Keyboard Geography

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The Goal: Learning how the piano keyboard is set up and be able to identify any note on the keyboard.

The acoustic piano keyboard has a pattern of 88 black and white keys. Some keyboards may have less keys but they all function the same way.

The black keys are grouped in sets of twos and threes.

Tones sound higher as you move up (to the right) on the keyboard.
Tones sound lower as you move down (to the left) on the keyboard.


Keyboard Geography


The Musical Alphabet can easily be found on the white keys on the keyboard: A B C D E F G
The same seven keys, A B C D E F G, are repeated all the way up the keyboard.

Keyboard Geography


Identify Note on Keyboard

name the note quiz