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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
2021-22 orientation Thursday, September 9, 2021 in Armerding room 124

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 $60

TUE | 4:00pm-5:00pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder
WED | 4:30pm-5:30pm | Armerding 120 | Storm
SAT | 11:40am-12:40pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder
SAT | 8:30am-9:30am | Armerding 124 | Wilder  (YMK-1B) * 
         * For students who have completed at least one semester of KB1

 

VIRTUAL Class Option 

$295/15 weeks | Required materials fee $60

WED | 3:00-3:45pm | Wilder

Teacher will be in touch with access information prior to the first class

Music Makers: At the Keyboard (Musikgarten) Level 2 
prerequisite Level 1

$295 | 15 weeks | Required materials fee $55

TUE | 5:00pm-6:15pm | Armerding 120 | Storm
WED | 4:00pm-5:15pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder
THU | 5:15pm-6:30pm | Armerding 120 | Wilder

VIRTUAL Class Option 

$295 |15 weeks | Required materials fee $55

TUE | 5:40pm-6:40pm | Wilder

Teacher will be in touch with access information prior to the first class

Music Makers: At the Keyboard (Musikgarten) Level 3
prerequisite Levels 1 and 2

$295 | 15 weeks | Required materials fee $55

MON | 4:00pm-5:15pm | Armerding 124 | Storm
WED | 5:15pm-6:30pm | Armerding 124 | Wilder
THU | 4:00pm-5:15pm | Armerding 120 | Wilder
FRI | 4:00pm-5:15pm  | Armerding 124 | Wilder

VIRTUAL Class Option 

$295 | 15 weeks | Required materials fee $55

FRI | 5:25pm-6:25pm | Wilder

Teacher will be in touch with access information prior to the first class

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 | 3:45pm-4:45pm | Armerding 120 | Cardwell
WED | 6:30pm-7:30pm | Armerding 124 | Cardwell