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2021-2022 Catalog
MVK 5607: Pedagogy of Group Piano

Course Description for Pedagogy of Group Piano

MVK5607: Pedagogy of Group Piano

Description: This course encompasses the methodology of group piano teaching and a survey of materials for beginning through intermediate study in group piano teaching. Class projects will include an evaluation of texts suitable for young beginners, adult classes, and college courses in group piano instruction. The focus will be on issues of pacing in classroom teaching, curriculum building, need for supplementary material, and technical aspects such as rhythm drills, keyboard theory activities, and the use of exercises and etudes.