F.A.M.E. Yamaha

Music Center

PIANO COURSES

MUSIC FOR KIDS (age 3)

A comprehensive music curriculum to introduce pre-school students to rhythm, solfege (do, re, mi), body movement, basic keyboard and reading.


JUNIOR MUSIC COURSE (AGES 4-5)

This two-year Yamaha program helps children develop their musical abilities and creative expression.  It instills the fundamentals for playing and understanding music through ear training, singing, playing and original composition.


YOUNG MUSICIANS COURSE (AGES 6-8)

This Yamaha course teaches basic music skills and encourages self-expression.  Activities include singing, ear training, repertoire, ensemble performances, harmony, arrangement, keyboard techniques, sight playing and music theory.


KEYBOARD ENCOUNTERS (AGES 9-ADULT)

Yamaha's newest course helps all people learn to play--regardless of age, ability or experience.  This innovative course fuses tradition, technology and harmony to develop your musical creativity.

​ART LESSONS

Beginning students will explore acrylics and paint their own canvas in six 90-minute sessions. Students can refine their skills with weekly, two-hour sessions.  These courses focus on water color, stationary, or other mediums the student chooses.


GUITAR LESSONS

F.A.M.E. offers guitar lessons in an easy, relaxed environment. Students can play their favorite songs while learning basic chords. Instruction for all styles and levels of guitar is available.


VOICE LESSONS

Learn to sing with vocal warm-ups, technical exercises, and repertoire.  It's perfect for students preparing for auditions.​

CAMPS AND WORKSHOPS

​JUNIOR ORIGINAL CONCERT

A one-of-a-kind showcase for Yamaha students from around the world.  Beginning and advanced students compose original pieces and perform them before enthusiastic audiences.


IMPROVISATION

Students will learn the fundamentals of improvisation so that they can play introductions, endings, and music fills in jazz and other styles.


MUSIC THEORY

An understandable guide to the basic concepts of theory.  Topics include key signatures, chords, and chord progressions.  Basic keyboard skills required.


PARENT WORKSHOP

Learn how to practice piano with your child with a six-week course on the fundamentals of music including theory, scales, technique and basic keyboard.