We are currently updating our group class curriculum to give you the best possible experience online. Please check back for further details about our new offerings for the current health situation.
Small Group Intro to Piano Keyboard
Age 7-8: 3:45 - 4:45 pm
Dates 8 Wednesdays,
Age 8-9: 4:45 - 5:45time TBD
With Mia Tsai, Piano Faculty
Fee: $240 including materials to be shipped to you*
Class size: minimum 3 students, maximum 5 students
Want your child to try out the keyboard and learn basic playing and reading skills, but not quite ready to commit to private piano lessons? This class is for you! Kids will learn keyboard geography, simple 5-finger songs, rhythms, and beginning chords on full-sized, freestanding Yamaha digital keyboards, in a relaxed setting including singing and movement. They’ll learn both by ear and with simple music reading.
*Includes a listening CD and a practice CD with special tracks for each week, notation games, repertoire pieces, sight-reading pieces, opportunities for composing, parent book, and more.
No keyboard at home? No worries! We'll ship you a table-top one for a returnable deposit.
Summer Fiddling Fun!- one week morning camp
Monday - Friday, July 6 - 10
Age 8 - 11; open to all string players who have had 6 months or more of instruction. Advanced players will have appropriate parts to play.
With Elizabeth Levens, WSM String Faculty and fiddling specialist.
Fee: $185, plus $25 materials fee to instructor on first day of class
Enrollment: minimum 6 students, maximum 12 students
If you can violin/viola/cello/bass, you can fiddle! Join us for this light-hearted, high-energy one-week morning camp led by fiddling expert Elizabeth Levens. Our innovative program allows you participate at your own level - every string player, from beginner to advanced, has a part to play! There will be a performance for parents on the last day of class.
GROUP CLASS REGISTRATION: Our group classes are offered by Wayland School of Music in partnership with Wayland Recreation Department, and register via the Recreation Department website. To register: select "Register/Programs and Activities" then -
For Small Group Intro to Violin, and Instrument Exploration, select "Pre-K" then "Winter" or "Spring"
For Small Group Intro to Piano age 6-7 and 8-9, select "Youth" then "Winter" or "Spring".
For Summer Fiddling Fun select "Summer Programs and Clinics, then "Wayland School of Music"
When the list of classes opens, scroll down alphabetically - BUT please note: Violin and Piano classes are under "S" for Small Group. Or to register by phone instead, call them at 508 358 3660.