Lesson 8 - Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
1. IntroductionIn this lesson you will play "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star". You are going to follow these three steps:
2. Step 1: Playing the Right Hand MelodyBelow is an animation of the right hand melody for "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star". Go ahead and try to play this with your right hand.
3. Step 2: Playing the Left Hand ChordsBelow is an animation of the left hand chords for "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star". Go ahead and try to play this with your left hand.
4. Step 3: Playing Both Hands TogetherBelow is an animation of the right hand melody and left hand chords of "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" played together. Go ahead and try to play this with both hands.
5. ConclusionCongratulations, you have just played "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star"! Try the other songs available in the songs section.
Now try out what you have just learned on our virtual piano keyboard below...
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1. For playing melodies with the right hand
Use computer mouse to click directly on any key (note highlighted in RED) to play that note, or2. For playing chords with the left hand
Press on any corresponding button (key highlighted in BLUE) on your computer keyboard to play that particular note (this feature is used when playing chords - you have to first click on the virtual piano once to activate this feature)
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keyboard to play "C" note,
Press "S" to play "E" note, and so on.
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Hold down "Shift"-"S"-"F" keys on
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Play on Z-Board using the mouse to click directly Press these keys on the computer keyboard __________ __________ __________ C chord C - E - G Shift - S - F G chord G - B - D F - B - N F chord F - A - C D - G - Sp Dm chord D - F - A A - D - G
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