You Can Teach Yourself Piano by Ear (Book + Online Audio/Video)
Developed by Robin Jarman to enable anyone to accompany songs on the piano without music, change key when a song is pitched too low or too high, and provide accompaniment when only the melody and chord symbols are given. It is ideal for teachers, students, parents, and members of the community who would like to accompany sing-alongs. The book does assume that the student can sing in tune, can read simple rhythm and notation, is familiar with the treble and bass clefs and the piano keyboard, and has a sense ...more
Product Number:
94270M
Format:
Book + Online Audio/Video
Skill Level:
Beginning
Pages:
56
Binding:
Squareback Saddle Stitched
Size:
8.75 x 11.75
ISBN:
0-7866-9286-3
ISBN13:
978-07866-9286-6
Series:
You Can Teach Yourself
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
2/7/2017
Developed by Robin Jarman to enable anyone to accompany songs on the piano without music, change key when a song is pitched too low or too high, and provide accompaniment when only the melody and chord symbols are given. It is ideal for teachers, students, parents, and members of the community who would like to accompany sing-alongs. The book does assume that the student can sing in tune, can read simple rhythm and notation, is familiar with the treble and bass clefs and the piano keyboard, and has a sense of humor and a desire to learn. Includes access to online audio and video recordings that walk you through the exercises, providing additional instruction and help.

The Concept of Key and Scale

1-Chord Songs

Chord Inversions

2-Chord Songs

3-Chord Songs

Alternating Bass

4-Chord Songs(i7 Chord)

4-Chord Songs(ii7 Chord)

The Minor Chord

Augmented and Diminished Chords

Chording the Major Scale

Splitting the Right Hand

Chording the Minor Scale

Modulation

Bass Runs

Playing the Melody, Bass, and Chords Using a Fake Sheet

Playing a Melody by Ear

Appendix  The Construction of Major Scales and Key Signature

              The Key Signature

              The Structure of the Minor Scale

              Chords Built on the Scale of C

             Rhythms

              Songs to Play and Sing by Ear

Bibliography

 

 
Series: You Can Teach Yourself
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Deluxe Encyclopedia of Piano Chords

Author : by Bob Kroepel
Format : Book