EAST COUNTY YOUTH SYMPHONY, SAN DIEGO

East County Youth Symphony - Advanced Orchestra

The safety of our students and teaching team during COVID-19 is our PRIORITY NUMBER ONE.
All Piano classes remain online untill further notice.


PIANO



The complete COLLABORATIVE PIANO course consists of eight semesters:


Sem # Class Code Description
1 CP-B1 Collaborative Piano, Beginning Sem.1
2 CP-B2 Collaborative Piano, Beginning Sem.2
3 CP-B3 Collaborative Piano, Beginning Sem.3
4 CP-I1 Collaborative Piano, Intermediate Sem.1
5 CP-I2 Collaborative Piano, Intermediate Sem.2
6 CP-I3 Collaborative Piano, Intermediate Sem.3
7 CP-A1 Collaborative Piano Advanced Sem.1
8 CP-A2 Collaborative Piano Advanced Sem.2

These classes are designed for 8-year time period so that every student can take a semester off between thier MT classes, and study other disciplins.



2021SP Schedule


Class Day Time Location
CP-B1 Tue 17:00-17:30 Zoom ID: 3107664411
Pass: AKstudio1
CP-B2 Tue 17:45-18:15 Zoom ID: 3107664411
Pass: AKstudio1
CP-B3 Tue 18:30-19:00 Zoom ID: 3107664411
Pass: AKstudio1
CP-I1 Tue 19:15-19:45 Zoom ID: 3107664411
Pass: AKstudio1
CP-I2 Tue 19:30-20:00 Zoom ID: 3107664411
Pass: AKstudio1
CP-I3 Tue 20:15-20:45 Zoom ID: 3107664411
Pass: AKstudio1
CP-A1 Thu 16:00-16:30 Zoom ID: 6199770827
Pass: JGstudio
CP-A2 Thu 16:45-17:15 Zoom ID: 6199770827
Pass: JGstudio

*Classes start on Fabruary 1, 2021 and end on May 22, 2021. Date of the concert is TBA.
Location: Zoom ID 3107664411 Password: AKstudio1


Course Description:


MTI (Music Theory Intro)
Pre-requisite - one year of music studies

Knowledge:
Note names, bass and trebble clefs, whole, half, quartet and eight notes, major scales: Bb, F, C, G, D, intervals.

Ear training skills:
Recognise intervals, one voice/4-6 bars dictation (in keys of Bb,F,C,G,D, written in whole, half, quarter and eight notes)

Piano skills:
Play 3 octave Bb, F, C, G, D scales with two hands, and 1-2 minutes piece)


MTB (Music Theory Basics)
Pre-requisite - passing grde in MTI

Knowledge:
Triads and V7, circle of fifths, all major and minor scales, 16th, 32nd and 64th notes, melodic and harmonic minor, harmonising melody with basic traids.

Ear training skills:
Recognize M, m, dim and aug triads and V7, one voice/8-12 bars dictation of appropriate difficulty.

Piano skills:
Play 4 octave all major scales with two hands, and 7-15 minutes piece


MTCL Sem 1-2 (Music Theory College Level)
Pre-requisite - passing grade in MTB

Knowledge:
Equivalent of College course MUS-I

Ear training skills:
Same as College course MUS-I

Piano skills:
Bach's 2-voice or 3-voice Invention, and 1st movement of piano sonata


MTCL Sem 3-4
Pre-requisite - passing grade in MTCL Sem 1-2

Knowledge:
Equivalent of College course MUS-II

Ear training skills:
Same as College course MUS-II

Piano skills:
Bach's Prelude and Fugue, etude, slow piece, and 1st movement of piano sonata


Collaborative Piano classes are supplemental to Music Theory. These classes help students to develop piano skills required for the Music Theory courses.


COURSE DESCRIPTION:


PIANO 1 - two semesters
Pre-requisite - one year of music studies

Three-octave Bb, F, C, G, D scales with two hands, and 1-2 minutes piece)


PIANO 2 - two semesters
Pre-requisite - passing grde in PIANO 1

Four-octave all major scales with two hands, and 7-15 minutes piece


PIANO 3 - two semesters
Pre-requisite - passing grade in PIANO 2

Bach's 2-voice or 3-voice Invention, and 1st movement of piano sonata


PIANO 4 - two semesters
Pre-requisite - passing grade in PIANO 3

Bach's Prelude and Fugue, etude, slow piece, and 1st movement of piano sonata


2020FA - Piano Schedule



CLASS DAY TIME
Piano 1 Tue* 16:00-16:30
Piano 2 Tue* 16:45-17:15
Piano 3 Tue* 17:30-18:15
Piano 4 Tue* 18:30-19:30

*Classes start on September 8, 2020 and end on November 17, 2020.
Location: Zoom ID 3107664411 Password: AKstudio1

NOTE:

Piano lessons are tuition-free for students who are currently enrolled in Music Theory class. For those who are interested in piano classes only the tuition is $165 for one semester. To register for Piano class only (without Music Theory) email Alexandra Keegan.

(2010) L. van Beethoven - Symphony No.7