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Beginner Piano: Learn to Play by Ear With Suzuki Method!

Dr. Andrew Lai
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(10)
In this course we will focus on book one of The Suzuki Method. Students will learn to listen to what they play and eventually be able to play notes without the aid of sheet music.

Class experience

Week of <4-7>:  Students will be learining the Different Keys of the Piano
Week of <4-14>:  Students will become familiar with Staff Notation
Week of <4-21>:  Students will apply their previous knowledge to play Simple Melodies
Week of <4-28>:  Students will begin to play familiar pieces by ear recognition
Dr. Lai is one of the few experts who teaches the Suzuki Method of Piano in North America.  He was classically trained at the University of Western Ontario in Canada and Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland Ohio, however later discovered that the Suzuki method produces better results in a much shorter amount of time.  He believes that learning music should be enjoyable versus tedious. 
Homework Offered
Practicing the material, at least half an hour each day is recommended.
2 - 4 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Students will be evaluated on their ability to learn the current pieces.
Grades Offered
The Suzuki Method book one for piano can be purchased at: https://www.amazon.com/Suzuki-Piano-School-International-Vol/dp/0739054473/ref=mp_s_a_1_1?crid=36NSVXI7UZC5A&keywords=suzuki+method+piano+book+1&qid=1674502132&sprefix=suzuki+method+piano%2Caps%2C225&sr=8-1
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(10)
Dr. Lai studied performance piano at the University of Western Ontario.  His expertise is in teaching the Suzuki Method of Piano.  It allows students young and old to begin performing beautiful piano within a very short time.  Dr. Lai is one of... 
Group Class


1x per week
30 min

Completed by 28 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 6-10
2-3 learners per class

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