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How to Learn Piano Chords

So, you want to learn piano chords. Like most people these days, you decided to start the process with a good ol’ Google search. And that makes sense, because there is a smorgasbord of piano information and resources out there on the internet. All you have to do is type in “chords” or “piano chords”… Read More

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Guide to Playing the Piano for Beginners

If you are looking for a simple and straightforward guide to piano for beginners, congratulations – you have come to the right place. And I’m glad you’re here! Because the more I share my approach to piano, the more I get to see normal people like you and me enjoying it. I’m all about helping… Read More

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Best Easy Piano Songs for Beginners

If you want to find easy piano songs that are relatively simple to play, you need to look somewhere other than classical tunes. But not to worry – there are plenty of other options out there. Let’s dive into the process of finding, learning, and enjoying easy piano songs. Simple Chords, How Many Songs? Here’s… Read More

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Introduction to How to Read Sheet Music (For Piano)

I’m often asked how to read sheet music, but if you’ve spent some time on my website or YouTube channel, you might have been surprised to see the title of this post. I’m pretty openly in favor of a simpler, chord-based approach to read piano. The main appeal of my resources isn’t how to read… Read More

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How to Label Keys

How To Label Keys On A Piano or Keyboard

Picture this: you decide that you’re finally ready to really learn piano. You buy a keyboard or piano, but you’re a beginner. So you’re probably wondering, what’s your next step? Learn the keys of course! But looking at a bunch of similar-looking keys can be overwhelming.   If you’re like many people, you may soon… Read More

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Which Approach To Learning Piano Is Right For You

The piano is a beautiful instrument, but how many people do you know who actually play well? You or someone you know likely has some stories about slogging through years of boring lessons. In fact, you probably know plenty of people who “learned” piano at some point in their lives, but have very little to… Read More

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Learn How To Play Piano By Ear

When you’re new to piano (or returning to it after childhood lessons years ago), you’re going to spend some time thinking about the best approach for you. Should you call up your local piano teacher and schedule a trial lesson? What about signing up for an online learning program? Should you try to figure everything… Read More

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Learn Chord-Based Playing Piano

So you want to learn to play piano. Great! There are literally millions of people across the world who share your interest in this awesome instrument. There are a few different approaches to how to play piano, so getting started might feel a little intimidating. But there is a simple, relatively fast way to learn… Read More

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Traditional Approach to Piano for Beginners

What comes to mind when you think about learning to play piano? Chances are, there are a few images you think of right away. An acoustic piano. Pages of sheet music. A teacher – maybe a nice one, maybe not so nice – standing over you as you hesitantly plunk out some notes on the… Read More

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