London Bridge is Falling Down – easy letter notes for keyboard

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In this song we used chords (to play with the left hand). If you do not know how to play chords yet, you can try playing this melody with your right hand only, or learn how to play chords. We described it here: How to make chords?

About song and easy letter notes

Are you eager to dive into the world of music but feel overwhelmed by traditional note reading? Our piano learning book for adults and kids simplifies the process, making it fun and accessible for everyone. Among the treasures within is the classic nursery rhyme “London Bridge is Falling Down.” This piece is not only a cornerstone in cultural heritage but also an excellent starting point for those embarking on their musical journey. Composed in a simple yet captivating melody, the song dates back to the 17th century, though its origins might trace even further into history. The lyrics focus on the attempts to repair the iconic London Bridge, offering a glimpse into historical construction methods and materials. Its easy melody and repetitive structure make it a perfect piece for beginners to practice with our piano songbook with letters.

Delving into “London Bridge is Falling Down,” learners will discover a song that has transcended generations, captivating children and adults alike. The song belongs to a genre of traditional folk music, often sung as a round, which adds to its educational value when learning about harmony and melody interaction. Our piano book for beginners leverages keyboard stickers and letter notation, allowing you to play this timeless piece without prior musical knowledge. This approach not only demystifies the process of learning to play the piano but also enriches the experience by connecting you to a piece of cultural history. Whether you’re a parent looking for a piano songbook for kids or an adult taking your first step into music, this song, with its rich backstory and universal appeal, offers an enriching and enjoyable learning experience. So, grab your piano practice book and let the timeless melody of “London Bridge is Falling Down” guide you through your initial foray into the world of music.

London Bridge is Falling Down letter notes piano
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Some of the notes on our website contain the full version of the song, and some are excerpts, or for example the very beginning, chorus or verse, etc. Full versions of all the notes can be found in our books and e-books: SHOP.

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