Creative Movement, Dance & Percussion

This is an interactive program geared for Pre-K to age 2 using percussion instruments, shakers and Boomwhackers.
Students will create their own rhythms and movements and will be introduced to creative, expressive, rhythmic activities
as well as movement to inspire a curiosity of music and dance.

Day: Wednesdays                                          Dates: Jan. 11 to March 1 (8 weeks)
Time: 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.           Fee: $99        Site: Portland Waverly Senior Ctr.

Singing Lessons for Young Beginners

Designed to give young singers grades 2 - 4 early elementary age (or older, as needed) a solid foundation in the fundamentals of singing and musicianship. 

  • Breath support and sustain
  • Vocal registration (high/low voice)
  • Vowels and diction
  • Resonate tone quality
  • Intonation (singing in tune)
  • Solfege scale and intervals
  • Beat and rhythm
  • Reading music
  • Expressive movements, gestures and facial expressions
  • Performance strategies
  • Basic piano and percussion playing
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM          Day: Thursdays               Dates: Jan 12, 2017 - Feb 16, 2017 (6 weeks)             Fee: $99
PIANO CLASS FOR YOUNG BEGINNERS
 

Learn to play Piano. This class is a six week course designed to get you playing. Learn the basics of playing melodies and songs. No prior experience is necessary.    

Day:    Friday’s                                                       Dates:  Jan 13 – Feb. 17th (6 weeks)

Time:   5:00-6:00 p.m.             Fee:  $99                     Site:  Conn. Valley School of Music

BEGINNER STRINGS FOR VIOLIN (2ND TO 5TH GRADERS)
 

Students will learn basic bow grip, hand position and fingerings. Hands-on experience with a violin just your size 
that ensures a fun successful introduction to violin and a great head start to private lessons. Rental violins are available.        

Day:    Wednesday’s                                                 Dates:  Jan. 10  – Feb. 14 (6 weeks)

Time:   5:30–6:30 p.m.        Fee:  $99                     Site:  Conn Valley School of Music