New musicians are guided every step of the way
by credentialed music teachers
A community has to make a priority of providing for its future generations. We do this with our free beginner and intermediate programs. All lessons are taught in a group setting, with all the same amenities of our volunteer band. The beginner class introduces new musicians, aged 8+, to their instruments and written music starting each February. The intermediate class is a transitional program whereby students rehearse and perform with our volunteer band, but also have a separate weekly lesson to focus on excerpts and musical theory.
- How to play and maintain their instruments
- How to read music and keep time
- Common scales, musical keys, and notations
- Musical etiquette and how to practice at home
In our programs, students learn: