Infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school age children can all benefit from the right educational toys and musical opportunities, even on the toy piano. Here is one of many articles that The Creativity Institute has reviewed and reprinted on nurturing creativity in children and on educational and musical toys.
by: Josh Nelson
There is no time like the present to start learning how to play piano by ear and online piano lessons are the fastest way for you to learn this amazing skill. And since you are learning you should learn the best way possible, you should learn to play piano by ear. It is only by learning to play piano by ear that you will be able to sit down to your piano and play something that you just heard on TV or on the radio and this is such a fun thing to be able to do. Not only will it feel good for you to be able to play piano by ear, it will impress the heck out of all your friends.
Online piano lessons are cheap and they are easy to follow. You can actually find some free online piano lessons, you should look into this first. Even if you decide to take more paid for online piano lessons at least this way you will have a foundation down first. This will make your further education in learning to play piano by ear much easier for you. Learning to play piano by ear is a big step and you need all of the help you can get, the less it costs the better right?
There are some techniques that you can use to learn to play piano by ear. These can be added to your online piano lessons. Learning them in conjunction is a smart way to learn to play piano by ear. For example you can start with the chords. Listen to them as you play them and then tape them. Listen to them over and over again until you can hear the subtle and not so subtle differences. This is key if you want to play piano by ear.
Before you choose the online piano lessons that are right for you, make sure that they really are the right ones. Try to focus on online piano lessons that will help you to play piano by ear. Some online piano lessons will state that this is their goal, to help you to play piano by ear. This is what you want to look for in your lessons.
About The Author
Josh Nelson is an avid piano player and learned to play the piano by ear.