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Smooth Chord Transitions

There’s a mistake I see new students making all the time. They go through the process of learning the 12 repeating notes on their keyboards, and they begin to get familiar with chord formulas. But then when they have to put that knowledge together, they start having trouble with chord transitions. Moving between the chords… Read More


How Long Does It Take To Learn Piano Online?

Time – we never have enough of it. No matter what’s going on in the world, your family, or your day-to-day routine, it’s likely that you’ve been putting some things off because you feel you don’t have enough time for them. In fact, that’s the number one issue I hear about from people who are… Read More


Is it Possible to Learn Piano Online?

Once upon a time, if you wanted to learn piano you had very few options. You could take a class, hire a tutor, or try to muddle through the process on your own. Those were your only choices… and then the internet was invented! (And eventually YouTube!) Amazing! Suddenly, you could find tutorials and blogs… Read More


What is the Best Way to Learn Piano Online?

You probably already know this: music makes life better. If you’ve ever been stuck in car with no stereo or tried to clean up your house in complete silence, you know what I mean. And not everyone is content to just listen to music. If you’re here, you’re probably thinking about how to play tunes… Read More


Do I Need 88 Keys to Learn Piano?

When you’re just getting started on the piano or keyboard, you have a lot of questions. Most of them are probably about how to actually learn to play. Another common question I hear is about the instrument itself. After all, not everyone has an acoustic piano or a baby grand sitting in their living room…. Read More


Is Piano Harder Than Guitar?

It’s a question I see again and again in my inbox: “Jacques, I want to learn piano or guitar, but I can’t decide. What should I do first? Is piano harder than guitar?” In 2019, people spent over $600,000,000 on pianos and stringed instruments including guitars in the U.S. alone (1). Clearly, a lot of… Read More

Learn Piano In 21 Minutes

Learn How to Play All of Me on Piano In 4 Minutes

The fact that you’ve clicked on this post means one of two things. You’re either trying to figure out how you can learn piano fast, OR you think it can’t be done. Well guess what, with my approach to piano playing, you really can learn to play your favorite songs – simply and quickly! I’ll show you everything you need to know, including my example of John Legend’s All of Me Piano ballad.


Choosing Piano For A Beginner | Piano In 21 Days

So you want to learn piano, and there’s a great big hurdle standing in your way. You don’t have anything to play on! Obviously, you’re going to have to get your hands on a piano or keyboard. And there are a lot of options to pick from – so many that choosing just one is… Read More


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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