***INSTRUCTIONS TO ACCESS COURSE CONTENT*** Once you have purchased this FastPlay course, to access the course content and the free song sheets included with the course:- STEP 1:- log in (go to www.decplaypiano.com - select 'log in' - second option from right in top menu bar and complete the log in information). Once you are successfully logged in, 'Log In' option on the top menu will be replaced by 'My Account'. STEP 2:- then return to this page (select FastPlay Plus - under the 'Learn Piano' option on the top menu) and click on the Lesson headings (in blue) to access the lesson content.
Click on the heading or the icon on the left to view the introduction to the course, including an overview of the course content.
Explanation on what the 5 core FastPlay skills cover - in less than 1 minute.
This lesson shows you how to find your way around the keyboard, showing how to identify the notes and showing how the all keyboards are made up of a repeating patterns of 7 white notes and 5 black notes.
This lesson shows you Skill 2 - how to play the 'tune' or 'melody' of a song with your right hand.
This lesson shows you how to play 'chords' which are several notes played at the same time, with your left hand.
This lesson shows you how to read the melody and chords, enabling you to play a song using both hands and allows you to download 2 different song sheets.
This lesson explains how to put together the skills you have learnt, in order to play your first song and provides a downloadable song sheet.
Watch this FastPlay Advanced Skills video to make your songs sounds even better. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details of how to progress to the ProPlay method - the most professional way to play piano. You can also download the 'Advanced Chords' sheet, which shows you variations on standard chords to enable you to play a wider range of songs.
Download 3 free song sheets and find out how to access the song library for famous artists.
View the Top Tips video, which answers many commonly asked questions and gives valuable tips to maximise your progress.
This outlines what you should have learnt during this course and outlines the options for further development.
Watch how Sarah and Angela learnt to play Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen (also sung by Jeff Buckley and Alexandra Burke), within 1 hour.
Watch Liz take her first lesson and see how she learns to play Imagine by John Lennon, in less than 1 hour.