Learn How to Play Piano and Violin – Some Basic Tips

In this article I will reveal some hot basic tips for everyone who wants to learn how to play piano or violin. By following these tips you will be able to learn music melodies, notes and play according to music patterns.

It is true that many people like music and as a result of this fact they want to learn how to play music instruments. It is generally admitted that piano and violin are the most preferable instruments all over the world. Mind you, that according to recent surveys millions of students across the world started having piano or violin lessons. It is also known that there are many people who don’t have enough money so that they start these lessons in a private music school. We have heard your prayers and decided to write this article to guide you on how to learn piano or violin.

Generally-speaking, we all know that piano and violin as instruments have some notes that we have to learn and play with. To help you with this new and strange work we have the following steps (stages) that you must follow so that you can achieve the best results.

Step 1: Self-confidence and patience

We know that learning a new instrument without a music teacher is a bit difficult. To fight this, you must really believe in yourself. Then everything will turn out fine. You should stop saying phrases like “I can’t”. There is no such phrase as “I can’t”. Convince yourself that this work requires patience. In order to succeed you should be full of confidence and very patient. Then you will be able to move on to the actual learning of the instrument.

Step 2: Notes, piano keyboard and violin chords

It is true that if you want to play piano or violin you should learn their notes. As for the piano, there are notes that are related to the keyboard buttons of the piano and as for the violin, we have the same condition, the notes are related to the violin chords.

So, when you start learning you should play one note after the other for a few days. Practice is the only way that can offer you the best knowledge of the notes. But how will you play the notes?

As far as the piano is concerned try to press all the keyboard buttons and hear the sound of each one of them. Do it a few times to familiarize yourself with the sounds. This is what you should really do in order to learn the notes. As for the violin try to play with the chords. In the same condition, play with the chords and hear the different sounds of them. If you have acquired good knowledge of the notes, then you can go on with the next step.

Step 3: Music patterns.

You should find a music pattern (don’t ask what it is, you can find many on the web or buy from your local music store) and try to play melodies according to it. There are many music patterns that offer a significant amount of different melodies. Since you know the notes and the piano keyboard or the violin chords, now you can play a simple melody on a step-by-step manner for several days and then you can move on to some more complicated melodies.

To summarize, here’s what you need in order to learn how to play piano or violin: Self-confidence and patience, good knowledge of the notes, ability to follow a music pattern.

I suppose that these stages will help everyone who wants to learn how to play piano or violin. It is true that it is not easy to offer the whole knowledge of playing music instruments in a short article. However, these tips will offer a special help to everyone so that he/she can start playing these instruments or any instrument. It is obvious, that even if there are many tips and books, the best teacher is always practice. Also don’t forget that your self-esteem and self-confidence could work wonders as your guide when you want to learn how to play piano or violin.