We hold the opinion that everyone should learn some form of music in their lifetime, the piano being the best one of them all. And the simplest way to start up is to learn some easy and fun to play songs that you can enjoy.
It is certain that once you get to learn the basics of playing the piano, your mind is all set to try out a few piano songs. There are many different types of songs that are really easy for a novice pianist or keyboardist to play.
These simple songs contain easy-to-play notations which are very useful in getting a fair idea of how advanced chords and songs can be. After your music teacher realizes that you have got all required knowledge to play a particular song, he himself may suggest some good piano songs.
Easy Piano Songs
Amazing Grace - John Newton Right Here Waiting - Richard Marx Silent Night Bleeding Love - Leona Lewis We Wish You a Merry Christmas Who Do You Think You Are? - Spice Girls Umbrella - Rihanna The Emperor Waltz Don't Know Why - Norah Jones Hit The Road Jack - Ray Charles That's Life - Frank Sinatra Fur Elise - Beethoven
Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley Lullaby (Cradle Song) - Johannes Brahms Dancing Queen - ABBA The Voice Within - Christina Aguilera He's Got The Whole World In His Hands Yellow - Coldplay I Should Be So Lucky - Kylie Minogue Yellow Submarine - The Beatles Sweet Low, Sweet Chariot I Will Survive - Gloria Gaynor Your Song - Elton John Don't Speak - No Doubt
You Light Up My Life - Kasey Cisyk The Way We Were - Barbra Streisand Breathe No More - Evanescence Ave Maria - Franz Schuber When I Fall in Love - Celine Dion The Wedding March My Heart Will Go On - Celine Dion What a Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Easy Piano Songs for Kids
The best idea for teaching kids to use notes and chords on a song is to make them play the children's poems that they normally learn in school. In such a manner, they will learn piano basics and lessons in an enjoyable way.
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star Baa Baa Black Sheep London Bridge Mary Had a Little Lamb Yankee Doodle Row, Row Row your Boat Jingle Bells Jolly Old Saint Nicholas Hot Cross Buns Ode to Joy
A majority of people and kids directly try to play piano songs without getting to know the fundamentals of playing the piano. By doing so, they may learn to play that particular song well, but do not get the basic understanding of playing the piano that is required to play other songs too.
Therefore, before experimenting with few of these piano songs to play, it is recommended to take some piano lessons.
After you have learned the basics of playing the piano, do not rush to play a song with both hands. First get acquainted to the single notes with your right hand, and after you get a hold of them, you can try chording techniques with the left hand.
This is just a small list of simple piano songs that can be played after you learn piano chords, notes, and scales. Hope you enjoy playing these songs with learning a lot from their tones.