Let’s Play Jingle Bells

How to play Jingle Bells on the piano or keyboard – free to download Here is a recording of the free to download PDF file of Jingle Bells below, recorded on my Yamaha CVP 709 digital piano. This music chart PDF file includes bar and beat numbers, right hand notes and left hand chords with … Read more Let’s Play Jingle Bells

Work out the key of a piece of music – sharps

How to work out the key of a piece of music using sharps In music theory exams you may be asked to work out a key from a piece of music with accidentals. In this example, I am going to use sharps. Question: What is the key of the following piece of music? When the … Read more Work out the key of a piece of music – sharps

Work out the key of a piece of music – flats

How to work out the key of a piece of music using flats In music theory exams you may be asked to work out a key from a piece of music with accidentals. In this example, I am going to use flats. Question: What is the key of the following piece of music? When the … Read more Work out the key of a piece of music – flats

Change a major scale to a natural, harmonic and melodic minor scale

How to take a major scale and change it into a natural minor, a harmonic minor or a melodic minor scale – the quick way! Take any major scale. For this first example, I will use C major. (Notice that this method will quickly change a major scale into a minor scale by adding accidentals … Read more Change a major scale to a natural, harmonic and melodic minor scale