Does not include service & handling fees, if applicable.
Children learn musicianship and music theory through musical activities, games and singing.
Through this course, your young musician will retain more from private instruction, memorize pieces faster and more efficiently, sight read more accurately, better understand his or her repertoire, and much more! Note-ready, elementary understanding of scales, intervals and chords required.
$125 for students taking private lessons. Private lesson students must register for theory courses by phone or in person to receive discounted rates.
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Benjamin Grow, a strong believer in a diverse approach to music, has performed on trumpet and sung with choirs in numerous festivals and concerts across North America. His interests in keyboards and early music have led him to chamber music performances on harpsichord with both period and modern instruments. While focusing on music theory and trumpet while in school at Rice University, Benjamin also studied conducting and composition with students of Nadia Boulanger at the Ecole Normal de Musique de Paris. He has conducted in Paris, Houston and led coachings in Mexico. He is currently a music theory instructor at the School for Strings in Manhattan, and has taught up to the university level. Benjamin received the Bachelor of Music degree from Rice University and has pursued graduate studies at McGill University in Montreal.
Theory Comes Alive (Beginner) / 8-12 yrs
Theory Comes Alive (Intermediate) / 8-12 yrs