Piano Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

Assez Vite - French Musical Terms
Learn the meaning, BPM, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the French tempo command 'assez vite.'

Diminished Chord | Piano Triads
Learn easy diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

D-Sharp Diminished | Treble Chords
D#° chord: D# F# A | Diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

E-Sharp Diminished | Treble Chords
E#° chord: E# G# B | Diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

F-Sharp Diminished | Treble Chords
F#° chord: F# A C | Diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

G-Sharp Diminished | Treble Chords
G#° chord: G# B D | Diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

A-Sharp Diminished | Treble Chords
A#° chord: A# C# E | Diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

Attacca: Italian Musical Terms
Learn the meaning and pronunciation of the Italian musical term

À l'Aise - French Musical Terms - BPM of a l'Aise
The French musical phrase

Bird's Eye - Musical Terms - Meaning of Birds Eye
A bird's eye is a very common symbol in piano music. Learn the more common word for

Bridge (Musical Term)
A bridge is a building block of a musical composition. Learn the purpose of a musical bridge, as well as common synonyms.

C-Sharp Diminished | Treble Chords
C#° chord: C# E G | Diminished piano triads with illustrated keyboard fingering and treble staff notation.

Brioso - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Brioso
Learn the meaning of the Italian musical term

What Is a Broken Chord? - Musical Terms Definition
Not all chords are played the same. Learn the meaning of a broken chord, and find out how they're played on the piano.

Cédez - French Musical Terms - Meaning of Cedez
Learn the meaning of the French musical term

con affetto Italian Musical Term
Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical phrase 'con affetto.'

How to Warmup Before a Piano Recital
Actually, for some pianists, knuckle-cracking is part of a warm-up routine -- not because it's beneficial to their playing, but because it has simply become habit. Not doing so would be a distraction. But most pianists rely on the old standbys: arpeggios, scales, and other various warm-ups; and in addition to keeping fingers agile and ready for motion, there are a few more tricks you might want to keep up your sleeve for recital day.

Understanding Stage Fright - Causes, Effects & Help
If we're comfortable and at ease, our actions flow naturally. But when we become too aware, we begin to operate on a different level, and that natural flow is disrupted.

Doux - French Musical Terms - Meaning of Doux
Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the French musical command

Key of Cb Major | Ab Minor
The key of C-flat major / A-flat minor has seven flats: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key.

Key of Eb Major | C Minor
The key of E-flat major / C minor has three flats: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key.

Key of Ab Major | F Minor
The key of A-flat major / F minor has four flats: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key.

Key of Db Major | Bb Minor
The key of D-flat major / B-flat minor has five flats: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key.

Key of Gb Major | Eb Minor
The key of G-flat major / E-flat minor has six flats: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key.

Key Signatures | Piano Notation
The key of F major / D minor has one flat: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key.

Key of Bb Major | G Minor
The key of B-flat major / G minor has two flats: Illustrated map of all the flat key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of their accidentals, and learn the chords found in each key. Page 2.

Key of C# Major | A# Minor
The key of C-sharp major / A-sharp minor has seven sharps: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Key of E Major | C# Minor
The key of E major / C-sharp minor has four sharps: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Key of B Major | G# Minor
The key of B major / G-sharp minor has five sharps: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Key of F# Major | D# Minor
The key of F-sharp major / D-sharp minor has six sharps: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key. Page 7.

Jusqu'à la Fin - French Musical Terms - Meaning of Jusqu'a la Fin
Learn the meaning of the French musical phrase

Key of A Major | F# Minor
The key of A major / F-sharp minor has three sharps: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Key of D Major | B Minor
The key of D major / B minor has two sharps: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Key Signatures | Piano Notation
The key of C major / A minor has no accidentals: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Key of G Major | E Minor
The key of G major / E minor has one sharp: Illustrated map of the sharp key signatures with relative minors. View key signatures on the treble and bass staves; memorize the order of the accidentals, and learn the chords of each musical key.

Lentement - French Musical Terms - BPM of Lentement
Learn the meaning, BPM, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the French tempo command 'lentement.'

What Is a Main Gauche (MG)?
Piano Music Glossary: M.G. The french musical phrase and symbol M.G. (main gauche) affects how your hands touch the piano keyboard. Learn the meaning and pronunciation of main gauche, and learn its common synonyms.

Vif - French Musical Terms - BPM of Vif
Learn the meaning, BPM, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the French tempo command 'vif.'

Al Niente - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of al Niente
The Italian musical phrase

Accent in Music - Term and Definitions
The musical term

The History of the Harpsichord
The harpsichord was among the earliest keyboard instruments, and certainly the largest and most complex for its time – at least until one of its descendants, the piano, showed up in the 18th century. The harpsichord was notorious for lacking dynamic variation, so the player had no control over the volume of individual notes. Eventually, harpsichord builders began employing methods to mimic dynamic variations; learn more about the history of the harpsichord.

What Is The F Clef - Musical Symbols
The F-clef, or. Piano.

Estinto - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Estinto
The Italian musical term

Fortepiano (fp) | Italian Music Terms
Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and synonyms of the Italian musical command 'fortepiano.'

Types of Harpsichords - Main Styles of Harpsichord Building
The harpsichord is one of the oldest keyed stringed instruments, and was modeled after a keyed version of the psaltery -- a small harp-like instrument with steel strings and a soundboard. The

Fortississimo (fff) - Italian Musical Terms
The Italian musical term. Piano.

