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Recommended Lesson Durations

The following weekly lesson durations are the minimum required to fully cover all aspects of the syllabus in a timely manner. Longer lessons may be requested by the student or teacher, according to individual need. 

Piano

The following piano lesson durations assume that students will be studying piano and theory/musicianship, and that the theory/musicianship standard will be one or two grades lower than the piano standard. If the Theory/Musicianship standard is higher than the piano standard, lesson length will need to be negotiated.
For beginners younger than seven years, lesson duration is to be negotiated. 

Beginners to Grade One (AMEB)  (with Theory up to Grade One) (Beginners aged 7 and up) 30 minutes minimum,
45 minutes preferred.
Grades Two to Three (with Theory up to Grade  One) 45 minute private lesson
Grades Four to  Six (with Theory/Mus up to Gr Three) 60 minute private lesson
Grade Six (With Theory/Mus Gr Four or higher), Grades Seven and above 60 minute private piano lesson, plus additional time for Theory/Mus.

 

Piano For Leisure

Beginners to Grade Three (with Theory up to Grade One) (Beginners aged 7 and up) 30 minutes minimum, 
45 minutes preferred.
Grades Three to Four (with Theory up to Grade Two) 45 minute private lesson
Grades Five and Six Leisure (with Theory/Mus up to Grade Three) 60 minute private lesson 
Grade Six (With Theory/Mus Gr Four or higher), Grades Seven and above 60 minute private piano lesson, plus additional time for Theory/Mus.

      

Theory/Musicianship/Exam Preparation (without piano lessons)

Minimum lesson times are listed in the table. Longer lesson times will allow for more rapid completion of the material. Group lessons available upon request (subject to timetable availability).

Grades One to Three 15 minute private lesson
Grade Four 20 minute private lesson
Grade Five 45 minute private lesson
Grade Six and above 60 minute private lesson
General Knowledge/Aural/Sight Reading By arrangement

 

Brenda Hunting's Piano Studio, Shailer Park
Studio phone: 07 3102 7265
Mobile: 0413 290 982
brenda@brendahunting.com
PO Box 7352, Loganholme 4129

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