Beginner Piano

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Beginner Piano

  • Host University

    Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

  • Location

    Florence, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Music (BA)

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Mandatory Lab Fee Required

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    The course is a basic introduction to playing piano through individual lessons. The course will cover basic technical skills and an introduction to the ground elements of solfege and harmony. The students will focus on understanding music symbols and terminology, using appropriate techniques for piano performance and developing ear training. The students will also be exposed to a variety of musical literature and to the music environment belonging to the history of Florence which will enhance their learning experience through hands-on research and through the participation to concerts and venues offered by the local theaters and opera house. The course is designed for those students with little or no piano experience.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

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