Our popular Group Classes are a great way to further your knowledge and musicianship.
“Hi! We’re BEETHOVEN BEAR and MOZART MOUSE. Your youngest piano beginners will want to join our adventure - from the play room to the recital stage - as we learn about music. Together we will learn to play piano, music theory and music literature, be able to read music notation and have fun.”
WHAT IS OFFERED: 8-week session of 45-minute group piano lessons for ages 4-6. Six children per group maximum. Students will play individual keyboards in the classroom.
WHERE: Lessons held at Play Music Studios. (7335-H Bollinger RoadCupertino, CA 95014)
WHEN: Sunday mornings
First group 9:00 - 9:45
Second group 10:00 - 10:45
NO LESSONS on May 13th (Mother’s Day)
TUITION: $329 per session (materials included)
$35 per class * 8-week session = $280 +$49 Materials.
Materials include: Tote Bag, Beethoven Bear and Mozart Mouse plush toys, Music Activity Board, Music Lesson Book, Music Workbook, Music Discovery Book, a set of Flash Cards and 2 CDs set. (Refer to the brochure attached to this email for more details)
Attendance policy: Once you have signed up there will be no refunds for missed classes or early withdrawal.
About Farida Nelson:
With over 15 years of international experience as a professional music educator, performing pianist, singer and guitarist, a recording musician and a songwriter Farida Nelson holds a Master degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy.
She started her career by taking 2nd place in Schubert's Club Competition in St. Paul, MN in 2001. She then became a finalist of Eurovision Song Contest in 2008 and 2010, as well as a finalist of New Wave Song Contest in 2010, which was held in Yurmala, Latvia. In 2013 she moved to Turkey and concentrated her carrier on working as a performing singer and pianist and teaching private and group piano lessons, specializing in giving lessons to 4-6 year olds.
In 2015 she immigrated to the USA and continued teaching private piano, guitar and voice lessons.
"As a teacher I engage, challenge and inspire the growth in my students. I strongly believe that every student is capable of becoming passionate towards music. And my goal as a teacher is to inspire my students as I was inspired by my teachers." - F. Nelson
SONGWRITING AND POP/ROCK BAND CLASS
These 90 minute classes are held on Sunday Afternoons.
Our talented Songwriting and Pop/Rock Band Class Students:
- Compose, arrange, and perform their own original songs
- Perform contemporary songs in a band setting
- Learn to run a participate in a typical band rehearsal
- Learn basic techniques for drums, guitar, bass, keyboards, and more
- Book and promote their own giga
- Operate recording and live sound equipment, run a mixing console