Summer Youth Piano Lab!

$188 ($178 members) · 55 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks · 7 year(s)

For experienced players. Becoming confident readers of music on the grand staff, uncover the amazing world of piano! Creative piano challenges will motivate and inspire young players to make their own music. Discover what you can create! Deconstruct chords, learn the rules of key signatures, know the feeling of various time signatures, and master music notation. Uncover the music of a rock guitar chart, a familiar pop music song, 12-bar Blues, or your own composition. Each week, add new songs to your songbag! With the guidance of an accomplished pianist giving personalized instruction, you’ll progress at your own pace on piano assignments just for you. To begin this class, you must be able to independently read music on the grand staff.

In Summer Youth Piano, you’ll build confidence in your musicality as you improve your understanding of music theory, note reading, and piano technique - making playing the piano meaningful and even easier. Become an independent, motivated player and learn to love playing the piano!

Prerequisites

For experienced players. Students must know how to read music and have completed Piano: 6 & 7 years, Youth Piano Lab - Introduction, Youth Piano Lab - 1 , or Youth Piano Lab - 2.

Special Info

For experienced players. Students must know how to read music and have completed Piano: 6 & 7 years, Youth Piano Lab - Introduction, Youth Piano Lab - 1 , or Youth Piano Lab - 2.

Because of the small group class experience, if you need to miss class, please connect with your teacher about any missed material. While we don’t offer makeups in our Kids’ Music Program, we hope you can join us for complementary programs like The Saturday Jam or other social-music making at the school. These are important educational experiences for practice and play.

Instrument Rentals and Required Materials »

Must have a piano or weighted keyboard for at home practice

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000