Mezzo Forte (Mf) - Italian Musical Terms
The Italian musical phrase mezzo forte (abbreviated as

Wrist and Arm Positions for Piano Playing
The first rule of piano posture is to feel relaxed and in control of your movements; never rigid. The second rule is to avoid having to adjust any part of your body mid-song. Learn proper wrist, arm, hand, and finger positons for playing piano; how to avoid wrist strain and injury; and get tips on how you can use certain piano postures to enhance your control of the music's dynamics.

Pros and Cons of Buying a Brand New Piano
Before investing in a brand new piano, you must understand your options. Some new, low-cost pianos are surpassed in quality by electric pianos, so if you have a strict budget, you may want to consider buying a used piano. Weigh the pros and cons of buying a brand new piano, and learn how to get your money's worth in a piano.

Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Morendo
The Italian musical term. Piano.

Piano (p) - Italian Musical Terms
The musical term. Piano.

Beginner Piano Chords
Various chords & inversions with illustrated keyboards, piano fingering, and staff notation.

Should I Practice With a Metronome?
Practicing with a metronome can give your playing a solid back-bone, but there are valid arguments against practicing with a metronome. As a pianist, you must decide which option is right for you and your playing.

Piano Sustain Pedal: An Illustrated Walk-Through
The sustain, or. Piano.

Piano Sostenuto Pedal: An Illustrated Walk-Through
Although the sostenuto pedal has become misunderstood and forgotten over time, many agree that mastering the piano sostenuto pedal can greatly enhance one's playing. Learn the effects of the sostenuto pedal; its history, and see how it's marked in piano music.

Piano Recital Etiquette for Musicians
If you plan on performing in a piano recital, you need to understand some universal rules of recital etiquette. This list of dos and don'ts will show you how to interact with your audience; avoid distracting your fellow musician, and the best practices when performing in an ensemble. Avoid musical faux pas: Learn more about Piano Recital Dress Code & Etiquette.

Accelerando | Italian Music Terms
Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical term 'accelerando.'

How to Polish a Lacquer Piano
Piano polishings should always be kept to a bare minimum, and lacquer pianos have special polishing needs. Learn how to polish a lacquer piano, and tackle a few annoying issues unique to lacquer finishes.

G-Clef | Piano Music Symbols
Learn the meaning & uses of the G-clef in piano music.

Great Stave - Musical Terms
The great stave is the two-part staff used in piano music consisting of the treble and bass staves. It may also refer to the three-part organ staff, which has an extra bass staff for foot pedaling.

Al Fine - Italian Musical Commands
The Italian musical phrase

Staff and Bar Lines - Music Symbols
A barline (or

Meter | Music Glossary
Learn about musical meter, and how it's applied in notation.

Explaining Meter and Time Signatures
A time signature is the fraction written at the beginning of a musical staff after its clef and key signature which; the top number shows how many beats are in a measure, and the bottom number specifies the length of the main beat.

Vivace - Italian Music Terms
Learn the meaning, BPM, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the Italian tempo command 'vivace.'

Musical Repeats and Volta Brackets
Volta brackets are long, horizontal brackets labeled with numbers or letters, used when a repeated musical passage has two or more resolutions. The musical symbols volta brackets – or “time bars” – are horizontal brackets labeled with numbers or letters that are used when a repeated passage will have two or more different endings. A composition may contain any number of volta brackets. They can be found at the end of a song or movement, or anywhere within the body of the music.

How to Read Coda Signs & Segnos
A coda is a musical symbol made with an oval and oversized crosshairs. The Italian musical command

Pros and Cons of Buying a Used Piano
Learn the pros and cons of used pianos: Piano value depends on many factors, and used pianos have a longer list of factors to consider. “Used” doesn’t always mean economical, so it’s best to set a budget while getting a good idea of what you want in a piano.

Comparing Grand and Baby Grand Pianos
The most obvious difference between standard and baby grands is size. The exact measurements can vary by manufacturer or location, and the voices of the best baby grands are almost indistinguishable from those of proper grands.

Which Fingers Touch Which Piano Keys?
It's common for beginners to wonder which fingers touch which piano keys; and if you don't learn about piano finger placement now, you might be left wondering for years to come. Learn where your fingers go on the piano keyboard

Piano Tuning - How Often to Tune a Piano
Two tunings per year has become the acceptable standard, but depending on your climate there’s a chance that won’t be enough.

An Explanation of Black Piano Keys
Black piano keys are sharps or flats, and the black piano keys' notes can be identified by its surrounding white keys. Learn more about sharps and flats of the piano with helpful illustrations, and clear explanations of the black piano keys.

History of the Piano Foot Pedals
Piano pedals have existed almost as long as the modern piano itself, in one form or another; but while the modern piano was receiving its final touches, the evolution of the piano pedal continued. Read about how the sustain, una corda, and sostenuto pedals came to be.

Staccato - Italian Musical Terms
Here's a definition of the musical term staccato, along with a pronunciation key and other musical words for the same sound.

Tempo & Musical Speed
It's important to understand

Con Espressione - Italian Musical Commands
The Italian musical phrase

Major Chord - Learn About Major Chords
Major chords are among the most popular chords in piano music. Learn about major chords; how to form major chords on the piano, and the difference between majoe and minor chords. Major thirds and perfect fifth are important intervals; learn how to build major piano chords, and browse the piano chord charts.

