The Piano Department focuses on European Classical and Twentieth Century Music. The curriculum includes training for solos, two piano duos and chamber music. Weekly classes are offered in theory, improvisation, performance, vocal accompaniment including AP music theory and composition.
Entering Asawa SOTA piano students are self-motivated, responsible and dedicated to advancing their artistry in a rigorous, pre-professional, musical environment. They should also be able to collaborate well with others. There are opportunities to get involved in Jazz Ensembles and Chamber Music groups. Seniors are expected to participate in service learning programs.
DETAILS ON GRADING & EXPECTATIONS HERE.