Playing the piano is an enjoyable, fun and fulfilling experience. At our studio from the first piano lesson we customize a program specifically for each student based on their ability, learning styles, musical goals and development. My piano lessons include elements of music theory, piano technique, ear-training, sight-reading, and music history. Our piano students are introduced to various musical genre, and play the pieces they love, from popular to classics.
At this level, students are taught technique, rhythm and to read music. The primary focus for the beginning student is to establish a musical foundation.
1 - Learn To Play Piano 2 - Proper Posture
3 - Proper Hand Posture 4 - Ear Training
7 - Counting Notes 8 - Nursery Rhymes
Usually after two years of playing a student progresses to the intermediate level. At this level students begin learning classical pieces and key style periods will be studied. Skills learned at this level include harmony, sight reading, ear training, and music theory. Listening and memorization skills are emphasized.
1 - How To Read Sheet Music
2 - Rhythm. basic counting to keep the tempo steady.
At the advanced level students have reached a level of independence. Most students choose their music selections representative of their sense of individuality as musicians.
1 - Learn advanced and extended chords 2 - Improvisation techniques
3 - Advanced Music Theory 4 - Advanced Technique
Tuition is due in advance at the first lesson of each month less. Books are included in the tuition, but purchase by the student may be required with more comprehensive editions.
30-minute weekly lesson - $120.00/month
45-minute weekly lesson - $160.00/month
60-minute weekly lesson - $190.00/month