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Music Makers: At the Keyboard (from age 6)


Music Makers: At the Keyboard

MM at the Keyboard

Musikgarten's curriculum is a perfect musical foundation which prepares for private study ON ANY INSTRUMENT. Music Makers: At the Keyboard emphasizes making music independently and with others. The approach to reading music is both aural and visual. Activities include dancing, drumming and composing, all of which nurture tonal, aural and rhythmic development. Three levels of Music Makers: At the Keyboard is offered, whereupon completion of level three, students may advance into private lessons or join Young Musicians 4 (YM4). A 66-key, weighted keyboard or acoustic piano is required for home practice. Parent attends last 15 minutes. 

New family orientation for Music Makers: At the Keyboard
SEPT 5, 2019 | 7:45-8:45 pm | Pierce 104

Music Makers: At the Keyboard Levels 1-3 classes begin in the fall semester. 
Young Musicians 4 (YM4) may enter at the beginning of each semester.

Music Makers: At the Keyboard

Music Makers: At the Keyboard (Musikgarten) Level 1
$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $62

MON 4–5 pm | Pierce 108 | Storm (FULL)
TUE 4-5 pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder (FULL)
WED 4:30-5:30 pm| Pierce 108 | Storm (FULL)
FRI 5:15-6:15 pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder (FULL)
SAT 11:30 am–12:30 pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder (FULL)

Music Makers: At the Keyboard (Musikgarten) Level 2 
prerequisite Level 1
$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $62

MON 4–5:15 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder (FULL)
THU 4:30-5:45 pm | Armerding 120 | Wilder
FRI 4-5:15 pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder
SAT 8:10-9:25 am | Armerding 124 | Wilder

Music Makers: At the Keyboard (Musikgarten) Level 3
prerequisite Levels 1 and 2
$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $62

MON 5:15-6:30 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder (FULL)
WED 4–5:15 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder (FULL)
WED 5:15-6:30 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder
THU 4-5:15 pm | Armerding 124 | Cardwell
THU 5:15-6:30 pm | Armerding 124 | Cardwell

Young Musicians 4 (YM4)

Take the next step with your friends into YM4 (Young Musicians 4).  Graduates of Music Makers at the Keyboard Level 3, will meet weekly to further expand their musical experiences.  Together they will improvise at the keyboard, play the piano and Orff instruments in an ensemble setting, enjoy playing pieces for each other, share in music theory games and dancing. 

Pre-requisite is Music Makers at the Keyboard Level 3, or demonstrated level or reading skill.

$295/15 weeks - no materials fee
MON 6:30-7:30 pm | Pierce 101 | Wilder