College Preparatory Music Program

Two courses are offered in the program: College Preparatory Music Skills and Piano Fundamentals. Course descriptions, tuition rates and registration information are as follows:

College Preparatory Music Skills
Dates: July 10 - August 2, 2017
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Times: 10:00am-12:00pm
Instructor: Britton Matthews
Course Number:
Fee: $500

Course description:
This course is designed to help students who need remedial work in basic musicianship. This course is also an excellent course for HS students (rising juniors and seniors) to help prepare them musically. Students will work on their music reading skills in treble and bass clef as well as helping them understand the basics of rhythmic notation and practice of rhythms. Students will work on matching pitch and sight singing exercises. The course will prepare students for college level musicianship prior to entering the Molloy College Music Program.

Course Objectives:
-Develop skills reading music in treble and bass clef
-Develop skills reading rhythms in common time signatures
-Develop skills in sight-singing and matching pitch
-Prepare students for college level musicianship

Required Text:
Please purchase the text, "Music First!" by Gary C. White, 6th edition. ISBN-13: 978-0077407148  http://www.amazon.com/Music-First-Keyboard-Foldout-White/dp/0077407148/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1461263905&sr=1-1&keywords=music+first+gary+white.

Please be advised that this is a workbook in which students write directly into the text. The pages are perforated to allow students to submit their work for review and feedback. Students are strongly encouraged to purchase a new copy of the book, as used copies are often missing pages or the exercises have already been completed. 

Registration
Students should register for classes at least one week prior to the start of classes to insure enough time for you to get your confirmation and parking permit. Please note that some of our classes do close out and some of our classes do cancel, so you may be taking a chance of not getting into the course of your choice by waiting.

To register online, click here. To register in person, by phone, by fax or by mail, click here. Confirmation of your registration and classroom assignments will be mailed or emailed to you upon receipt of your registration.

Piano Fundamentals
Dates: July 11-August 2, 2017
Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Times: 10:00am-12:00pm
Instructor: Suk Hee Hong
Course Number:
Fee: $500

Course Description
Did you ever want to learn to play the piano? This course is designed to help students learn basic playing skills. Students will learn how to read treble and bass clef, work on finger strengthening, and develop accompaniment skills. This course will prepare students for college level piano classes in the Molloy College Music Program. It is open to all. 

Registration
Students should register for classes at least one week prior to the start of classes to insure enough time for you to get your confirmation and parking permit. Please note that some of our classes do close out and some of our classes do cancel, so you may be taking a chance of not getting into the course of your choice by waiting.

To register online, click here. To register in person, by phone, by fax or by mail, click here. Confirmation of your registration and classroom assignments will be mailed or emailed to you upon receipt of your registration.

Questions regarding registration?
Contact the Office of Continuing Education at:
Email: conted@molloy.edu 
Phone: 516.323.3550