How to Play Piano: Everything You Need to Know to Play the Piano

How to Play Piano: Everything You Need to Know to Play the Piano

by Roger Evans
     
 

Learning to play the piano has never been easier. With easy-to-follow illustrations and fun practice pieces, this comprehensive step-by-step guide will have students well on your way to playing the music of your choice-even if they've never played a musical instrument. How to Play Piano covers basics like:

- Choosing the right piano
- Reading

Overview

Learning to play the piano has never been easier. With easy-to-follow illustrations and fun practice pieces, this comprehensive step-by-step guide will have students well on your way to playing the music of your choice-even if they've never played a musical instrument. How to Play Piano covers basics like:

- Choosing the right piano
- Reading music
- Positioning fingers properly
- Playing chords and runs of notes
- Developing effective practice techniques and much more
- Practice pieces range from "Ode to Joy" and "Yellow Rose of Texas" to "Yankee Doodle," making learning simple, fast and enjoyable.

Editorial Reviews

Jazz Now
...the book for people who really want to learn, for people who are not afraid of starting right from scratch...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312287085
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
112
Sales rank:
247,197
Product dimensions:
7.28(w) x 9.13(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Roger Evans has helped nearly half a million readers learn to play an instrument on their own. His other books include How to Play Guitar and How to Play Keyboards.

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