– 10 mins before class: Arrive and get settled
– 45 min: active music-making
– 15 min: break/snack
– 45 mins: student selected at-the-table and/or outside music activity: theory, games, composition
– 15 mins: cleanup and closing
– Benjamin Green,
– Rich Armstrong, and
– Dr. Ondine Young,
An exploratory chamber music class is for instrumentalists who are newer to their instruments. The focus is on play-based music learning, improvisation, ornamentation, and other explorations of creativity. Chants and dances from around the world; Baroque to folk; and beyond.
SKILL LEVEL: Ideal for int/adv instrumentalists; Musicians with strong music skills including sight reading; Confidence as both a music leader and a follower, Strong Focus Skills Required.
SKILL LEVEL: 1 year of music experience, All ages welcome, but great for beginners, Previous music staff reading appreciated, experience with teamwork and ensemble playing, ready to be a music leader and follower, Prepared to sit for an hour or more while focusing on music practice and leadership skills.
SKILL LEVEL:2+ years of experience, All ages welcome, great for intermediate players, Music staff reading skills are required. Confidence as both a music leader and a follower, Strong focus skills.
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