This class offers a wonderful collection of songs and dances for young children which focuses on the rhythm and music of nature. Come explore the Crawlers and Creepers, Jumpers and Hoppers, Buzzers and Singers, Swimmers and Leapers, and the Music Makers this summer! Great fun for the whole family!
Tuesdays from 5:30 - 6:00 pm: July 10 July 17 July 24 July 31 August 7 August 14
Wednesdays from 11:00 - 11:30 am: July 11 July 18 July 25 August 8 August 15
Thursdays from 10:15 - 10:45 am: July 12 July 19 July 26 August 9 August 16
Saturdays from 10:15 - 10:45 am:
July 21 July 28 August 4 August 11 August 18
$12 per class
Our Musikgarten classes, which are designed for children (ages 0 - 5) and adults to enjoy together, aim to nurture the child's social, emotional, physical, and mental development through the fun of music and movement. Classes are available on select Saturdays in June and July, and on weekday mornings and evenings in August (schedule coming soon!).
Families may register for single classes, or for a series in June and July. Returning families and families registering more than one child will receive a discount. Registration for each class closes 2 days prior to the class.
Ages 6 - 10
Join us each week for a new literary adventure! During these 90- minute sessions, students will create their own music and dances to accompany popular children’s books, which they will perform at the end of each class. Each Saturday will feature a different children’s book, and students will receive a copy to keep!
Saturdays from 1:00 - 2:30 pm: June 16 June 23 July 21 July 28 August 4 August 11 August 18
Together with a grown up, the children will sing and dance, play games and instruments, listen to stories, make crafts, and perform musical science experiments! Families can register for single sessions, or for a series. Each 90- minute "mini camp" will feature a different theme. Come discover the magic of music with us!
Tuesdays from 10:15 - 11:45 am: July 10 July 17 August 7 August 14
Thursdays from 5:15 - 6:45 pm: July 12 July 19 July 26 August 2 August 9 August 16
Saturdays from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm: July 21 July 28 August 4 August 11 August 18
This course will cover the very basics and is designed for learners of any school age. We will cover how to tune the guitar, the notes of the open strings, left and right hand techniques, how to build strength, an introduction to note reading using both the staff and tablature, basic scales and basic chords.
All you need to bring is a guitar, an empty notebook, and a fun, supportive attitude. This course will prepare the student for a lifetime of learning.
Ages 6 - 8: Wednesdays from 5:00 - 5:45: June 6 June 13 June 20 July 11 July 18 July 25 August 1 August 15
Ages 9 - 12: Wednesdays from 4:00 - 4:45: June 6 June 13 June 20 July 11 July 25 August 8 August 15
Ages 13 - 18: Wednesdays from 3:00 - 3:45: June 6 June 13 July 11 July 25 August 8 August 15
$18 per class
Early Childhood (Ages 0 - 6)
My Musical World
Ages 0 - 3.5
This class offers adults the opportunity to play with their babies and toddlers in a musical setting, experiencing music and movement activities designed to delight the child and awaken his or her curiosity about music. By singing, dancing, bouncing, rocking, and playing instruments, the child's music aptitude is being carefully nurtured, laying the foundation for beat awareness, vocal production, and aural discrimination.
Tuesdays from 6:15 - 6:45 pm:
July 10 July 17 July 24 July 31 August 7 August 14
Wednesdays from 10:15 - 10:45 am:
July 11 July 18 July 25 August 8 August 15
Thursdays from 11:00 - 11:30 am:
July 12 July 19 July 26 August 9 August 16
$12 per class
Music Makers: Piano Primer
Ages 5 - 6
This class cultivates the child's musical development through songs, tonal and rhythm patterns, poetry and stories, movement activities, listening games, instrumental play, manipulative games, and piano lab instruction. Basic music skills such as pitch matching, beat competency, ensemble development, and music notation are dealt with using themes taken from the child's home environment and natural surroundings. Students will also be introduced to basic piano skills throughout the course of the classes.
Wednesdays from 5:00 - 5:45:
July 11 July 25 August 1 August 8 August 15
Fridays from 10:30 - 11:15 am: July 20 July 27 August 3 August 10 August 17
$18 per class
Teen Voice Classes
Ages 13 - 18
These classes will provide a fun and engaging experience for older students who want to learn about basic vocal techniques, sight reading, and stage performance. Each class will include vocal warm ups, vocal technique exercises, and even an opportunity to perform at the end of the summer in a small recital, and will feature both Broadway and contemporary music. Each class will also include information on audition preparedness and stage presence.
Thursdays from 5:00 - 5:45 pm: June 7 June 14 July 12 July 19 July 26 August 2 August 9 August 16
$18 per class
Youth Voice Classes
Ages 8 - 12
These classes are a fun and interactive way for kids to learn about basic vocal techniques, beginning sight reading and rhythms, and stage presence for performing. Each class will include vocal warm ups, fun vocal games, and some individual singing time, and will feature music from popular animated films and musicals.
Saturdays from 1:30 - 2:15 pm: June 9 June 16 July 21 July 28 August 4 August 11 August 18
$18 per class
Families may register for single classes, or for a series. Families registering more than one student will receive a discount. Registration for each class closes 2 days prior to the class.
These sequential classes are a great way for the curious beginner to be introduced to the basics of playing the piano.
Through games and keyboard lab instruction, students will learn basic music theory, piano technique, and music history. The small group setting of these classes provides an excellent transition to one-on-one piano instruction by providing the children with the necessary building blocks needed for playing the piano.
Wednesdays from 4:15 - 4:45: July 11 July 25 August 1 August 8 August 15
Fridays from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm: July 20 July 27 August 3 August 10 August 17
$14 per class
(Scroll down to view classes for Children & Teens (ages 6 - 18)