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Music Samplers



6-week Intro to Popular Instruments
Ages 4 – Grade 12

  • May 19–June 27, 2014 

Join us for a chance to sample a new instrument! These hands-on classes light the spark for instrument study in child and parent alike. Students are given the opportunity to try an instrument. Fundamentals are introduced through sing-backs, body percussion, listening, observation and imitation. Class instruments provided. Parent/caregiver attends class with child.

Music Samplers brochure page. (PDF)

Suzuki Piano Sampler Ages 4–6
TUE 4–5 pm or 5–6 pm | $100
Sarah Yeo
CSA Piano Faculty

Suzuki Strings Sampler Ages 4–6
WED 4:30–5:30 pm ONLY | $100
Carol Ourada
CSA Strings Faculty

Harp Sampler Ages 5–9
TUE 4–5 pm | $100
Kate Cockle
CSA Harp Faculty

Guitar Sampler Ages 4–7 - REGISTRATION CLOSED
THURS 6–7 pm | $100
Kevin Brown 
CSA Guitar Faculty

Jazz Improv* Gr 6–12 - REGISTRATION CLOSED
THURS 7–8 pm | $100
Kevin Brown
CSA Guitar Faculty
Recommended for students grade 6 and up.
This 6 week Jazz Improv class is designed for students of any instrument who have at least one year of school jazz band or 3 years of private instruction. The course, taught by CSA’s own Kevin Brown, will focus on individualized and group studies to help advance improvisation skills using standard jazz forms and the blues. 
*Prerequisite: one year of school jazz band or 3 years of private instruction. 


Program Info

Location & Facilities
Classes held on the Wheaton College campus in Pierce & McAlister buildings.

Registration deadline
May 15, 2014
Early Bird before April 15, save $15
After May 15, add $10
No refunds after May 15, 2014


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