How to Build Major Scales
Major scales are important in piano music; the piano keyboard was designed after one. Learn about major scales, how they differ from minor, and how to build a major scale using third and fifth intervals.

Allargando - Italian Tempo Terms
The Italian musical term allargando affects the tempo of the music. Learn its meaning, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms.

Downbeat - Music Terms
The downbeat is a big part of rhythm, but it can't always be heard; sometimes it is only implied. Learn the meaning of downbeat, and see how it affects piano music.

Flat - Musical Terms and Symbols - Flat
A flat is a musical symbol or note whose pitch has been modified. Learn about flats and other accidentals, and see visual examples of musical symbols. Browse musical terms A - Z.

Key Signature - Musical Terms Definition
Learn more about key signatures, accidentals, and relative keys, and browse images of all key signatures.

Music Rest - Piano Notation
Musical rests are symbols that replace notes in a measure, and follow a few key rules. Learn the lengths and see how they're written in notation.

Measure - Musical Terms and Symbols
A measure is the space in which musical notes are written. Learn the meaning of a musical measure, and see how they're used in piano music. Measures are sections of a staff, separated by barlines; get the definition for measure, and browse musical terms A - Z.

Minor Chord - Forming Chords
Minor chords are best known for a somber, melancholy mood. Learn more about minor chords -- the difference between minor and major chords, and how to play minor triads on the piano.

Segno - Italian Musical Symbols
A segno mark is a musical symbol that is part of a system of repeats that includes D.S. al coda and D.S. al fine. Learn about the Italian musical term

Third Interval - Musical Terms
A third is an interval equal to three scale degrees that is most often major or minor*: Major Third (M3) Equal to four half steps.

Musical Terms: The Meanings of Tone
Here are several definitions for the word Tone as applied to music.

Treble Clef | Piano Music Symbols
The treble clef is one of two clefs on the piano's grand staff. Learn the meaning of treble clef (or G clef), and see how it's written in piano music.

Forming Triad Chords
A triad chord contains three notes, but not all music theorists consider 3-note chords to be triad chords unless they follow certain rules. Learn about triad chords and how they're formed.

Arpeggiato - Italian Musical Terms
An arpeggiato is a chord-style similar to a basic arpeggio. Learn the meaning of the musical term

a piacere - Italian Musical Terms
A definition for the Italian musical term A Piacere.

Animato - Italian Musical Terms
The musical term animato affects the mood and execution of a song. Learn the meaning of the Italian musical term

Beat - Musical Terms Glossary Definition
A musical beat is an essential element of rhythm and tempo. Learn about beats; how they're organized by a time signature, and how they're indicated in piano music.

Beats per Minute | Music Glossary
Learn the meaning of

Dampers - Piano Parts
Piano dampers are located inside a piano, and the damper pedal allows you to change the way your piano sounds. Learn what dampers do, and how they affect piano music. Dampers are felt-covered parts of the piano action that rest on unused strings to prevent them from resonating. Dampers may be lifted with the sustain pedal (also called the

Musical Staff - Musical Terms and Symbols
The staff is what holds music notes, as well as most musical symbols. Learn more about the piano's grand staff; memorize notes of the treble and bass staves, and learn how notation is written on and off the piano staff.

Decrescendo - Italian Musical Terms
The Italian musical term

Détaché - French Musical Commands
Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and synonyms of the French musical command

En Animant - French Music Commands
Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and synonyms of the French musical command

Grave - French Musical Terms - BPM of Grave
The French musical term

Subito - Italian Music Terms
The Italian musical term

Casio WK-200 | 76-Key Musical Keyboard
Hands-on review of Casio's portable keyboard model WK-200.76 keys | Price: $180-$200 | Rating: 3.5 stars

Yamaha P85 | 88-Key Digital Piano
Hands-on review of Yamaha P85 musical keyboard. 88 keys | Price: $300-$500 | Rating: 4 stars

The 6 Worst Places to Put Your Piano
Learn 6 of the worst places to put a piano. To keep your instrument healthy, you must avoid placing your piano in detrimental room conditions. Room size and furnishings also affect the sound of your piano; read more to learn about the best and worst places to put a piano.

Double-Sharps - What Is a Double Sharp
A double-sharp is a musical symbol that makes a note's pitch higher by two half steps -- but what is the point of a double-sharp? Learn how double-accidentals are used in music; why they're necessary, and the symbols used to mark double-sharps on the staff.

Rare Musical Keys and Unused Key Signatures
There are a few keynotes that seem to be missing from the circle of fifths -- like B#, G#, and Fb major -- but these keys do exist. Explore these

Articulation - Definition of Musical Terms
Musical articulation is one of the first things you will learn about as a new musician. See how articulation is marked in sheet music, and learn how it affects piano music.

Meaning of a Tempo - Italian Musical Terms
The Italian musical phrase. Piano.

Chord - Piano and Musical Term Definition
Learn about different types of chords found in piano music.

Con Brio - Italian Musical Commands
The Italian musical phrase

Légèrement Retenu - French Music Commands
Learn the meaning, pronunciation, and synonyms of the French musical command

Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Diminuendo (dim.)
The musical term. Piano.

