Keyboard Lesson 6: Octaves and 8va Notations

Octaves, 8va notations, and Channa Mereya


Octaves play a very significant role in music. They decide the mood and impact of a song. Here we are going to learn about octaves, registers, and the relation between octaves and frequency. We are also going to learn 8va notation playing which is a very important technique of advance keyboard playing. And with this 8va notation we are going to play the beautiful song 'Channa mereya'.


Music has been infusing joy into our lives since time immemorial. From the beautiful sounds of nature to the songs we hear on our phones, music is all around us! Soor Malhar aims to provide quality music lessons that will enable music learners across the globe to create the joy for themselves and others alike. Come, let's feel the magic of melodies!

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