Summer Programs (2019)
Private Lessons are available for youth and adults throughout the summer based on faculty availability. Students may enroll for as few as four lessons, or as many as the teacher can accommodate. Upon registration, schedules will be coordinated with the Registrar.
To register for any of our summer offerings, complete and submit our
Family Music (ages 0-5)
Registration Deadline: June 10
Tuesday and Thursday, July 9-25, 2019 - 9:30 -10:15 am
Music ability is as much a basic life skill as walking and talking, and all children can learn to sing in tune, keep a beat, and participate with pleasure and confidence in the music of their culture.
Family Music is an opportunity to nurture your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement as we sing, dance, chant, and play instruments in an informal setting that will enrich their musical environment and guide them towards a lifetime of music making enjoyment. For children ages birth through 5 years with parent/caregiver. To register online, click here.
Carolyn Mazel, instructor
Music Discoveries: Create A Musical! (ages 5-9)
Registration Deadline: June 10 Extended deadline: July 1
Monday through Friday, July 8-12, 2019 - 9:00 am-12:30 pm
Participants will put their imaginations to work writing a collective story. Incorporating various visual and musical arts activities, participants will create characters, scenes, props and costumes, as well as songs and musical effects to interweave within the story. The program concludes with a public performance of the finished musical for family and friends. To download the complete brochure, click here.
Liam Hurley, instructor
Blues Jam Class (adults)
Registration Deadline: July 20
Tuesdays (6 weeks), Dates July 9, 16, 23 and Aug, 2019, 6:30-7:45 pm
NCMC's weekly Blues Jam Class is a small ensemble program for adults open to guitarists, vocalists and other instrumentalists interested in coming together to play a variety of styles of blues.
Adam Bosse, instructor
Summer Youth Chamber Music Program
Registration Deadline: April 7
Monday through Friday, June 24-28, 2019
Jr. Program (grades 4-6) - 9:15 am-12:30 pm
Sr. Program (grades 6-12) - 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Auditions: Fri, Feb 15, 4:00-6:30 pm; Sat, Mar 30, 1:00-4:00 pm; Fri, Apr 5, 4:00-6:30 pm (call to schedule)
Participants will be offered the opportunity to work in small and large ensembles with peers at their age and experience level under the instruction of experienced faculty coaches. Special workshops are offered each day, and the program concludes with a public performance for family and friends. To download the complete brochure, click here.
Summer Rock Band Program (ages 10-18)
Registration Deadline: May 20
Week 1: Monday through Friday, July 15-19, 2019 - 11:30 am-4:00 pm
Week 2: Monday through Friday, July 22-26, 2019 - 11:30 am-4:00 pm
Optional Recording Studio Class Add-On (ages 13-18): 10:00-11:30 am
Participants will learn the fundamentals of working in a rock band with peers at their age and experience level under the instruction of experienced faculty coaches. The program concludes with a public performance for family and friends. To download the complete brochure, click here.