| Private lessons
give students the opportunity to enjoy one-on-one instruction
with the flexibility of individualized scheduling. The study
of a musical instrument throughout junior high and high school
improves academic performance and self esteem.
Scientific research has shown a link to students who study musical
instruments to higher college enrollment and placement. The
study of a musical instrument also demonstrates academic versatility
which will be recognized when applying for college.
We offer private musical instruction in the following instruments:
guitar. percussion, double bass, piano, voice, flute, and violin.
Instruction for all instruments is available in all popular
and traditional style including jazz, rock, pop, blues, and
Flute lessons will cover proper breathing, correct hand and
body position, embouchure, as well as reading music and rhythm.
Any level of playing is acceptable from beginners to advanced
players. Students will learn to produce a strong tone and will
learn a solid technique through scales and various studies.
A wide range of solo repertoire will also be emphasized. There
is also the possibility to perform in recitals and play in ensembles
with other flute students.
Guitar is a popular late-blooming instrument for students to
begin during junior high and high school. Students can learn
any style of their choosing from Bach to Nirvana or Segovia
to Wes Montgomery. Students learn fundamental note reading and
guitar technique while learning to play and transribe their
own music. All guitar lessons are private which allow students
to learn and excel at their own pace.
In the violin lessons, students will learn the proper position
for holding the instrument and bow, bow technique, proper finger
placement, tone production and note reading. The focus will
be on learning the solo literature. Students will learn traditional
note reading with either classical or folk literature.
Another popular instrument to begin studying in junior high
and high school. Vocal training will teach basic musicianship
and ear-training, breath support, pitch control and note reading.
Singing is a fundamental part of musical theater training. Students
will have the opportunity to gain performance experience and
self-confidence by participating in student recitals.
Beginner through advanced students will learn Rock, Jazz, and
Blues techniques. Drums are great accompaniment to many genres
of music and are a great instrument for anyone. Drum lessons
are great for students who have their own drums at home and
wish to be in a band with their friends.
All Styles of music have and need a bass. In bass lessons, learn
any style of your choosing from jazz to classical to pop/rock.
Students learn either upright or bass guitar techniques. There
may also be opportunities for students to perform with other