SUNDAY, October 13, 2019
I am only showing these in the 7 white keys. A white key is a set of 8 notes, including the octave, that is a major scale, and the first note in the key has to also be a white key.
Two different meanings of “key”…
A key can be 8 notes in a scale, such as the key of C, which has C D E F G A B C.
A key can also be one of the white things we press. There are 88 of them on a standard piano or keyboard.
Here I am talking about the set of 8 notes that makes up a key.
All students should read through these chords in the 7 white keys. But ASAP that same student should play these chords by memory, be able to hear them, and then transpose them to 5 more black keys, named as such because black keys start with a black note.