How to play John Legend’s piano arrangement of “America The Beautiful”

Like many American football fans, I enjoyed watching the great, amazing, wonderful John Legend play and sing his version of America The Beautiful at Super Bowl XLIX. Legend is truly a class act: relaxed yet focused, cool yet expressive, classic yet contemporary.

I like his piano playing so much that I took a few minutes and made a video to show you how to play America The Beautiful just like he did. His unique arrangement combines elements of jazz, pop, r & b and gospel and works equally well solo and as a vocal accompaniment.

Here’s the video; I hope you enjoy learning it!
John Legend: America The Beautiful

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