I know nothing about music.
First you need to learn your ABCs. Download a free pamphlet that gives you this basic information. The pamphlet is in PDF format, so you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to use it. You can read it on screen, or better yet, print it out so you can read it at the piano. Suggested reading time: 30 minutes. Check the box for the free pamphlet, How to Read Music Notation in Just 30 Minutes. Download now.
Extra: Go to our Product Catalog and order our CD program Music Reading for Hopelessly Busy People. Learn by listening.