Recreational Piano Groups

Learn to play piano or refresh your skills with other motivated adults.

Piano for Beginners (Fall 2017)

Learn to play the piano at a relaxed pace in a group setting; no knowledge or talent is assumed. Solo playing is not required. A piano or keyboard at home is highly recommended. Rentals are available from Starbird Music & Piano Gallery.

Beginners class starts October 20, 2017 and meets for seven Friday morning classes from 9 to 10 AM at Starbird Music. Registration is at www.portlandadulted.org. For additional information, contact Alice at alicejpeterson@yahoo.com.

Cost: $100
Material costs: $30
Total Cost for 7 week class: 130

Piano for Refreshers (Fall 2017)

Used to play and think you’ve forgotten it all? Started piano as an adult, but have been away from it? Took Piano for Beginners and want a followup class? This class is for you. Our relaxed approach emphasizes the joy of making music. A piano or keyboard at home is necessary. (Solo playing is not required.)

Refreshers class starts Saturday, October 28, 2017 and lasts for 5 weeks. Classes are held at Starbird Music. Registration is at www.portlandadulted.org. For additional information, contact Alice at alicejpeterson@yahoo.com.

Cost: $85   
Material costs: $30
Total Cost: $115

Intermediate Piano Group (Fall 2017)

Intermediate piano group is an ongoing group of adults with experience and includes a dual focus on reading music and working with lead sheets and chords. It meets on Tuesday mornings from 9 to 10 AM. Contact Alice at alicejpeterson@yahoo.com for information on fall schedule.

Other classes may be formed based on interest and schedule availability.