Piano Course for Children

Piano Course for Children

Age range: 6 – 8 years old

There is little more satisfying than sitting down at the piano and playing a much-loved melody.

This course is designed specially for children who have minimum or no music background and focuses on developing their overall musical abilities. During the elementary level, children learn piano performance techniques to play various types of music, develop an ability to listen and play together with other players, learn to read and write music, symbols and musical terms, and also to sing and play by ear. Lessons are kept enjoyable and effective using pictures, online streaming materials and disk accompaniment technology found on Yamaha's Clavinova instrument.

Benefits:

  • Learn piano using a proven method, developed with over 50 years of research and experience
  • Learn from highly qualified and passionate Yamaha teachers
  • As students progress, they will have the opportunity to sit for Yamaha Graded Examinations and internationally recognized graded piano examinations
  • Having fun in a group lesson context

Students will experience:

  • Having piano lessons in a group context
  • Learning repertoire to develop skills and technique
  • Learn and understand how to play scales and arpeggios
  • Develop sight reading abilities
  • Aural training and development
  • Understanding and applying music theory
  • Solfege, finger exercises and etudes
  • Improvisation
  • Keyboard harmony

Course Information:

Class Length

60 Minutes

Course Length

11 years

Parent Participation

Required

Class Type

Group

Assessment Type

Yamaha Grade 13 – 6 Exams /
External Examination Boards

Materials

Textbook and online streaming materials

Cost Per Lesson

From RM170 per month

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Yamaha’s Unique Program

1. Printed Lesson Material + Streaming Audio

Yamaha’s unique curriculum has been designed with the philosophy of wanting everyone to enjoy music. Our instruction is based around original curriculum and teaching materials we’ve developed through more than 60-years’ experience. We also offer realistic audio accompaniment developed exclusively for our lessons that you can play along with, like in live performances, and for home practice.

2. Yamaha Grade Examination

Yamaha Grade Examinations help you as a music learner to confirm your musical abilities and encourage you to gain well-rounded musical skills, so that you can fully enjoy creating and performing music.

3. Concert

We hold special presentations and events for each classroom and course as an opportunity for you to demonstrate the skills you’ve gained in the lessons. The pleasantly tense excitement of the performance and the sense of fulfillment it creates are invaluable.