Pianissimo (pp) - Italian Music Terms
Here's a definition of the Italian musical term Pianissimo (pp).

Forte (f) - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Forte
The Italian musical term

Meaning of Italian Music Term Mezzo Piano (mp)
The Italian musical phrase mezzo piano is abbreviated as mp. Learn the pronunciation and alternate spellings of the term.

Fortissimo (ff) - Italian Musical Terms
Here's a definition for the Italian musical term Fortissimo (ff).

Retenu - French Music Terms
The French musical term. Piano.

Ritenuto (riten.) - Italian Music Commands
Here's a definition of the the Italian musical term Ritenuto.

Rubato - Italian Musical Terms
Here's a definition of the Italian musical term Rubato.

Parallel Keys and Scales - Music Theory Terms
Learn more about parallel keys here - including definition and examples.

Piano Related Injuries | Strains & Pains From Playing Piano
Sitting correctly at the piano can enhance your piano-playing experience by reducing aches and strains, and give you better control over the keyboard. Self-taught pianists must pay special attention to piano posture, since no instructor is around to nag you into obedience! Get tips on how to avoid piano-related aches and strains; what to do if you're experiencing pain at the keys, and how good posture at the piano is beneficial to your performance.

Root Note - Beginner Piano Terms
The root note is the fundamental note of a chord. It's important to note that the root does not always take the bass position -- meaning it won't always be the bottom note of the chord written on the staff (see

Note Beam - Musical Symbols
A note beam attaches smaller note-values together, organizing them rhythmically, and making them easier to read. Depending on the time signature, eighth-notes may be beamed together by twos, threes, or fours; though this doesn't affect the notation's rhythm. Learn more about using note beams, and how to write them with different note-lengths.

F-Sharp Minor 7 | Treble Chords
F#min7 chord: F# - A - C# - E | Minor 7th and minor/major chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and piano staff notation.

G-Sharp Minor 7 | Treble Chords
G#min7 chord: G# - B - D# - F# | Minor 7th and minor/major chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and piano staff notation.

Illustrated Minor Seventh Piano Chords
Minor 7th and minor/major piano chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and staff notation.

B-Sharp Minor 7 | Treble Chords
B#min7 chord: B# - D# - Fx - A# | Minor 7th and minor/major chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and piano staff notation.

C-Sharp Minor 7 | Treble Chords
C#min7 chord: C# - E - G# - B | Minor 7th and minor/major chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and piano staff notation.

D-Sharp Minor 7 | Treble Chords
D#min7 chord: D# - F# - A# - C# | Minor 7th and minor/major chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and piano staff notation.

E-Sharp Minor 7 | Treble Chords
E#min7 chord: E# - G# - B# - D# | Minor 7th and minor/major chords with illustrated keyboard fingering and piano staff notation.

Counting Quintuplets - How to Count Musical Quintuplets
Quintuplets are note-groupings of five, which often replace four notes of its kind (7:4); and sometimes 7:6 or 7:8. Learn how to count, play, and notate quintuplets in simple and compound time signatures, and perfect your rhythm with quality audio examples.

How to Count Musical Triplets With Audio
Learn With Audio: A musical triplet is a note-grouping of three, which fits inside the length of another note. For example, an eighth-note triplet spans one quarter-note.

How to Count Musical Triplets With Audio
A triplet is a group of three notes played inside the length of two of its note-type. For example, in the time it takes to play two eighth notes of normal length (or

Note Groupings and Musical Tuplets
Here's a definition for the musical term Tuplet, including how they are commonly used.

Understanding Quadruplets in Music
Quadruplets are note-groupings of four, which span the length of three or six notes of the same value. Learn how to count, play, and notate quadruplets in music; and perfect your rhythm with helpful audio. Synonyms for quadruplets include quartolet, quartina, and Quartole; learn the meaning and pronunciation of quadruplet and its synonyms.

Counting Sextuplets - How to Count Musical Sextuplets
A musical sextuplet is a group of six notes which fits inside the length of four notes of normal length. The rhythmic rules of the sextuplet remain disputed; variations include the

Benefits of Tuning Your Piano Regularly
Pitch is only one reason to tune a piano. Piano tunings help prevent serious damage, and save you money if done regularly. Learn more about the importance of piano tuning, and how regular tunings save you money.

How to Shop for an Electric Keyboard
Buying a musical keyboard is not easy these days; digital pianos come with seemingly endless options, sizes, and controls. Get a breakdown of your options, and get tips on what to look for when buying an electric keyboard.

Natural Sign - Music Symbols
A natural sign in music is used to cancel a previous sharp or flat, but the term has a couple other meanings.

Harmony & Musical Texture
Harmony is what occurs when two or more notes are played at the same time. Learn more about harmony, melody, and musical texture, and see how they're applied in piano music.

Adagio - Speed of Adagio
Learn the meaning, BPM, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the Italian tempo command 'adagio.'

Come Prima - Italian Music Terms
The musical term

All About Middle C
Middle C serves as a loose border between notes played with the left hand (bass notes), and notes played with the right (treble notes). In sheet music, middle C is written on the first ledger line below the treble staff and above the bass staff.

What Is an Accidental in Music?
Accidentals modify musical notes, and they come in three forms. See illustrated examples of accidentals in sheet music.

Time Signatures - 4/4 Meter or Common Time
Common time refers to the 4/4 time signature, and may be written as a fraction, or with a c-shaped semicircle.

