How to Learn Piano By Yourself

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So, you’re wondering how to learn piano by yourself….

Can it be done?   Yes!  With the right piano teacher and the right materials, the puzzle of how to learn piano by yourself is solved!  You can learn piano by yourself and make daily progress that you are proud of.

Sometimes finding the right free online piano course is a challenge.

One of the great things about is that the video instruction is all free.  So, this means that you don’t have to buy before you try.

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Free online piano lessons?

That’s right all of the video lessons here are free!

So, you can watch every single one of the piano tutorial videos here at without paying even one cent.  …currently there are over 150 free video lessons available!

Give them a try!

Scrub through the lesson videos until you find one that matches your level exactly!  Then once you’ve found your sweet spot you can jump in with both feet and follow the lessons in order.

If you’re a brand new beginner and you’ve never played piano before, the best place to start is:

Year 1 Comprehensive Beginner Piano Lessons UNIT 1

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Year 1 introduces a new beginner to the mechanics and theory behind learning to play piano one small step at a time.

Allowing your mind to fully grasp the new musical concepts while also allowing your hands to build coordination and dexterity in reasonable doses.

If you have never played piano before, and you want to learn to play piano by yourself, this is a great place to start.

If you’re already able to read music and want to learn Piano Chording, you can start with:

Year 1 Comprehensive Piano Lessons UNIT 5 : Piano Chording Level 1  

In this 16-lesson chord piano unit, we will learn:

  • all of the major and minor triads as well as
  • the basics of reading a lead sheet and
  • creating your own chord arrangements while you play.  We’ll even learn some
  • cool chord progressions to improvise over, and
  • how to play karaoke style piano using a chord sheet.

Too cool!

Are you getting serious about learning piano and want to excel with piano practice tips and extra motivation?

Consider joining my Virtual Studio
The most important thing you can do is get yourself to the piano and actually practice.  You can’t learn by simply watching.

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My weekly piano practice tips and motivation will keep you returning to the bench to get the progress you really want! And you’ll be able to ask me questions and get a quick reply.

In the Virtual Piano Studio you can upload a video twice a month for evaluation, consider joining my Virtual Studio

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So, the answer to the question:

Can you learn to play piano by yourself?

…is a resounding YES!  You can do it!  And there’s no time like the present!  Let’s do it together!  …by yourself  …with my help!  Let’s do it!