How To Play The First Noel – Easy Piano Tutorial

Social:

In this easy piano tutorial (for beginners), you will learn how to play the Christmas song, The First Noel. Actually, there are three tutorials to choose from. In the first tutorial, we take a look at the melody only. You will learn how to play the melody of The first Noel with your right hand. In the second video tutorial, you will learn how to play the melody of the song, as well as a very easy one note at a time left hand part. In video three, you will learn how to play the melody, as well as very simple major chords.

Start by learning the melody or right hand part, then after you’re fairly good at it, learn either the simple left hand part or the chords. This is a very easy song to play and is great for beginners.

The notes and chords for this piano tutorial can all be found lower down this page. Watch the videos then check out the notes and chords.

Take your piano playing to the next level. Click here to learn about my piano and music theory courses.

Here’s video 1.

Video 1 – The First Noel Easy Piano Tutorial For Beginners – Right Hand (Melody)

In this tutorial, you will learn how to play the melody of the Christmas song, The First Noel.

Right Hand Notes (Melody)

Here are the notes to be played with your right hand.

E D C D E F G
A B C B A G
A B C B A G
A B C G F E

E D C D E F G
A B C B A G
A B C B A G
A B C G F E

E D C D E F G
C B A B C D E
C B A G A B C G F E

Here’s  video 2.

Video 2 – The First Noel Easy Piano Tutorial (Left and Right Hand Parts)

In this tutorial, you will learn how to play easy left and right hand parts for the Christmas carol, The First Noel.

Left Hand Notes

Play the following notes with your left hand, while playing the melody of the song. Be sure to watch the video so you know where each of them come in.

C G C F C C F C C G C
C G C F C C F C C G C
C G F C C F C C G C

Video 3 – How To Play Piano Chords and Melody For The Christmas Song, The First Noel

In this video, you will learn how to play melody plus chords.

Chords

I’ve kept it very simple for the beginner. Only three major chords are used. These chords are C major, F major and G major, the three primary chords or I IV V chords in the key of C major. Here’s the chord progression:

C G C F C C F C C G C
C G C F C C F C C G C
C G F C C F C C G C

Chord Notes

What are the notes of each chord? For the benefit of the beginner, the notes of the C major chord are C, E and G. The notes of the F major chord are F, A and C. The notes of the G major chord are G, B and D.

This is how I am playing them in the video.

C-E-G  B-D-G  C-E-G  C-F-A  C-E-G
C-E-G  C-F-A  C-E-G  C-E-G  B-D-G  C-E-G
C-E-G  B-D-G  C-F-A  C-E-G

Thank you for checking out this page as well as the videos. I trust that you found the tutorial(s) very useful. If you’re new to the piano, you may want to take your playing to another level by checking out some of my courses. Click here to learn about my piano and music theory courses. They will help you tremendously. All the best.

Comments

comments