Class Piano 1 is the first of a two-course sequence in basic keyboard and literacy skills that introduces non-pianists to practical musicianship at the piano keyboard. In level 1 students reinforce their knowledge of intermediate rudiments, play repertoire from different music styles, and learn the fundamentals of improvising over simple harmonic progressions, such as cadential progressions, blues and other popular music harmonic idioms.
Course code: MUSC 1155
Length: 30.0 hours
CorequisitesIt is highly recommended (but not required) that students also take MUSC 1101 and MUSC 1103 concurrently.
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.