WINTER SPRING 2020 MUSIC PROGRAMS

Beginner Bluegrass Guitar Masterclass
Kenneth Everett
Learn beginner bluegrass techniques and how to apply them to all styles of music. Taught by well-seasoned guitar player, Kenneth Everett, that teaches in a down-to-earth style that anyone can understand. This masterclass includes a full course book with chords, scales, tablature and other resources that will have you picking like a pro in no time. 10 week course.  Call to schedule lesson time.
Beginner Bluegrass Banjo Masterclass
Kenneth Everett
Learn beginner bluegrass techniques and how to apply them to all styles of music. Taught by well-seasoned banjo player, Kenneth Everett, that teaches in a down-to-earth style that anyone can understand. This masterclass includes a full course book with chords, scales, tablature and other resources that will have you picking like a pro in no time. 10 week course.  Call to schedule lesson time.
Swing Dance
Essie Jennings
Learn West Coast Swing Dance in these beginner-friendly classes for adults. Lesson at 6pm followed by open practice. Partners are welcome but not required. Skill level: All.
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POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 16
Aiken Youth Orchestra
Adam DePriest and Angela Shaw    
The orchestras are for a variety of ages - from youth to those young at heart!
Ensemble provides an opportunity for those who have never been in a group to play, rehearse and perform with other musicians. Aiken Youth Orchestra continues this education as the musician advances in skill. All ensemble and orchestra students should have some form of regular instruction on their instrument, be that a class at school, private lessons or lessons through Aiken Center for the Arts. Approximately one year of music experience is needed prior to auditioning. Scholarships are available. No member discount on music programs.
Cello and Bass Lessons
Adam DePriest    
Small Group, 8 lessons
*No member discount on music programs. Ten lessons Jan-May. Lesson payment may be made in two payments. $100 due upon signup, $100 due 03/02/20.  Call to schedule lesson time.
Violin/Viola Small Group Lessons
Laura Lee Atkinson   
Small Group, 10 lessons
*No member discount on music programs. Ten lessons Jan-May. Lesson payment may be made in two payments. $125 due upon signup, $125 due 03/02/20. Call to schedule lesson time.
Suzuki Pre-Twinkle
(Ages 3 - 6 with dedicated Parent)
Laura Lee Atkinson
An exciting class for 3-6 year olds with one parent in the at-home teacher role. Taught through technique building games and songs. Child must be potty-trained. Instructor will contact you upon registration to help you with sizing and instrument choice. *No member discount on music programs. Ten lessons Jan-May. Lesson payment may be made in two payments. $125 due upon signup, $125 due 03/02/20.
Suzuki Book 1 Violin & Viola
(ages 7-adult)
Laura Lee Atkinson
Skill building techniques will be taught using the Suzuki book 1 repertoire. Parent support for students 12 and under. Beginners will be contacted for instrument sizing and an introduction session. *No member discount on music programs. Ten lessons Jan-May. Lesson payment may be made in two payments. $125 due upon signup, $125 due 03/02/20.
Experienced Violin & Viola
(ages 13-adult)
Laura Lee Atkinson
Small group setting for students with one or more years of experience. This class will focus on intermediate to advanced string technique. Modified Suzuki and traditional approach will be used.  *No member discount on music programs. Ten lessons Jan-May. Lesson payment may be made in two payments. $125 due upon signup, $125 due 03/02/20.