Classes


View our 2018-2019 course catalog

Browse all of our class offerings for the 2018-2019 school year below. When you know which class you would like to enroll in, click the “Enroll Now” button below!

Classes run from September 4th, 2018 – June 7th, 2019.

K – 5 youth may attend the MAC any time between 2 – 6 pm on the day of their class. Youth interested in attending the MAC on days they don’t have class can enroll in our Extended Care Services.

6th – 12th grade youth enrolled in a class may attend the MAC any day, any time between 2 – 8 pm. Teens attending the MAC outside their class hours may participate in our Teen Collaboration Opportunities.

If you are currently enrolled in a class and need to withdraw, please fill out our Class Withdrawal Form.

Have other questions about how the MAC works? Visit out Parent Info page.

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Music Basics

Class Description: Introduce your child to the most basic music concepts and ideas in this fun class. Youth will learn about rhythms and timing while exploring how they can make music on their own!

Grade Level: 18 months - 2 years old (a parent/guardian is required to work with their child during this class)

Class Time: Wednesdays: 9:30 - 10:15 am

*This class will begin at the start of the 2019 - 2020 school year.

Instructor: TBD

Cost: $35/month

Music Basics 2

Class Description: In this course, youth will have an opportunity to learn more music concepts and basic theory through fun rhythmic games, activities, and we'll start introducing youth to how to play the piano.

Grade Level: 3 - 4 years old (parents/guardians are not needed to stay during this class)

Class Time: Wednesdays: 10:30 - 11:15 am

*This class will begin at the start of the 2019 - 2020 school year.

Instructor: TBD

Cost: $35/month

Private Music Lessons

Class Description: Receive one-on-one instruction on the instrument of your choice: Drum Set, Guitar, Piano, Marimba, & Marching Percussion Instruments. Have an instrument you would like to learn that is not listed? Contact us to see if we can accommodate you! Private lessons are proven to be the best way to receive consistent, personalized instruction.

Grade Level: K - 12

Class Time: Private lessons on all instruments are available Monday - Friday between 2 - 8 pm. Lessons are available for 30 minutes or 1 hour per week (your choice).

Instructor: Various

Cost: $50/month for 30 minute weekly lessons. $80/month for 1 hour weekly lessons.

Elementary Drum Line

Class Description: Learn basic drum skills on marching snare drums in this class. Learn how to properly hold drum sticks, play with the proper technique, and we'll learn and play some basic exercises together.

Grade Level: K - 5

Class Time: Fridays: 4 - 4:45 pm

*This class is currently FULL

Instructor: Paul Martini

Cost: $35/month

Adv. Drum Line

Class Description: Percussions ready to take their skills to the next level will be able to develop their skills in this advanced ensemble class. Youth will learn advanced drumming concepts by playing more challenging rudiments and rhythms. Members will also learn the basics of traditional grip, they'll learn more about timing, technique, and more!

Grade Level: 6 - 9

Class Time: Fridays: 5 - 6 pm

Instructor: Paul Martini

Cost: $40/month

Elementary Marimba

Class Description: In this small ensemble class, youth will learn the basics of marimba. By using a mix of our smaller and larger marimbas, youth will be able to learn about rhythm, timing, melody, basic music theory, and more. Youth will also learn several warm-ups and music pieces to perform.

Grade Level: K - 5

Class Time: Wednesdays: 4 - 5 pm

Instructor: Paul Martini

Cost: $40/month

Marimba Pop

Class Description: In this advanced ensemble class. Youth will have the opportunity to develop their musical skills on our full-size marimbas through more demanding music and playing techniques. Members will also be exposed to four-mallet playing techniques.

Grade Level: 6 - 9

Class Time: Wednesdays: 5:30 - 6:30 pm

Instructor: Paul Martini

Cost: $40/month

IMPACT Percussion

Class Description: Youth ready to take their music skills to a new level are encouraged to audition for this ensemble. IMPACT Percussion is a high-demand activity that requires significant dedication and time. For more information about the ensemble, including how to audition, visit impactpercussion.org.

Grade Level: 14 - 22 years old

Class Time: Most weekends between November - April

Instructor: Josh Peterson

Cost: $850/season