Category Archives: Piano Keyboard

How to Make Practicing Piano Scales More Fun and Efficient

Practicing Piano Scales

Hi One Minute Music Lesson fans, Piano Scales… Every music student knows that they are important to know, important to play and definitely important to practice. But… Practicing your piano scales can be boring, especially if you don’t have the … Continue reading

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Piano Marvel Review: Interactive Piano Educational Software

PianoMarvel Review

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Sight reading agility

eMusic Theory Piano Keys

Do you test your sight reading agility? Today I wanted to post a tool that is useful for practicing your sight reading¬†agility. This Piano Keys trainer from allows you to adjust the difficulty level from beginners to advanced.¬†This tool … Continue reading

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How to Read Music – Lesson 4 – Piano Keyboard

The piano keyboard consists of 88 keys. 52 are white, called the naturals, and 36 are black, called the enharmonics, or flats and sharps. The keyboard is arranged in a pattern of 12 notes, with 2 incomplete patterns on each … Continue reading

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