Get started playing your favorite songs with this jam-packed video. You’ll learn the basic chords (I, IV, and V) at the heart of countless tunes, how to arrange (invert) them for maximum effect, and how to make it all come alive with rhythm and bass line. Virtually a complete course in one crystal-clear tutorial.
If you want to play jazz, you need to know the 12-bar blues! It’s how many musicians actually improvise when it comes to blues as well.
In just five short minutes you will learn basic music theory and trust us when we say it goes a long way to learning an instrument.
Now that you’ve learned how to do left hand accompaniment, it’s time you learn some right hand accompaniment. It has the same basic premise as the left hand,
Now that you have a lot of the basics down, Todd Hobin will teach you how to accompany yourself. The beauty of the piano is the ability to play a melody on top of a baseline. It takes a little work, but once you get both your hands playing together, the magic really happens. Watch the video and get playing!
In the fifth lesson of the Just Play Piano series, Todd Hobin breaks down the full C Scale and the technique used to play it. Knowing the scale is fundamental.