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Minor in Keyboard Pedagogy at Taylor University

Keyboard Pedagogy


Chiming in with Keyboard Pedagogy

A Keyboard Pedagogy minor will prepare you to teach private piano lessons and operate the technology in a professional studio. You will learn music education methods and study piano literature as well as music theory and competency. Applied music lessons will help you to build your own musical gifts as you learn to pass your skills and knowledge to others. Students who are passionate about piano performance are encouraged to consider the Keyboard Pedagogy minor.

Minor is available for non-music majors.

Get on track for these careers

  • Piano Instructor
  • Music Director
  • Private Music Instructor
  • Audio Production
  • Band Director
  • Arranger
  • Conductor
  • Film Scoring
  • Songwriter
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Participate in a Musical Ensemble

Music students gain performance and conducting experience through required ensemble participation. Taylor offers a wide range of vocal and instrumental ensembles.

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Center for Musical Development

Interested in learning to teach music? The Center for Musical Development provides musical instruction to students from the surrounding community. This program gives Taylor students practical experience in teaching music to young learners. Children ages 6 to 16 can receive piano lessons from Taylor students and professional instructors at a reasonable cost, with no prior musical training required.

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Audition & Scholarship Information

The Music, Theatre, & Dance Scholarship is presented to outstanding high school seniors and transfer students who are committed to a career in music, theatre, or dance. The total award amounts vary depending on the student’s musical ability and the needs of the Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance. To qualify, students must declare a major in the department, complete the scholarship application, and audition in person or video.

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Keyboard Pedagogy Curriculum & Degree Options

Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog.

Liberal Arts Foundational Core

A Taylor liberal arts education will prepare you to live and work in a fast-changing world. It also goes a step further: laying a strong spiritual foundation that cultivates wisdom. You’ll become a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God’s creation.

View Foundational Core Curriculum.

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