Saturdays Classes

Saturdays-KIDS (Grades K – 7)

This is a fusion class of Recording artist, EMP and DJ.  Students will create their own musical songs, and using music creation software such a Garage Band or Logic, students learn the fundamentals of arranging their own tracks and beats. They will explore a wide range of instruments and musical styles and will learn how to combine these elements to make original compositions.

 

Saturday

( Grades 4 - 7 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

 
 
Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students build skills in fingering, form, and proper bow technique, while learning the fundamentals of music theory including reading music. Students will work individually and collaboratively on exercises and song work building rhythm, timing, concentration, comprehension and coordination. 

 

There is an additional fee for supplies

 

Saturdays

( Grades 2 - 5 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

A beginning acting class that gives students a chance to use their voices, bodies and imaginations to create characters and tell stories. Students work on pantomime, expressing emotion, and creating dialogue while becoming more comfortable and confident in front of others.

 

Saturdays

( Grades K -2 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students learn how to read as well as play notes and chords. Students build rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.

 

There is an additional fee for supplies

 

Saturdays

( Grades 3 - 6 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students learn the fundamental arms and feet positions, the proper terminology and the essential movements of ballet. Poise, balance, posture are also developed while students improve their coordination and grow confident as dancers. 


Saturdays

( Grades K - 3 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Learning different genres of dance. this may include some ballet, modern, jazz, and/or hip hop They will build skills in balancing and controlling their bodies and learn how to strengthen their own rhythm while learning a variety of sequences and dance choreography.

 

Saturdays

( Grades 4 - 8 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 06-05-2015 12:00 am

Students build on how to read as well as play notes and chords, as well as learn some more advanced techniques. Students build stronger rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.  This class is for students with a basic mastery of the guitar, looking to advance their techniques.

 

There is an additional fee for supplies

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Date 10-11-2017 12:00 am
Students will learn the importance of growing and maintaining a garden of vegetables, possibly flowers and plants as well.

 

Saturday

( Grades 3 - 5 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 10-13-2017 12:00 am
Students will learn the importance of growing and maintaining a garden of vegetables, possibly flowers and plants as well.

 

Saturday

( Grades 3 - 5 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 10-13-2017 12:00 am

We will explore Japanese contemporary drawing styles to create anime characters of our own vision and design. Students will also learn basic animation techniques. Starting with basic drawing techniques, children will learn about and experience various mixed media and create their own characters and their own comic books.

There is an additional Fee for Supplies

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 09-19-2018 12:00 am

African dance teaches social patterns and values and helps people work, mature, praise or members of the community while celebrating. African dances are largely participatory, with spectators being part of the performance. 

 

Saturdays

( Grades 2 - 5 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Discover and explore the vibrant rhythms of West Africa in this fun and communal, hands-on drum class. You’ll learn basic techniques and call-and-response patterns, with the djembe, as you practice traditional songs in a shared group drumming experience. 

 

Saturdays

( Grades 4 - 7 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

 
Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Beginning at age 6, ½ hour and 1 hour private lessons are available in:

Drum

Guitar

Piano

Voice

Saxaphone

Private Lessons are available in 24-week sessions from October to May. Lessons are scheduled individually by Institute staff. Private lessons are not covered for financial aid.

A limited number of lessons are available in 12-week session from February to May.

(Ages 6 - Adult)

Please contact us to see what may be available.

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students will learn rhythmic body movements combined with the vibrant rhythms of West African music in this fun and communal, hands-on drum class. You’ll learn basic techniques, call-and-response patterns, and basic rhythms on the djembe, as you practice traditional songs and movements in a shared group experience.

 

Saturdays

( Grades K - 3 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

 
Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students will learn skills for electric guitar 

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 10-16-2018 12:00 am

Students build on skills they learned in Piano I. Continuing learning about music theory. Students will begin playing with two hands and should know their basic keys and hand positions.  Students will have to be assessed before entering a Piano II class.

 

There is an additional fee for supplies

 

Saturdays

( Grades 3 - 6 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

 

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Students build skills in fingering, form, and proper bow technique, while learning the fundamentals of music theory including reading music. Students will work individually and collaboratively on exercises and song work building rhythm, timing, concentration, comprehension and coordination.

