Keyboard, Music Theory & Appreciation

Piano and Electric Keyboard

Students develop skills in piano keyboard and musicianship.  They perform beginning and intermediate piano keyboard music.

Music Appreciation

Students explore music and major musical style periods by listening to music, evaluating music and music performance, and understanding relationships between music and other arts.  Students use computers and midi keyboards.

Music Theory

Using the most advanced music technology, students develop skills in the analysis of music and theoretical concepts.  Some of the skills include: developing ear training and dictation, composing works that illustrate concepts, and studying a wide variety of musical styles.  Students have the opportunity to experience live performances by professionals during and outside of the school day.