Fee: $20 book purchase and student provided head-set

Learning Recommendations: No prior piano experience necessary.

General Description: This is a semester-long course for the BEGINNING pianist. The class will focus on reading music, building chords, and playing songs. Ear training and improvisation will also be included.

Content: Music reading skills, including melody, chords, and rhythm. Technical work on piano will include scales and finger exercises. Ear training will include interval recognition, major/minor, and additional music theory.

Strategies:

  • Full hands-on practice on own keyboard
  • Rehearsal and recitals
  • Reading of music

 Equipment to be provided by student: Head-set (ear buds)