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MUSH001: Beginning Piano 1

Credits: 0.5 units/5 hours
2 Evaluations, No Projects, 3 Progress Tests

UC a-g Approved

Students learn to read music and to play simple selections in the keys of C and G major. They develop their skills through study of the keyboard, basic terminology, musical notation, scales, rhythm and simple transposition. Progress Tests 1 and 2 are the proctor's review of student's demonstrations of their skills as they play scales and selected pieces. Progress Test 3 is student's written test. As a concluding activity, students also present a recital for their families or friends.

Course Materials

Metronome (A digital model may be purchased through Follett, but students may use any model that is available to them. Online metronomes are also an option.)

Staff Notebook (printable staff pages are available in the online course)

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Tuition (MUSH001258)

Required Fee
A $50 non-refundable Administrative Fee is required for each course.
Administrative Fee

Course Price $300.00

  • Tuition (MUSH001258)  $250.00
  • Administrative Fee  $50.00

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