Music

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Did you know?

Many of our instructors offer private lessons at the Carrollwood Cultural Center.
For information, contact our Educational Director at (813) 269-1310 or fill out this online form.


Guitar

Piano

Ukulele

Voice

How to register for classes


Beginning Guitar with Ryan Muar

In this class students will learn guitar basics such as note reading, right and left hand positions and scales. This class is offered more than once per week. Please see schedule.

Ages: All ages ● Levels: 1, 2

Supplies: Students must provide their own guitar, paper, pencil and folder for music.

Tuition: Members $68 / Non-member $80

SUMMER II

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Intermediate Guitar with Ryan Muar

Students will begin by learning fundamentals to build a good foundation for making advances easily on the guitar. Topics that will be covered are reading, scales, chords, and left and right hand finger independence. Building on these topics, Ryan Muar will provide pieces of music that will continue the development and build a strong repertoire of music that is right for each individual. This class is offered more than once per week. Please see schedule.

Ages: All ages ● Levels: 2, 3

Supplies: Students must provide their own guitar, paper, pencil, and folder for music.

Tuition: Members $68 / Non-member $80

SUMMER II

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Adult Guitar with Ryan Muar

This class is for both adult beginners and intermediate students. Students will work on learning fundamentals to building a good foundation for making advances easily on the guitar. Topics that will be covered are reading, scales, chords, and left and right hand finger independence. Building on these topics, pieces of music will be provided that will continue the development and build a strong repertoire of music that is right for each individual.

Ages: 18 + ● Levels: 1, 2, 3

Supplies: Students must provide their own guitar, paper, pencil and folder for music.

Tuition: Members $68 / Non-member $80

SUMMER II

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Piano I (ages 5-7) with Ryan Muar

For young children with no prior piano experience. The keyboard will be introduced. Very basic theory will be explored including the treble and bass clef, the names of the lines and spaces along with the kinds of notes that make up a simple melody. This will be related to simple melody that they will learn.

Ages: 5-7 ● Levels: 1

Supplies: Students must provide their own headset, folder for handouts, and bring $15 to the first day of class for lesson book.

Tuition: Members $68 / Non-member $80

SUMMER II

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Exploring the Keyboard: Youth Piano with Ron Myers

Ages: 5-11 ● Levels: 1

Tuition: Member $68 / Non-member $80

Students will learn piano with non-traditional and progressive instructional methods which promotes individuality in a group setting.  Focus will be on fine motor skills / fingerwork, sound, chord study and ear training, as students explore their individual interests and musical styles based on their skill level. Instructor will assess students at the first class to guide their learning and interests.

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Key Concepts: Piano for Teens & Adults with Rob Myers

Ages: 12 to Adult ● Levels: 1

Tuition: Member $68 / Non-member $80

Students will learn piano with non-traditional and progressive instructional methods which promotes individuality in a group setting.  Focus will be on fine motor skills / fingerwork, sound, chord study and ear training, as students explore their individual interests and musical styles based on their skill level. Instructor will assess students at the first class to guide their learning and interests.

SUMMER II

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Beginning Ukulele with Patricia Bowes

Students will learn the basics of playing the ukulele, including easy chords and songs. The ukulele is a fun instrument to quickly learn chords and finger work before graduating to the guitar.

Ages: 10-18 ● Levels: 1

Supplies: Students must provide their own ukulele, which can be found at any music store for about $40.

Tuition: Member $68 / Non-member $80

This class is currently not scheduled. Please check back in September.

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Voice for Beginners with Patricia Bowes

Students will learn basic techniques of song and vocals. Each person will learn several songs to polish and present to the group. We will sing as a group and develop skills for singing solo songs, as well.

Ages: 8-18 ● Levels: 1

Tuition: Member $68 / Non-member $80

This class is currently not scheduled. Please check back in September.

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