Free July Mini-Classes

Register below for free July Mini-Classes

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"Get Your Feet Wet Virtual Choir” with Voices in Harmony! - Hybrid (Virtual+Face to Face)

This choir is open to members of Voices in Harmony and everyone in the community. Outdoor "Park Sing" + virtual choir experience.

Director: Steve Szalaj
Rehearsal Day/Time:                 Mondays/7:30pm – 9:00pm
Rehearsal Dates:                       July 6, 13, 20, 27


EYC’s Make A Difference Summer Sing - Hybrid (Virtual+Face to Face)
Please join Mrs. Tucker for a jump into the virtual choir pool! We will learn Moses Hogan’s “I Will Make A Difference” and create a virtual choir video of all of us singing it. We will also be creating and practicing ways we can each make a difference in the lives of people around us. Depending on weather, we may meet in person, outside, wearing masks and maintaining social distance.

This experience is open to students entering grades 1 - 6
Director: Ann Tucker
Rehearsal Day/Time:                 Mondays at 4pm – 4:45pm
​                                                  +Mini virtual private lessons scheduled individually
Rehearsal Dates:                       July 13, 20 and 27


Suzuki Piano Book 1A Virtual Summer Camp - Virtual
Enjoy this virtual camp of reviewing book one songs through fun activities.  This class is open to students who are currently working in or have recently completed Suzuki Piano Book 1.

Instructor: Tom Vos
Class Date/Times: Tuesday, July 21, Wednesday, July 22, Thursday, July 23
11:00am – 11:40am = group class session
11:40am – 12:20pm = lunch break
12:20pm – 1:00pm = group class session


Epic Fluting with Jean Bishop! - Virtual
Work on flute techniques using Dr. Sanchez’s Epic Flute Warm-Ups in preparation for the 2020 ILMEA auditions. 

Class Day/Time:               Wednesdays at 3:30pm – 4:00pm (students entering 7 – 8 grade)
                                       Wednesdays at 4:00pm – 4:30pm (students entering 9 – 12 grade)
Class Dates:                        July 8, 15, 22, 29


Violin Technique Classes - Virtual
Work on violin technique as well as prepare for upcoming orchestra ILMEA auditions.

Instructor:                       Joanna Bryk-Roberts
Class Day/Time:              Wednesdays at 3:00pm – 3:30pm (students entering grades 6 – 8)
Wednesdays at 3:30pm – 4:00pm (students entering grades 9 – 12)
Class Dates:                     July 15, 22, 29, August 5


Saxophone Mini Class #1:  The saxophone vibrato – sound like a professional! - Virtual
This class is open to saxophone players entering grades 8 - 12

Instructor:                    Bill Olsen
Class Day/Time:            Saturdays/10:30am – 11:00am
Class Dates:                  July 11, 18, 25, August 1


Saxophone Mini Class #2:  The bis b-flat – the saxophonists secret fingering! - Virtual
This class is open to saxophone players entering grades 8 - 12

Instructor:                    Bill Olsen
Class Day/Time:            Saturdays/11:30am – noon
Class Dates:                  July 11, 18, 25, August 1

Musical Theatre Eras and Repertoire - Virtual
Learn about the eras of musical theatre! Students will learn about a wide variety of repertoire and can expect to walk away from the class with a greater knowledge of musical theater repertoire and resources to help guide them in choosing selections for future auditions. 
This class is open to students entering grades 8 - 12

Instructor:                      Ashley Puenner
Class Day/Time:            Fridays/1:00pm – 2:00pm
Class Dates:                  July 10, 17, 24, 31


Fluting on Fridays - Virtual
Work on practice and audition strategies to prepare for a successful 2020 ILMEA audition! Bring your flutes and ILMEA repertoire to each class. 

Instructor:                      Cynara Pierzina
Class Day/Time:            Fridays 1:00pm – 1:30pm (middle school)
                                      Fridays 1:30pm – 2:00pm (high school)
Class Dates:                  July 10, 17, 24, 31


Creating a Virtual Ensemble Video - Virtual
Learn how to record, edit and add effects to your own music ensemble video! 
This class is open to all instrumentalists and vocalists entering grades 7 – 12.

Instructor:                      Keith Hulen
Class Day/Time:            Tuesdays/Thursdays 1:30pm – 2:00pm
Class Dates:                  July 7, 9, 14, 16, 21, 23, 28, 30