Names of the Piano Keys: Keyboard Layout

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There are twelve different physical piano keys…

seven white & five black…

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Notice that the black keys come in groups of 2s and 3s…. and that this pattern repeats itself all the way up and down the keyboard…

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By the way, if you ever wondered how important the black keys are, just imagine trying to play a keyboard that looks like this:

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Learn more… Names of the Piano Keys: Naturals

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