MUSC 158 : Beginning Piano
This course is designed for the beginning student with little or no keyboard experience. Students will become proficient in note reading by interval and note name, rhythm/rest values, and use of chords in C, G and F. Maximum enrollment, 8 students. (E)
Permission of instructor.
- Note reading by interval and note name.
- Rhythm/rest values.
- Technique and hand position in major/minor keys.
- Use of primary chords in C, G and F.
- Additionally, students will receive an overview in music history, including the style periods: Baroque, Classical, Romantic, and Contemporary, and the primary composers of these eras.