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Play The Piano By Ear - Learn By Doing Master Course

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Overview

Hi there! This course is designed to teach anyone how to play the piano by ear as quickly and efficiently as possible.

The lessons are there to guide you through discovering the simplicity and the recurring patterns of songs, and learning to replicate and adjust them to according to your preference.

Based on the "learn by doing" concept, I will use an example song for you to start out with. After finishing the song, you will be good to go on your own!

After some practise you should be able to play any song stuck in your head almost immediately without thinking about it.

Syllabus

  • 1.1 Introduction
  • 1.2 Keys & Chords
  • 1.3 Accompaniment (Left Hand)
  • 1.4 Melody (Right Hand)
  • 1.5 Choosing a Song and Listening to It
  • 2.1 Verse Chorus Bridge Pattern
  • 2.2 Figuring Out the Key/Chords of a Song
  • 2.3 Figuring Out The Melody of a Song (Updated)
  • 2.4 Relisten to the Song After Completing Above Lessons
  • 3.1 Accompaniment Exercises (Left Hand)
  • 3.2 Melody Exercises (Right Hand)
  • 3.3 Joining the Hands Part 1
  • 3.4 Joining the Hands Part 2 (Timing)
  • 4.1 Left Hand Pattern: Arpeggios
  • 4.2 Notes Which Always Sound Good
  • 4.3 Filler Chords (X over Y Chords)
  • 4.4 Left Hand Example Patterns
  • 5.1 Advanced Accompaniment (Right Hand)
  • 5.2 7th Chords
  • 6.1 Varying Loudness
  • 6.2 Varying Speed
  • 6.3 Adding Little Flourishes
  • 6.4 Key Stroke & Sustain Pedal
  • 6.5 Changing Things & Final Tips
  • 7.1 NEW! Quick Recap
  • 7.2 NEW! In Depth Look at RIght Hand Accompaniment
  • 8.1 NEW! Quick Song Tutorial (Yue Ding by Guang Liang)

Taught by

Kaiwen F.

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