Is it an F sharp or a G flat?

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Hello fellow piano players. Today I'm going to answer a question that I get asked a lot during my lessons and I'm going to answer it, I'm I'm going to try to answer it in a very…

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What do we have left?

Well, memories. That's what!


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What happened was...

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Do you know what?

I'm leaving it all behind!


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