“Color is the keyboard, the eyes are the harmonies, the soul is the piano with many strings. The artist is the hand that plays, touching one key or another, to cause vibrations in the soul.”
– Wassily Kandinsky
Studies show that just 9 months of weekly training in piano increases the IQ of children by almost 3 points! Piano training exercises parts of the brain useful in mathematics, spatial intelligence and other intellectual pursuits.
And that’s not all. Learning piano is also known to positively impact children’s
- Mental development and health
- Problem solving
- Coordination of body parts
- Concentration abilities
Learn piano… on a real piano!
At Happica, we provide piano training for children from 8 years onward. We follow the syllabus of Trinity College, London. We also facilitate our students to attend Piano Grade exams whenever they are ready.
Students will be trained on a genuine upright piano (we don’t believe in learning on cheap electronic keyboards).
Class frequency: Once a week
Faculty: Mr. Edwin Rajkumar
A veteran of the Indian music industry, Edwin began playing for music shows in 1990 in Chennai. His musical pursuits have taken him to many places in India and Singapore.
He has performed with star singers like S.P. Balasubhramaniam, Hariharan and for celebrated music directors including A.R. Rahman and Bharathwaj. He is also a popular lounge pianist at Park Sheraton Hotels in Chennai.
Edwin started teaching music as a guest faculty at SAPA (Subramaniam Academy of Performing Arts) in 2006-07.
Apart from teaching music, he is also actively involved in composing, programming and playing for movies and private music albums for many years now.
Edwin is a patient music teacher who handles children skillfully and effectively.