Minute a Day Piano lesson 3
 

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Piano Lesson 1    Lesson 2    Lesson 3    Lesson 4    Lesson 5    Lesson 6    Lesson 7    Lesson 8

On these pages you can learn to play the piano. Free piano lessons online. Or see music theory lessons

Look at Minute a day Music Theory lesson 2 before you start.

We are going to give each of your fingers a number.
Your thumb is number 1, the next finger is number 2, the next is number 3,
the next is number 4 and finally your little finger is number 5.

Place your RIGHT hand thumb on MIDDLE C.
Then place each of your fingers, one at a time, on the next 4 white keys.
Curl the fingers a little. Your thumb will be on MIDDLE C and each one
of your other 4 fingers will be resting on one key each.
You should be covering 5 keys in a row with 5 fingers. Play the five notes one at a time.

hand position

As you play the C with your thumb, say "C"
Number 2 = D
Number 3 = E
Number 4 = F
Number 5 = G

C to G and back

 

Click the play arrow button to hear the notes. You may have to click twice.
 

Keep playing 1,2,3,4,5,   5,4,3,2,1 and saying C,D,E,F,G,  G,F,E,D,C

Go to Lesson 4

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