Intro to Pop Piano – part one, “The Chords”

Ever wanted to play songs that you hear on the radio, but not sure how to figure them out?

There is a step by step process that one can use to learn pop songs and one of the first steps for pianists is to figure out the chords.

In this class students will learn the patterns needed to play the I, IV, V and vi chords in the keys of C, G, D, A, & E.

  • This class does not require nor emphasize music reading.
  • Students will develop their ears and their improvisation skills on these chord progressions.
  • Students will have the option the sing song melodies while playing chords and advanced students may have the option to play melodies

Beginners are welcome.

  • Tuition = $297, payable in 4 monthly installments of $74.25
  • Registration = $15
  • Materials = $20

Mondays: 5:30-6:15. 9/9/-12/16, no class on Thanksgiving week. Optional Student Performances are listed on the right side panel of this page. Fall and Winter Recitals.

For Middle School Aged Students — Grades 6-8

 

 

Instructor: Anna Orias