This month, we will be exploring chord symbols and lead sheet playing using a song that is perfect for Thanksgiving: "Simple Gifts." Keep reading for two free lead sheets (easy and intermediate level) that you can use with your students this month!
Want to do more chord-building practice with your students this month? Check out my other free chord resources:
- Chord Group Chart: the 12 major chords, grouped by shape
- 2 Minute Teaching Tip video: how to help students quickly identify the inversion and root of any triad
- Chords and Inversions worksheet: practice identifying the name and inversion of each chord
Looking for more lead sheet practice for your students? Check out this blog post to see more easy holiday lead sheets, as well as a few of my favorite sites for free lead sheets.
When do you introduce chord symbols and lead sheet playing to your students? I would love to hear your thoughts in the comments!