Welcome to the Piano Keyboard Trainer!
This is a very useful music tool that trains your ability to recognize the names of the black and white keys on the piano keyboard. The Piano Keyboard Trainer is created by Ricci Adams. If you are having difficulty, please check out this link to the piano layout section of preparation in lessons to help familiarize you with the piano keys.
After viewing the piano lessons in that section, you will be able to ACE the Piano Keyboard Trainer! Additional reference can also be found by visiting the music notation chart page. Highlight the question mark (?) icon located in the lower right corner of the Piano Keyboard Trainer box for detailed instructions.
Use the Keyboard Trainer above to test your piano keyboard skills
Click to Install Flash Plugin if you cannot view the Keyboard Trainer above
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Lesson Book One
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Lesson 1 - Layout of Piano Keys
Click directly on Virtual Z-Board below to hear what each key sounds like. Use this Z-Board in conjunction with our free piano lessons:
Easy Step-by-Step Mmethod -
- emphasizes correct playing habits and note reading through interval recognition
- teaches basic keyboard topography and fluent recognition of white key names in relation to black keys
- focuses on simple rhythms and prepares students for intervallic reading with entertaining songs that focus on "same," "stepping up" and "stepping down",
White Key Names
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Lesson 1 - Patterns of Piano Keys
Lesson 2 - Names of White Keys
Lesson 3 - Names of Black Keys
Lesson 4 - Piano Grand Staff
Lesson 8 - Learn to play "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star"
Lesson 9 - Major Chords
Lesson 18-Double Chord Pattern
Lesson 22-Whole Tone Scale
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Techniques - Piano Techniques for beginners
Use the Virtual Piano below to practice the piano finger exercise.
Use this piano in conjunction with all of our Free piano lessons.
Use the virtual piano keyboard below to practice what you've learned in the "Piano Basics" Section - Piano Layout. You can play this Virtual Piano Z-Board in two ways:
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)
e.g. Press "Shift" on the computer
keyboard to play "C" note,
Press "S" to play "E" note, and so on.
To play C Major Chord (C-E-G) -
Hold down "Shift"-"S"-"F" keys on
the computer keyboard at the same time. See sample below:
Access Major Chord chart
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
Access the "Piano Basics" section to learn the layout of piano keyboard. Learn how to read music - Music Notations. Next - Use this interactive Z-Board to practice playing easy popular songs.
Click to Install Flash Plugin if you cannot view our Virtual Piano Keyboard
50 Free Piano Lessons | Piano Layout | Learn Major Chords
Learn how to play Twinkle Twinkle Little Star - Free Piano Lesson
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Download it for Free in App Store, and you will be able to use this keyboard to play songs we have learned in the Learn Songs Section: