teaching harmony on the piano

Workshop Resources

The Basics

10-Week Chord Teaching Lesson Plan (direct download link)

Top 10 Pop Songs for Piano Students

Easy Chord Progressions Handout – available to Inner Circle members only. Here’s an example:

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4 Chord Composing

I’ll be releasing a full video course about how I teach “4-Chord Composing” in August 2017.

If you’ve accessed these resources, you’ll now be on my email list and I’ll let you know when we launch the course with a webinar in late August.

In the meantime, check out My 10 Week Chord Teaching Demo (click to open):

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Revolutionising Reading: Playing by Ear, Lead Sheets

My Bass Lines Playlist on YouTube

Pop Piano Resources – the Complete Guide

G Major Music Theory (free easy sheet music downloads)

Hymns are a great way for students to understand chordal harmony, lead sheets and sight reading. Here are two resources for free hymn lead sheets that I like: Free Hymn Sheets and Jan Wolters.

The Ultimate Guide to Teaching Musical Patterns



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