By Todd Porter, Professional Music Educator

Piano Lessons For Beginners

Language: English
All Levels

Course description

Learn To Play The Piano In Just 30 Minutes Per Week!  Practice Videos Included.

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Course overview - 15

  • Welcome to the program

  • Learn how to play the notes of the piano in your right hand

  • Learn how to play the notes of the piano in your left hand

  • Learn how to play your first chords

  • Learn how to play the A section structure with different rhythms

  • Learn how play the B section chord progression

  • Learn how play the one octave G major scale in the right hand

  • Learn how play the A section melody

  • Learn how play the B section melody

  • Learn how play your first scale pattern

  • Learn how play your second scale pattern

  • Learn how to take your first solo

  • Learn how to put all the sections together and play the whole song

  • Jam Room

  • Bonus: The Music Coach Duo Series

Learners who have already enrolled in this course

Meet your instructor

Todd Porter
Todd PorterProfessional Music Educator
Multi-instrumentalist Todd Porter has been teaching music on several instruments for the past 15 years. In addition to teaching private lessons and workshops he is the horn section leader and arranger for the Bonified Truth, which backs up 2008 Toronto Blues Society winner Scott McCord (nominated for a 2010 Maple Blues Award for Best New Artist). He also leads The River Pilots, whose debut album reached the top 10 on the Canadian College radio Jazz charts in 2008 and was nominated for best World Music Song, and Best Country Music Song at the 2008 Ontario Independent music awards. The River Pilots Debut album was also featured on CBC Radio One shows, Disc Drive, Sunday Edition, and Fresh Air. Todd was a member of Toronto based Afro Funk group Mr. Something Something, where he toured Canada for two years (2004-2006) in support of their second album “The Edge”, which was nominated for a 2007 Juno award for best World music album