The Hands are the main students learning to play piano with the help of the characters below and meeting the Friends.
A very goofy right hand.
A very serious left hand.
Teaches the Hands piano.
Teaches the Hands rhythm via pizzas from Luigi’s Pizzeria.
He is a monkey menace until Level 3 where he becomes Monkey Lawyer who helps Teacher explain all the music rules.
Every note on the music staff is turned into a Friend. The Hands meet each Friend, one by one, introduced by the Teacher. They have distinct personalities and characteristics that help the Hands (and kids!) remember them.
In Level 1, kids meet nine friends…
Fit Fred is on the line that goes in between the dots.
She is stuck in the top space because of the Alien.
The Alien’s mouth is on the top line.
Sits on top of the bass staff.
Is the only note with a line for C and CC to ride on.
Hangs onto Elfee-E’s line trying not to fall down.
Wants to be first. He is on the first line.
Is in the first space.
Lives 2 lines up… that is why you count 1.. 2.. Go Green!
In Level 2, kids meet…
Sad C is so sad because everybody forgets him.
Divid by D
Divided by D divides the bass staff in half.
Evil E hides in between the spaces, trying to mess you up.
In Level 3, kids meet…
Artsy A loves to paint all spaces, that’s why she lives in a space.
B-Tween is growing up, he’s not a kid and he’s not a teen, he’s a tween.
Happy C is so happy, the exact opposite of Sad C.
Dudette is super strong, climbing up the lines.