Finding the key:
This key signature has one sharp, F#. Go up one-half step. That is the key; G.
Study and play the G Major scale . Say the pattern of steps as you play.
Right hand fingering: 1,2,3,(thumb under) 1,2,3,4,5.
Left hand fingering: 5,4,3,2,1,(third finger over) 3,2,1.
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