Course DescriptionBegin your piano journey in a fun-filled group instruction setting! Using the highly regarded Faber Accelerated Piano Adventures Lesson and Theory books 1 for older beginners, students will focus on learning the key names, beginning music notation and staff reading, finger exercises, and playing short songs on the piano. Instruction includes group activities and individual attention in our state-of-the-art Yamaha Clavinova keyboard lab. Students must have an instrument at home for daily practice. Materials purchased separately.
We encourage you to join our Piano Preparatory Program which runs during the school year, please see below for more details:
All students taking private lessons for the first time must fill out the application included on this page. Once you're registered, our Piano Facilitator will get in touch with you regarding times, days and dates of the group portion of the program. Your instructor meanwhile will coordinate with you regarding private lessons.
All private lessons are held at Harper College's main campus.
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Private Lessons / Instruments Offered for Ages 5-17:
Ages 5-8: Piano, Suzuki piano, orchestral percussion, violin, Suzuki violin, cello, double bass*, guitar (including electric*), jazz guitar, ukulele, banjo*, jazz piano, mandolin, drums, fiddle, voice*, and hand drum.
Ages 9-10: All of the above plus accordion, flute, clarinet, trumpet, double bass, Indian Tabla, harmonica and oud*.
Ages 11-17: All of the above plus viola, oboe, saxophone, bassoon, trombone, French horn, voice, euphonium, and tuba.
Ages 17+ All of the above
*Some instruments require that we meet with younger children for assessment.
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LMY0020 - YOUTH MUSIC LESSONS: PIANO - 45 MINUTES-8 WEEKS
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For further information about private lessons click here for more details.
The Group Piano for Beginners I (Ages 9-12) course is not currently open for enrollment, but we can arrange for any number of lessons you would like, click here for more information or contact Issa Boulos at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you’re a new student wanting to register for private lessons click here to fill out the new student form. If you would like us to notify you when enrollment opens, click and on the Request Information button below.
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