Time to Get into Trouble – Piano Lesson #13

December 31, 2007

Piano Lesson #13

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
Coldplay
Song: Trouble

There are many ways to get into Trouble, but learning this wonderful song by Coldplay will surely keep you out of Trouble. Throughout this blog you will get a great feel of this melodic song that will have you coming back for more.

With the first piano tutorial you will get a very in depth approach to the teachings of the song. He shows you views of the piano scripts as well as himself playing the song, this is a great assistance especially if you are familiar with piano script. Lets take a look,

Now that we’ve gone in depth with the first lesson, lets simple it down a little and get another view of how this song is played,

Hopefully those tutorials assisted you in learning this well thought out song. Now its time to play this next video and play along with Coldplay yourself, you’ll be amazing!

Now that we’ve sat and enjoyed Trouble together I think its time to continue on practicing and submit some videos for me to see your progress!

~Chrissi~

Up next will be many more tutorials of your likings, submit those requests so I can fulfill your learning needs!



Everyone Thinks a Baby is Pretty – Piano Lesson #12

December 29, 2007

Piano Lesson #12

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
Vanessa Carlton
Song: Pretty Baby

There are many great musicians out in the world today, but none like Vanessa Carlton. This young lady has a beautifully harmonic voice to go along with her superb piano playing. Every single one of her songs includes a well played piano part, so its time we get on the band wagon and learn some too.

This piano tutorial includes the very popular song known as Pretty Baby. The piano tutorial has been split into two separate parts to assist in easier learning. The teacher that you will have today is a phenomenal young lady who does amazing piano teachings verse by verse.

Hope that helped you a little, now lets include the left hand to put this wonderful song together.

I hope she helped you as much as me, especially if you are a huge fan of Vanessa Carlton. Now its time to put this piano lesson together and play along with Vanessa yourself with her own music video. Have fun!

Now this song will surely have you singing along while you play. The piano tutorial and song put together will help you learn no matter what, especially if you are very familiar with Vanessa Carltons music. The song definitely suits its name because this song is Pretty Baby!

~Chrissi~

Up next will be some more wonderful songs Piano tutorials based on Vanessa Carlton, if you have any requests feel free to let me know!


Wouldn’t You Love to Have a Field of Gold? – Piano Lesson #11

December 27, 2007

Piano Lesson #11

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
Sting
Song: Fields of Gold

Throughout the many years since Sting became a musician he developed tons of great songs. The next piano lesson we will take a look at will be Fields of Gold.

With this tutorial you will get a great teaching experience from this wonderful pianist. If you are looking for a great lesson, you’ve come to the right place.

I hope that lesson assisted you with playing Fields of Gold beautifully. The song is a phenomenally catchy song that will become one of your favourite songs to play.

With this next video you will see a gentlemen playing and singing the song amazingly. There is a lot of heart placed into the song, just like Sting had done.

Now doesn’t that video give you hope on how well you will sound after some practice! There was no possible way I couldn’t include the original video done by Sting, especially for those fanatic Sting fans. Enjoy!

It would be wonderful to walk through Fields of Gold. Now is your chance to do so and take the time to practice this song. Hope this tutorial helped you learn this great song!

~Chrissi~

Up next will be some fantastic tutorials of Vanessa Carleton, if you have any requests feel free to let me know!




Of Course Christmas has a Song – Piano Lesson #10

December 22, 2007

Piano Lesson #10

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
Mel Torme and Robert Wells
Song: The Christmas Song

christmas hollyChristmas has its own song of course that you will hear thousands of times over the month of December. Now its time for you to learn The Christmas Song. The words of the song definitely are what every young child will experience during Christmas, and hopefully you will to.

The tutorial has been split into two parts which will allow you to get a feel of the separate parts. Lets begin this tutorial with part one which has been done with great instructions and playing by the pianist teaching you.

Now that we’ve completed part one, lets take on the rest of the song and put it all together. Are you ready?

The song sounds so amazing when you put it together, especially when you add vocals along with it. In the next video you will listen and watch the amazing group Celtic Woman sing this carol for you, enjoy!

