This course has been cancelled.This class is designed for students with no experience with the piano. Basic piano technique and music notation will be taught in a nonjudgmental and encouraging environment.
Learn to play easy classical and popular songs, sight-reading, improvisation to accompany melodies and more! Build keyboard skills through note-reading, ear training, playing by ear, improvising, transposing and individual and ensemble playing. Plus, hang out at the keyboard with other adults – like you – who have decided it’s finally time to tickle those ivories. Access to a piano is required.
Students should purchase:
- Adult Piano Adventures by Nancy and Randall Faber (Piano Adventures Publishing)
- and First 15 Lessons – Piano - A Beginner's Guide, Featuring Step-By-Step Lessons with Audio, Video, and Popular Songs! Piano Instruction (00252000) by Hal Leonard
Next steps:Continuing Piano for Adult (spring term) or Individual Instruction lessons.
Other Course Category
Room 213 - Piano Lab at MacPhail Center for Music - Mpls