Group Music Classes

Music provides children a stimulating outlet with which to express themselves. The Gifted Music School environment provides social interaction, focus, and exceptional education for their maturing lives. Whether your child is a beginner or advanced musician, our exceptional artists and instructors will focus on your child's strengths and to help her succeed. Choose from private lessons, classes, or performance-based ensembles. For questions, contact us.

Group Classes Offered 2017 - 2018

  • Guitar Group Class. Cindy Spell. At the Gifted Music School group guitar classes, you can explore the instrument as a beginner and learn fundamentals like chords and reading melodies and also get some experience playing in an ensemble. Individual lessons push each student to prepare solo pieces for performance. Guitar may still be seen as slightly out of the mainstream in the classical music world, but it is a versatile instrument of serious study and potential. Embrace your individuality and join the growing studio of guitarists at GMS! Register now
  • Chamber Music. Various faculty.  Tuition $375 - $580 (dependent on group configuation)
    There is nothing better than playing music with friends! The study of chamber music allows students to work together through focused activity and shared goals. Ensemble playing gives each member a chance to develop listening skills, musical sensitivity and group dynamics. Groups are selected based on age and level. Register now
  • Early Childhood Program. Several group music classes are for children younger than 7 years old. Read more about the Early Childhood Program.
  • Pre-Twinkle Suzuki Violin. Brecklyn Ferrin. Tuesday 11:30am, Semester 1 - $300, Semester 2 - $400
    This is a class for first-time violin students, ages 3-4. Maximum of four students per class. This is a two semester class. Students will learn in the first semester to create their bow holds, keep tall, balanced posture with the violin, and produce a basic tone on the instrument, along with learning basic concepts of music. The second semester will focus on learning Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star. The second semester will also help each student transition into individual private lessons. Register now
     
  • Vivace Violin Performing Group. TBA.
    Gifted Music School is excited to announce a new traveling violin performing group, Vivace! To audition for this group the student needs to be at or above a Suzuki Book 6 level. Vivace will perform a wide range of music to appeal to diverse audiences. Classical, fiddling, sacred and popular music will comprise the repertoire. Learn more.