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Learning Piano DVD - 3 Hours Long and includes many bonus features and password access to FREE 96 Page Downloadable E-Book!
Are you looking for an inside track to piano lessons?
Would you like to learn at your own pace without paying $25-$40 per hour for weekly private lessons.
Using these tips and techniques, your ability is guaranteed to produce positive immediate results.
Who else would like to....
- Learn piano lessons from an expert in the field
- Learn many useful techniques and how to play them quickly and easily!
If you fit into any of these categories and want to stop wishing and start playing, then this is for you.
Learning Piano is a 3 Hour DVD that's chocked full of easy-to-digest piano chords, scales and progressions to get your fingers moving across those 88 keys instantly!
Pete passes on his arsenal of tips and tricks to you in Learning Piano.
Here is a summary of the features and benefits you will receive:
- Learn Signature Tips And Tricks
* Proper Posture When Playing Piano
* Grace Notes
* Music Theory
* And More!
- 3 Hour Running Time
Learning Piano is 3 hours long, Almost 3 times the running time of many DVD's currently on the market. Hundreds of dollars worth of private lessons all in one DVD!
- On Screen Diagrams
On screen diagrams makes it easy for you to follow along as you play!
- Interactive Lesson Library
A bonus section of the DVD allows you to quickly review your piano lessons at your own pace with a touch of a button!
- Numerous Chapter marks
Save time by zooming directly to any technique you want!
- Digitally Recorded
Vivid digital picture quality for easy-to-see instruction, not a repackaged old VHS transfer!
- EXTRA BONUS - Exclusive Password Access To FREE E-Book Download - 96 Pages!
* Your piano course contains a password that allows you free exclusive access to download a 96 page FREE book containing all the materials contained in your Piano Lesson DVD!
Here is what some highly recognized music legends had to say about Pete Sears.
I just got my first piano, at long last. This DVD is the perfect, fun, intuitive way to dive in. I m having fun with it.
- Bobby Weir (Grateful Dead)
Pete Sears is one of the most creative and innovative players in Rock n Roll of my generation. He has wonderful intuition, finding just the right part for a song both melodically and rhythmically. Pete is always in the groove.
- Chuck Leavell (The Rolling Stones, The Allman Brothers, Eric Clapton)
The months of private instruction it would take you to cover techniques like these can cost you hundreds of dollars... OUCH! With your copy of Learning Piano, you will receive all of these valuable playing techniques and more for a fraction of the cost!
Don't put it off for another second, learn how to play piano today.
"Pete and I had many musical adventures together in the late 60s early 70s with Rod Stewart and the boys. Pete excelled on piano, organ, bass, you name it, he blended it!" --Ron Wood (The Rolling Stones)
Pete Sears brings an incredible knowledge of roots music to the table. Whether he is channeling Otis Span or creating his own genre, there is no finer keyboard player. The news is even better. Pete, unlike some artists, knows what he is doing and is a fine teacher. You can dance through the last fifty some years of roots keyboard sounds and Mr. Sears will show you every step! --Jorma Kaukonen(Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna)
Top Customer Reviews
Instruction is purportedly for beginners or intermediate players, but it's for anyone who wants to get confident and proficient at piano improvisation. Simple blues exercises encourage improv right away, something I haven't always found with lessons, where the student must go through rote scales and arpeggios ad nauseam before getting to anything that sounds like music. Scales are important, but fun, feeling and listening are also necessary.
The beauty of the instruction is the stressed importance of learning chords and exercises in as many keys as you can and noting the spatial relationships that allow for quick key transposition. Pete also encourages playing around with building chords in as many variations possible whenever you can. This promotes quick, creative thinking when improvising, rather than getting stuck in root positions and triads, like I had a problem with.
I'm a fairly solid player but can't always pick out the construction of fast licks on recordings. Here, Pete tells you what he's doing, then performs the concept where his playing can be viewed through a camera angle above. Because it's a DVD: if something confuses, you can watch it again.
Chord inversions and jazz voicings comprise rich arrangements. Scales and modes over chord progressions create a variety of moods. Everything but the time and hard work is in this package. You'll become great if you keep at it and follow Pete's thoughtful instruction.
I loved his expression, "let the music breathe". Make the music your own, don't copy him or anyone else he admonishes. As the Chinese say, ".... teach a man to fish and he'll feed himself for life." I think he does an admirable job all things given.
Most Recent Customer Reviews
There are a lot of piano-instruction DVDs out there, but this one is exceptional. I would give it 5 stars, except that I am still working on it. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Joseph G. Wick
was not what the description gave the man talking on dvd has such a Melloney droll voice he will put you to sleep bad choice.Published 7 months ago by Jinsey Colelette
This guy, if anything, is entertaining. He almost seems bored, as if he was called to do this at the last minute. He knows his stuff. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Fred Rowe