 

There is an additional fee for supplies

 

Saturdays

( Grades 4 - 7 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

An improvisational acting class that gives students a chance to use their voices, bodies and imaginations to create characters and tell stories. Students work on pantomime, expressing emotion, exploring new topics socially and emotionally and creating dialogue while becoming more comfortable and confident in front of others. 

 

Saturdays

(Grades 4 - 7)

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

 

 
Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

Class time will be spent on exploring foundation techniques associated with jewelry making Students will learn how to design and create handmade jewelry. 

 

Saturdays

( Grades 2 - 4 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

 
Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

 

 

Saturday

( Grades K - 3 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

 
Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

*Troupe Classes are by Audition only*

The Institute gets asked to perform for local events, so we created Harmony BAND! and Harmony CHOIR! Open to students who are proficient in an instrument. Must be available for rehearsal and performance opportunities. Interested students must audition to be considered.

Saturdays

( Grade 5 - 12 )

9:45 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

 

 

Saturday

( Grades 4 - 7 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm 

Event Date 10-19-2018 12:00 am

Learn how to draw and design your own fashions.

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Students build skills in drawing, painting and other mixed media that may include collage and sculpture. Color theory, composition and other fundamentals of visual arts will be explored. 

 

There is an additional Fee for Supplies.

 

Saturdays

( Grades K - 3 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Little ones have fun with movement and dance. Students will participate in physical exercises that build coordination, balance, and agility. Students will also explore a range of dance styles and will learn basic choreography that will have them dancing everywhere they go. 

 

Saturdays

( Grades K - 3 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Students learn how to read as well as play notes and chords. Students build rhythm, timing, coordination, memory and finger strength through a variety of music exercises and through playing classic and contemporary songs.

 

There is an additional fee for supplies

 

Saturdays

( Grades 4 - 7 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Fun and interactive activities and songs engage students in the movement and music. Students practice vocal technique including proper breathing, support and control to improve the quality and strength of their singing voices. By adding choreography, students learn how to use their bodies in combination with their voices to create a performance.

 

Saturdays

( Grades 3 - 6 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

 
Event Date 10-20-2018 12:00 am

Students learn both the basics of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs.

 

There is an additional fee for supplies 

 

Saturdays

( Grades K - 3 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 02-16-2019 12:00 am

Students are introduced to various musical instruments and song including learning music notes and scales, music values and ear training while having fun exploring instruments, singing songs and participating in a wide range of fun activities.

 

Saturdays

( Grades K - 3 )

10:30 am -11:30 am

Event Date 02-16-2019 12:00 am

Students practice vocal technique including proper breathing, support and control to improve the quality and strength of their singing voices. The class in enhanced by incorporating student centered creative projects to build to a final performance.

 

Saturdays

( Grades K - 2 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

**Troupe Classes are by Audition Only**

This Troupe class is for more seasoned dancers.  Learning advanced techniques and choreography, with a strong emphasis on mastering body alignment, strength development and control.  

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 12 )

9:45 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 10-22-2019 12:00 am

Dee Jay will teach all the basics of becoming a DJ.  Expect to learn teminology, technology and basic techniques.  Learn how your favorite DJs spin those great tunes. Open to all levels.

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

 

Event Date 01-30-2020 12:00 am

Small group collaboration and creativity work, understanding importance of using SM appropriately and responsibly.

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm

Event Date 02-11-2020 12:00 am

We will explore drawing styles to create characters and cartooning of their own vision and design. Students will also learn basic animation techniques. Starting with basic drawing techniques, children will learn about and experience various mixed media and create their own characters.

 

There is an additional Fee for Supplies.


Saturdays

( Grades 3 - 6 )

11:45 am - 12:45 pm 

Event Date 02-15-2020 12:00 am

Explore a new arena of percussion instruments, usually played as part of a musical marching ensemble. Students will play with various drums (snare, bass, etc.).

 

Saturdays

( Grades 5 - 8 )

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Event Date 01-26-2021 12:00 am

Students learn both the basics of music theory including the music alphabet, scales, and key signatures. Students also practice identifying keys, reading notes and build skills in rhythm and timing while learning to play a variety of songs. 

 

There is an additional fee for supplies.

 

Saturdays

( Grades 4 - 7 )

10:30 am - 11:30 am

Event Date 10-19-2021 12:00 am