What is E-Z Notes?

E-Z Notes makes learning music fun and easy by reinforcing the basics beyond the printed page. E-Z Notes products are designed for learning:

  • Note Reading
  • Scales
  • Chords
  • Sight Reading
  • Intervals
  • Key Signatures
  • Ear Training
  • And More!

Why use E-Z Notes?

E-Z Notes helps teachers save time and energy, and most importantly, achieve significantly better results. Students have fun and grasp music concepts instantly. Due to its versatility, E-Z Notes can be tailored for usage in general music programs, private studios, home schools, music camps and pedagogy programs.

How can I find more ways to use E-Z Notes products?

Lucy Chu is available to meet your group and present a workshop with product demonstration and hands-on participation. Please contact her if interested.

Are E-Z Notes products appropriate for music students of all ages?

Yes. E-Z Notes is especially useful for early elementary students learning basic music skills, and young or adult beginner/intermediate students seeking music reading, rhythmic and theory skills.

Is E-Z Notes another ‘method’ of teaching?

No. E-Z Notes is an essential supplement to all the music method books available today.

Who is Lucy Chu?


E-Z Notes was created 1989 and managed by three generations of pianists and educators!  Lucy Chu is a recognized piano teacher and music educator with more than 60 years of teaching experience.  E-Z Notes is highly-regarded and endorsed by major composers and pedagogues.  A native of Shanghai, Lucy received music performance degrees from Indiana University and continued her studies at the Juilliard and Mannes Schools of Music. 

Lucy’s daughter, Laura Chu Stokes NCTM has also taught private, partner and group lessons in her independent studio and at Appalachian State University. Laura has worked with her mother since graduating from Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music. She and her daughter, Kasey Stokes — a graduate in piano performance from the College-Conservatory of Music/University of Cincinnati and current Brand Ambassador at Steinway Hall — handle daily operations and marketing of E-Z Notes.