Younger Children (4-12), September to May, Classes

  • Level One

Level One

BEGINNING ENSEMBLE

(4-5 YEAR OLD CLASS)

 

This class focuses on exploring the world through music in a small group setting (class size 8-12). This curriculum offers a superior preparation for later instrumental study, as well as a joyful and exciting introduction to the many facets of music.

Activities:

  • Writing and reading music
  • Hands on exploration of many acoustic instruments (Violin, Bass, Trumpet, Trombone, Dulcimer, etc.)
  • Playing music, in ensemble and at home
  • Movement in response to musical cues (high/low, loud/soft, short/long, etc.)
  • Singing, chanting, and exploring the voice
  • Listening to sounds of nature and of the home, and to music and instruments from around the world
  • Individual expression through improvisation, free movement, vocal exploration, and composing

Cost:
Tuition: $380/semester, due twice yearly*
Materials fee: $100 (includes glockenspiel, tambourine, lollipop drum, wood agogo, home manipulates, etc.)  

Times and Dates:
Academic Year classes meet on Mondays, 1:15-2:15, from September 18, 2017- April 21, 2018.
A parent meeting will be held Sunday, September 17, 2:00-3:15

$100 materials fee due immediately to reserve a space. Semester payments are due September 15 and January 15.

* or $85/month, 9 month installment plan