How to Practice Scales Properly on the Piano

To Practice Scales Properly on the piano these are the steps that you can follow to increase your confidence and your piano skills:

  1. Practice the Scale Slowly and Separately whilst lifting up both wrists and fingers.
  2. Practice the Scale in the 4 different dotted rhythms, slowly and separately whilst lifting up both wrists and fingers.
  3. Practice the Scale in the 4 different dotted rhythms, slowly and separately whilst lifting up both wrists and fingers.
  4. After this process, play the scale at the correct speed using the metronome speed according to the syllabus.
  5. Play the scale again at the correct speed, this time not using the metronome because this is what happens during examinations.

Bryan Ng | Head of Piano Education 
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