Music Academy Offering Beginning Piano Class for Adults

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Aug. 27, 2009 — The ever-popular “Piano In A Flash” beginning piano class for adults will again be offered this fall at the Southeast Missouri Music Academy. 

“Piano In A Flash” is an eight-week class designed for beginners, and for those wishing to brush up on skills learned in the past.  Instruction begins at “square one” and is taught in a fun, relaxed atmosphere.  Skills covered include note and rhythm reading, proper hand position, basic chord structure and ensemble playing.  The class meets on Monday evenings at 6 p.m. in the electronic piano lab in the Seminary Building at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus, beginning Sept. 21.   Adult Piano level 3 will also be offered this fall on Mondays at 7:15 p.m. beginning Sept. 21.  This class is for students who have taken “Piano In A Flash” and “Adult Piano level 2,” or for those students already playing at a mid- to late-elementary level.  Tara Perry is the instructor for both classes. For more information or to enroll, please call (573) 651-2378 or visit  The deadline for enrollment is Sept. 11.