- Follow the step-by-step process to learn the melody of any song
- Discover techniques for pitch recognition
- Internalize your sense of melody
- Connect your voice and ears to find notes on any instrument
- Learn how to find and play a melody by ear
- Discover octaves and their function
- Learn and play popular songs without reading music
- Introduction to playing songs in different keys
- This course is a taken from a section of my course "Play Music by Ear- From Beginner to Fluency"
- It helps to have a smart phone but not necessary
- a piano or electronic keyboard is prefered, but any musical instrument will work
- The names of the notes on a keyboard
- How to find notes on an instrument using their ears
- How to tell between high and low notes
- Techniques for listening to a song to help discover the melody
- How to play a song in different keys
Michael Emenau - Is the creator of the award winning children's music education /ear training APP "EASY MUSIC". Since its release in 2016 EASY MUSIC (140,000+ paid downloads) has been selected as:
· “iTunes Editor’s Choice “Best New APP” (iTunes/App Store Worldwide)
· “Top 10 Apps of 2016” (iTunes/App Store Worldwide, all categories)
· "Parents Choice -Silver Award"
· "Tech with Kids - Best APP"
· “Must Buy” - Good APP Guide
Michael has extensive experience as a piano, drum and vibraphone teacher, as well as, a content developer and blogger for NY based electronic music school DubSpot.
He has worked professionally as a musician, composer, producer, and arranger for 25+ years, playing such diverse genres as, Jazz, Rock, Salsa, Electronica, Country, Hindustani, Baroque, Klezmer and Orchestral music. During this time he has recorded on over 150 CD’s, composed music for 7 films, toured internationally, and lived on 3 continents. As a recording artist he has released a series of highly acclaimed solo CD’s on the boutique record labels Hearts of Space, Daikini, Lucky Bear and Six Degree’s records.
Currently Michael is part of the world-touring ensemble “The Triplets of Belleville” with Oscar nominated composer Benôit Charest. He also is leading his own touring group “SUSSEX”, which blends Americana, Roots, and ragtime music.