Music Classes


A preamble to music for preschool age children introduces kids to the basic concept of music, allows them to begin experimenting with rhythm, and teaches beginning terms and ideas.

Monday 10:30-­‐11:15 a.m.

String Ensemble

Throughout the course of this class, students will explore the principles and joys of being a part of a string ensemble—addressing the issues of rhythm, dynamics, bow articulations, intonation, and sound production. Additionally, a strong emphasis will be placed upon preparing for performance.

Tuesday 5:00-­‐6:00 p.m.

Adult Beginning Guitar

For the adult who has always wanted to learn guitar but never found the time this class will focus on guitar basics—chords, riffs, and progressions—culminating in learning a song.

Tuesday 6:00-­‐7:00 p.m.

Singing for the Stage (Ages 7-­‐9)

This class is an introduction to music notation, styles, and singing technique. Students will learn how to portray a character through song, movement, and acting.

Wednesday 4:30-­‐5:30 p.m.

Musical Theatre (10+)

This class will give each student the chance to combine acting, singing and movement into one performance as well as give the students a change to perform 2 times throughout the school year.

Wednesday 5:30-­‐6:30 p.m.

Orff Ensemble (Ages 6+)

This class will allow time for the students to focus solely on the aspects of ensemble playing for performance. The ensemble will consist of xylophones, drums, and auxiliary instruments.

Thursday 4:00-­‐4:30 p.m.

Class Schedule 2012-2013