Two String Sessions to Choose from!
Session 1 Strings: Aug 12-15
Violin and Viola: 10:30-11:15a
Cello and Bass: 11:15a-12p
Session 2 Strings: Aug 12-15
Violin and Viola: 1:00-1:45p
Cello and Bass: 1:45p-2:30p
Join us for a 4 day workshop to give first year band and orchestra students a jump start on their instrument! In a small group setting, students will make their first sounds and go home with short, fun activities to play for homework. At the end of the week, students will leave knowing how to properly care for their instrument, the basics of good tone production, and how to be a successful music student!
Instructor: Buddy Griffith
Location: The Studios at R&D Music, 7 Fair Street (2nd floor) in Carmel.
Price: $40 per student. FREE for R&D Rental Customers. Click here for Rental info.
Day 1: How to assemble and properly care for my instrument. Making my first sound.
Day 2: Learning how my instrument makes sounds and changes pitch. Learning my first notes.
Day 3: Three notes for success: reading and counting rhythms, composing 3 note songs.
Day 4: More rhythm and embouchure / tone production practice. Tips for practicing at home and having FUN!