Group Music Courses
Eight Week Course
How to take an inspiration and write a song. Our Group Songwriting Course allows participants to explore songwriting in a comfortable and secure enviornment. You'll get started writing songs right from the word "Go". Topics covered will be different song forms: Verse/Chorus; Verse/Refrain; AABA, and others, basic music theory (common chord progressions and how to find new ones), and lyric writing, and many other topics. The emphasis of this course is on songwriting, and practical knowledge to help you get started cranking out all the songs that you have in you.
- Song form: Verse/Chorus; Verse/Refrain; AABA, and others.
- Basic music theory (Common chord progressions and how to find new ones.)
- Crafting an exciting and new hook/title for your song.
- Writing fresh and original lyrics that grab your listener.
- Finding a groove: How to create a rhythmic sound that will make your music stand out.
- Applications of a Rhyming Dictionary/Thesaurus
- How to develop and add depth to your songs
- How to collaborate and provide feedback for peers in a constructive and supportive way
LIMITED NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS PER CLASS IN ORDER TO PROVIDE THE OPTIMAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE!
ALL REGISTRANTS RECEIVE A RENTAL GUITAR TO TAKE HOME DURING THE 8 WEEK COURSE. RENTAL FEES ARE WAIVED.
Have you ever thought about learning how to play guitar? Stop dreaming and make it a reality! Our GROUP GUITAR course for beginners is an 8-week introduction designed to get you playing as fast as possible. You'll learn about the parts of the guitar; a brief, yet highly informative explaination of basic music theory; you'll learn how to tune your instrument, and of course we'll learn open chords and get you playing some songs quickly. It's a low-pressure, fun enviornment conducive to learning and getting you started on your musical adventure. Come make music at Music Makers!
We are offering the course at 4 different times to make it most convenient for you.
C) SOLD OUT: Wednesday (6:00 - 7:00pm)
10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, (skip 11/23) 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
D) SOLD OUT! Wednesday (7:00 - 8:00pm) 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, (skip 11/23) 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
Music Makers offers a wide variety of band experience workshops for all level players.....whether you're new to your instrument, haven't played in a band with others, need to refine your playing skills or you're a more experienced player. The highest priority is given to matching musicians by playing level. We offer FREE assessments by one of our experienced instructors. Registration Now Open for Winter 2017 Courses!
Terms & Conditions
We ask all group course participants to please make every effort to attend all classes and/or rehearsals. If you're unable to attend a class or rehearsal, please let us know by emailing email@example.com or call 212-239-7054.
Cancellation Policy: Upon submission of the registration form to Music Makers, you will receive an mail confirming your slot in the group course. At this time your slot is guaranteed. If for any reason you are unable to attend the course, Music Makers will make every effort to find a replacement for the vacated slot. If a replacement is found, you will receive a pro-rated credit, minus a $50.00 administrative fee.
Submitting the Registration Form & authorizing payment to Music Makers NY means you agree to all of the above terms & conditions
CALL 212-239-7054 or EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about our Band Experience Workshops, Group Courses, or any of the other programs we offer.