This is a class for advanced beginners to advanced intermediate levels, kindergarten through high-school. Students should be familiar with the class dynamics of zoom and the routines and expectations of a lesson.
For more advanced levels, see Playing Well With Others
learning finger patterns for scales, arpeggios and chords
improvising different accompanimental patterns for you to use with your own students when you teach
sight-reading and score-reading
This course is for beginners through advanced intermediate players. It is more intensive than the studio classes and is geared to passing piano proficency and basic entrance exams in college. More emphasis in theory.
Group activities and emphasis on setting up beginners
Adrienne shares her exercises for setting up beginners at the piano. These workshops are during the lunch hour before you get started with your own teaching schedule. Bring lunch and coffee!
Adrienne is the teacher trainer for Teaching Fellows at Mannes College and guides them in teaching Secondary Piano. She has extensive experience teaching beginners of any age and will share her games, exercises and advice.
Participants will learn as a group and will practice teaching each other online.
This is also a safe place to practice teaching if English is a second (or third or fourth) language!