Age: 6th – 8th grade
Instructor: Ernie Aguirre
Through fun games, songs, and poems students learn about dynamics, rhythm, and begin identifying the sound of each of the ukulele strings. Daily practice required. Students must provide own instrument. Additionally, parents strongly are recommended to have their own instrument. Ukuleles are available for purchase at West Valley Music.
*Parent or guardian must be present for class
NO CLASS: April 27, May 11
For Level Placement Contact Instructor Astara Marcia:
Level 2: This Pre-Twinkle class continues to focus on building proper violin playing posture and on basic techniques such as how to hold the bow, how to hold the violin, pizzicato, and playing short songs. Students should complete Level 1 or contact the instructor for correct level placement.
Through fun games, songs, and poems students learn about dynamics, rhythm, the parts of the violin and bow, and begin aurally identifying the sound of each of the violin strings.
Ages 10 and up