Encore on Keys Program  

The Encore on Keys music course is designed for Piano and Strings. It develops complete musicians through performance pieces, improvisation, aural training and awareness, keyboard harmony, sight-reading, chord chart reading, ensemble playing, transposition, rhythm development and music literacy. View flyer here

Key Elements of Junior Piano:
  • Songs – for musical enjoyment, expression and foundation movement activities
  • Finger Zips – small pieces that develop keyboard skills on a micro level
  • Repertoire Pieces – solo performance pieces
  • Ensembles – develop part-playing skills, group interaction and team playing
  • Solfege/Solfa Singing – builds an aural library of melodic patterns
  • By-Ear Playing – connecting keyboard playing with aural perception
  • Flash Cards – enhance reading skills and reinforce theory concepts
  • CDs – provide an aural model featuring outstanding arrangements.
"Best Australian Made"

This program won the Australian Music Association "Best Australian Made" award for print music or music software in 2010.

The award was based on the:

  • High production qualities of the Books, CDs, Flash Cards and toys
  • Educational effectiveness of the content, including the comprehensive Teacher Guides
  • Success in marketing these new materials to teachers and parents in a number of countries including Australia

FREE Trial lesson *

We are offering a FREE Trial lesson (conditions apply).
* The first lesson will be free, if the child joining already established group. If there is no a group, the Trial lesson has to be paid on the day of the lesson before you commit to the Term booking.

Contact Us

Please fill up the Enquiry Form here and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Or call us on 9942 4066 for more information about Encore on Keys Program at Alla’s Music Studio.



Teachers

Alla Guberman

Alla Guberman, the director and founder of Alla’s Music Studio has been playing the piano for over 25 years.

Alla was born in Russia. At the age of 9 she discovered her passion for music and started piano lessons. Alla continued to follow her love for the piano and in 1986 she completed her Diploma at the College of Music in Russia.

Alla migrated to Australia in 1992, and in 1999 she furthered her piano studies at Monash University in Melbourne. Under the guidance of Tamara Smolyar (a continuer of traditional Russian piano school) and the team of pianists - Max Cooke, Robert Chamberlain and Darryl Coote (continuers of French piano school), she completed her Bachelor of Music with Honours in 2002.

Alla's exceptional performance and demonstrated skill saw her awarded with the 2002 Joan Earle Prize for excellence in Piano Studies at Honours level.

In 2005 Alla graduated with a Masters in Music (piano performance) from Monash University. She was awarded a High Distinction for Piano Performance as part of her Master's degree.

Alla has started teaching the Kinder Beat programs at her Music Studio since April 2013. In the Kinder beat Classes the kids are learning basic Theory knowledge , They are playing rhythmic songs with musical instruments, and developing their musicality as well as their confident through the activities.

Melissa Langford

Melissa teaches in Bentleigh studio.

Originally from Ballarat, Melissa completed her Certificate III (music, dance and drama teaching) at the Ballarat Centre of Music and the Arts in 2012 before commencing a Bachelor of Dance at Deakin University. She holds a grade 7 AMEB certificate in the discipline of voice and is currently completing her Associate Diploma in Music. Melissa has performance experience ranging from playing piano and singing at soiree’s to performing in musicals and competitions and was lucky enough to be asked to perform the national anthem at the Victorian Total Girl Soccer Tournament in 2012. This experience is reflective in her teaching as she offers a range of styles.

Melissa has her own method of teaching drawing from the principals of the Alexander technique aiming to cater specifically to each individual student. Melissa has a love of teaching as she gets to share her passion and watch student’s confidence grow and currently offers voice and beginner piano lessons. Melissa is teaching as well Kinder Beat program level 1-3.

Ailsa Mitchell

Ailsa teaches in Bentleigh studio.

Ailsa is a passionate singer, piano and guitar player studying Jazz voice at Monash university. She believes that a good learning environment is a compassionate, energising and enjoyable one.

Ailsa strives to achieve this by making sure lessons are engaging as students develop skills that allow their creativity, confidence and talent grow. It is a genuine joy for her to share music and help students on their own musical journey. Ailsa teaches piano, guitar, voice and Kinder Beat/Encore on Keys Program.