Piano Course for Teens and Adults

WE HELP YOU PLAY THE MUSIC YOU WANT TO PLAY

Whether you want to emulate a favorite piano style, play a favorite song, perform classical masterpieces, arrange a trendy pop song, or get an official qualification—we have many courses to help you get the most out of learning. In all our courses, we use the curriculum and original teaching materials developed by Yamaha's know-how cultivated over 60 years, with some courses using commercially available song collections. Our courses provide rewarding lessons by highly skilled instructors auditioned and trained by Yamaha. Yamaha Music School makes your desire to play come true.

POP PIANO COURSE

Popular Piano

CLASSICAL PIANO COURSE

Pianoforte

1. Lesson materials

Printed material + Streaming audio

2. Wide variety of lesson styles

Individual, group, and online lessons

3. Yamaha Grade Examination

4. Concert

For those who want to play popular music, learn chord names and how to improvise, play freely without relying on a music score, and create their own piano arrangements

The materials are made up of a variety of exercises, and in addition to the techniques required for playing pop styles, the curriculum is designed so that you can learn chord names and song arrangements. It gives you the tools to play your favorite melodies with your own original arrangements, and enables you to play along with other people in a band situation.

Exercise for arrangement Sample 01

Exercise for arrangement Sample 02

Etude Sample

Exercise for arrangement Sample 01

Exercise for arrangement Sample 02

Etude Sample

Course Contents

Finger Exercises

Chord Exercises

Accompaniment Style Exercises

Etude

Arrangement

Details

Target Students

Teens and adults (13 years old and above); Piano Fundamental Course graduates or people with piano experience

Lesson Duration

30 minutes / individual lesson

60 minutes / group lesson

Course

Individual, Group, Online

Course Materials

Popular Piano 1-3 books, Streaming audio

Course Progression

10 units / textbook 1

12 units / textbook 2

12 units / textbook 3

Course Fee

Contact your local Yamaha Music School

*The instrument is a Bluetooth® Audio compatible model.

For those who want someday to play classical masterpiece

The materials include famous classical pieces and exercises for helping you master them. With a curriculum that allows you to comprehensively learn performance techniques, our goal is to enable you to expressively perform a wide variety of classical pieces. You’ll learn solfege for recognizing and singing the sound names, master the intervals of the keyboard for playing chords to support the melody, and effectively use richly recorded reference audio to aid your home learning. If you’re a Piano Fundamental Course graduate, you’ll consult with your instructor to determine the steps you’ll take in the Pianoforte series lessons.

Solo Repertoire Sample 01

Solo Repertoire Sample 02

Solo Repertoire Sample 01

Solo Repertoire Sample 02

Course Contents

Etude

Scale & Cadence

Solfege Keyboard Harmony

Solo Repertoire

Duet Repertoire

Sight Reading

Theory

Details

Target Students

Teens and adults (13 years old and above); Piano Fundamental Course graduates or people with piano experience

Lesson Duration

45 minutes at Level 1 to 9 / individual lesson

60 minutes at Level 10 to 12 / individual lesson

Course

Individual

Course Materials

Pianoforte 1-12 books (For 1-8, also streaming audio)

You’ll advance to the level that's just right for you.

Course Progression

Level 1 (Beginner) to

Level 12 (Advanced)

You’ll advance to the level that's just right for you.

Course Fee

Contact your local Yamaha Music School