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Buy the Yamaha Play For Keeps course book for Keyboard

Yamaha Play For Keeps

Grades 1-8 Available



Study using the world-famous Yamaha Method, utilising decades of education experience to get the most out of your Keyboard lessons from the very first lesson!

​"Sing us a song, you're the piano man"! Billy Joel knows the score and soon so will you! During grade 1 you will learn classic songs such as:

All About That Bass
Teenage Kicks
Somewhere Only We Know
Stay With Me
Price Tag
Mr Brightside
Lean On Me
Lazy Song
I'm A Believer
​Mad World

Play For Keeps is a 21st Century course for the 21st Century Keyboard player! With a unique blend of teaching both piano and electronic keyboard skills, this course will make you a versatile performer and able to communicate with other musicians confidently. Including a USB stick with backing tracks for every song, there are also many purpose written songs and exercises to help teach chords, scales and music theory knowledge. Talk about value for money!

Whether you are 9 or 90, Play For Keeps will have you enjoying both solo and band material from all genres. Pieces devised especially for this course sit alongside well known popular songs and the backing tracks provided will have you playing for hours and sounding great!

Once students have gone through the entire grades 1-8 they will be accomplished young contemporary musicians, with a great all round knowledge of their instrument and general music theory. With grade 6-8 being worth up to 30 UCAs points, it is plain to see that an education in music is valuable to any young student!

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