Group Instrument

Youth Classes

Beginning Group Piano | ages 4-5, with caregiver

Saturdays 12:00-12:45pm | February 1 – June 6, 2020
Faculty: Lily Tseng | Tuition: $440 | Register now! 

Beginning Group Piano | ages 5-6, no caregiver

Mondays 4:00-4:45pm | February 3 – June 1, 2020
Faculty: Lily Tseng | Tuition: $440 | Cancelled

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. Caregivers are required to attend the Saturday class for ages 4-5, and it is strongly recommended that a caregiver be present with the child for the Monday class for ages 5-6 during the first few weeks.

Beginning Group Ukulele ages 4-6

Fridays 3:30-4:15pm | February 14 – June 6, 2020
Faculty: Tyler Cotner | Tuition: $440 | Register now!

Beginning Group Ukulele ages 6-9

Fridays 4:30-5:15pm | February 14 – June 6, 2020
Faculty: Tyler Cotner | Tuition: $440 | Register now!

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.

Continuing Group Ukulele ages 6-8

Fridays 5:30-6:15pm | February 14 – June 6, 2020
Faculty: Tyler Cotner | Tuition: $440 | Cancelled

For students who have already developed basic skills on the ukulele, this course will focus on the creative aspects of musicianship: composition, arranging, and interpretation. Students will have the opportunity to pick a song of their own choice and will work on arranging it for solo ukulele playing, as well as writing their own songs. More complex elements of music will be explored in this course, such as scales, construction of chords, more complex rhythms, and ear training.

Beginning Suzuki Violin | ages 4-7

Saturdays 11:00-11:45am | September 14, 2019 – January 11, 2020
Faculty: Loren Pearson | Tuition: $440 | Register Now!

This is an opportunity for young children and their parents to be introduced to musical instruction on the violin using the Suzuki method. This class builds the concepts of rhythm, pitch and coordination necessary to play the violin. Parents attend the weekly class, and using the Suzuki Violin Book 1 and CD, assist their children with daily practice.

Adult Classes

All listings for adult classes can be found on our Adult Classes page!

For information on additional group music-making opportunities for students ages 5-18, please visit our Ensembles page.