MUSIC WORKS COMMUNITY, in the Phoenix valley since 1974, was formerly known as Music Works Academy. MWC, the ‘Piano Place’, is an association of piano instructors dedicated to providing quality music instruction and offering year-round lessons and classes in piano. In addition, MWC is the home of Prelude: A Musical Beginning, music classes for toddlers – first grade. The Virtual Musicianship Lab is an additional component beyond the weekly lesson that is available to piano students during the MWC academic school year.
Back-to-InStudio Lesson Info
The 2020-21 MWC Academic School year will begin the week of August 10
with OnLine lessons per the academic fall year schedule.
The weekly schedule* can be viewed on the MWC Website
*The schedule allows for moving between OnLine AND InStudio lesson formats to occur without any schedule adjustments
The facility is prepared for InStudio instruction.
Each Instructor will determine their InStudio return date
based on their personal safety concerns with a two-week notice to parents.
See Protocols below.
Fall 2020 Lesson Schedule
OnLine and/or InStudio | Virtual Musicianship Lab
The MWC Fall Academic School Year Schedule begins August 10, 2020
-Look for email with Constant Contact Memos
-Visit the MWC Home Page for latest news
-Watch for emails from Director@MusicWorksCommunity
MWC Students and New Students
Fall Registration Form
2020 Fall Registration Forms
In-Studio and On-Line Video Conferencing class options during the COVID Pandemic
A Musical Beginning for the Young
The Very Young, PreSchool, Kindergarten and First Grade children, ages 2 weeks – 6, participate in Prelude Classes at Music Works Community.
- EarlyBirds musical exploration classes for Moms/Caregivers and little ones (2 wks-3 yrs) have three – eight children. (offerings postponed during Pandemic)
- ShiningStars piano discovery classes for PreSchool and PreK (3 – 5) have four – six children.
- LeapFrogs piano classes for Kindergarten and First Grade (5- 6+) have three-four children.
Piano Lessons for All Ages
MWC offers year round, weekly Piano Lessons Monday – Saturday to all ages, from preschoolers to senior citizens. Several lesson formats are available: Private, Piano Partnerships, and Parent Piano Classes. Piano study includes all levels of repertoire and all styles of music.
A Piano Lab is an additional component of the piano curriculum for elementary, middle and high school students during the academic school year. This is scheduled in conjunction with the weekly lesson as a 20-minute block before or after the lesson time with the instructor. The Virtual Musicianship Lab is a new addition to the MWC Lab offering.