Piano Level 1 - Part 5
In this 6-week course learners will work through units 7-9 in a purchased piano book, playing songs with both hands and focusing on tonic and dominant chords.
year old learners
learners per class
$10 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 6 weeks
25 minutes per class
This course consists of 6 "traditional-style" piano lessons based on the book Faber Piano Adventures Level 1. Each learner will need a copy of this book for the class. Throughout this course learners will focus on chords. Learners will be presented with visuals of the songs as well as a keyboard visual to facilitate understanding throughout the lesson. During each class, learners will review previous songs and terms, learn new songs, and demonstrate good piano playing technique. Learners...
The learner will read and play notes on the treble staff and bass staff. The learner will identify and play chords. National Music Standards *MU:Pr4.2.6b When analyzing selected music, read and identify by name or function standard symbols for rhythm, pitch, articulation, and dynamics. *MU:Pr6.1.5a Perform music, alone or with others, with expression, technical accuracy, and appropriate interpretation.
Learners should practice between each lesson to be prepared for the next week. Homework assignments will be given at the end of each class.
Learners must purchase their own copies of Faber Piano Adventures Level 1 book which can be found through several vendors. https://pianoadventures.com/publications/piano-adventures-level-1-lesson-book-2nd-edition/ Learners also need a pencil to make notations in their books throughout class.
Learners will be informally assessed on demonstration of basic piano skills and music theory. Learners can self-assess as they practice at home.
25 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.