TeacherWelcome! David here. I hold a Masters degree in Music with 30+ years experience as a piano teacher and recital pianist. My goal is very simple. To help create success stories one student at a time. Will you allow me to help you play the piano... View Profile
- Total Time 18 min
- Lessons 5
- Attachment 1
- Exercises 13
5 Lessons in This Course
3 minFREEMusic Theory lesson 1Free2 CQ
In the first lesson of this five-part series, learn how to play the intro to "Fairytale of New York," a song for beginning and intermediate piano students.
5 minPiano lesson 23 CQ
In this second lesson reviewing "Fairytale of New York" by the Pogues, discover how to play through the first verse of the song on piano with the right rhythm.
2 minMusic Theory lesson 32 CQ
In the third lesson of this five-part series, learn how to play the third part of "Fairytale of New York," which incorporates swing rhythm on piano.
3 minPiano lesson 42 CQ
Move along to the "boys of the N.Y.P.D. band" section of "Fairytale of New York,"and get tips on how to play this piano tune in the style of Kirsty MacColl!
3 minPiano lesson 52 CQ
The Pogues' "Fairytale of New York" features a duet, including the singing of Kirsty MacColl. In this piano lesson, play her portion of this classic tune.
5 minPiano lesson3 CQ
Learn one of the most recognizable melodies in all of classical music! This tutorial dissects the opening measures of Beethoven’s “Für Elise” on piano.
2 minFREEPiano lessonFree2 CQ
Is that special day coming up for someone you know? Learn how to play “Happy Birthday” on piano in minutes! This tutorial makes it easy and fun.
2 minFREEPiano lessonFree2 CQ
Just starting out on the piano? In this lesson for beginners, learn how to play “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star” using finger numbers and notes.
3 minPiano lesson2 CQ
Learn to play one of Beethoven’s most recognizable and beautiful melodies! This lesson demonstrates the right hand for Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” on piano.
21 minMusic Theory lesson11 CQ
In this preliminary piano lesson begin to familiarize yourself with the 88 note piano keyboard, review the musical alphabet, and learn to find specific notes!
10151 min10-part Piano course81 CQ
Is your piano playing skill past beginner, but not yet advanced? In this intermediate piano course, equip yourself with piano techniques that will take your piano playing to the next level!
1177 min11-part Piano course44 CQ
You’ve heard it before—it’s one of Beethoven’s most popular songs, usually played on the piano: Für Elise. Learn how to play it on the piano and swoon your lover with beautiful, classical music!
554 min5-part Music Theory course30 CQ
Develop improvisational techniques that work beautifully with hymns. Begin with scales and progressions and develop improvisational techniques to spice up piano and organ accompaniment.
869 min8-part Piano course39 CQ
If you have a piano at home that's sounding out of tune, there's no need to hire a professional tuner. Join in on this piano tuning course and learn what tools you need and how to do it yourself!
518 min5-part Piano course11 CQ
As a beginner to intermediate-level piano student, there are many songs to help you improve technique and build your repertoire, but few as iconic as "Fairytale of New York" by The Pogues!