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February 2020 Recital

Community Music DivisionAdult & Teen Beginning Piano

Adult & Teen Beginning Piano

Adult & Teen Piano Lab is for the student who desires to learn to read music while developing pianistic technique. A correct curved hand position will be encouraged. This class will cover basic rhythmic structure, key signatures, simple chord progressions and seven major scales. As students learn throughout the course, music will increase in skill level.

Fall 2022

Instructor: Thomas Joseph

Location: Diehn FPA, Room 2119

Price: $225

CEU Credit: .9 units

Registration Begins: September 1

Select one of two different 9-week class times

Lunchtime Classes

Meeting Time: Mondays, Noon - 12:50 p.m.

Dates: October 3- December 12 (9 weeks)

Evening Classes

Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Dates: October 4 - December 13 (9 weeks)


To withdraw from a course you must send a request in writing to oducmd@odu.edu or call 757-683-4075 one business day prior to the start date of the course. Failure to attend a course does not constitute withdrawal. Course registration fees, less a $25 processing fee will be refunded via check per Old Dominion University policy (we are unable to return money to a debit or credit card). There are no refunds once the class has begun.


Thomas Joseph

Thomas Joseph holds a Bachelor's Degree in Music Composition from Old Dominion University (Norfolk, VA). He studied composition under Andrey Kasparov, Associate Professor of Music at ODU, and Mark Chambers. Read More. . .


David Carr Glover Level One Adult Piano Student
ISBN: 0769237614



Delivery Method

Live, in person. Hands on experience.

Learning Objectives

  • Note reading
  • Basic musicianship skills
  • Chords
  • Proper technique
  • Scales

Target Audience

Adults, and teens 13+ years old.

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