To participate in the winter session, children must be registered prior to January 15.
|Saturday, January 26||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 1|
|Saturday, February 2||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 2|
|Saturday, February 9||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 3|
|12:15pm – 1:30pm||Intercambio Potluck|
|Saturday, February 16||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 4|
|Saturday, February 23||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 5|
|Saturday, March 2||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 6|
|Saturday, March 9||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 7|
|Saturday, March 16||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 8|
|Saturday, March 23||9:30am – 12:15pm||Class 9|
|Saturday, March 30||9:30am – 12:15pm||Last Day of Instruction|
|12:15pm – 1:00pm||Musical Presentation|
|1:00pm – 2:00pm||Intercambio Potluck|
Do you think the guitar may be right for you? Enroll in our Beginning Guitar Class and find out! Beginning Guitar is a ten week course designed to introduce basic guitar playing to beginners, with no previous music study needed. Emphasis is placed on learning guitar skills through playing classic pop songs. Essential guitar skills and basic note-reading are taught in a fun, supportive setting that allows students to develop at their own pace. Classes are formed by age group, and class materials are flexible to accommodate the interests of each class group.
Learn how to play the basic drum tones on your hand drum while staying relaxed and at ease. This class is geared towards those who have little or no prior drumming experience, but can also easily accommodates intermediate players. For the warm-up we cover the basics such as holding and striking a drum and basic coordination drills. After that we will learn and play the rhythms listed on the class handout.
Universal hand drum techniques
Exercises for timing and speed
Poly-Rhythms (more than one rhythm at the same time) and Improvisation
Community Drum Circle Confidence
If your child has expressed curiosity in learning violin, this class is perfect for them! This small, engaging group will allow your child to discover the excitement of violin playing. Students will learn the basics of violin playing and musical literacy. Beginner students will start with fundamentals such as learning the parts of the violin, bowing and proper finger placement all while learning fun songs. BCAC Mentors will help students discover their potential of producing a good, controlled, solid sound of the violin and will instruct in a very understandable way so that learning will be enjoyable. Their learning will culminate in a final performance for family and friends to attend at the final session.
This class is designed to introduce young beginning singers, with no previous experience, to various basics skills of healthy vocal production through the teaching of diverse songs from all cultures. We will learn through the oral-tradition of paperless singing as well as learn some basics about how to read music. This class is open to students of all ages and is offered free of charge.