Music

Beginning Piano Camp - Fun on the Keys!

In this 3-day piano camp, students will learn the basics of music and how to play simple songs on the black and white keys.
120 total reviews for this teacher
10 reviews for this class
Completed by 30 learners
Class

45 minutes

per class

3x per week

over 1 week

7-10

year olds

3-6

learners per class

per learner - per class

How does aMulti-Daycourse work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Jun 6

Jun 6 - Jun 9 (1 week)
Mo, We, Th
5:30pm - 6:15pm
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Description

Class Experience


Over the 3 classes, the following topics will be covered:

Day 1 :
* finger numbers
* names of the keys
* steps and skips 
* practice songs on the black keys 

Day 2:
* notes on the treble clef staff for C position
* note values 
* how notes can move on the staff
* practice songs on the white keys 

Day 3:
* combining note reading with reading steps/skips to play simple songs 
* add dynamics if time permits 

Students will not have required homework outside of class time, although practicing is highly encouraged. If students find some time to practice, they will have more time during class to ask questions and move onto more advanced songs.
A piano or keyboard is needed for this course, along with a laptop/tablet/phone set at a side angle so I can see the students' hands on the keys.
All music and handouts will be provided digitally. Students are encouraged however to find music that they are interested in learning.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
2 hours 15 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.

Teacher

Julie Schmidt Piano Teacher
120 total reviews
118 completed classes

About Me

Hello! My name is Julie Schmidt and I have 16 years of experience teaching individual and group piano lessons. Also, I have been playing and studying the piano for 35 years while earning a MS in Education. Music is definitely my passion. My... 
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