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1505 Woodside Road
Redwood City, CA, 94061
United States

650-701-SONG (7664)

Music Lessons and Music Classes. Piano, Violin, Cello, Voice, Guitar

Music Classes

Our music classes are for the aspiring young musician. These classes teach the basics of music through games, songs, movement and instrumental performance. Classes are limited to 3-6 students. To Register, fill out the Student Inquiry, select the class and add a comment on your time preference. We'll contact you shortly after. Songwriting Classes can be found here.


Piano Apprentice
No classes scheduled at this time
Levels: ages 5-6

Want a fun intro to piano class for your young one? Our Piano Apprentice class is an 8-week course that will introduce the basics of music and piano in an exciting, small class setting. This is a great introduction to the piano, preparing students for private music lessons.

Students will develop the foundations of playing piano including:
- Correct hand position and posture
- Keeping a steady beat and basic rhythms
- Music fundamentals such as forte/piano, high/low, and basic note reading
- Fun songs
- Listening

$230 includes tuition, registration, and materials
2-4 students per class
45min classes

Class times are subject to change. Classes must meet enrollment of at least 2 students, otherwise they may be cancelled. There are no refunds or credits or make-ups for missed classes. 

A complimentary Preliminary Private Lesson is offered after the class to those interested. 


Music Technology
Beginning in February
Levels: grades 5-8

Are you looking for a great way to integrate your child's passion for music with technology? This12-week will cover the basics of the physics of sound, recording techniques, audio editors, and music programming. All that is required for the course is a laptop, a smartphone, and a pair of headphones and you can begin exploring a whole new world of sound. 

$300 includes tuition and registration
10 weeks
60min classes

Mon | starting in March 2018 | 6:30pm | James
Tues | starting in March 2018 | 6pm | James


North Star Choir

This class will be offered to North Star Academy students only. It'll be after school on Thursdays from 2-3pm


 

Small Voice Classes
May Begin Any Time
Must be similar ages

If your child has a couple of friends that wish to take voice classes together, this may be the best fit! 

Students will learn about the foundations of music and singing in a fun, group setting.

Enrollment is ongoing.
Students must find their own group.
$30 per student per class, billed by the month
45min classes

There are no individual cancelations or credits offered for missed classes,
unless the entire class in canceled.
 


Percussion Apprentice
Beginning in January
Levels: ages 6-8

Does your child have a knack for rhythm?  Are they constantly tapping and drumming on every surface available? If so, you may have a percussionist
on your hands!  

The 8 week group percussion class at MPMA is a great opportunity for your child to learn how to read and write music.  The snare drum (practice pad) will be the main tool in introducing concepts such as beat, rhythm, time keeping, note and rest values, meter, and much more.  Snare drum technique including grip, posture, approach, and stroke types will be covered.  Introduction and development of rudiments will also be studied which can then be applied to all other aspects of percussion including drumset.

$230 includes tuition, registration, and materials*
3-5 students per class
45min classes

Tuesdays | March 6 - April 1, 2018 | 3:30pm | Stuart

*materials include any books/music and a pair of drum sticks. A practice snare pad should be purchased online for home practice. One will be provided for use in the classes. 

Class times are subject to change. Classes must meet enrollment of at least 2 students, otherwise they may be cancelled. There are no refunds or credits or make-ups for missed classes. 

A complimentary Preliminary Private Lesson is offered after the class to those interested.