I’m currently learning to play piano and I’m about to go for my ABRSM Grade 1 exam.
Here’s some posts I’ve written about my piano experiences:
- My tips for scales (beginners)Watch one hand going up and the other hand coming down. Always play two octaves, don’t just practice one. It’s crucial to build in those LH 5,3,4,3 and RH 3,4,3,5 muscle memories. On the way up, the 4 in the left hand is the trigger for the 4 in the right hand and vice-versa on … Read more
- Connecting a digital piano, an iPad, an audio mixer and headphonesI recently bought a Yamaha P-115 Digital Piano (which I love) in an attempt to teach myself to play piano. Its piano sounds are amazing and the graded-hammer-action on the keys really do feel like an acoustic piano. I quickly discovered there are some really great apps available on iOS for learning piano and the … Read more