Explanation of the Bass Clef
The bass clef is an important musical symbol in piano music that governs an entire staff. Learn about how it's marked in sheet music.

Dal Segno Command in Music
Learn the meaning of the musical command

Controlling Your Stage Nerves
The more you understand the thought patterns that accompany performance anxiety, the more measures you can take to control them. Learn techniques you can use to calm your nerves and gain control over your stage fright.

Why Is There No G-Sharp Major Key?
G-sharp major chords are not unheard of, so why is there no G-sharp major key signature? Some keys are too complex for practical use, and can be represented by a much simpler enharmonic scale. Continue reading about these non-working key signatures.

The Evolution of Early Musical Organs
The earliest known keyboard instrument is a water-powered pipe organ called the hydraulis, which dates back to the 3rd century B.C. Later organs continued to evolve into many of the pipe organs we have today.

Learn How to Properly Polish a Piano
Different piano finishes must be polished differently to avoid damage and undesirable results. Learn how to properly polish a piano, handle common problems with lacquer or polyester piano finishes.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

How to Find the Right Piano Teacher
Learn four great tips on finding the right piano teacher for you or your child. Learn how to instantly recognize a great instructor, and why you should avoid settling for the easiest or most enticing option.

Tempo Commands & Their BPM
Tempo, or the speed of a song, is marked at the beginning of notation with words or BPM numbers. This list will show you the most common Italian tempo commands organized by their speed, and give you other common synonyms you are likely to encounter in piano music.

How to Play Piano – Tips & Techniques
Learn how to play piano with tips for beginner to advanced players. Learn how to read music, common music terms, piano notes & more.

How to Inspect a Used Piano for Damage
Some areas of the piano’s interior take more abuse than others, and it can show. Wear and tear is normal, but the following problems indicate a serious lack of upkeep.

The Pros & Cons of Used Pianos
Find out what you need to consider before buying a pre-owned or refurbished piano.

How to Read Note Ornaments
Use this illustrated reference guide to learn about the most commonly-found note ornaments and frills in piano notation.

10 Unique Musical Gifts
Check out these unique gift ideas for that musician in your life, and find the perfect present in time for the holidays!

Musical Keyboard Reviews By Low Price
Search Keyboards By Price - Low to High: Compare features, number of keys, voices, ratings and prices of digital pianos & other musical keyboards.

Musical Keyboard Reviews By Low Price
Search Keyboards By Price - Low to High: Compare features, number of keys, voices, ratings and prices of digital pianos & other musical keyboards.

Musical Keyboard Reviews By Low Price
Search Keyboards By Price - Low to High: Compare features, number of keys, voices, ratings and prices of digital pianos & other musical keyboards.

Piano Care & Maintenance Tips
Piano care might seem like an endless endeavor -- given the piano's size and complexity -- so it's best to prevent piano damage before it happens. Learn about piano tuning; how to safely clean your piano and piano keys, and learn how to detect interior and exterior damage.

Mood & Expression | Musical Terms
Musical Mood & Expression | Piano Glossaries

CompleteTable of Musical Scales By Keynote
Get a complete table ofthe musical scales, organized by keynote. Learn which key signatureshave enharmonic equivalents, and which keys don't fully exist inpractical music theory. This simple text outline of the circle offifths will help you better understand the diatonic scale, andimprove your knowledge of the sharp and flat key signatures.

A | Musical Terms
Musical terms beginning with A | Piano Glossaries

Piano Notes Quiz - Musical Tests and Quizzes
Test your knowledge of the piano keyboard with this colorful quiz. Identify notes of the white and black piano keys, and see how well you're learning piano so far! Choose from 4-12 questions in this beginner piano quiz, then test your skills with more musical tests and quizzes!

Types of Pianos & Keyboard Instruments
Most people know what a piano looks like, but it comes in many packages. Learn about the upright piano; the difference between a grand and a baby grand, and read about other keyboard instruments such as the organ and harpsichord.

K | Musical Terms
Musical terms beginning with K | Piano Glossaries

Double-Croche | French Music Symbols
Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the French musical term 'double-croche.'

Music Note-Length Quiz - Musical Tests and Quizzes
Test yourself on music note lengths and values. Identify whole notes, half notes, quarter notes, eighth notes & more! Choose from 5 - 15 questions, or take quiz in U.K. English.

Minima | Italian Musical Symbols
Learn the meaning, pronunciation & multilingual synonyms of the Italian musical term 'minima.'

Musical Dynamics Terms
Musical Dynamics & Volume | Piano Glossaries

Why Is There No G# Major Key?
Learn why some notes do not govern any key signatures.

D.C. vs. D.S. al Coda
Compare the musical repeat commands D.S. & D.C. al coda.

Illustrated Piano Seventh Chords
Major and minor seventh chord diagrams, illustrated on the keyboard and the staff.

Memorize the Notes of the Grand Staff
Mnemonic devices for memorizing the notes of the treble and bass staves.

Ivory-Safe Ways to Whiten Your Keys
Ivory-safe methods for whitening and brightening acoustic and electric piano keys.

