We recommend students take rudiments classes alongside their private instrumental or voice lessons to enhance their understanding of the music they are learning.
Classes include an exploration of the following: Pitch and Notation, Scales and Keys, Rhythm, Intervals, Chords, Melody Writing, Music Appreciation/History, Analysis.
Elementary Rudiments: Prep Level 4
Course Date: TBA
Class Length: 1 hour (3 or more students) OR 45 minutes for Semi-Private Class
Course Duration: 32 weeks
Materials: The teacher will advise parents which books to purchase.
Cost per class: $TBA
Performance classes are part of the school curriculum and are held for private voice and instrumental students once each Session. The goal of these classes is to help students become more comfortable performing in front of others so that they will be able to share their talents with confidence. Teachers will inform parents and students of exact dates and times.
NEW: Group Ukulele Classes for Ages 5-10 years
New for 2023-2024!
This year the Guelph School of Music will be offering group ukulele classes. These 10 week sessions are a great way to introduce your child to music lessons, or to a new instrument. Sessions will culminate with a small concert where students will get the opportunity to perform with their group for family and friends.
Session Start Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Final Concert: Wednesday November 29, 2023
Ages 5-7 years: 5:30pm – 6:15pm
Ages 8-10 years: 6:15pm – 7:00 pm (NOTE – THIS CLASS IS NO LONGER RUNNING AND HAS BEEN COMBINED WITH THE EARLIER CLASS FOR THE FALL)