Classes for Adults

Music of India

This course will introduce students to the building blocks of Indian classical music (Ragas). No previous technical knowledge of music is necessary. Students will gain an understanding of how to listen and appreciate the music by studying cornerstone artists, the style’s historical evolution and technical development through lecture, discussion, videos, readings and deep listening.

Jazz and Gender

This philosophy, sociology and history class considers the unsung heroes in jazz (including women and musicians identifying as LGBTQIA+) and gender as a construct in our society.

Vocal Workshop for Singers and Singer-Songwriters

For singers who have experience singing in groups and solo, this workshop is designed to develop a personal approach to interpreting songs, build performance skills In a small, nurturing environment, students develop vocal technique and breath control, discover warm-up exercises and guided meditations that bring an awareness to the body in preparation for singing.

Beginner Vocal Class

If you’ve never had formal training or would like to start singing again, this course will help students discover vocal technique, warm-up exercises and guided meditations that bring an awareness to the body in preparation for singing.

Beginner Piano for Adults

Open to adults who are either completely new to the piano have had some prior experience at a beginner level. In a relaxed small group setting, students receive individual attention and helpful resources to familiarize them with the piano.

Schoenberg Theory of Harmony (Advanced Level)

This course is designed for advanced musicians who have had previous experience studying theory and harmony. This introductory course to the Schoenberg Theory of Harmony will cover topics including chord voicing, 4 part writing, voice leading, progressions and the preparation and resolution of dissonance.

Music Theory for Adults (Beginner Level)

This class covers the building blocks of music such as notation, harmony, melody and rhythm. For adults who are interested in appreciating and understanding how music works, this class requires no prior training in music and will bring a fresh perspective to the music you listen to everyday.