Free, Printable Blank Staff Paper
I can never have too much blank sheet music around. Whether I need to write down a quick tune, or jot down some scales for my students, I find it's much better

Can You Really Learn Piano on an Electric Keyboard?
One of the most common questions I get asked is whether a musician can successfully learn to play piano on an electric keyboard. Well, in short, yes. But there

Piano Term of the Week: Timbre
Piano Term of the Week: Timbre

'What Child Is This' Sheet Music
'What Child Is This' Sheet Music - F# minor.

French Harpsichords - History of the French Harpsichord
French harpsichords were highly inspired by the Flemish design, the Ruckers’ design in particular. The most influential French builders were the Blanchets (late 1600s – mid-1800s) and Pascal Taskin (17C), whose harpsichords are still viewed today as ideal templates by modern instrument makers. The majority of improvements made by the French dealt with the manuals and registers; learn more about the French tradition of harpsichord-building, and what is known as

Italian Harpsichords - History of the Italian Harpsichord
The Italian style of harpsichord building was among the earliest. One of the oldest surviving harpsichords in the world dates back to 1521, and is credited to Bolognese builder Hieronymus Bononiensis. But, because the early history of the harpsichord remains vague, it’s not known for certain whether Italian harpsichords were indeed the first. One could argue that the simplicity of the Italian design is suggestive of its early roots; learn more about the history of the Italian clavicembalo.

Christmas Songs for Piano - Free Christmas and Hanukkah Songs for Piano
Free, printable sheet music of your favorite holiday songs, freshly arranged for piano! Multilingual lyrics and chord progressions for accompaniment are included in every holiday song, and you can read the history behind your favorite Christmas carols and Hanukkah tunes. Learn how to play classic Christmas songs on the piano with full, free, printer-friendly piano sheet music.

How to Inspect a Used Piano
Three internal warning signs of a low-quality used piano will tip you to avoid getting ripped off: Damage to the Soundboard, Pinblock health, worn hammers.

How to Choose a Private Piano Instructor
Tips on where to find piano teachers, and help with basic information such as costs. Know the questions you need to ask your potential instructor, and learn why not all piano teachers are created equally.

Oscar Peterson - Profile of Oscar Peterson
Oscar Peterson is hailed as Canada’s first jazz legend. Learn how he rose to worldwide fame as one of the greatest pianists of all time -- Read the bio and profile of Québec jazz master Oscar Peterson.

Billy Joel Stern Show Interview on Sirius
Brief on Billy Joel's Stern Show interview on Sirius.

Bass Staff Note Quiz - Musical Tests and Quizzes
Test your ability to read notes on the bass staff with this beginner quiz. Get help memorizing the bass staff notes, and learn how to read accidentals and chords. Practice identifying notes of the grand staff with this two-part illustrated quiz!

Treble Note Quiz - Musical Tests and Quizzes
Test your ability to read notes on the treble staff with this beginner quiz. Get help memorizing the treble staff notes, and learn how to read accidentals. Identify the notes on the staff in this illustrated musical quiz!

Key Signature Quiz - Musical Tests and Quizzes
You need a good understanding of how key signatures are built, so you can read, play, and create music more instinctually. Test your knowledge of key signatures, musical scales, and accidentals with this key signature quiz. Choose from 5-20 questions, and correctly identify each key signature in this illustrated musical quiz!

Time Signature Quiz - Musical Tests and Quizzes
Test yourself on time signatures, measures, note-lengths, and how they all work together. This intermediate quiz challenges you on the mathematical side of music, and tests your rhythmic sight-reading abilities. Choose from 5 to 25 questions.

Brillante - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Brillante
Learn the meaning and pronunciation of the Italian musical term

Off-Beat - Musical Terms - Meaning of Off-Beat
The musical term

Easy Piano Practice Scales – A Flat Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Cb Major / Ab minor has the most flats out of all the keys: 7. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 4.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – B Flat Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Bb minor / Db Major has five flats: Bb-Eb-Ab-Db-Gb. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 3.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – B Flat Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Bb minor / Db Major has five flats: Bb-Eb-Ab-Db-Gb. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 4.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – D Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Db Major / Bb minor has five flats: Bb-Eb-Ab-Db-Gb. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 2.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – C Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
C minor / Eb Major has three flats: Bb-Eb-Ab. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 3.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – C Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
C minor / Eb Major has three flats: Bb-Eb-Ab. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 4.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – E Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Eb Major/C minor has three flats: Bb-Eb-Ab. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 2.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – B Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
The key of Bb Major / G minor has two flats: Bb an Eb; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales – G Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
The key of G minor / Bb Major has two flats: Bb an Eb; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales – G Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
The key of G minor / Bb Major has two flats: Bb and Eb; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales – A Flat Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Cb Major / Ab minor has the most flats out of all the keys: 7. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 3.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – C Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Cb Major / Ab minor has the most flats out of all the keys: 7. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 2.

Beginner Piano Scales - C Sharp Minor - Beginner Practice Scales for Piano
The key of C# minor has four sharps: F# - C# - G# - D#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 3.

Easy Piano Practice Scales - B Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
B Major/G# minor has five sharps: F# - C# - G# - D# - A#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 2.

Easy Piano Practice Scales - G Sharp Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
B Major/G# minor has five sharps: F# - C# - G# - D# - A#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 3.

Easy Piano Practice Scales - G Sharp Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
B Major/G# minor has five sharps: F# - C# - G# - D# - A#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 4.

Beginner Piano Scales - C Sharp Minor - Beginner Practice Scales for Piano
The key of C# minor has four sharps: F# - C# - G# - D#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 4.

