Resourcesfor pianists

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ABRSM Grade 1 Scales Book

A study guide for Scales and Arpeggios for ABRSM Grade 1 piano exams. 16 page pdf (A4).

ABRSM Grade 2 Scales Book

A study guide for Scales and Arpeggios for ABRSM Grade 2 piano exams. 19 page pdf (A4).

ABRSM Grade 1 exam scale rota

A practice rota for ABRSM Grade 1 piano scales and arpeggios. A single page pdf (A4).

ABRSM Grade 2 exam scale rota

A practice rota for ABRSM Grade 2 piano scales and arpeggios. A single page pdf (A4).

ABRSM Grade 3 exam scale rota

A practice rota for ABRSM Grade 3 piano scales and arpeggios. A single page pdf (A4).

ABRSM Grade 4 exam scale rota

A practice rota for ABRSM Grade 4 piano scales and arpeggios. A single page pdf (A4).

ABRSM Grade 5 exam scale rota

A practice rota for ABRSM Grade 5 piano scales and arpeggios. A single page pdf (A4).

Difficult scales for ABRSM Grade 5

Note names for difficult scales for ABRSM Grade 5 piano, (harmonic minors that start on black notes + f minor) for rote learning. Two pages of A4, pdf.

Note names for beginners

Treble and Bass clef charts of note names - 4 to a page of A4. A single page pdf.

Keyboard for beginners

The Keyboard for Learners is an A3 document - printing onto A3 at 100% should give you a full-size replica of a couple of octaves of a piano keyboard. I trim this so that I can slide it between the end of the keys and the fingerboard on the piano.

Hanon Diminished 7th study

Section 1 of a course of study of Diminished and Dominant 7ths for ABRSM Grade 8 pianists. 2 page pdf (A4)

Diminished 7th practice guide

Section 2 of a course of study of Diminished and Dominant 7ths for ABRSM Grade 8 pianists. 2 page pdf (A4)

Dominant 7th practice guide

Section 3 of a course of study of Diminished and Dominant 7ths for ABRSM Grade 8 pianists. 2 page pdf (A4)

Fioriture in Chopin Nocturnes by Frank Merrick

A table of the fioriture (fast florid passages) in Chopin Nocturnes, with an interpretation by Frank Merrick of how to play them, from the old Novello edition. 3 page pdf (A4).

Basic Music Theory for Pianists

4 page pdf (A4)