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Learn notes, chords, rhythm & read chord charts. Easy to follow, concise, step-by-step keyboard lessons for beginners.

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Learn at your own pace, accessible from your favorite devices

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On-Demand Video Lectures

Brand new to the piano?

This course is for you!

Welcome Beginners!

By the end of this course, you will be able to play easy worship songs like Cornerstone (Hillsong) on the piano / keyboard. You will be learning the the technique and music theory required to play easy worship songs through my step-by-step, easy to follow method.


You will learn how to:

  • Name notes on the Piano

  • Master Sharps and Flats on the Piano

  • Play Intervals and Basic Chords

  • Read and Play from Lead Sheets

  • Play Cornerstone from Hillsong

  • Play with Both Hands Together

  • Learn the Fundamentals of Rhythm and Counting


Join over 2,800+ students worldwide

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Hi! I'm Rio Watanabe

Pianist. Worshiper. MMus.

Hi! I'm a pianist & educator based in the Netherlands. I'm a passionate worship musician with over 10 years of teaching experience and over 2,700 students around the world. I'm excited to be sharing my knowledge and skills with you!

Your Instructor


How is this Course Structured?

This course has 2 components: 

Music Theory + Hands-On Practice Activity Lessons.

(In the Hands-On Practice Lessons, will learn the technique on how you can learn & play chords faster, and more efficiently.)


Who are the courses for?

If you are a complete beginner, or have taken few lessons online or in person, my courses are for you! You will learn starting from the very basics.

Can I access the lessons anywhere in the world?

Yes, absolutely! As long as you have access to the internet, and live in a county where Skillshare is available, you can have access to my lessons 24/7.

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