Summer Classes

We Offer Summer Camps & Classes in Addition to our Usual Private Lessons

From Toot to Flute

Adults
Tuesdays, June 23rd to July 30th, 7- 8pm
$120 + registration fee + $25 flute rental fee
Instructor: Sibylle Marquardt

Adult Violin Beginner Group

Adults
Thursdays
Session 1: June 18 to July 16
Session 2: August 4 to September 3
8:00 - 9:00pm
$130 + registration fee
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Violin 101 Group Class Series - Improving the Basics

Adults
Thursdays
Session 1: June 18 to July 16
Session 2: August 4 to September 3
7:00 - 8:00pm
$30 drop-in rate | $130 for full class series
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Children & Youth Summer Music Camps

Suzuki Strings: Pre-Twinkle - Start the Suzuki Journey

3 - 5 year olds
Thursdays, August 6 to August 27
11:00 - 11:45am
$100 + registration fee
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Suzuki String Group Lessons

3 - 5 year olds
Thursdays, August 6 to August 27
Book 1: 12:00pm
Book 2: 12:45pm
Book 3 & 4: 1:30pm
$100 + registration fee
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Children's String Camp

6-12 year olds
with 2 years experience
July 13-17th, 9-4pm
$250 + registration
Instructors: Susannë Brown and Andre Pretzel

From Toot to Flute

From Toot to Flute is a class for adults that would like to explore the flute from scratch and learn to play in a supportive and fun environment.

Due to Covid-19 this course will be held online via ZOOM. Sibylle is an experienced online instructor and is excited to be able to offer the class this way. Sections of the course will focus on posture, breathing, tone production, listening examples and introduction to basic music theory. Hope to see you there!

Adults
Tuesdays, June 23rd to July 30th, 7- 8pm
$120 + registration fee + $25 flute rental fee
Instructor: Sibylle Marquardt

Adult Violin Beginner Group

Always wanted to learn how to play the violin? This is your opportunity! In a group setting, you will learn the foundations of the violin playing, and this short-term class is the perfect way to get acquainted with string playing. No previous experience required! 

Adults
Thursdays
Session 1: June 18 to July 16
Session 2: August 4 to September 3
8:00 – 9:00pm
$130 + registration fee
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Violin 101 Group Class Series - Improving the Basics

Unlock the mysteries of the violin, and polish your playing technique! Topics will include bow grip, tone production, key strokes, left hand technique, shifting, intonation, and vibrato.

Each day a different subject to work on, and catered to the level of the class participants. Drop-in for one class or register for the full series! Adults Thursdays Session 1: June 18 to July 16 Seesion 2: August 4 to September 3 7:00 – 8:00pm $30 drop-in rate | $130 for full class series Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Adults
Thursdays
Session 1: June 18 to July 16
Session 2: August 4 to September 3
7:00 – 8:00pm
$30 drop-in rate | $130 for full class series
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Children's String Camp

For young string players, up to age 12, with at least two years experience playing violin, viola, or cello. Playing music together is a wonderful opportunity for creativity, fun and friendship. Every day will include chamber music, technique and repertoire classes, rhythm and movement classes and outdoor recreation. Weekly highlights include solo concerts, fiddling, improvisation, a masterclass and open-air performances. Registration will be limited to reflect our new guidelines under Covid-19. 

Ages 6-12
July 13-17th, 9-4pm. drop off at 8:30 possible
$250 plus registration
Instructors: Susannë Brown and Andre Pretzel

Let’s keep up playing during Summer! Suzuki group lessons for students from Book 1 to Book 4. Let’s review and grow! Using the Suzuki method, we will bring groups of students together for this short-term, 45-minute weekly class.

3 – 5 year olds
Thursdays, August 6 to August 27
Book 1: 12:00pm
Book 2: 12:45pm
Book 3 & 4: 1:30pm
$100 + registration fee
Instructor: Andre Pretzel

Interested in starting the Suzuki journey? Enroll your child in this entry-level string program, using the proven Suzuki method. Pre-Twinkle activities include Listening, Imitation, Focus, Coordination and Pre-Instrument.

3 – 5 year olds
Thursdays, August 6 to August 27
11:00 – 11:45am
$100 + registration fee
Instructor: Andre Pretzel