MUSC 284: Piano Pedagogy and Literature I

This course is designed to introduce pianists to the art of teaching, the piano mechanism, historical methods and pedagogues, and the learning process through discussions, lectures, and assignments, which explore teaching techniques, materials and methods, appropriate for the beginning and elementary piano student. Students will be given opportunities for practice teaching and observation in both private and group settings in order to gain practical experience. Observation required.

Prerequisite: Permission of instructor

  • 2 credit hours
  • $25 lab fee