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Course

Beginner Band Plus Woodwind, Brass, Percussion

Price: $735

Select your preferred section:

Registration is Closed.

Description

This course is currently closed for the 2017/2018 school year. Please contact Student Services at 312.786.9428 to discuss other options that may be available. Financial aid is extremely limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Please inquire with Student Services at studentservices@meritmusic.org for more information.

Grades:
4th - 8th

Beginner classes introduce young musicians to their choice of woodwind, brass, or percussion instruments in a small group setting with like instruments. Additionally, students will come together and rehearse as a band.

STUDENTS WILL LEARN:

  • to play the instrument with proper posture, hand position, embouchure and articulation
  • to recognize the parts of the musical staff, note names, and time signatures
  • to count simple rhythms
  • to recognize common musical symbols and define basic vocabulary

Classes meet once per week and includes ONE 55 MINUTE BAND CLASS AND ONE 60 MINUTE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC CLASS (29 weeks)

PROGRAM:
Instrumental & Vocal Music
LOCATION:
Merit School of Music
START:
October 3, 2017
ENDS:
May 15, 2018
REGISTRATION DEADLINE:
September 23, 2017