Well, it looks like you have mastered The Christmas Song, I hope this tutorial has helped you in many ways and got you more into the spirit while playing. There is no Christmas tune that won’t get you singing, especially this one.

~Chrissi~christmas tree

I hope I’ve helped you prepare for the holidays with this beautiful song. I hope you come back to learn many more that are soon to come!


A True Christmas Classic – Piano Lesson #9

December 22, 2007

Piano Lesson #9

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
Johann Sebastian Bach
Song: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring

christmas hollyA Christmas song that many won’t know from the title, but once they hear it they will fall in love with the fantastic melodies. The tutorial for Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring has been split into three tutorial videos. This song is so beautiful once you have completed it you will never stop playing.

The gentlemen teaching this tutorial does an amazing job at every tutorial and no matter what you will be able to play this song with just a little practice. Have fun!

Now that you’ve completed part one lets start the next step, your soon going to be playing like a pro!

This is getting easier now isn’t it? Now lets do the last tutorial together and see how wonderful this turns out,

That is the most beautiful Christmas song ever. Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desire is so phenomenal and well composed I think its time you listen to these amazing women from the group Celtic Woman sing this song from their hearts, enjoy!

We’ve officially completed the tutorial for Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desire. I hope this song is a great hit at your christmas gatherings.

~Chrissi~christmas tree

Now that we’ve learnt another amazing song together I think its time we get going on another, hope to see you there. Don’t forget, if you have a song you would like to see on Edutainment just leave some feedback, I will gladly put it on for you!


Christmas Time means Piano Time! – Piano Lesson #8

December 22, 2007

Piano Lesson #8

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
Vince Guaraldi (from A Charlie Brown Christmas)
Song: Christmas Time is Here

christmas hollyChristmas Time is Here so its time to be full of christmas cheer. This beautiful song will fill your mind with beautiful memories of opening presents under the tree singing along to all the christmas carols playing in the background. Christmas is the time of your you sit and watch all your favourite Christmas cartoons, and Christmas Time is Here definitely made it on to the most popular Christmas cartoon ever, Charlie Brown’s Christmas.

In this tutorial you will be taught how to play this wonderful song by an amazing pianist who has done this tutorial phenomenally. Hope he helps you learn this fantastic song and gets you into the Christmas spirit.

Well now that we’ve learnt the song I think its time to watch a great video creation that will display Christmas Time is Here beautifully. Enjoy!

Now most of you are probably thinking, where is Charlie Brown? Well its time to get excited because this next video will be the excerpt from the great Charlie Brown’s Christmas. Get your piano ready and play along!

Vince Guaraldi did an amazing job at composing that ever so peaceful melody. I’m hoping to hear you play too! Christmas Time is Here now let’s get that piano going and play me a tune!

~Chrissi~christmas tree

I hope all these tutorials are helping you out. Lets learn some more together in my next entry. See you there!


Who Would of Thought Chipmunks Being out at Christmas – Piano Lesson #7

December 22, 2007

Piano Lesson #7

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You are about to learn:
Artist:
(Santa Claus?) 🙂
Song: The Chipmunks Christmas Song

christmas hollyChipmunks are not normally the overly festive animal, but they are definitely around every Christmas singing your favourite christmas songs. The Chipmunks Christmas Song is that one song your children will grow up with and love for many years to come. Lets give them a chance to sing this song many of times while you play.

With this tutorial you will learn The Chipmunks Christmas Song in two seperate parts that are easy to learn and lots of fun. This song is so catchy I can already hear myself singing along!

The song definitely makes you think of hula hoops right away, now lets continue learning this song and who knows you might get a hula hoop for Christmas this year,

I hope you have enjoyed yourself learning that wonderful tune. The Chipmunks are surely a memory of your childhood so lets take a blast to the past and watch one of the oldest christmas cartoons you’ll always enjoy.

The Chipmunks Christmas Song will always be a wonderful memory for anyone so I’m glad you’ve taken the time to learn this wonderful song with me!

~Chrissi~christmas tree

Hope that we can learn many more christmas carols together over the Holidays, until next time…