MI Online’s Keyboard Program takes an innovative approach to an instrument that is both deeply traditional and constantly evolving. The unique curriculum combines traditional keyboard performance with cutting-edge keyboard-based technology.
DEVELOP PERFORMANCE AND PRODUCTION SKILLS
Whether you’re a beginner keyboard enthusiast looking to kickstart your musical journey with keyboard classes or a seasoned performer aiming to elevate your skills to new heights, our online keyboard school has got you covered. Our program offers a wide range of keyboard lessons online, designed to cater to students of all levels.
Our esteemed faculty, composed of some of Los Angeles’ most accomplished working professionals, is passionate about nurturing talent like yours. With their expert guidance, you can dive headfirst into various contemporary music styles, including funk, R&B, blues, jazz, country, rock, fusion, Afro-Cuban, and Brazilian music.
But our online keyboard classes don’t stop at traditional keyboard skills. We recognize the importance of embracing technology in today’s music industry. That’s why we empower our students to harness the vast capabilities of electronic keyboards. You’ll explore the exciting realms of sampling, drum programming, production, digital recording, and arranging, all within our comprehensive online keyboard course. Plus, we provide certified Apple Logic training, equipping you with the tools to unleash your creativity using cutting-edge technology.
At MI Online, we understand the value of convenience and flexibility in the fast-paced digital age. That’s why we’ve designed our school to be accessible from anywhere, enabling you to learn at your own pace and in the comfort of your own home. Learn keyboard online with MI’s world-class school and lessons that cover everything from piano fundamentals to advanced techniques, ensuring a well-rounded education tailored to your unique goals and aspirations.
By joining our vibrant keyboard school, you become part of a global community of musicians. This community fosters collaboration and networking opportunities, bringing together like-minded individuals from around the world. Through our interactive virtual classroom environment, you can engage with our faculty and connect with fellow students, creating a dynamic and enriching online keyboard class experience. Don’t miss your chance to embark on a musical journey like no other with Musicians Institute.
Build Your Career in the Music Industry Online
In addition to providing top-notch online keyboard classes and fostering a thriving online keyboard school, we understand that practice is the key to success in the music industry. Our comprehensive online keyboard course not only equips you with the essential skills but also encourages regular, structured practice to help you refine your talents. With our keyboard classes online, you’ll have the guidance you need to develop a disciplined practice routine that aligns with your career aspirations. Whether you’re looking to perform on stage or produce chart-topping hits, our keyboard school is here to support your musical journey. Unlock your potential and make strides in the music industry with our online keyboard classes and courses.
BACHELOR OF MUSIC IN PERFORMANCE
This unique degree program combines contemporary music performance training with the rigorous study of traditional disciplines including sight-reading, music history, arranging, conducting, recording and more. The comprehensive program instructs students to demonstrate stylistic depth, creative maturity and professional competence in preparation for careers in today’s music industry.
ASSOCIATE OF ARTS IN MUSIC PERFORMANCE
The intensive A.A. curriculum prepares musicians to perform in any professional situation, along with learning professional development skills such as basic computer use, EPK creation, resume and bio writing, and social media as a tool for business and networking.
The Associate of Arts Degree is intended to equip students with the knowledge and training needed to become professional performers in today’s music industry.
Choosing the Performance Track allows students to receive a heavier emphasis on live
performance skills, as well as basic training in using Reason software.
CERTIFICATE IN MUSIC PERFORMANCE
Students can earn a Certificate in MI’s Performance Studies program for Keyboard Technology. With an innovative 360-degree approach to music education, MI Certificates are centered on Harmony, Theory and Ear Training, with core subjects in Reading, Technique and Performance.
This Certificate program provides students with a broad foundation of knowledge and practical experience, encouraging the rapid development of skills in preparation for a range of professional music performance situations.
Choosing the Performance Track allows students to receive a heavier emphasis on live performance skills, as well as basic training in using Reason software.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
- Core classes include: Technique, Reading, Digital Music, Keyboard Synthesis, Virtual Instruments, Video Scoring and more
- Elective offerings help students develop stage-ready live performing skills in the following contemporary styles: pop, hip-hop, blues, jazz, country, rock, Afro-Cuban, Brazilian, reggae, funk and R&B
- Authorized Apple Logic training is available
For a detailed look at all of MI’s program offerings, you can find the course catalog here.
Record A. and B. along with a clearly audible metronome, “click track,” or drum machine.
A. Play two scales and two arpeggios of your choice in three octaves using both hands, with accurate execution and consistent time. *
B. Play 60 seconds of a rhythm groove in any style and tempo.
C. Submit two performances that best represent your style and abilities. The recording may be solo or may include other musicians or play-along tracks. You may submit previously recorded material that features your playing; Original material or covers.
D. Speaking Voice: Record your own speaking voice with a short narrative explaining why you wish to attend Musicians Institute.
* If you have not received formal keyboard training, please play an example of what you would play for personal enjoyment when sitting at a piano. No sequencing or programming, please.
Musicians Institute offers many opportunities for scholarships in all of our programs. Please visit our Scholarship page for more information.
Please visit MI’s Financial Aid page for all the details on how you can qualify.
International students make up nearly one-fourth of MI’s total student population, representing more than 50 countries throughout the world while creating a unique and diverse learning environment, full of endless opportunities in Hollywood and beyond. For more info, please visit the International Students page.
Our faculty pool is comprised of dedicated, working processionals in the competitive Los Angeles music scene. These passionate masters offer clear guidance and nurturing designed to make the students get the most out of their time at MI.
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