Thursday Classes

Thursdays - Plainfield (Grades K-6)

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

Drum

Harp

Guitar

Piano

Voice

Winds & Horns

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)

Tuesdays & Wednesdays between 4:30 - 8:00 PM

Thursdays between 4:30 - 8:00 PM

Saturdays between 10:00 - 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.

Thursdays

(Grades 2 - 5 )

5:00 -6:00 PM

Event Date 10-17-2018 12:00 am

Using music creation software such a Garage Band or Logic, students learn the fundamentals of arranging their own tracks. They will explore a wide range of instruments and musical styles and will learn how to combine these elements to make original compositions.

Thursdays

(Grades 2 - 4 )

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 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.

Thursday

(Grades 3 - 7 )

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

Students learn 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.

Students are required to purchase a piano lesson book ($15) and The Institute offers portable Keyboards for $50.00.

Thursdays

(Grades K- 2)

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 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.

Thursdays

(Grades 3 - 7)

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

A 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.

Thursdays

(Grades 3 - 7 )

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

Students learn 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.

Students are required to purchase a piano lesson book ($15) and The Institute offers portable Keyboards for $50.00.

Thursdays

(Grades 3 - 7 )

6:00  - 7:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 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.

Thursdays

(Grades 2 - 4 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

Learning comtemporary theatrical and concert dance. Expressing emotions and concepts through body movements.  All levels welcome.

Thursdays

(Grades 3 - 7 )

6:00 - 7:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am

Using music creation software such a Garage Band or Logic, students learn the fundamentals of arranging their own tracks. They will explore a wide range of instruments and musical styles and will learn how to combine these elements to make original compositions.

Thursdays

(Grades 5 - 7 )

5:00 - 6:00 PM

Event Date 10-18-2018 12:00 am