Core Level Classes

The best time to start is NOW

Accordion 1

Beginner

Saturday with Mary Ann Covone

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Get started with your squeezebox studies here!

Accordion 2

Intermediate

Monday with Beatrice Makdah

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

For intermediate players and up who want to grow their accordion reportoire…

Fingerstyle Workshop Series with Michael J. Miles

WorkshopIntermediate

Monday with Michael Miles

75 minutes  ·  Once a week for 1 week  ·  $25 ($24 members)

Crash Bass for Guitarists

Beginner

Saturday with Harlan Terson

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

A course designed for those who already play another stringed instrument.

Vocal Technique for Guitarists

Beginner

Wednesday with Bill Brickey

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Singing and play all at once with an emphasis on the voice.

Introduction to the Violin/Fiddle

Beginner

Thursday with Brandi Berry Benson

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Get comfortable with the violin, even if you've never played a string instrument before!

Fiddle 1

Beginner

Thursday with Patrik Ahlberg

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Begin with the basics of fiddling and learn to play simple tunes in no time.

Fiddle 2

Intermediate

Tuesday or Sunday with Colby Maddox or Jordan Wankoff

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

In Fiddle 2, you'll really start feeling the rhythm that defines the fiddle.

Fiddle 3

Intermediate

Tuesday, Thursday or Sunday with Colby Maddox, Steve Rosen or Jordan Wankoff

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Fiddle 3 is a good place to start for intermediate fiddlers or advanced classical violinists.

Violin 1

Beginner

Wednesday with Brandi Berry Benson

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Violin 2

Beginner

Monday with Brandi Berry Benson

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Violin 3

Intermediate

Wednesday with Brandi Berry Benson

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Guitar 1

Beginner

Any Day of the Week with Barbara Silverman, Dan Fulkerson, Elaine Moore, Shelley Miller, Catherine Norden, John Abbey, Tom Ryan, Paula McKernan, Alicia Lees or Deanna Devore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

For the complete beginner.

Guitar 1 Repertoire

Beginner

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday or Sunday with Mary Peterson, Steve Doyle, Bill Brickey, Lisa Joy DeRosia, Charles Kim, Dan Fulkerson or Rebecca Toon

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Improve your skills by learning lots of great songs, different strums and a few licks, while singing and playing at the same time!

Guitar 2

Beginner

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday or Sunday with Lisa Joy DeRosia, Dan Fulkerson, Catherine Norden, John Abbey, Steve Levitt, Matt Gallagher, Chris Corsale, Alicia Lees or Deanna Devore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Your playing will take on a new dimension.

Guitar Fingerboard Theory

Intermediate

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Sunday with Chris Winters, Dan Fulkerson, Randy Morris or Steve Levitt

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

This class is highly recommended for all guitar students. Make it a point to enroll at some point in your musical journey.

Guitar 2 Repertoire

Beginner

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Sunday with Carlos Chacon, Chris Winters, Elaine Moore, Albert Martinez, John Abbey, Tom Ryan or Deanna Devore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

This class is great entry point for the self taught. You will build repertoire and develop skills.

Guitar 3

Intermediate

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday or Sunday with Joel Frankel, Dan Fulkerson, Shelley Miller, Albert Martinez, Paula McKernan, Chris Corsale or Deanna Devore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Build dexterity with basic fingerpicking and flatpicking.

Guitar 3 Repertoire

Intermediate

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday with Mary Peterson, Chris Walz, Shelley Miller or Deanna Devore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Armed with the knowledge of bar chords one can expand their repertoire to include many idioms.

Guitar 4

Intermediate

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Sunday with Bill Brickey, Charles Kim, John Mead, Catherine Norden, John Abbey, Jim DeWan or Andrea Bunch

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Students of Guitar 4 are well on their way to being able to perform and to express themselves musically.

Guitar 4Ever

Intermediate

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday with Chris Winters, Shelley Miller, Jacob Sweet, Tom Ryan, Steve Levitt, Steve Dawson, Tommi Zender or Chris Corsale

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Students have been known to repeat this class endlessly! And of course, learning the guitar is a lifelong journey.

Guitar 4ever with Holstein

Advanced

Saturday with Ed Holstein

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

The one and only legendary folk icon, Ed Holstein holds court for acoustic guitarists.

Guitar and Vocal Studio

Intermediate

Wednesday with Elaine Moore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Grab that guitar and sing and play with others.

Beyond Guitar 3

Intermediate

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday with Mary Peterson, Elaine Moore, Steve Levitt or Deanna Devore

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

A special level for students who want to continue on the path of musical growth offered during our morning classes or within the confines of our Armitage location.

Advancing Guitar: Licks and Tricks

Intermediate

Monday with John Mead

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Learn approaches to the fingerboard designed to improve your playing

Return To Guitar

Open to All

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 4 weeks  ·  $99 ($89 members)

Extended Play: Guitar

Intermediate

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday or Saturday with Mary Peterson, Chris Winters, Charles Kim, Dan Fulkerson, Elaine Moore, Catherine Norden, Jim DeWan or Louis Bardales

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Make a long term commitment to improving your guitar playing skills

Piano 1: Introduction to Piano

Beginner

Wednesday, Thursday or Friday with Farah Farid, Paul Giallorenzo, Cassie Fox or Kelsey Georgesen

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

(previously named Introduction to Piano)

Piano 2

Beginner

There are no classes scheduled right now.

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

Piano 3

Beginner

Thursday, Friday or Saturday with Paul Giallorenzo, Cassie Fox or Kelsey Georgesen

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)

(previously named Piano: Beginning 2)

Piano 4Ever

Intermediate

There are no classes scheduled right now.

80 minutes  ·  Once a week for 8 weeks  ·  $206 ($186 members)