Saturday, May 23, 2020


Friday, May 15, 2020

Zoom Recital

On May 30, 2020 we will be trying something new, a recital via Zoom!

Linnea Y.
Nocturne Op.15, No.1, Frederic Chopin
Sonata in A Minor, K.310, W.A. Mozart

Katelyn S.
Sonata in C, K.309, W.A. Mozart
Jazz Prelude No. 3, William Gillock

Seth S.
Silly Struttin’, Elizabeth W, Greenleaf

Mariah H.
Alla Tarantella Op.39, No.2, Edward MacDowell
Prelude Op.43, No.1, Reinhold Gliere

Evelyn C.
Trumpet Song, Jeremiah Clarke
French Cathedrals, French Folk Song

Solomon C.
Cha Cha Chopsticks, Valerie Roth Roubos
Snowboard Boogie, Martha Mier

Jacob Y.
Sonata K.545, Allegro, W.A. Mozart
Prelude Op.34, No.6, Dmitri Shostakovich

Peter W.
Revolutionary Etude Op.10, No.12, Frederic Chopin

JoAnne G.
Ladybug, Ladybug, Mary Leaf

Emily F.
Sailor’s Song, Edvard Grieg
Boogie Prelude, William Gillock

Avery F.
Chimes, Margaret Goldston
March of the Gnomes, Martha Mier

Abigail F.
Polonaise from French Suite VI, J.S. Bach
Timeless, Dennis Alexander

Madeline F.
Polichinelle Op.3, No.4, Sergi Rachmaninoff

Tatiana B.
Waltz Op.18, No.5, Franz Schubert

Adam M.
Les collines d’ Anacapri, Claude Debussy
Printemps canadien, André Mathieu

Alora Z.
Sonatina in G, Moderato, L. van Beethoven
Toccata Vivo, Dennis Alexander ?
Jumping the Hurdles, Timothy Brown ?

Kylie Z.
Russian Folk Song, L. van Beethoven
Walkin’, Larry Minsky

Kylie & Alora Z.
Who’s There?, Carol Matz

Courtney C.
Sonata K.279, Allegro, W. A. Mozart
Celestial Lullaby, Dennis Alexander

Megan F.
Colorful Sonatina, Nancy Faber
Sunshine Yellow
Dreamy Blue Sky

Emily S.
Prelude Op.23, No.3, Sergei Rachmaninoff
Prelude No. 4, York Bowen

Trinity P.
Prelude in D Major BWV 850, J.S. Bach
Intermezzo Op.118, No.2, Johannes Brahms

Theophany P.
Sonata in E Minor, Hob.XVI/34, Vivace molto, F. J. Haydn
Romanian Folk Dance No.6, Bela Bartók
Luke J.
Sonatina Op.157, No.1, Tarantella, Fritz Spindler
Grandma’s Ginger Cookies, Robert Vandall

Ryan J.
March, BWV Anh.124, C.P.E. Bach
Waltz, Edvard Grieg

Rhett J.
Invention No.8, BWV 779, J.S. Bach
Confidence, Felix Mendelssohn

Hazel Grace S.
Sonatina in G, Romanza, L van Beethoven
Toccata Vivo, Dennis Alexander

Oliver S.
A Song, Alexander Fyodorovich
Staccato Caprice, Willard Palmer

Rachel X.
Polonaise BWV Anh.125, J.S. Bach
Souvenir, Dennis Alexander

Danielle D.
Sonatina in C, Op.36, No.1, Spiritoso, Muzio Clementi
Waltz, Franz Schubert

Kate F.
Minuet in G, J.S. Bach
Clowins, Dmitry Kabalevsky

Lauren F.
Musette, J.S. Bach
Mechanical Doll, Dmitri Shostakovich

Caleb S.
Twinkle Variations
The Train Song, Folk Song

David S.
Ecossaise in G, L. van Beethoven
Tick-Toccatina, Kevin Olson

Hazel S.
Cloud Gazing, Timothy Brown

Neils P.
Pterodactyls, Nancy Faber
Hello to the Drum, Nancy Faber

Mackenzie O.
Gavotte, Georg Philipp Telemann
Chimes, Margaret Goldston

Hailey O.
A Day In the Country, Alexander Reinagle
Junebug Rag, Valerie Roth Roubos

Friday, March 20, 2020

Online Lessons

Due to coronavirus concerns and Governor Newsom's mandate that Californians remain in their homes, all piano lessons are online until further notice. Thanks to the amazing parents who set up the technology in their homes, we completed a fairly successful week of lessons over FaceTime, Zoom and Google Hangouts.









Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Holiday Recital Open House


Saturday, December 7th


Abigail F.
Etude Op.47, No.3, Stephen Heller
The Holly and the Ivy, arr. Martha Mier

Adam M.
Prelude and Fugue BWV 861, J.S. Bach
Sonata Op.10, No.1, Beethoven
Allegro molto e con brio

Alora Z.
March, Dmitri Shostakovich
A Capricious Kangaroo, John Robert Poe
Away In a Manger, arr. Martha Mier

Avery F.
Flying Fishes, John Robert Poe
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Marks
Up On the Housetop, B.R. Hanby

Caleb S.
Must Be Santa, arr. Nancy Faber
Deck the Halls

Courtney C.
To a Water Lily, Edward MacDowell
Etude Op.27, No.24, Dmitri Kabalevsky
Jolly Old St. Nicholas, arr. V. Labenske

Danielle D.
Polonaise, BWV Anh.119, J.S. Bach
Toccatina, Dmitri Shostakovich
Deck the Halls, arr. Martha Mier

David S.
Sarabande, Arcangelo Corelli
Go Tell It On the Mountain

Emily F.
Sonatina Op.36, No.3, Allegro, M. Clementi
Street Cries, Norman Dello-Joio
Go Tell It on the Mountain, arr. M. Bober

Emily S.
Prelude in F-sharp, BWV 858, J.S. Bach
Etude Op.1, No.2, Franz Liszt

Emily S. & Madeline F.
Sleigh Ride, Leroy Anderson, arr. Edwards

Evelyn C.
Deck the Halls

Hailey H.
The Cuckoo Waltz, Elizabeth W. Greenleaf
Jingle Bells, J. Pierpont

Hailey O.
Bagpipe, anonymous 16th century
Jingle Bells, J. Pierpont, arr. Edwin McLean

Hailey & Mackenzie O.
Silent Night, Franz Gruber, arr. M. Goldston

Hazel Grace S.
Wild Horseman, Robert Schumann
Night Train, Chris Goldston
What Child Is This?, arr. Martha Mier

Hazel Ann & David S.
Knock Three Times, Tom Gerou

Hazel Ann S.
King William’s March, Jeremiah Clarke
Carol of the Bells, arr. R. Vandall

Iris H.
A Feather In the Breeze, Elizabeth Greenleaf
Deck the Halls, arr. Robert Vandall

Jack B.
The Hunting Horns and Echo, D.G. Turk
Surfboard Boogie, Martha Mier
Joy to the World, G.F. Handel

Jacob Y.
Sonata in C, K.159, Domenico Scarlatti
Warrior’s Song, Op.45, No.15, S. Heller
Duel of the Fates, John Williams

Jared H.
Jolly Old St. Nicholas
We Three Kings of Orient Are, J.H. Hopkins

Kate F.
The Merry Farmer, Robert Schumann
March from The Nutcracker, Tchaikovsky

Katelyn S.
Invention No.6, BWV 777, J.S. Bach
Nocturne in E-flat, Op.9, No.7, F. Chopin
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, arr. Alexander


Kylie Z.
Gavotte, Daniel Speer
Galloping Home, Martin Kalmanoff
Taco Rock, Martha Mier
What Child Is This?, arr. Robert Vandall

Lauren F.
La Candeur, Johann Friedrich Burgmuller
The First Noel, arr. Dennis Alexander

Linnea Y.
Fugue, J.S. Bach
Piano Blues No.4, Aaron Copland

Luke J.
Sonatina, Allegro, Albert Behl
Space Invaders, Dennis Alexander
Carol of the Bells, Leontovich, arr. R. Vandall

Mackenzie O.
Joy to the World, G.F. Handel

Madeline F.
Toccata in G, BWV 916, J.S. Bach

Madeline F. & Linnea Y.
O Little Town of Bethlehem, arr. V. Labenske

Mariah H.
Invention No.12, J.S. Bach
Sonata Op.49, No.1, Rondo: Allegro, Beethoven
What Child Is This?, arr. Joyce Grell

Megan F.
Most of All I Like Rainbows, Nancy Faber
Jingle Bells, J. Pierpont

Neils P.
Deck the Halls

Oliver & Hazel S.
Jingle Bells, arr. Margaret Goldston

Oliver S.
Petit Minuet, Jean-Nicolas Geoffroy
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen, arr. M. Mier

Peter W.
Concerto in G Minor, Op.25, Presto, 
Felix Mendelssohn

Rachel X.
Minuet in G, Anh.116, J.S. Bach
Crystal Mountain Falls, Valerie Roth Roubos
Let It Snow, Jule Styne, arr. D. Alexander

Rhett J.
Sonatina Op.20, No.1, Allegro, F. Kuhlau
Bagatelle Op.5, No.1, Alexander Tcherepnin
White Christmas, Irving Berlin

Ryan J.
Sonatina Op.36, No.4, con spirito, Clementi
Bill Bailey, Hughie Canon, arr. William Gillock
Up On the Housetop, arr. Dennis Alexander

Seth S.
Deck the Hall With Boughs of Holly
Good King Wenceslass

Solomon C.
Up On the Housetop, B.R. Hanby
We Three Kings, John Henry Hopkins
O Come All Ye Faithful, J.F. Wade

Theophany P.
Sinfonia No.15, BWV 801, J.S. Bach
Cordoba, Isaac Albeniz
Sonatina Op.13, No.3, Presto, D. Kabalevsky

Theophany & Trinity P.
O Little Town of Bethlehem, arr. V. Labenske

Trinity P.
Prelude in D, BWV 850, J.S. Bach
O Polichinelo, Heitor Villa-Lobos

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Piano Olympics Challenge

With the Summer 2020 Olympics coming up, students will be participating in the Piano Olympics challenge this school year. We will be keeping track of all the pieces students learn throughout the year using these sheets. Good luck to all the students and let's work hard this year!