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F Minor Chord piano chord chart

The F minor triad, more commonly called the F minor chord, is a minor triad consisting of the notes F, A-flat and C. Here it is on the bass clef staff:

As a minor triad, the F minor chord consists of a minor third plus a major third. The interval from F to A-flat is a minor third, while the...

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F-sharp Minor Chord piano chord chart

The F-sharp minor triad, more commonly called the F-sharp minor chord, is a minor triad consisting of the notes F-sharp, A and C-sharp. Here it is on the bass clef staff:

As a minor triad, the F-sharp minor chord consists of a minor third plus a major third. The interval from F-sharp to A is a...

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G Minor Chord piano chord chart

The G minor triad, more commonly called the G minor chord, is a minor triad consisting of the notes G, B-flat and D. Here it is on the bass clef staff:

As a minor triad, the G minor chord consists of a minor third plus a major third. The interval from G to B-flat is a minor third, while the...

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G-sharp Minor Chord piano chord chart

The G-sharp minor triad, more commonly called the G-sharp minor chord, is a minor triad consisting of the notes G-sharp, B and D-sharp. Here it is on the bass clef staff:

Here is the above chord on the piano:

As a minor triad, the G-sharp minor chord consists of a minor third plus a major...

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Beyond Urtext Editions sheet music

Question: Hello Albert,

I read with great interest your articles about Urtext Editions and Music Notation. I’ve been playing the piano for most of my life and am pursuing an interest in the various editions of piano literature. You have obviously done quite a bit of research on this topic....

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Reading Piano Music reading music

For most piano students, reading piano music is one of the biggest hurdles in learning to play the piano. I’ve therefore assembled a series of practical, general tips that will help you read piano music with greater ease. (Be sure to subscribe to this site by entering your name and email...

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Writing in Fingerings reading music

Question: I am returning to playing the piano after 20 years. I took lessons from the age of 8 until I was 17. My problems are fingering, sight reading and arthritic fingers. It’s a real struggle. When I play a piece each time I use different fingers which really complicates the situation....

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Training the Eyes reading music

Question: I have a few students who have great difficulty reading the notes on the staff. It has been brought to my attention that it may be due to a tracking problem which falls into the category of perhaps visual problems. Do you have any suggestions to help with this struggle or have...

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Synchronizing the Hands reading music

Question: Is there any “rule of thumb” regarding playing notes in both clefs, at the same time? In other words, do the stems need to line up or do the notes need to be directly over each other? In classical music, this is pretty straightforward. However, in contemporary music, I run...

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Solfège Note Names reading music

Question: Hello, I am a beginner at playing the keyboard and I have just been learning to read notes.

My teacher has given me notes to practice – like quarter notes, half notes, and whole notes.

I am not sure where my fingers go, and he hasn’t told me C, D, A, F, etc. He has taught...

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Sight Reading and Training the Eye reading music

Question: I have a question about sight reading and how it relates to piano theory. I can sight read a normal piece pretty well, but only at a slow tempo.

I read somewhere that it was due to short term memory. My eyes cannot not move far ahead of my fingers. Even if my eyes get ahead of tempo,...

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Sight Reading and Timing reading music

Question: Hello,

I have been playing with the piano now for four years. The first two years I have been teaching myself while my daughter was taking lessons. Now as of November of this year it will be two years that I have been taking lessons with a teacher, my daughter has discontinued lessons....

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