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Taught by Dr. Mario Ajero and SFA students majoring in piano, these group classes maintain a setting with the same one-on-one attention you receive in a private lesson. 

Classes are available for children, teens and adults. Explore below for class descriptions, semester start date, and class meeting days and times.

Way Cool Keyboarding 4 Kids (ages 5-7)

Develop teamwork in a small-group setting while playing in a piano band!

Students continue to develop their concentration and listening skills as they each learn to blend together as an ensemble.

This class teaches music in a variety of styles and students learn chord-chart playing and traditional note reading.

Class size: 6 - 12 students

Way Cool Keyboarding 4 Kids (ages 8-10)

Develop teamwork in a small-group setting while playing in a piano band!

Students continue to develop their concentration and listening skills as they each learn to blend together as an ensemble.

This class teaches music in a variety of styles and students learn chord-chart playing and traditional note reading.

Class size: 6 - 12 students

Way Cool Keyboarding 4 Teens (ages 11-17)

For pre-teen and teen students with little or no previous musical background, this course teaches students both chord-chart playing and traditional note reading to make cool piano music in a short amount of time.

Class size: 6 - 12 students

Musical Moments at the Piano (Beginner Adult)

If you've ever dreamed of making music at the piano, this class is for you!

Musical Moments at the Piano creates a stress-free, enjoyable experience for the beginning adult student. Over the course of the semester, you'll learn to read music, play chords and create music with others. Join the growing number of adults across the country learning to play piano using this fun and innovative program.

Class size: 6 - 12 students

Adult Intermediate Piano Class

This class is for intermediate-level adult students. You'll learn to read and play a variety of styles of piano music, including classical, pop, film, Broadway and more.

Class size: 5 - 12 students

Fall 2024 class meetings

All classes begin the week of Sept. 9 and end the week of Dec. 2.

ClassAge GroupTimeDayLocation
Way Cool Keyboarding 4 Kids5-7 yrs4-4:50 p.m. MondaysGriffith Fine Arts Building, Room 320
Way Cool Keyboarding 4 Kids8-10 yrs5-5:50 p.m.MondaysGriffith Fine Arts Building, Room 320
Way Cool Keyboarding 4 Teens11-17 yrs5-5:50 p.m.MondaysGriffith Fine Arts Building, Room 320
Musical Moments at the PianoAdult6-6:50 p.m.TuesdaysGriffith Fine Arts Building, Room 320
Adult IntermediateAdult6-7 p.m.MondaysBoynton Building, Room 223

Registration information

Group piano tuition: $210 for the semester

Register and pay online

Contact

Music Preparatory Division
936.468.1291
musicprep@sfasu.edu

Office hours:
1 - 5 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Physical Address:
Music Prep House
3028 Raguet St.
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13043, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962