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eMedia Music Piano and Keyboard Method

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Learn How to Play Piano Today with Piano Lessons from the Leader in Beginner Piano Software

Over 300 easy-to-follow, step-by-step piano lessons from Irma Irene Justicia, M.A., who has taught at the renowned Juilliard School of Music. Innovative Interactive Feedback technology shows you whether you are playing correctly.

Learn how to read music, play piano chords and much more with this complete method. Over 100 easy piano songs including hits from Billy Joel and Elton John make learning how to play piano fun!

 

Features include:

  • eMedia’s Animated Keyboard that lets you see fingerings for all of the piano lessons, including piano chords, piano scales and songs.
  • Interactive Feedback with Note and Finger Tracker to allow the piano software to listen as you play melodies and display your playing accuracy - a great tool for beginner piano instruction that works with both electronic keyboards and acoustic pianos.
  • Interactive Performance Evaluation in the piano software, which highlights your playing mistakes and shows what you should have played with an overall score (MIDI keyboard required).
  • Lessons on piano basics like how to read piano music, playing accompaniments with piano chords, piano scales, and more.
  • Over 70 videos for the piano lessons are included. Split screen views show you how to play piano fingerings and use correct hand positioning.
  • Piano lessons include easy piano songs as both audio and MIDI tracks where selections can be looped, slowed or sped up.
  • Instrumental accompaniment for select pieces (including orchestral and jazz) to make piano lessons fun.
  • A digital metronome to keep you on rhythm and a recorder to help gauge progress and share your playing with others.
  • 100 popular classical, blues, pop, and rock songs let you learn how to play piano with hit songs such as Billy Joel’s “Piano Man,” Bob Dylan’s “Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door,” and Elton John’s “Candle in the Wind”.
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Instant Feedback on Your Playing!

Instant Feedback shows you when you play the correct notes as you progress through a melody. Your computer will listen as you play and highlight correctly played notes in green. As you reach your goal of playing the melody correctly, you’ll discover that reading music notation is easier than you ever thought possible!

Note and Finger Tracker!

The Note Tracker and Finger Tracker tools show you the note you play as music notation and on an animated keyboard. You’ll be able to correct your playing and learn to read music faster!

Table of Contents
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Over 300 Step-by-Step Lessons

Arranged in twelve chapters, the lessons cover the basics such as hand position, rhythm and playing on black keys, then move on to more advanced concepts such as music notation, sight reading, intervals, chords and scales. On-screen teacher Irma Irene Justicia, M.A., provides clear and friendly instruction.

eMedia Piano and Keyboard Method features over 100 songs ranging from Classical, Pop, Folk, Rock, Blues to Country – making learning fun! Enhanced multi-track audio and colorful MIDI accompaniments enhance the learning experience.

Includes hits popularized by artists such as:

  • Billy Joel (“Piano Man”)
  • Elton John (“Candle in the Wind”)
  • Los Lobos (“La Bamba”)
  • Bob Dylan (“Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door”)
  • Scott Joplin (“The Entertainer”)
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (“Ode to Joy”)
  • Spencer Williams (“Tishomingo Blues”)

    ... and many others!

Animated Keyboard

Displays color-coded fingerings as the music plays. It allows you to see exactly how to play the song on a keyboard as you hear the music. Music tracking highlights the notes being played on the screen, making it simple to follow along.

Over 70 Large-Format Videos

Professional piano instructor Irma Irene Justicia, M.A., who has taught at the renowned Juilliard School of Music, guides you with over 70 videos with demonstrations of techniques – now larger, with enhanced quality! Many of the videos include split-screen displays with close-ups for a clearer perspective. You can even view them in full-screen mode if you want to.

Interactive Evaluation Feedback

When using an electronic MIDI-compatible keyboard, you can get specific feedback on note and rhythm mistakes made while playing to help you get it right the next time! Clicking on an individual feedback balloon brings up a keyboard showing you exactly what mistake was made and what should have been played. Also, an overall percentage score summarizes how well you did on the song.

Reviews and Ear Training

Interactive review and ear training screens help reinforce new concepts and develop your ear.

“The Entertainer”

Piano Fingerings
and Guitar Chords:
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Piano Fingering and Guitar Chords

The piano fingerings help teach you the correct fingering for each note. Guitar chords are included so a friend who is learning guitar can play along with you. Piano fingerings and guitar chords can be toggled on or off for any screen.

Multi-track audio

Live Recorded Audio

Live recorded audio is included for all songs and exercises. Audio playback options include piano only, voice only, and full audio featuring both piano and vocal performances.

Variable-speed MIDI

Slows down the audio to any tempo, while the Animated Keyboard shows song fingerings as the music plays. You can play along and learn at the pace best suited to you!

MIDI playback options let you select left or right hand only, or a metronome click track to play along with. Colorful variable-speed MIDI accompaniments are also available and can be fun to play along with!

Progress Tracking

Personalized reports show your rate of progress, including scores for specific songs (when using a MIDI keyboard). See our Keyboard Pack option.

Keyboard Tips

Keyboard Tips

With the click of a button, you can get suggestions as to which “voice” to use on your MIDI keyboard to get the best sound for the song!

Digital Metronome

Allows you to set your own tempo and work on your speed, rhythm, and timing. Provides both visual cue and/or audio tick. Full range of tempi, from largo to presto.

Digital Recorder

Record and play yourself back! This feature allows you to compare your recordings with the instructor’s version, fine tune your skills and share your recordings with friends and family.

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