Beginner Piano Scales - E Major - Beginner Practice Scales for Piano
E Major/C# minor has four sharps: F# - C# - G# - D#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals. Page 2.

Beginner Piano Scales - B Minor - Beginner Piano Scales in Minor
The key of B minor has two accidentals: F# and C# - so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile B minor and D major

Beginner Piano Scales - B Minor - Beginner Piano Scales in Minor
The key of B minor has two accidentals: F# and C# - so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile B minor and D major

Beginner Piano Scales - D Major - Beginner Piano Scales in D
The key of D Major/B minor has two accidentals: F# and C# - so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales - A Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
A Major/F# minor has three accidentals: F# - C# - G#; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Scales - F Sharp Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
The key of F# minor / A major has three accidentals: F# - C# - G#; so it's a great key for anyone new to playing piano accidentals. The versatile

Easy Piano Scales - F Sharp Minor - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
F-sharp minor (or A Major) has three accidentals: F# - C# - G#; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The beginner F#min

Modéré - French Musical Terms - BPM of Modere
The French musical term

Easy Piano Practice Scales – C Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Cb Major / Ab minor has the most flats out of all the keys: 7. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – D Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Db Major/Bb minor has five flats: Bb-Eb-Ab-Db-Gb. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – D Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Db Major/Bb minor has five flats: Bb-Eb-Ab-Db-Gb. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – E Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Eb Major/C minor has three flats: Bb-Eb-Ab. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – E Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
Eb Major/C minor has three flats: Bb-Eb-Ab. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales – B Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
The key of Bb Major / G minor has two flats: Bb an Eb; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales – B Flat Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
The key of Bb Major / G minor has two flats: Bb an Eb; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales - B Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
B Major/G# minor has five sharps: F# - C# - G# - D# - A#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales - B Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
B Major/G# minor has five sharps: F# - C# - G# - D# - A#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Beginner Piano Scales - E Major - Beginner Practice Scales for Piano
E Major / C# minor has four sharps: F# - C# - G# - D#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales - E Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
E Major/C# minor has four sharps: F# - C# - G# - D#. These easy, beginner piano scales will improve your ability to read key signatures with a lot of accidentals; and optional fingering will help you learn to play with both hands. Find beginner piano scales and exercises by keynote or mode, and print free, quality PDF sheet music. The following beginner scales are great if you have trouble with key signatures; all beginner scales include help with finding accidentals.

Easy Piano Practice Scales - A Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
A Major/F# minor has three accidentals: F# - C# - G#; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Easy Piano Practice Scales - A Major - Easy Practice Scales for Piano
A Major/F# minor has three accidentals: F# - C# - G#; so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Beginner Piano Scales - D Major - Beginner Piano Scales in D
The key of D Major/B minor has two accidentals: F# and C# - so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Beginner Piano Scales - D Major - Beginner Piano Scales in D
The key of D Major/B minor has two accidentals: F# and C# - so it's a great key for beginner pianists. The versatile

Find Professional Piano Tuners - World-Wide List of Professional Piano Tuners
Where to find qualified piano tuners and technicians near you. Tuners associations are listed by country, making it easy to find a skilled professional with experience in piano tuning. Find qualified piano tuners and technicians world-wide.

Pitch Notation - Common Pitch Notation Systems
“Pitch notation” is a way to articulate specific note frequencies, or to point to individual keys on the piano. A few variations of pitch notation exist around the globe, learn the most common.

Allegretto Appassionata - Italian Musical Terms - BPM of Allegretto Appassionata
Learn the meaning, BPM, pronunciation, and multilingual synonyms of the Italian tempo command 'allegretto appassionata.'

French Piano Glossary - Music Dictionary
Learn the essential musical terms of French-language notation.

Beginner Music Dictionary - E
Learn the essential terminology for beginner musicians and pianists.

Musical Tempo Glossary - Rhythm & Tempo Glossary
Learn the tempo terminology of music. Browse by BPM, command type, or alphabet.

Musical Tempo Glossary - Rhythm & Tempo Glossary
Learn the tempo terminology of music. Browse by BPM, command type, or alphabet.

Musical Tempo Glossary - Rhythm & Tempo Glossary
Learn the tempo terminology of music. Browse by BPM, command type, or alphabet.

Musical Tempo Glossary - Rhythm & Tempo Glossary
Learn the tempo terminology of music. Browse by BPM, command type, or alphabet.

Beginner Music Dictionary
Learn the essential terminology for beginner musicians and pianists.

Inspecting a Used Piano - How to Inspect a Used Piano
Not sure what to look for in a used piano? You can inspect a used piano before you buy, and get a heads up on any damage to the instrument. It's always best to consult a registered piano technician before you buy. These three external warning signs of a low-quality used piano will tip you off, so they don't rip you off.

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Find local music events and concert venues in the D.C. area.

Piano & Keyboard Reviews - Expert Reviews of Pianos and Keyboards
Find professional piano reviews: Get unbiased and detailed breakdowns of electric keyboards, acoustic pianos, musical software, and piano-related accessories. Find piano and keyboard buying advice, and learn which piano brands are best for your playing needs.

Piano & Keyboard Reviews - Professional Reviews of Pianos and Keyboards
Find professional piano reviews: Get unbiased and detailed breakdowns of electric keyboards, acoustic pianos, musical software, and piano-related accessories. Find piano and keyboard buying advice, and learn which piano brands are best for your playing needs.

