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How To Fake Playing Piano: Lesson 3

How To Fake Playing Piano: Lesson 3

Welcome to episode three of How to Fake Playing Piano. In lesson one, composer Jason Oberholtzer taught you what to do with your left hand. In lesson two, he taught you scales and the key of C major. Today he’ll show you chords, and keys outside of C major.

How To Fake Playing Piano: Lesson 1

How To Fake Playing Piano: Lesson 1

Imagine someone just starting to learn the piano. What does it sound like? “Hot Cross Buns”? “Mary Had a Little Lamb”? I sat down with composer Jason Oberholtzer for a fun piano lesson that concentrates on discovering new sounds and playing by ear, rather than learning specific songs or reading…