Beginner Piano for Kids with Melanie Mashner

About Beginner Piano for Kids with Melanie Mashner

In this course, students will explore the basics of the piano and learn to play songs using a variety of methods. Students will play music using piano finger numbers, letter names and standard music notation. Students can expect to take turns playing the exercises and music. I will model the tasks for the student and then students will get a turn individually to practice the concept.

Class Goals

Each week, children will:

-review position and previous learning (if applicable)
-learn a new melody
-practice clapping rhythms
-learn one new musical concept

Age Range

Kids under 12

Skill Level



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Weekly 30-min sessions on Thursdays, at 4 pm ET | 1 pm PT | 21:00 UTC.

The next session is Thursday, December 3.

How It Works

Students can connect to the online platform using a tablet or computer with reliable internet. To actively participate online students also need a webcam with microphone. This live online class is capped at 20 students. The class is covered by the Lessonface Guarantee

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Melanie Mashner

Melanie Mashner

Professional harpist Melanie Mashner is passionate about bringing joy to the people around her through music. Newly appointed as the Principal Harpist of the Carmel Symphony Orchestra, Melanie was the Graduate Assistant Instructor in Harp for the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music for the past two years, where she has worked and studied with renowned international concert artists Florence Sitruk, Susann McDonald, Elizabeth Hainen, Emile Naumouff, and many others.

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