Step 1: INTRO TO PIANO
Discover the greatness of piano and music through tons of fun activities. Students will learn the fundamentals of playing the piano; good posture, note names, white keys and black keys, position of the hand, and more. This is the first part of a four-course series.
Step 2: BEGINNER 1
This is the second part of a four-course series. Students will learn more notes to play a simple molodies on right and left hand separately. In addition, students will have variety of hand exercises to play with both right and left hand. Students contiue to learn basics of music theories, such as dynamics, rhythm, and musical alphabets through fun musical activities.
Please note that Introduction and Beginner 1 are combined for Fall 2019 only.
Step 3: BEGINNER 2
This is the third part of a four-course series. In addition to brush up the basics on how to play the piano and the foundation for understanding music concepts learned in introduction and beginner 1, students will learn a simple piece and get ready for a group performance.
Step 4: BEGINNER 3
This is the last part of a four-course series and will be offered in Spring 2020 semester.
Any young piano players who has an experience are welcome to join at anytime (Subject to availability).
A binder and note.
Group class policy:
We highly recommended that a parent or guardian be present in the class.
No refunds will be issued after the first class.
All refunds are subject to a $25 administration fee.
No make up lessons is available for this class.
Minimum: 3 students
Maximum: 6 students
She was born in Toyota City, Aichi Japan. Started playing the violin at the age of 3. After graduating from Sugiyamajogakuen Senior High School, she attended Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music, graduated with a Bachelor Degree of Fine Arts and Instrumental Music. After graduation, Michi completed one additional year of Post Undergraduate Studies at Aichi Prefectural University of Fine Arts and Music majoring in Violin Research.
During this period of time, Michi became a member of the Aichi Chamber Orchestra. In 2008, Michi moved to New York to continue her musical studies at the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music where she studied with Junior Mance. Upon graduating from the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music, Michi became a permanent member of the Junior Mance Trio and has toured with him extensively throughout the world.