Piano lessons are typically 30 minutes long, once each week. The length can vary depending upon the student’s needs. Very young students should be accompanied by a parent to ensure successful practice at home. Lessons are structured according to the student’s level and tailored to the student’s learning style. Each lesson includes warm- ups, work on technical skills, music theory, and playing assigned pieces.
Meridian Music School offers violin, viola, and cello lessons. Students will learn the basic parts of the instrument along with basic techniques and vocabulary related to bowing and playing the instrument. Students will also learn the basics of music theory, including note reading, rhythms, and time signatures. Musicality, including phrasing and dynamics will always be the focus.
Meridian Music School offers trumpet, French Horn, trombone, baritone, and tuba lessons. Students learn the parts of the instruments, how to form correct embouchure, and proper breathing. Students also learn music theory, including how to read music.
Guitar Lessons will give students an introduction of basic musical concepts, including the musical staff, measures, time signatures, and note values. In addition students will learn to play melodies, chord patterns, and strum patterns. As students progress they will be introduced to fingerpicking, reading, tablature, and playing more advanced music in a wide variety of styles.
Voice Lessons will help give students confidence singing. A good vocal instructor will focus on breathing, tone placement, and vocal health through exercises and repertoire. Good technique can be applied to all musical styles from pop to classical. Instructors will also help students prepare for auditions and performances.
Meridian Music School offers flute, clarinet, saxophone, oboe, and bassoon lessons. Students learn the parts of the instruments, how to form correct embouchure, and proper breathing. Students also learn music theory, including how to read music.