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Keyboard beginners want to do two things. They want to HAVE FUN playing familiar songs, melodies, riffs and grooves. And they want to MAKE PROGRESS developing foundation keyboard skills including:
- having a practical familiarity with the layout of a keyboard;
- learning to play using all fingers and thumbs;
- being able to play different patterns with each hand at the same time;
- reading music, playing with a beat, and playing musically.
Although beginners are often taught using standard music notation, it is easier, and more fun, to focus on foundation keyboard skills using No Notes® piano tablature which shows where to put your hands, which fingers to use and when to play them.
No Notes® music is so very easy to understand that absolute beginners can concentrate on learning to play favourite melodies, riffs and grooves musically. No Notes®’ simplicity also enables beginners quickly to build valuable confidence in their ability to read and play written music. And since No Notes® music is based on standard notation, No Notes® beginners are well prepared for standard notation in due course.
Most keyboard starter books ask beginners, too soon, to do too many things at the same time. No Notes® music is a simplified form of music notation designed to help absolute beginners bridge the gap between knowing nothing and having the ability to read and play standard music notation. No Notes® music helps beginners develop confidence quickly in their ability to make both satisfying music and progress. No Notes® graduates know from experience that learning challenging new musical skills is both possible and fun.