Group Instrument

Summer Classes

Beginner Group Violin Mini Sessions

Monday, August 14 – Friday, August 18, 2017
Ages 7-10 | Meets daily 2:30-3:15pm
Faculty: Simone Trollmo | Tuition: $150 | Register now!

Join us for a fun summer mini introduction to violin! Students will meet once a day for a full week to learn the basics of playing the violin including posture, positioning, using the bow, and simple tunes. Ear training, rhythm games, movement, and ensemble playing will all provide your child with a strong musical foundation to continue their study for years to come.

Youth Classes

Beginning Group Piano | ages 4-6

Mondays 4:00-4:45pm | September 11, 2017 – January 8, 2018
Faculty: Lily Tseng | Tuition: $385 | Register now!

Saturdays 12:00-12:45pm | September 16, 2017 – January 27, 2018
Faculty: Lily Tseng | Tuition: $385 | Register now!

Our classes introduce a solid foundation of keyboard and music skills, including note-reading, ear-training, and ensemble playing while having lots of fun! Children learn in a small group setting with a maximum of five students in the class. A piano or 61-note keyboard is required for home practice.


Beginning Group Ukulele | ages 4-6

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In this beginner course, students will learn the basic strumming patterns and techniques to play the ukulele! Students will learn the appropriate hand and instrument placement for playing chords and strumming patterns. By the end of this course, students will be able to perform four to six songs, play five different chords and will have increased their rhythmic and pitch recognition leading them well on their way to becoming a rock star ukulele player!
A Ukulele is required for this course. Please contact us if you need any recommendations.
Parents are welcome to stay in the class but not required.


Beginning Group Violin | ages 4-6

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Beginner students, ages 4 – 6, will learn the basics of the violin including posture, positioning, using the bow, and simple tunes. Ear training, rhythm games, movement, and ensemble playing will all provide your child with a strong musical foundation to continue their study for years to come.
A violin is needed for class. If you need recommendations for finding a rental, we’re happy to help.
Parents are welcome to stay in the class but not required.


Adult Classes

Beginner Group Guitar | adults

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Have kids in music lessons, and want to know what it’s like? Have you just always wanted to try picking up the guitar?

This class, for beginning adults on the guitar, will introduce the basics, and get you started in a low-pressure group setting with other adults. Instructor Jef Charland will lead the group class – come get started on the guitar, and have lots of fun doing it!


Beginners Ukulele | adults

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In Beginners Ukulele – Group Lessons for Adults we will learn basic strumming techniques, a handful of chords, up to five different songs and gain the confidence to play with friends or your kids at home! This class is designed to teach complete beginners while also giving a challenge to those who have experience with music. Whether you are starting a new hobby, wanting a better understanding of music or just love the sound of the Ukulele, Beginners Ukulele – Group Lessons for Adults will provide you that and more!


For information on group music-making opportunities for students ages 6-18, please visit our Ensembles page.