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#1829105 - 01/21/12 02:39 PM Intro to prog piano playing
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Registered: 11/14/09
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Title say's it all.

Any advice in playing this type of music on piano.

Anyone on this forum play this type of music?

I have been listening to alot of genesis and yes lately and would love to play like those guys.

Douglas.

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#1829252 - 01/21/12 07:12 PM Re: Intro to prog piano playing [Re: basskid]
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What songs are you interested in emulating? I'm no pro at this so I can't offer you any concrete or specific advice. For me the best I can do is listen, listen, and again maybe listen again.
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#1829598 - 01/22/12 10:27 AM Re: Intro to prog piano playing [Re: basskid]
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I don't know really. I'm not that technically proficient at piano. I know most chords and inversions.

Maybe just learning a few common progressive rock chord progressions would help.

Songs like "watcher of the skies" by genesis is pretty cool.

Thanks for replying.

Douglas.

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#1831567 - 01/25/12 12:24 PM Re: Intro to prog piano playing [Re: basskid]
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The intro to Firth of fifth is pretty cool to play, i used to play that, but i don't remember how to anymore. It's good training for right hand arpeggios and left hand octaves.


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