procopio A Beginner's Best Piano Primer If you ever wanted to play the piano, this book is for you. Whether young or old, THE EAYWAY TO PLAY PIANO will make playing piano as easy as can be. Joe Procopio has been making mini and master musicians for over 50 years and many of his methods are included in this beginner's book for piano. This half century of experience has made this method book truly special. THE EASYWAY TO PLAY PIANO is also unique because it's simple, direct, no-nonsense, no frills approach has proven to be successful not only for individuals of all ages but also for beginning courses or group piano classes. There are 22 Lessons. Each lesson is written with clear, understandable language. In addition, the THE EASYWAY TO PLAY PIANO is filled with many illustrations making piano playing quick and easy. Often you simply match the finger to the note or the note to the finger. To be sure, THE EAYWAY TO PLAY PIANO is a certain guide to the pleasure of playing the piano. It is without question a beginner's best piano primer.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780982155899
Publisher: JoeCopio Music LLC
Publication date: 08/05/2015
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 57
File size: 5 MB

Table of Contents

THE EASYWAY TO PLAY PIANO TABLE OF CONTENTS LESSON 1 FINDING AND FINGERING NOTES ON THE PIANO ......................................................................... 12 LESSON 2 PLAYING NOTES AND KEEPING THE BEAT WHOLE NOTES AND WHOLE NOTE RESTS ........................... 18 LESSON 3 WHOLE NOTES AND WHOLE NOTE RESTS .......... 20 LESSON 4 HALF NOTES AND HALF NOTE RESTS ........................................................ 21 LESSON 5 QUARTER NOTES AND QUARTER NOTE RESTS .............................. 24 LESSON 6 YOUR FIRST SONG ................................................................. 27 LESSON 7 MARY HAD A LITTLE LAMB WITH THE MELODY IN THE LEFT HAND .................. 28 LESSON 8 COMMON VARIATIONS IN GROUPING QUARTER NOTES AND QUARTER RESTS ................................. 29 LESSON 9 CHANGING HAND POSITION ..................................................... 31 LESSON 10 8TH NOTES AND 8TH NOTE RESTS ...................................... 33 LESSON 11 PLAYING QUARTER NOTES AND 8TH NOTES ................................. 36 LESSON 12 MORE WITH 8TH NOTE RESTS ................................. 38 LESSON 13 PLAYING CHORDS ........................................ 39 LESSON 14 CHANGING CHORDS ................................................................................. 40 LESSON 15 TWINKLE TWINKLE LITTLE STAR .................................. 41 LESSON 16 SHARPS, FLATS AND NATURALS ..................42 LESSON 17 THE CHROMATIC SCALE .................................... 43 LESSON 18 SCALES, KEYS AND KEY SIGNATURES ........................................................... 44 LESSON 19 FAMILIAR SONGS IN DIFFERENT KEYS ............................................... 48 LESSON 20 DOTTED NOTES ...................................................................... 51 LESSON 21 THE DOTTED QUARTER NOTE ........................ 52 LESSON 22 FAMILIAR SONGS USING THE DOTTED QUARTER NOTE ...................................................... 54 ADDENDUM UNDERSTANDING ALL TIME SIGNATURES ....................... 56

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