You will end with your pinky on the G. Reverse the procedure to come back down the scale. The left hand starts off with the pinky on the G. Work your way up finger by finger until your thumb hits the D. Next bring your third finger over to the E and continue until you finish the scale with your thumb on the G. Coming back down the scale is just the opposite. In major keys, major chords are found on the I, IV and V (1st, 4th and 5th) degrees of the scale. In G major, that means G, C and D. These three chords form the basis of a huge number of popular songs. Piano scales – overviews and instructions. Piano scales are valuable knowledge for every person playing the piano. It is the theory behind that will help you understand things like for example chords. Playing scales can also be a great way to improving your technique, and serve as building block for creating melodies. Here you can print and learn to play piano scales in major and minor as well as in other interesting modes, in the lessons below. This is a resource with free piano lessons and printable scale charts for beginners. Let's get playing! Scales and chords. An easy way to start improvising on the piano is to play major scales together with the chords that use the same notes. To explain further: you can for example play chords like C, Em, F, G together with the C major scale. Preferable you play the chords with your left hand and notes from the scale with your right. Learn How To Play The A Flat Major Scale On Piano! Using your fifth finger and your thumb, hit the B flat and C notes. With your thumb on the C note, cross your fourth finger over to the D flat. Play the next notes in order, finger after finger, until your thumb lands on the G. From there simply cross your index finger over to hit the final Aflat. Coming back is just the opposite. A piano chord is a set of two or more notes played together at the same time. These aren’t just random notes played together, though. These are notes that go well together (sound harmonious together). It should be fairly easy to learn how to play piano chords, especially if you’ve memorized your piano scales in the previous section.
The piano scale charts show you exactly how the scales look like on the piano keyboard. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. When learning a new piano piece it is important to learn the piano music notes as soon as possible. Now that we know the notes that form the G major scale, we shall now take a look at the correct fingering. Sit properly at the piano.
Method 1. Then play A with the second finger. Already answered Not a question Bad question Other. Use the second and third fingers for D flat and E flat, respectively. Edit Related wikiHows.