Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination

Here are a series of simple five note studies that are a great way to develop both independence of and coordination between your left and right sides. It may seem very hard at first, but don't give up. You will master these if you persevere! This is also a great study in technique and dynamics and articulation. If you are not sure how to play loud/soft or legato/staccato, go to: Piano Technique Fundamentals



Both Hands Legato, Medium Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Both Hands Legato, Right Hand Loud, Left Hand Soft

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Both Hands Legato, Right Hand Soft, Left Hand Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Both Hands Staccato, Medium Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Both Hands Staccato, Right Hand Loud, Left Hand Soft

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Both Hands Staccato, Right Hand Soft, Left Hand Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Right Hand Staccato, Left Hand Legato, Medium Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Right Hand Staccato & Loud, Left Hand Legato & Soft

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Right Hand Staccato & Soft, Left Hand Legato & Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Right Hand Legato, Left Hand Staccato, Medium Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Right Hand Legato & Loud, Left Hand Staccato & Soft

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination


Right Hand Legato & Soft, Left Hand Staccato & Loud

Piano Technique: Independence & Coordination