Are you interested in learning how to play the piano? This skill will build up the skills for any novice looking to get started. Level 1 - Free Music Lessons! Say "Teach Me a Music Lesson" and your Alexa will walk you through basics of hand position, and how to get started playing the musical scale. Level 2 - Basic Note Recognition Say "Start Beginner Note Drill" and you can then get your hands set, then practice hearing individual notes, and trying to find them on a keyboard. This is the first step towards understanding music. Level 3 - Learn your first Song Once you understand the notes, start with a basic song. Say "Teach Me Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" and the skill will walk through each note required to play. Level 4 - Play a Duet with Alexa Once you have mastered the sections, see if you can play the entire song along with Alexa in a duet. Just say "Duet for Twinkle Twinkle Little Star" and see if you can keep up and play all of the notes. Music Teacher can currently teach you more than a dozen different songs. For a complete list, say "List Available Songs" and it will provide the full list. A few examples to get started (beginner level) are - - Twinkle Twinkle Little Star - Old MacDonald's Farm - Mary Had a Little Lamb - London Bridge is Falling Down - Happy Birthday Ready for the next level? Here are some with more difficulty. - Ode to Joy (Ludwig Van Beethoven) - Minuet in G (Johann Sebastian Bach) - Star Spangled Banner - Go Tell it on the Mountain - Fur Elise (Ludwig Van Beethoven) Go ahead and try it now!
December 21st 2016