chromatic scale on the piano

Learn the first steps to applying the IFR method to the piano, and begin enjoying the piano as a natural part of your music practice.

drawing of Eb major scale on the piano keyboard

In this lesson I show you how to visualize the major scale anywhere on the piano keyboard so that you can improvise freely in all 12 keys.

happy piano player

Can you give any advice about technique and the correct hand shapes when doing IFR Exercises 1 and 2 (and 3 when I get to it)? I'm keen to ensure that I'm using my fingers and hands in the correct way.

electric keyboard player

Your method is a great help to me but I feel limited with my left hand. For example if I am playing a block chord with notes 1357 in my right hand, what could I play with my left hand as a bass?