Houglum Educational Services
Soldotna, AK
Creative Arts
Houglum, Tom
(425) 210-3514
Per 30m
1x Per Week
LESSON DESCRIPTION: Piano lessons will be taught in the sanctuary, on the grand piano at Christ Lutheran Church at the “Y” in Soldotna. All students are welcome from beginning to advanced. Have fun learning all the basics including note reading, rhythms, melodies and chords to more advanced technique and music literature. Enjoy music through learning how to play the piano, and developing creativity and expression as a musician. Learn through a variety of piano styles and selections from folk and classical to Christian, rock, jazz and contemporary. Piano method books for beginning students include the latest from Bastien, Alfred and Faber. Intermediate/Advanced students will study from collections such as Hanon, Czerny, Burgmuller, Clementi, Bach, Beethoven, Schumann and Chopin to ragtime, jazz and contemporary composers. Twenty-five+ years of piano teaching experience in the Soldotna area. Retired KPBSD music teacher from K-Beach Elementary and Soldotna High School. Master of Music Degree, Western Washington University; Bachelor of Music Degree, Pacific Lutheran University.