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MUSE 431. Intermediate and Advanced Piano Pedagogy

Credits: 2
Department: Music
Description: Basic problems, techniques and materials relevant to teaching piano to the intermediate and advanced student. History of pedagogy and performance practices.
Prerequisites: MUSP 210
Semester Offered: DEMAND
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Analyze pedagogical techniques and materials appropriate for the intermediate and advanced piano student.
2. Apply solutions to the following: teaching piano technique, teaching musicianship and interpretations, choosing progressive materials appropriate to the individual student, planning repertoire for recitals and competitions.
3. Assess the performance practices specific to each style period.
4. Examine the history of piano pedagogy and the various philosophical and technical approaches to it.

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