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Orono-Hampden-Old Town Adult Ed Partnership


Orono - Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People - Zoom- 3 Hour Class


with Craig Coffman

Calendar Apr 15, 2024 at 6:30 pm, runs for 1 week

Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People -  Zoom- 3 Hour Class 

            In just a few hours, you can learn enough secrets of the trade to give you years of musical enjoyment. Learn to play piano the way professionals do-using chords.  Since this class is being held online with ZOOM you will be able to sit at your piano or keyboard at home and take this course with no pressure at all. And since this course includes an online book and online follow up video lessons, you will be able to continue your practice and study on your own. An optional periodic online question and answer session is also included. A recording of the class is included as well.   The course is partly lecture/demonstration and partly hands-on instruction. 

           Topics include:

How chords work in a song

How to get more out of sheet music by reading less of it

How to form the three main types of chords

How to handle different keys and time signatures

How to avoid “counting”

How to simplify over 12,000 complex chords

Instructor: Craig Coffman

Date:Monday, April 15 6:30-9:30PM

Cost: $59 (includes an online book and online follow-up video lessons)

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