Learn To Play The Piano

Learn To Play The Piano

  • 2008
  • 1 Season

In forty, half-hour YouTube sessions, people who have never played the piano can learn from the Furmanczyk Academy of Music. Using a combination of counting patterns, easy association, and strong visual aides, the lessons are a layman's ideal music course. This series highlights the keys to making piano playing simpler than most people anticipate.

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How to Play Piano: Boogie Woogie Techniques
2. How to Play Piano: Boogie Woogie Techniques
May 9, 2008
In this tutorial, piano legend Chuck Leavell recounts his experiences playing with many noteworthy artists, discusses his influences in the Boogie Woogie style of playing, and demonstrates variations on a Boogie Woogie pattern. Octaves are used to begin with a standard left hand pattern that repeats as chords are added in the right hand. For an additional challenge, Chuck suggests variations that add chords to the left hand and thirds to the right hand. Intermediate-level players will glean many useful improvisational concepts from this popular style.
How to Play Piano: Blues Techniques
1. How to Play Piano: Blues Techniques
May 9, 2008
In this tutorial, piano legend Chuck Leavell recounts his experiences performing with many noteworthy artists and demonstrates comping and improvising concepts for a 12 Bar Blues progression. Beginning players will learn a simple walking bass line for the left hand followed by chords in the right hand that are later embellished with the blues scale, octaves, trills, and repeating patterns. These techniques are perfect for challenging beginners or expanding the stylistic horizons of intermediate-level players.
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In forty, half-hour YouTube sessions, people who have never played the piano can learn from the Furmanczyk Academy of Music. Using a combination of counting patterns, easy association, and strong visual aides, the lessons are a layman's ideal music course. This series highlights the keys to making piano playing simpler than most people anticipate.Learn To Play The Piano is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (2 episodes). The series first aired on May 9, 2008.

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Learn To Play The Piano is available for streaming on the iVideosongs website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Learn To Play The Piano on demand at Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    May 9, 2008