CMA Class Description

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All Students will Learn Musicians Ettiquite

Children’s Band (4-6) 

Each week we drum, sing, dance, play rhythm instruments and begin to play music-based games. The Children’s Band 4-5yrs guides children toward developmentally appropriate music and movement activities, where they can begin to take charge, lead others and be musically creative, as they:

  • Make up their own drumming patterns
  • Invent new ways to play rhythm instruments (shakers, sticks, etc.)
  • Create movement ideas for songs
  • And even take a drum solo!

Concert Band/Marching Band (7-18yrs Old)

Each week we will come together to create a sound of oneness weather through Concert sound or Marching Band. The students will be able to take away from this class discipline, responsibility, leadership. The study and performance of quality band music.  Class activities emphasize the development of instrument technique, tone production, tuning, fundamentals of music theory, music reading, and listening skills.

Jazz Band (7-18 yrs Old)

Each week students will  learn to play jazz through a variety of different styles of jazz music. These styles are blues, shuffle, ballad, samba, and rock. Students will play and understand improvisation through rhythm changes and blues form. The students will be able to take away from this class discipline, responsibility, leadership. The study and performance of quality band music.  Class activities emphasize the development of instrument technique, tone production, tuning, fundamentals of music theory, music reading, and listening skills.

 

Church Band (7-18yrs Old)

 Each week students will learn to play in a church setting learning a variety of skills learning how to play through improvisation, reading music, learning different styles and preferences in different church settings. The students will be able to take away from this class discipline, responsibility, leadership. The study and performance of quality band music.  Class activities emphasize the development of instrument technique, tone production, tuning, music reading, and listening skills.

Private Lesson (4-18 yrs Old)

All Private lessons each week will enhance the learning capacity of the students ability to learn the instrument that they have chosen to play to enhance. They will have a tutor of music come in and properly teach them how to play the instrument correctly and advance there skill.