MUSIC WORKS COMMUNITY, in the Phoenix valley since 1974,
was formerly known as Music Works Academy.
MWC, known as the ‘Piano Place‘, is an association of piano instructors
dedicated to providing quality music instruction and offering year-round lessons and classes in piano.
MWC is the home of Prelude: A Musical Beginning, music classes for toddlers – first grade.
The Musicianship Lab is an additional component beyond the weekly lesson
that is available inStudio or onLine to piano students during the MWC academic school year.
InStudio and OnLine Lesson Options
The weekly schedule* can be viewed on the MWC Website
*The schedule allows for moving between OnLine AND InStudio lesson formats without any schedule adjustments
The facility is prepared for InStudio instruction.
Each Instructor will determine their InStudio teaching schedule
based on their personal safety concerns with a two-week notice to parents.
PRELUDE Piano Program
Music Works Community
A Musical Beginning for the Young
PreSchool and PreK, Kindergarten and First Grade children ages 3 – 6
participate in Prelude Classes at Music Works Community.
- 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 addition of a virtual option for the MWC Lab is now available for students who wish to do this from home. For more information, check out the Musicianship Lab.