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September 2019

Fiddle – Beginner I for Kids Ages 7-8yrs with Malia Furtado

September 9 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Mondays, 9/10/19 – 12/16/19 Instructor: Malia Furtado Level: Beginner Age: 7-8yrs Price: $322 for 14 week session or $742 for a full year of weekly classes Description: This introductory fiddle class is perfect for first time fiddlers! Students will be taught foundational skills in technique, learn to sing and play their first fiddle tunes, and be immersed in the culture of traditional music by learning to play with others in a fun, and positive environment. Parent participation is crucial to the your child's musical…

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Ukulele and Singing for Kids 7-9yrs – Devon Sproule

September 9 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Mondays, 9/09/19 - 12/16/19 Instructor: Devon Sproule Level: Beginner Ages: 7-9yrs Price: $322 for 14 weeks or $742 for a full year of classes Description: Learning ukulele is a fast, fun, and rewarding experience. Great for people who might not have a ton of practice time but who love strumming and singing at home with their friends and family. Prerequisite: None! This class is for complete beginners. What Students will Leave this class having learned: Tunes: We will learn basic chords and an…

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Fiddle – Beginner II for Ages 7-8yrs with Malia Furtado

September 9 @ 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:30 pm on Monday, repeating until December 16, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Mondays, 9/09/19 - 12/16/19 Instructor: Malia Furtado Level: Advancing Beginner Age: 7 - 8yrs Price: $322 for 14 weeks or $742 for a full year of classes Description: This class is a continuation of Fiddle Beginner I for Kids Ages 7-8. In this level, students will continue to learn to play new rhythms and melodies popular in different folk traditions. This class uses singing, games, and other activities to help children internalize new material. Students will have the opportunity to practice playing tunes solo,…

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Fiddle – Beginner I for Kids 9-12yrs with Malia Furtado

September 10 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 16, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Fiddle - Beginner I for Kids Ages 9-12 Instructor: Malia Furtado Level: Beginner Age: 9-12yrs Description: This introductory fiddle class is perfect for first time fiddlers! Students will be taught foundational skills in technique, learn to sing and play their first fiddle tunes, and be immersed in the culture of traditional music by learning to play with others in a fun, and positive environment. Parent participation is crucial to the your child's musical development. Your knowledge of practice assignments, enthusiasm and support…

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Guitar – Beginner I for Kids 9-12yrs with Chris Leva

September 10 @ 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Tuesdays, 9/10/19 - 12/17/19 Guitar - Beginner I for Kids 9-12yrs Instructor: Chris Leva Level: Beginner, from scratch Age: 9-12yrs Price: $322 for 14 weeks or $742 for a full year of classes Description: This introductory guitar class is perfect for first time guitar players! Students will be taught foundational skills in technique, learn their first tunes, and be immersed in the culture of traditional music by learning to play with others in a fun, and positive environment. Prerequisite: None! This class will be…

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Fiddle – Beginner II for Kids 9-12yrs with Malia Furtado

September 10 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Tuesdays, 9/10/19 - 12/17/19 Instructor: Malia Furtado Level: Advancing Beginner Age: 9- 2yrs Price: $322 for 14 weeks or $742 for a full year of classes Description: This class is a continuation of Fiddle Beginner I for Kids Ages 7-8. In this level, students will continue to learn to play new rhythms and melodies popular in different folk traditions. This class uses singing, games, and other activities to help children internalize new material. Students will have the opportunity to practice playing tunes solo,…

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Guitar – Beginner II for Kids 9-12yrs with Chris Leva

September 10 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 17, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Tuesdays, 9/10/19 - 12/17/19 Instructor: Chris Leva Level: Progressing Beginner Age: 9-12yrs Price: $322 for 14 weeks or $742 for a full year of classes Description: Techniques and music for young guitar students. Prerequisite: Beginner I class, previous lessons, or experience on the guitar. Feel free to ask for guidance regarding placement before registering. What Students will Leave this class having learned: Technique:chords, scales, proper techniques for good tone and dexterity; arpeggios Tunes/Songs:basic songs for developing a variety of skills Group Playing Skills: tempos,…

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Instrument Exploration for Kids Ages 7-9yrs with Debby Norton

September 11 @ 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:15 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322

Instrument Exploration for Kids 7-9yrs Instructor: Debby Norton Level: Beginner Ages: 7-9yrs Description: Has your child expressed an interest in music, but you're not exactly sure where to start? Students are exposed to the layered elements of music and improvisation. We work together to understand the importance of beat, and then layer harmonic elements on top of the beat. We use special xylophones that are notated to explore these elements. We also learn basic chords on the ukulele. This class is meant to…

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Fiddle for Violinists Ages 10-12yrs with Malia Furtado

September 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Fiddle for Violinists for Ages 10-12yrs Instructor: Malia Furtado Level: Intermediate Age: 10-12yrs Description: Calling all adventurous young violinists who might like to try their hand at a few fiddle tunes! This class will explore a few traditional fiddle favorites - some Old Time, Bluegrass, a little Celtic, and maybe even something a little bluesy. Students will also learn how to "chop," play "taters," end a tune with "shave and a haircut." Prerequisite: Have completed Suzuki Violin Bk 1 (or…

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Girl Band for Kids 9-12yrs with Devon Sproule

September 14 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until December 21, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Girl Band for Kids Instructor: Devon Sproule Level: Progressing Beginner - Intermediate Age: 9-12yrs Description: Pop & rock’n’roll band class for young women! We will be improving our skills as singers and/or instrumentalists. We will also be working on our ability to communicate and collaborate as musicians.  Focus will be on learning songs that the band is interested in, and on writing our own. Prerequisite:Some experience (and enthusiasm!) with an instrument, singing, or songwriting required. What Students will Leave this class…

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Ukulele & Singing II for Ages 7-9yrs with Devon Sproule

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until December 21, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Ukulele & Singing II for Ages 7-9yrs Instructor: Devon Sproule Level: Level II Beginner Ages: 7-9yrs and parents w/ young children (18mo-6yrs) Description: Learning ukulele is a fast, fun, and rewarding experience. Great for people who might not have a ton of practice time but who love strumming and singing at home with their friends and family. Prerequisite: Either our Uke & Singing for Kids I class or some basic experience with ukulele — knowing at least 4 or 5 basic chords. What…

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Songwriting for Kids with Devon Sproule

September 14 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Saturday, repeating until December 21, 2019

The Front Porch, 221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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$322 – $742

Songwriting for Kids Instructor: Devon Sproule Level: Beginner Ages: 9-12yrs Description: Kids are natural songwriters. In this class, we will play creative games, learn writing tools, and process our day-to-day lives through song. Prerequisite: Some singing or instrument experience required. What Students will Leave this class having learned: Technique: song structure, melody writing, rhyming, rhythm Group playing skills: brainstorming and creativity, playing music in a group What students will need: paper or notebook pencil Next Level: Instrument specific courses Saturdays, 9/14/19 - 12/21/19 11:30am - 12:15pm…

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