Musical Keyboard Reviews - Find Reviews of Electric Pianos, Musical Keyboards, and MIDI Controllers
Find thorough reviews of electric pianos, musical keyboards, and MIDI controllers. Get a breakdown of costs, features, sizes, and quality-levels of electric keyboards, and learn about options such as touch-sensitivity and polyphony. What is the difference between an electric keyboard and an electric piano? MIDI controllers are also somewhat new to the consumer scene; learn more.

Musical Accessories Reviews - Musical Software and Accessories Reviews
Get first-hand reviews of musical accessories, musical software, metronomes, piano covers, instrument cleaning products, and much more. Unbiased reviews of piano-related products and accessories, and musical software reviews.

Major and Minor Piano Scales - Find Major and Minor Piano Scales
Find major and minor piano scales, exercises, and warm-ups.

Non-Fingered Piano Scales - Piano Scales and Warm Ups With No Fingering
Non-Fingered Piano Scales: In piano music, fingering can sometimes be more of a visual nuisance than a helpful suggestion. Find non-fingered piano scales, exercises, and warm-ups, and browse by musical key or mode.

The Key of B Sharp Major - Hypothetical and Rare Musical Keys
Some musical scales don't exist in conventional music theory for reasons of both redundancy and complexity. For example, the key of B-sharp major would have quite a few double-sharps in its key signature, making it far more complicated to read than its enharmonic equivalent: C Major! Learn and dissect the hypothetical, complex, and rare musical scales and keys, including B#, Fb, and E#.

Piano Scales in the Key of F Sharp - Major and Minor Piano Scales in F Sharp
F-Sharp Major and F-Sharp Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of F#.

Piano Scales in the Key of G - Major and Minor Piano Scales in G
G Major and G minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of G.

Piano Scales in the Key of F - Major and Minor Piano Scales in F
F Major and F minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of F.

G Sharp Minor Piano Scales - Minor Piano Scales in G Sharp
G-Sharp Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse exercises and warm-ups for piano in the key of G# minor.

G Flat Major Piano Scales - Major Piano Scales in G Flat
G-Flat Major Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse exercises and warm-ups for piano in the key of Gb Major.

Piano Scales in the Key of E - Major and Minor Piano Scales in E
E Major and E Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of E.

Piano Scales in the Key of E Flat - Major and Minor Piano Scales in E Flat
E-Flat Major and E-Flat Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of Eb.

D Sharp Minor Piano Scales - Minor Piano Scales in D Sharp
D-Sharp Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse exercises and warm-ups for piano in the key of D# minor.

Piano Scales in the Key of D - Major and Minor Piano Scales in D
D Major and D Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of D.

D Flat Major Piano Scales - Major Piano Scales in D Flat
D-Flat Major Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse exercises and warm-ups for piano in the key of Db Major.

Piano Scales in the Key of C Sharp - Major and Minor Piano Scales in C Sharp
C-Sharp Major and C-Sharp Minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of C#.

Piano Scales in the Key of C - Major and Minor Piano Scales in C
C Major and C minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of C.

C Flat Major Piano Scales - Major Piano Scales in C Flat
C-Flat Major Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse exercises and warm-ups for piano in the key of Cb Major.

Piano Scales in the Key of B - Major and Minor Piano Scales in B
B Major and B minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of B.

Piano Scales in the Key of B Flat - Major and Minor Piano Scales in B Flat
B-flat Major and B-flat minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of Bb.

A Sharp Minor Piano Scales - Minor Piano Scales in A Sharp
A# minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse exercises and warm-ups for piano in the key of A-sharp minor.

Piano Scales in the Key of A - Major and Minor Piano Scales in A
A Major and A minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in the key of A.

A Flat Piano Scales - Major and Minor Piano Scales
Ab Major and Ab minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in A flat.

A Flat Piano Scales - Major and Minor Piano Scales
Ab Major and Ab minor Piano Scales and Warm-Ups: Browse major and minor piano scales and exercises in A flat.

Basic Musical Terms - A - Glossary of Music Terminology
Learn the musical terms every beginner must know. Browse alphabetically, or view entire glossary.

Basic Musical Terms - B - Glossary of Music Terminology
Learn the musical terms every beginner must know. Browse alphabetically, or view entire glossary.

Basic Musical Terms - C - Glossary of Music Terminology
Learn the musical terms every beginner must know. Browse alphabetically, or view entire glossary.

Basic Musical Terms - D - Glossary of Music Terminology
Learn the musical terms every beginner must know. Browse alphabetically, or view entire glossary.

Buy a Keyboard - Buying Advice for Purchasing a Keyboard
Take the mystery out of buying an electric piano or keyboard. Learn what you need to know now, so you leave the store with everything you need, and nothing that you don't.

Musical Terms Glossaries - Definitions of Music Terminology
Search a large glossary of both common and obscure musical terms. Browse by letter or category.

Musical Terms - A-Z Glossary of Musical Terms
This extensive glossary of musical terms lets you browse glossary entries by letter or musical category. Find illustrated glossary definitions for musical terms relating to tempo, dynamics, style, musical genre, or foreign-language. Get the meaning of musical terms A-Z; find piano-related terms, and understand the musical symbols of piano music.