Children learn basic guitar technique and the fundamentals of music in this classical guitar group. 

Class size is limited to six. Provide your own instrument.

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  • Guitar Stars (5-6 Years)

    First Session: Tue, Sep 9, 2014, 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

    Instructor: Michael Cioffero  show bio

    Michael Cioffero has a Master's Degree in classical guitar and has studied with Benjamin Verdery, Christopher Parkening and William Kanengiser among others. Michael has also studied flamenco guitar at Taller Flamenco Escuela de Flamenco in Seville, Spain. In addition to the 92nd Street Y School of Music, Michael is the guitar instructor at the prestigious Dalton School. Several of his students have gone on to study at major music conservatories such as the Manhattan School of Music, the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and Northwestern University. Michael performs many styles on guitar such as classical, flamenco, rock and jazz and has regular performances in New York City and throughout the United States. At age 19 he was one of 12 guitarists chosen nationwide to perform at the annual Christopher Parkening Master Class and, since then, has performed on VH1, Japanese Television, Off-Broadway plays, film...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Tuesday

    Sessions: 16

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S250, 2nd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $520.00

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  • Guitar Stars (5-6 Years)

    First Session: Fri, Sep 12, 2014, 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

    Instructor: Max Zuckerman  show bio

    Guitarist Max Zuckerman is a multifaceted guitarist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. He received his Master of Music Degree from the Yale School of Music where he studied with Benjamin Verdery. Max is also a graduate of the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore where he earned both a Bachelors of Music and a Graduate Performance Degree in the studio of Manuel Barrueco.

    In 2002, at the American String Teachers’ Association national competition, Max won first prize in his division (under 18 guitar) and Grand Prize for all string instruments in the under 18 division. In March 2003, Max won first prize in the Portland Guitar Festival Solo Guitar Competition. In the spring of 2009, Max premiered a new work by Matthew Cmiel commissioned by the Baltimore Classical Guitar Society in Baltimore and that fall he was the featured performer in the New York City Classical Guitar Society Second Sundays...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here

    Day(s): Friday

    Sessions: 14

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    Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

    Room: S250, 2nd Fl, S Bldg

    Price: from $455.00

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