What opportunities will this course give me?
You can continue on this class throughout the year, then progress to the Stage 2 Improvers class when you have reached the correct level. Total beginners should start in September. It may be possible to join in the Spring and Summer term if there is a place available and you have some experience.
What will I be learning?
You will learn to play the piano with the guidance of the tutor. You will learn to play simple tunes from the tutor book initially using single hands, then both hands. This course will include building an understanding of note reading and timing.
Please note there is no formal examination or Grading Certification on course completion however a College Certificate will be awarded on request.
Why is this course for me?
This course is mainly practical with a little theory using pianos and keyboards with guidance from the tutor. You will be taught in a group with a maximum of 4 students as well as working individually in practice rooms. Practice between lessons will aid your progress throughout the course.
What do I need to sign up?
No formal entry requirements are necessary for this course.
Is there anything else I need to know?
This course is suitable for students with no previous experience.
Please bring a notebook/paper and pencil to the class.
Piano tutor book: learners may purchase their own copy if they wish and details will be given by the tutor at the start of the course. Copies of material will also be provided.
Please note that all courses are subject to minimum numbers and course descriptions may be subject to change. A place on your chosen course is not confirmed until all of the necessary enrolment paperwork is signed and any relevant fees are paid. The team will be in touch to discuss this with you, once your application has been processed.
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If you require further advice and guidance about any course costs and/or the funding options available to you, the College has a dedicated Adult and Community Learning team who can be contacted on telephone 023 8091 1270.
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Please note all courses descriptions may be subject to change.