Piano Lab I (MIN2232.02, section 2)

Joan Forsyth

The goals of this course are to gain ease and dexterity at the keyboard, developing a confident piano technique and the skill of reading musical notation. Students will learn a basic repertoire of scales and chords. They will use the chords in improvisation and harmonization of melodies. In addition they will explore a repertoire that utilizes the musical components covered in each unit of the assigned text, and learn to perform selected compositions.


Learning Outcomes:
Gain ease and dexterity at the keyboard, developing a confident piano technique
Learn to read musical notation
Learn a basic repertoire of scales and chords
. Learn to improvise in different styles.
Harmonize melodies
Learn and perform a musical composition from a notated score


Delivery Method: Fully in-person
Course Level: 2000-level
Credits: 2
Tu 2:10PM - 4:00PM (Full-term)
Maximum Enrollment: 6
Course Frequency: Every Term

Categories: All courses , Instrumental Study , Fully In-Person
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