Piano Music Theory (Back To Basics) by JFilt

Piano Lessons For Beginners in 30 Minutes

Piano Music Theory (Back To Basics) by JFilt

Course Description

This course by JFilt is a free offering to those who have never played the piano before and want to learn.  It's also for those who may know a little bit but forgot everything they ever learned.  It's also for beatmakers who wanna learn some music theory for the purpose of improving their beats and or moving to the next level in music production.   In this beginner course you will learn from the very start so its okay to know nothing (LOL).  Topics that will be discussed include naming the keys of the piano, forming chords and scales, and even playing a song from a chord progression.   By the time you get to the end of this course you will have a greater understanding of what it takes to play keys.  After this you can continue on with my full course on How To Play 25 Hip Hop Songs right here on Ud... Read More »

This course by JFilt is a free offering to those who have never played the piano before and want to learn.  It’s also for those who may know a little bit but forgot everything they ever learned.  It’s also for beatmakers who wanna learn some music theory for the purpose of improving their beats and or moving to the next level in music production.  

In this beginner course you will learn from the very start so its okay to know nothing (LOL).  Topics that will be discussed include naming the keys of the piano, forming chords and scales, and even playing a song from a chord progression.  

By the time you get to the end of this course you will have a greater understanding of what it takes to play keys.  After this you can continue on with my full course on How To Play 25 Hip Hop Songs right here on Udemy.  Or for the beatmakers out there you can continue to learn innovative ways on how to make very sick beats on the Verysickbeats YouTube Channel!

Peace & Positive Energy!

JFilt 

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Course Outcomes:
  • Understand the notes and how to name them along with easy hints to memorizing basic music theory
  • Form major, minor, diminished, and augmented chords in any key
  • Figure out how to play major and natural minor scales in any key
  • Play chord progressions to form a song
Course Details:

Target Audience

This course is for beginner musicians who want to take piano lessons from a charismatic guy.

Access Timeframe

Full Lifetime Access
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certificate of Completion

Format of Certification

Digital

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About Instructor:

JayJay Johnson - Content Creator

Course Outline

Why take this course?

  • You want to learn from someone who's not boring
  • Get the knowledge to expand your musical vocabulary
  • You want to ultimately create your own music

You will be able to identify the key names of each note by understanding simple hints to help you remember the black and white keys.

You will be able to know the difference and the purpose of half-steps and whole-steps or in other words whole tones and half tones

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You will learn exactly what an interval is and how it effects the sound of various chords

You will have learned the formula to creating a major scale in any key.

You will have learned the formula to creating a natural minor scale in any key and how it relates to the major scale.

Understand the principal of using numbers to help formulate chords which can also be applied to scales and chord progressions.

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You will have learned the formula and the difference between creating a major and minor chord in any key.

You will have learned the formula and the difference between creating a diminished and augmented chord in any key.

Understand the trick to inverting any chord creating various sound qualities.

Understand what it means to create a chord progression and how to do it.  Also you will be able to play a song.

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Technical Requirements

All you really need is a willingness to learn and have fun while doing it!Also even though it's not required to start this course, some type of keyboard or piano would be nice to follow along with. LOL

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