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Piano basics made EASY.
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Good to Know

Once you purchase access to this fabulous course - you will receive it inside my comprehensive Versatile Musician Membership platform. I only make this course available through this platform because over the years I have found that my students benefit enormously.

Have you been wanting to learn piano,
but you don't know where to start?

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Piano Skills for Singers is the only online piano course for singers created by a singer. Learn piano skills that will have a direct impact on your ability to support your singing and teaching.

This course provides clear and concise piano instruction to build piano skills that are useful for singers, singing teachers, general music teachers, choral conductors, songwriters, or anyone who wants to have more facility on the piano.

This Course Includes...

12 Lessons
Well organized & easy to follow

40+  Video Lessons
With a clear view of the piano keyboard

53 Page Course Book
Every exercise meticulously notated with clear instructions

Practice Checklist
Get the most benefit from your practice time

My Proven Method
Used to teach hundreds of singers worldwide

A Clear Pathway
Take the mystery out of how to improve!

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I know it seems daunting to start working on a new instrument, or worse – on an instrument that you’ve tried to learn and given up. I’m telling you that could all turn around today.

Starting today, you can build the skills you need to be more effective at the keyboard and to have more useable skills for your private studio! Save money on expensive private lessons and get started on your goals TODAY.

What You'll Learn

Finger exercises designed to build dexterity

How to play 5 note scale patterns and chords in different major keys

How to play major and minor chords in all 12 keys

How to read a lead sheet

How to create simple accompaniments

Proper posture and technique

How to practice efficiently

...and more!

IMAGINE sitting down at the piano and effortlessly playing your favorite songs.

IMAGINE your hands finding chords with ease.

IMAGINE the joy of accompanying yourself and your students without the hassle of hours of practicing.

The 12 Lessons in this Course + Bonuses!

Lesson 1: Getting Started
Lesson 2: Diatonic Patterns in the Key of C
Lesson 3: Diatonic Triads in the Key of C
Lesson 4: You Can Play a Song!
Lesson 5: Diatonic Patterns in the Key of G
Lesson 6: Diatonic Patterns in the Key of F
Lesson 7: Five Note Major Scales Via the Circle of 5ths
Lesson 8: Five Note Major Scales Up & Down by Half-steps
Lesson 9: Major Triads in 12 Keys
Lesson 10: Major to Minor Triads
Lesson 11: Minor Triads
Lesson 12: Playing From the Fake Book
BONUS: How to Read Chord Symbols
BONUS: How to Read a Chord Chart
BONUS: How to Read a Lead Sheet
BONUS: How to Accompany Yourself on Piano
BONUS: How to Play Voice Exercises on Piano

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Does this course provide transformation? You betcha!

Check out what these folks are saying...

You're really likable and relatable. You're talking to me, not down to me. The course is organized in very short sections, so I won't be afraid to tackle one small piece at a time. Your lighting is good, your sound is good, and the way you show what you're doing on the keyboard is really good.

Meredith Colby

Meredith Colby
Voice Teacher, Speaker, Blogger, Author
Chicago, IL

Brenda is an inspiration She loves and breathes her passion for piano and her course is clear, concise and it works ! I can’t wait to get to the piano every day now! Thanks Brenda!!

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Kath Williams
Singer/Voice Teacher
Queensland, Australia

They are absolutely fabulous courses Brenda.....it is so great that I can watch and re-watch the videos over and over. I have learnt so much and my skill level is increasing in leaps and bounds. I am now able to play with confidence when I am teaching, yay👏👏👏 thank you so much 🙏🙏🎹🎹

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Robin Streiner
Singer and Teacher
Australia

Give yourself the gift of a skill you’ve been wanting to get together for a long time, in just 15 minutes a day. It’s possible!

When you join the membership, you'll ALSO get...

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Music Theory: Useful training that will answer your questions!

“How to” Mini Lessons: Over 60 unique tutorials on a wide range of topics.

Monthly Zoom Calls: Our vault holds ALL calls since the membership's beginnings

The Help Desk: Answers to FAQs and tips to organize your practice space

50+ individual song tutorials from jazz to pop, holiday songs to rock classics

Motivation and Practice Tips: Informal chats to motivate and inspire from a 25 yr music veteran

...and 15+ other courses as well, including these!
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EVERY Zoom call is recorded and uploaded to the site. You’ll have access to every session we’ve done since the membership began!
 
So far we've covered these topics...

How to harmonize a melody on piano

How to sing harmonies

How to play by ear

Jazz Chords Decoded

Piano Pedaling technique

How to play Latin Jazz Styles

Pop piano solos and fills

Christmas piano music accompaniment strategies

Playing in unfamiliar keys

The mechanics of singing

Vocal warmups that work

Worship music techniques

Adding interest to chords using cadences and sus chords

Solo jazz piano styles

Instrumental piano arrangements

Your musical growth begins today

One low monthly fee and you’ll be on your way to become the musician you want to be.