Hand Positioning for the KB/Piano

Hand positioning when playing the keyboard is important to avoid injury.

The best way to understand the hand shape is to relax your hand by your side (natural position) and then lift your elbow up to a 90 degree angle in the same position. 

Look at the diagram on the right. Notice the fingertips. Try to retain this shape while being relax when practising for developing good habits in your keyboard or piano playing.