Study music fundamentals such as note reading, rhythm, and theory; piano techniques and interpretation; methods for analyzing music and developing good practice habits; sight reading; and ensemble playing on electric pianos. Text required.
Course Fee: $99
Material Fee: $5
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
No class 3/31. class postponed for 2 weeks. Starting 3/3.
Learn contemporary guitar techniques with an emphasis on reading notated music, chord symbols, and chord diagrams. Classes include ensemble and solo performance of assigned pieces, as well as music with a more improvisational approach. For the adult student ages 16 and up.
Take a journey back 60 years and learn how Rock and Roll began, the reasons for its immediate popularity and the simultaneous hatred of it. Social, economic, and political issues will be explored concerning their impact and reasoning behind the music. The British Invasion, the Psychedelic Era, 70s Arena Rock, 80s, and 90s will also be covered. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.