Keyboard note charts help piano students learn which notes correspond with each key on the keyboard. The simplest keyboard charts only list the notes for the large white keys while full charts list also include sharp and... More »

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A piano consists of a panel of keys called a keyboard, which is made up of several buttons, such as A and D, that create different musical notes. Each note is given a letter to represent its place on the musical scale an... More »

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An octave spans eight notes in the musical scale, and a standard piano keyboard includes seven full octaves across its 52 white and 36 black keys. More »

Free piano chord charts can be found at Piano-Keyboard-Guide.com and MakingMusicFun.net. Piano-Keyboard-Guide.com has several different charts for different categories of chords, and MakingMusicFun.net has one printable ... More »

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Play a diminished chord on the piano by finding the root note, the minor third interval and the diminished fifth interval, and pressing all three keys down together. The minor third interval is three half-steps above the... More »

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Technically, the piano is a percussion instrument, and it generates noise when the keys are depressed because each key is connected to a small hammer that strikes a string that is located inside the instrument. Pianos wi... More »

An octave spans eight notes in the musical scale, and a standard piano keyboard includes seven full octaves across its 52 white and 36 black keys. More »