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Professional Certificate

Keyboard Styles

Next semester starts September 23



3 Courses (9 Credits) or $1,545 Per Course
Only $4,171.50 when paid all at once

There is always a demand for dynamic, expressive, and well-rounded keyboard players, and this program is geared toward enabling you to be comfortable in any number of different musical situations. You'll gain a comprehensive education in the wide array of skills and knowledge necessary to develop your technique and gain a greater command of the keyboard. As you become familiar with different keyboard performance styles, you'll learn the signature riffs and licks of the masters, increase your repertoire, and develop your improvisation skills. This program is well suited for intermediate keyboard students, students with classical training, or students with contemporary jazz style training.

Course Requirements

3 Courses to Complete this Certificate

  • Blues and Rock Keyboard Techniques (OPIAN-220 • Level 3 Course)

    Explore the piano and keyboard techniques and improvisation styles associated with common blues and rock styles. Explore theory, harmonic concepts, patterns, and more.

  • Pop/Rock Keyboard (OPIAN-230 • Level 2 Course)

    Learn to play authentic keyboard parts in a wide range of pop/rock styles, including rock, R&B, dance pop, classic rock, country, and more.

  • Jazz Piano (OPIAN-315 • Level 3 Course)

    Learn jazz piano by strengthening your command of the melodies, harmonies, and rhythms that make up this rich art form.

Upon Completion of this Certificate Program, You'll Receive:

  • Professional credential from the world leader in music education
  • Credits that may be eligible for transfer toward a Bachelor's degree program
  • A physical certificate from Berklee College of Music
  • A verified, digital certificate that you can share


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