Group Piano Class

Classes for Children

Hey Mr. Mozart! Levels I & II

Beginning piano class for children ages 5 - 7
Katie Cross, Instructor
This course is designed to encourage confidence and enthusiasm in players ages 5 - 7 who are interested in learning to play the keyboard. The session will run for 12 weeks and classes will be 45 minutes each. Parent participation is essential to success at this level and parents will attend most sessions. Movement and games facilitate learning and access to our state-of-the-art keyboard lab inspires exploration and practice.

All students should have access to a piano for practice outside of class; daily practice ensures advancement in keyboard proficiency.

*Admittance into Hey Mr. Mozart! Level II without participation in Level I will be considered with an interview/evaluation and dependent on enrollment.

Cost:$132 for 12 classes plus $22 for lesson books and $15 registration fee
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Level ITime: 5:30 pm - 6:20 pm
Level II Time: 6:30 pm - 7:20 pm
Location: Piano Lab - Room 320 in the Kulas Musical Arts Building, 96 Front Street, Berea

Fall 2015 Schedule: Tuesdays beginning on September 8 and ending on December 8
(September 8 will be an orientation meeting with the teacher)
Classes: 9/8; 9/15; 9/22; 9/29; 10/6; 10/13; 10/20; 10/27; 11/3; 11/10; 11/17; ---; 12/1; 12/8
(No class on 11/24 Thanksgiving Week.)

Piano Brain Rush!

Beginning piano class for children ages 8 - 10
These courses are designed for older beginners, ages 8-10. Group games are an essential element in the learning process but the majority of class time is spent in the keyboard lab. Students will receive training to prepare them for private lessons, including piano technique, basic reading skills, some rhythmic and harmonic principles and some exposure to jazz and playing by ear. Practice at home is expected and parental involvement is encouraged.

All students should have access to a piano for practice outside of class; daily practice ensures advancement in keyboard proficiency.

Cost: $132 for 12 classes plus $22 for lesson books & $15 registration fee
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Level I Time: 12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
Level II Time: 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Location: Kulas Musical Arts Building, Piano Lab - Room 320

Fall 2015 Schedule: Saturdays beginning on September 12 and ending on December 5
Classes: 9/12; 9/19; 9/26; 10/3; 10/10; 10/17; 10/24; 10/31; 11/7; 11/14; 11/21; 12/5

Adult Classes

I Want to Play the Piano (Level I)

Adult Group Class for beginners
Adrienne O'Leary, Instructor
Adults CAN learn to play the piano, even those who've never learned to read music before. Studies have shown that adults who actively engage in learning new things enjoy good memory health, and the more complex the activity, the better for your brain! Here's a way to have fun, learn something new, give yourself enjoyment for years to come and it's good for you, too. Learn the important fundamentals of piano playing in a supportive environment with other adults.

**All students should have access to a piano for practice outside of class; daily practice ensures advancement in keyboard proficiency. Pencils are necessary at each class.

Cost: $144 for 12 classes, plus $20 for lesson books and $15 registration fee
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Level I Time: 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm
Location: Piano Lab 321 in the Kulas Musical Arts Building, 96 Front Street, Berea

Fall 2015 Schedule: Mondays beginning on September 14 and ending on December 7
Classes: 9/14; 9/21; 9/28; 10/5; 10/12; 10/19; 10/26; 11/2; 11/9; 11/16; ---; 11/30; 12/7
(No class on 11/23 Thanksgiving Week.)

Adult Piano Lab (Level II)

Intermediate Adult Group Class (Prerequisite: Piano Lab level I or previous private lessons)
Adrienne O'Leary, Instructor

Adults in a group setting can learn piano skills, music theory and performance technique. It is a relaxed learning environment among supportive adults from various professional and career backgrounds. Studies have shown that adults who actively engage in learning new things enjoy good memory health, and the more complex the activity, the better for your brain! All students should have access to a piano for practice outside of class; daily practice ensures advancement in keyboard proficiency. Pencils are necessary at each class.

**All students should have access to a piano for practice outside of class; daily practice ensures advancement in keyboard proficiency. Pencils are necessary at each class.

Cost: $144 for 12 classes, plus $20 for lesson books and $15 registration fee
Register and pay now!

Level II Time: 7:45 pm - 8:30 pm
Location: Piano Lab 321 in the Kulas Musical Arts Building, 96 Front Street, Berea

Fall 2015 Schedule: Mondays beginning on September 14 and ending on December 7
Classes: 9/14; 9/21; 9/28; 10/5; 10/12; 10/19; 10/26; 11/2; 11/9; 11/16; ---; 11/30; 12/7
(No class on 11/23 Thanksgiving Week.)